Service Technician Kalajoki

Helsinki, Southern Finland
17 Nov 2016
09 Feb 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Do you have qualified experience in the mechanic, electrical and hydraulic area? Are you interested to work in Vestas with maintenance and repair of our wind turbines? Would you like to join a growing organization? If yes, this might be the job for you.

Service Sweden/Finland > Region Finland > Finland West
Vestas Northern Europe is a sales business unit covering Scandinavia, Celtic, Poland and the Baltics. We are responsible for the Sales function, Project, Installation and Service of wind farms throughout these regions. With our headquarters in Malmö, Sweden, we strive to be the No. 1 performing business unit within Vestas. More importantly, we aim to make Vestas Northern Europe the best place to work. Combined, these ambitions will make sure that Vestas stays No. 1 not only in modern energy, but also in employee and customer satisfaction.

The Service department is responsible for service and maintenance of the wind farms within Scandinavia. The department has an open and informal culture, where team work and good communication is the key to our success. You will have the opportunity to work in an exciting industry and in a team of highly motivated employees.

Service technicians in Vestas Finland are working in teams of 2 or 3, managed by the Supervisor. The work location will be from a warehouse close to the sites. The daily work schedule is Monday - Friday with a weekend on duty call out rotation.

Occasionally assistance might be required on other sites in nearby countries, therefore flexibility is required. You will be responsible for:
  • Electrical and mechanical operations
  • Maintaining and upgrading installation activities
  • Carrying out a diversity of check-ups, repairs and replacement activities of turbine components
  • Responsible for a frictionless operation of our turbines and use of our systems like Condition Monitoring / Remote Control
  • Creating follow-up orders
  • Direct reporting to Supervisor, who is respectively reporting to the Area manager

  • Completed electrical degree from a technical school/college/university
  • Mechanical experience
  • Hydraulic experience is an advantage
  • Minimum 2 years of professional experience
  • Comfortable working at heights, coping with the respective challenges this brings
  • High level of Safety awareness

  • Willingness to travel to other sites when required
  • Fluency in Finnish
  • Good English skills in reading / writing
  • Basic knowledge of MS Office and driver's license

What we offer
We offer a competitive salary, attractive benefits package and an ambitious education plan for your professional development.

Additional information
For further information and job descriptions please contact Recruiter Elin Holm, 46 73 073 99 03.

Application deadline is 8th of February 2017.

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.