International Service Technician (f/m) - Romania

Romania, Romania
12 Jul 2016
22 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you working in a position that involves direct, hands-on mechanical, hydraulic, or electrical experience? Vestas has opportunities in our service technician group for you to further expand these capabilities in the wind industry. As a Service Technician at Vestas, the global leader in wind energy, you are part of the biggest team of service technicians in the world, servicing the biggest fleet of wind turbines.

International Service Technicians (f/m) - Romania
Department: Vestas Central Europe
Vestas Romania is looking for experienced service technicians to join an "Elite" International Team operating in the region, ensuring we offer the highest service levels to our customers and fulfill capacity needs when needed.
Working in various countries throughout the region, you'll participate in commissioning, troubleshooting and main components change operations and train other colleagues from different countries. Keeping up to date with the latest technical developments, you'll be able to adapt quickly to the changing environment of wind power.

Essential Functions:
You will be assigned with electrical, remote controls and mechanical operations on our wind energy turbines. Besides commissioning and maintenance you will carry out all repairs and check-ups.
  • Conducts work safely and with an attention to detail; promotes and demonstrates safe behavior and practices at all times
  • Performs all mechanical, hydraulic, and electrical component maintenance, repair or replacement of parts to correct malfunctions
  • Secures and monitors the clean and tidy condition of the turbine after job completion.
  • Fills out work orders and check lists, confirms completed orders including proposals for an optimization of processes
  • Prepares and maintains adequate and accurate reports and records including, but not limited to, time sheets and expense reports.
  • Checks tools and spare parts for accuracy, operational capability and completeness prior to starting work
  • Responsible for the equipment of the vehicles with tools, personal protective equipment and spare parts.
  • Ensures on time return of unused and defective materials and tools with correct declaration and correct packaging
  • Responsible for the compliance with legal and company regulations, guidelines etc.
  • Reads and interprets schematic drawings, diagrams, blueprints, specifications, work instructions, work orders and reports in order to determine material requirements and proper assembly procedures
  • Operates a variety of hydraulic torque and tension equipment for the purpose of preventative maintenance and repair of tower flanges, gearbox mounts, and blade & hub bolts during scheduled preventive maintenance activities
  • Works with crane rigging (electropalan), lifting devices, tag lines and personnel by giving both verbal and hand signals for proper positioning of load being lifted
  • Acts professionally as a role model within a field environment to ensure all procedures are followed as required and acts with an understanding of customer service towards wind farm owners
  • Suggest improvements to work instructions and turbine design

  • Completed technical training in the field of electro technology or mechanics
  • Few years of professional experience with Vestas or GE Turbines
  • Professional experience in Service (maintenance, Troubleshooting, repairing/changing Gearboxes, etc.) is necessary
  • Good knowledge of written and spoken English. German will be appreciated.
  • Basic knowledge in working with MS-Office
  • Driving license in class CE/ BE

  • Team working and operational readiness
  • Absolute readiness for travel activities (around 75%)
  • Physical fitness
  • Ability to work in heights

What we offer:
We are a team of skilled and committed colleagues who are all enthusiastic about wind energy. You will have the opportunity developing a career within a very exciting industry in a global company.

Additional information:
Please apply online.

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 60 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.