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Responsibilities:

  • Day to day running and supervision of Vestas south Island Wind farms , reporting directly to the NZ service manager
  • Management of site compliance with local and Vestas requirements
  • Work to the highest safety and environmental standards whilst ensuring that service targets are met
  • Ensure site Carry out periodic service inspections in accordance with Vestas' specifications alongside both electrical, mechanical, and hydraulics component replacement and troubleshooting
  • Ensure a smooth operation of our turbines and use of our systems within condition monitoring and remote control
  • Maintain an efficient service vehicle and well-stocked warehouse by ordering materials, tools, and spare parts when needed
  • Assemble components and main components according to current rules or work instructions, if necessary, making use of internal or external cranes
  • Proactive contact with customers regarding completed and upcoming service and repairs

Qualifications:

  • Strong leadership skills
  • Electrical, mechanical, or hydraulic experience accompanied by a passion to develop your skills further within these fields
  • Good computer skills; experienced in handling different tools or systems to monitor work and documentation
  • Good English skills, both written and spoken
  • Valid driver's license

Competencies:

  • A leader that fosters a good team approach, and the ability to develop a team to achieve to a high standard
  • A significant understanding of and commitment to the highest standard of health and safety in the work environment
  • Ability to climb a wind turbine and perform tough physical work in heights as well as in various weather conditions
  • Open to travel to other sites when required
  • Enjoy working in teams and communicating with numerous stakeholders; you will work closely with others in the field but also connect with the wider business
  • Solutions-oriented, independent, and well organized in your work

What we offer:

We offer the chance to join the global leader in sustainable energy solutions, with the training and development to match. Every day will be different, and you will get to work with some of the industry's most highly skilled and experienced colleagues both locally and across the globe.


We recognize that as well as providing you with a challenging and varied work environment, we must also provide a rewards package to match. That is why, in addition to a competitive salary, working for Vestas comes hand-in-hand with an attractive benefits package.


Our Benefits

  • Join the World's Leading Wind Energy Solutions Provider
  • Excellent Career Development opportunities both Nationally and Globally
  • A workplace that embraces Diversity and Inclusion
  • Flexible workplace arrangements
  • 13 weeks Paid Primary Carers Leave
  • 3 weeks Paid Secondary Carers Leave
  • Employee Assistance Program

Vestas is an equal opportunity employer. We are dedicated to attracting, retaining and developing our people. Applications are encouraged from all sectors of the community and we strongly encourage applications from those who identify as being Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander.

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About Vestas
Vestas is the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We specialize in designing, manufacturing, installing, and servicing wind turbines, both onshore and offshore.
Across the globe, we have installed more wind power than our competitors in the renewable energy arena. We consider ourselves forerunners within the industry, as Vestas continuously aims to design new solutions and technologies to create a more sustainable future for all of us. With more than 145 GW of wind power installed worldwide and 40+ years of experience in wind energy, Vestas has an unmatched history demonstrating our expertise within the field.
With 29,000 employees globally, Vestas is a diverse team united by a common goal: to power the solution – today, tomorrow, and far into the future.
Vestas promotes a diverse workforce which embraces all social identities and is free of any discrimination. We commit to create and sustain an environment that acknowledges and harvests different experiences, skills, and perspectives, and gives everyone equal access to opportunity.
To learn more about our company and life at Vestas, we invite you to visit our website at www.vestas.com and follow us on our social media channels. We also encourage you to join our Talent Universe to receive notifications on new and relevant postings.