Service Technician Offshore Oostende

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Siemens Gamesa

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Ostend, Belgium

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27 days ago


We are looking for a service technician to join our team in Oostende. As a service technician, you will work under an SGRE maintenance technician executing ordinary and extraordinary maintenance and troubleshooting inside the offshore wind turbines. The technician will have 14 days on and 14 days off based onboard within an offshore wind service operation vessel (SOV).

The main tasks of the service technician are to perform mainly pre-defined technical tasks, for example, basic commissioning of products and systems, integration of components to a system, basic engineering, maintenance jobs, and support customers remotely and onsite.

The service technician will coordinate and accomplish defined service operations and/or resolves product issues for customers equipment while providing support in generating sales leads for pre-defined service offers and contribute to planning activities.

The focus will be on adhering the defined processes and applicable regulations. As part of choosing right solution, the technician will be responsible for improvement measures and modifications.

You should have a desire to learn about electrical, mechanical, and hydraulic schematics as you will be responsible of the general maintenance of the turbines.

Your main tasks consist of implementing ordinary and extraordinary maintenance actions on the electrical and electronic parts of the turbine, analyzes and diagnoses faults in the electronic and electrical systems, using specific schemes and automated control systems and support (video screens from which check the performance of the machinery); identify the fault, carry out the repair and replacement of parts, modules or tools.

Ensuring that on-site work is always carried out with safety as the highest priority. It is crucial that you will be fully compliant with SGRE safety codes and have a history of being able to follow set procedures.

As a person, you are compliant, flexible, and eager to work in a job that will offer you freedom and great opportunity to learn and become an independent problem-solver. You will be multitasking and planning service activities, while coordinating these activities within your team.


A candidate with at least a high school diploma (mechanical or electrical is a plus) and minimum 2 years of experience in the electricity- or mechanical industry (Experience in wind industry is considerated a significant advantage).

A candidate that is comfortable working at high altitudes and should have thorough and high safety awareness.

Driving license is a requirement in the service and you shall be flexible and prepared to travel as our customers' wind farms are spread over a large geographical area.

It is important to communicate in English, both written and verbal, as some of the documentation and other tasks are completed in English.

The ideal candidate is accurate, has good computer skills, an educational degree in electricity, hydraulics or mechanics is meritorious, as well as experience in wind power, electricity, mechanics or hydraulics would be an advantage.

Jobgerelateerde competenties

  • De uitrusting wijzigen of aanpassen volgens de wettelijke of productievereisten (productiesnelheid, nieuwe producten, ...)
  • Werken aan: Turbines
  • De onderhoudsgegevens van een werkplaats of een dienst opvolgen, analyseren en afwijkingen vaststellen (kosten, onverwachte uitgaven, inventaris van losse stukken, ...)
  • Monteren van onderdelen of stukken van de industriële of exploitatie-uitrusting volgens de machinevoorschriften, documentatie, ...
  • Werken aan: Elektromotoren
  • De industriële of exploitatie-uitrusting afstellen en de werking ervan controleren
  • Een computer aansluiten op de uitrusting en storingen opsporen met behulp van geregistreerde programma's
  • Een storing in de installatie lokaliseren en technische oplossingen en herstellingsvoorwaarden bepalen
  • Kosten en herstellingstermijnen inschatten en een kostenraming voor de interventie opmaken
  • Een onderhoudsploeg of een productie- of exploitatieteam technisch bijstaan
  • De componenten van defecte systemen identificeren, herstellen of vervangen (tandwielstellen, kogellagers, hydraulische verdelers, onderdelen van gestuurde processen, ...)
  • De opvolggegevens van interventies registreren en de informatie doorgeven aan de betrokken dienst
  • Preventieve of correctieve onderhoudswerken organiseren, plannen en opvolgen

Persoonsgebonden competenties

  • Plannen en organiseren
  • Communiceren
  • Verantwoordelijkheid
  • Resultaatgerichtheid
  • Analyseren
  • Kritisch denken
  • Zelfstandigheid
  • Samenwerken
  • Flexibiliteit
  • Klantgerichtheid


We focus on personal and professional development to grow internally within our organization. Siemens Gamesa offers a wide variety of benefits such as employer-funded pension, attractive remuneration package (fixed) and local benefits such as subsided lunch, employee discounts and more.

Plaats tewerkstelling

Esplanadestraat 14 - 8400 OOSTENDE
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Bijlage: Service Technician Fulltime Oostende.pdf


Vereiste studies

  • TSO 3de graad: Studiegebied Mechanica - Elektriciteit
  • gelijkwaardig door ervaring.


  • Minstens 2 jaar ervaring


  • Engels (zeer goed)


  • B


  • Vaste Job
  • Contract van onbepaalde duur
  • Voltijds
  • Dagwerk
  • Weekend

Plaats tewerkstelling

  • Esplanadestraat 14 - 8400 OOSTENDE