Service Technician - Vestas Sweden

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Malmö, Sweden

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6 days ago

SE, Malmo | Skilled Worker / Semi-Skilled Worker | Full-Time | ID: 10495

Are you interested in new technology and have an electrical, mechanical or hydraulics background? Do you enjoy working with your hands and bring solutions to technical problems? We are looking for Service Technicians on several locations around Sweden. At Vestas you will have the opportunity to develop your skills together with the leading player within wind energy and contribute to a greener world.

In Vestas we have installed more wind power than anyone else, and the maintenance and service activities you do every day will contribute to us maintaining the best possible quality vital for both our customers and the very planet.
Vestas Northern and Central Europe (NCE) is a sales business unit covering Scandinavia, Finland, UK, Ireland, Poland, the Baltics, Germany, Benelux as well as Eastern Europe and the south part of Africa. We are responsible for sales project, installation and service of wind farms throughout these regions. The business unit has a head office in Hamburg and a regional office in Malmö, as well as warehouses close to the wind farms across the region.
Vestas Northern and Central Europe strive to be the No. 1 performing business unit within Vestas, not only in modern energy, but also in employee and customer satisfaction. With these ambitions, a Service Technician holds an important role as the frontline of our service agreements, taking care of the customers’ turbines. In this role you get to work in an exciting industry in a team of highly engaged employees.

To facilitate our growth, we are looking to hire more resources across Sweden who will join our teams, undertaking service and maintenance of the wind farms across Sweden. The position requires accuracy and professionalism - as the quality and personal safety of our service work is highly considered. To succeed in this role; we believe you possess good knowledge within electricity and mechanics as well as being service- minded. Your responsibilities will be:

  • Electrical and mechanical troubleshooting and repairs
  • Service and maintenance according to agreement, as well as carrying out a diversity of check-ups, repairs and replacement activities of turbine components
  • Efficient operation of our turbines and use of our systems like condition monitoring and remote control
  • Contact with customers regarding completed and upcoming service and repairs
  • Responsibility of the service vehicle, warehouse, ordering of material, tools and spare parts
  • Daily reporting in SAP

On the professional level, we believe you have:

  • Experience or degree within electrical field, mechanics and/or hydraulics is a requirement. You are also eager to develop your skills within these areas
  • Good knowledge in Swedish and English is required
  • Computer knowledge, as the tasks includes regular reporting and communication through various systems
  • Driving licence

On the personality level we believe you have/are:

  • Motivated by teamwork, communication with other parts of the organisation as well as being service-minded
  • Structured and independent
  • Flexible, as unplanned overtime can occur
  • Open to travel
  • Good physical condition, able to handle heavy lifts and work on heights
  • High level of safety awareness

Certain requirements
This position includes travelling for various training as well as assistance in other regions Hense high flexibility in terms of travelling and working hours is an absolute requirement.
Another requirement for this position is passing an extensive health check, which will be carried out during the recruitment process.

What we offer
Working as a Service Technician at Vestas is your opportunity to develop your expertise within electrical area, mechanics and hydraulics together with the leader within sustainable energy solutions.
We offer technical training programs to ensure that Vestas’ Service Technicians are some of the most technically accomplished people in the industry. We take elaborate measures to keep you safe – at Vestas, we operate by a safety-first principle and working safely is a condition of employment.
At Vestas, we believe that having a diverse and inclusive workforce is vital for accelerating the energy transition. We believe that our differences make us stronger and pride ourselves in always treating each other with respect and supporting each other in staying focused, committed and motivated – also during peak times with a high volume of tasks.
Join us in fulfilling our vision of becoming the global leader in sustainable energy solutions

Additional information
Starting point for this position will be at one of our warehouses around Sweden.
Could this be an opportunity for you? Please show your interest by clicking ”Apply now” and create your profile. Then we will consider you for relevant openings. Of course we also recommend you to apply directly to the advertised positions in your area.

About Vestas
Vestas is proud to be the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We design, manufacture, install, and service wind turbines across the globe, and we have installed more wind power than anyone else.

Vestas strives to be the most inclusive workplace in the sustainable energy industry and ensure equal opportunities for everyone regardless of the social identity. We are stronger as a company not despite our differences, but because of them, both professionally and personally. Beyond a diverse workforce, we want to ensure that all of our employees are included and actively contributing to Vestas’ success and innovation. Only then can we become the global leader in sustainable energy solutions and ensure sustainability in everything we do.

At Vestas, we offer global opportunities for people with growth mindsets and the desire to make a shared and positive impact. We work in the true spirit of our corporate values: accountability, simplicity, collaboration, and passion. We expect everyone to live up to these in their day to day work – no matter what you do and where you are in the organisation.

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