Service Technician

Nagasaki, Tokyo
12 Jul 2016
25 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
We are looking for Service Technicians with engineering background plus a keen sense of workmanship and accountability. Do you have experience in the mechanic, electrical and hydraulic area? Are you interested to work in the maintenance and repair of wind turbines? If yes, Vestas has opportunities for you to further expand these capabilities in the wind industry.

Vestas Wind Technology Japan Co. Ltd.

Vestas Asia Pacific & China provides both sales and service of wind power plants in Australia, New Zealand, India, Japan, Korea, Taiwan, Philippines and the emerging markets in North South East Asia (NSEA).In the Service Department, our focus is to provide our clients with high quality and best possible production of their wind power plants. With our long standing excellent track record and service experience globally, we work to ensure that we manage our clients' plants effectively to get the most out of each turbines while upholding to our commitment to safety standards.

  • Report to the Site Supervisor
  • Conduct timely scheduled maintenances, respond and troubleshoot turbine issues
  • Always ensure and promote safe working practices
  • Be dependable, i.e. accurate, detailed and have good observations skills, follow complex technical instructions in English and improvise, when necessary, in order to complete work successfully and of the highest standard
  • Continuously identify potential troubles in the Wind Turbine Generators (WTGs) and actively contribute to operation improvements to help us build a brand worthy of reliable services and high performing turbines fleets
  • Plan and execute daily work demands based on site work rosters and schedules
  • Understand each work scope, read and validate necessary service work instruction
  • Identify required tools and parts for each assigned work
  • Responsible to check availability of all required tools and parts prior actual work day
  • Conduct regular safety checks of equipment and tool
  • Conduct re-certification of equipment and tools
  • Complete tasks timely as agreed with Site Supervisor
  • Document and convey customer requirements or requests to Site Supervisor
  • Actively participate in Quality, OH&S and Environmental awareness and requirements
  • Participate toolbox and daily work team briefings
  • Uphold site safety protocols to all Vestas onsite personnel and visitors
  • Promoting and actively participate in 5S and LEAN

  • High School graduate; Bachelor Degree an advantage
  • Background in Electrical or Mechanical experience preferable
  • Working experience in handling SCADA, GFRP an advantage
  • Not limited but advantage to have high voltage, operating cranes or forklifts experience
  • Has a valid driver's license in Japan

  • Fluency in Japanese language (For Japanese native-speakers, basic English knowledge preferred)
  • Comfortable working at heights
  • Familiar with Windows OS and MS Office, SAP would be beneficial
  • Team player, accountable, dependable, proactive, accurate, professional

What we offer:

Vestas provides an open, respectful and global culture, competitive compensation package and long-term career development. Choose us, choose a brilliant future! To meet business growing needs, Vestas needs a lot of talents to join us. We care and respect all employees and will offer attractive benefits which include: A broad program of on-the-job training, a perfect platform for professional and personal development, bonus program, colourful team activities and etc. We put the emphasis on developing both personal and professional skills. In return, we expect you to go the extra mile to achieve results.

Additional information:

Primary work location: Japan - Oshima Site (Nagasaki Prefecture)

By joining Vestas, you join the only global energy company dedicated 100% to wind energy. Together with our customers, we have installed more than 51.000 turbines in over 70 countries, and we remain committed to increase that number via our superior, cost-effective wind technologies, products and services.

Since Vestas was founded in 1979, Vestas has achieved a market-leading position with more than 75 GW of installed wind turbines or around 19% of total global capacity.

Every day, everyone at Vestas works to make Vestas the undisputed global wind leader and the world's energy mix more sustainable - join us, and be part of ensuring a sustainable future for our planet.