Service Technician

Recruiter
Location
Japan, Japan
Salary
Competitive
Posted
18 Oct 2016
Closes
08 Jun 2017
Ref
1600030J_9
Sector
Renewables
Category
Maintenance
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
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.
Service Department

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.

Responsibilities:

The Service Technician will be actively involved the installation, operation, and maintenance of Wind Turbine Generators (WTGs) at one or more of wind farms in Japan:
  • 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

Qualifications:
  • 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

Competencies:
  • 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

About Vestas
Vestas is the energy industry's global partner on wind power solutions. We design, manufacture, install and service turbines across the globe, and with more than 78 GW of wind turbines in 75 countries, we have installed more wind power than anyone else.

Through our industry-leading smart data capabilities and unparalleled 68 GW of wind turbines under service, we use data to interpret, forecast, and exploit wind resources and deliver best-in-class wind power solutions.

Together with our customers, Vestas' more than 21,900 employees are bringing the world sustainable energy solutions to power a bright future.

We invite you to learn more about Bestas by visiting our website at www.vestas.com and following us on our social media channels.