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WTG Service Technician

Seeking electrician for WTG Service Technician role at Emu Downs Wind Farm, Australia. Responsible for wind turbine maintenance, safety compliance, and career development in renewable energy industry.

Vestas
Vestas
Emu Downs Wind Farm, Australia  UTC+08:00   On-site   Full Time   10000+   2 months ago

About Vestas

Company Overview

Vestas Wind Systems A/S

Aarhus, Denmark

1945

Business Model

Renewable Energy - Wind Turbine Manufacturing and Services

Designs, manufactures, installs, and services wind turbines

Product sales and service agreements

Locations & Geography

Worldwide operations across continents including North America, Europe, Asia, and Latin America

Company Culture

Committed to sustainable energy solutions and market leadership in renewable energy

Innovative, sustainability-focused, with emphasis on continuous improvement

Offers various career programs, internships, and training opportunities

Activities & Projects

Engaged in multiple wind energy projects worldwide, with a strong focus on both onshore and offshore turbines

Development of the V164 model, one of the most powerful turbines

Targets carbon neutrality by 2030 and zero-waste turbines by 2040

Career Opportunities

Wide range of roles in engineering, project management, and operations

Comprehensive benefits including health insurance, professional development programs, and flexible work arrangements

Contact Information

Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter

Careers at Vestas

Vestas are the global leader in wind power solutions. We are powering the energy transition globally, and are experiencing significant growth in Australia and New Zealand. There has never been a better time to consider moving to, or growing your career in the renewable energy industry. We are proud to share the following career opportunity with you, and look forward to receiving your application or enquiry.

This role is for a suitably qualified and enthusiastic electrician to join our team. The successful applicant must hold a recognised Australian trade certificate.

The department is a small team environment based on site at Emu Downs Wind Farm. The technicians report to the site supervisor and are responsible for the upkeep and maintenance of the wind turbines in accordance with the contract. Support is provided by an administrator and a planner with KPIs given by the Area Service Manager.

Responsibilities

  • Undertake scheduled service and reactive maintenance on as required basis
  • Respond and attend site outside normal working hours to undertake reactive maintenance on a rostered basis
  • Maintain all company vehicles and plant and equipment in good clean condition
  • Undertake operations and maintenance within the limits of training and authorisation including operation of HV and LV
  • Ensuring that each task is undertaken in a manner that ensure the safety of personnel, protects the environment and work methods are followed at all times
  • Undertake the site induction
  • Undertake the requirements of the SMA (Service Maintenance Agreement)
  • Complying with the duty of care assigned under OH&S legislation and demonstrate commitment to accident prevention
  • Observing all work instructions, procedures, safety codes of practice, employer OH&S and Environmental requirements and statutory rules and regulations
  • Wear the appropriate Personal Protective Equipment as required
  • Participate in safety, toolbox or other meetings where required
  • All other duties within competence, skill, qualifications and experience as directed

Qualifications

  • Electrical or mechanical trade certificate
  • Full clean driving license
  • Competencies:
    • PC literate, preferably MS Office
    • Ability to learn new skills

What We Offer

  • A professional safety culture
  • An opportunity to work with the world leader in wind energy
  • The opportunity to further develop your skills and professional development
  • Global career progression prospects

Additional information

  • You must have the right to live and work in this location to apply for this job
  • We do amend or withdraw our jobs and reserve the right to do so at any time, including prior to the advertised closing date.

Our Benefits

  • Join the World's Leading Wind Energy Solutions Provider
  • Excellent Career Development opportunities both Nationally and Globally
  • A workplace that embraces Diversity and Inclusion
  • Flexible workplace arrangements
  • 13 weeks Paid Primary Carers Leave
  • 3 weeks Paid Secondary Carers Leave
  • Employee Assistance Program

Vestas is an equal opportunity employer. We are dedicated to attracting, retaining and developing our people. Applications are encouraged from all sectors of the community and we strongly encourage applications from those who identify as being Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander.

BEWARE – RECRUITMENT FRAUD

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About Vestas

Vestas is the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We specialize in designing, manufacturing, installing, and servicing wind turbines, both onshore and offshore.

Across the globe, we have installed more wind power than our competitors in the renewable energy arena. We consider ourselves forerunners within the industry, as Vestas continuously aims to design new solutions and technologies to create a more sustainable future for all of us. With more than 173 GW of wind power installed worldwide and 40+ years of experience in wind energy, Vestas has an unmatched history demonstrating our expertise within the field.

With 29,000 employees globally, Vestas is a diverse team united by a common goal: to power the solution – today, tomorrow, and far into the future.

Vestas promotes a diverse workforce which embraces all social identities and is free of any discrimination. We commit to create and sustain an environment that acknowledges and harvests different experiences, skills, and perspectives, and gives everyone equal access to opportunity.

To learn more about our company and life at Vestas, we invite you to visit our website at www.vestas.com and follow us on our social media channels. We also encourage you to join our Talent Universe to receive notifications on new and relevant postings.

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About the role

Mar 29, 2024

Full Time

Company

Sep 28, 2024

On-site

Emu Downs Wind Farm, Australia

Entry Level

UTC+08:00

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