Offshore Service Technician, Ijmuiden, The Netherlands

Location: The Nederlands, Ijmuiden

The Offshore Service Technicians in MHI Vestas Offshore Wind are working in teams of 2 or 3 on the OWEZ Offshore Wind Farm on V90 3MW, managed daily by the site Supervisor. The task includes routine checks, maintenance of the electrical and mechanical systems, and significant component replacement on our offshore wind turbines. The work schedule will include a weekend callout rotation, depending on the weather.

MHI Vestas Offshore Wind™ is a joint venture company established by the parent companies of Vestas Wind Systems A/S (Vestas) and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd. (MHI).

MHI’s strong financial position and a long-standing presence in global power markets and related technologies is a clear strength to MHI Vestas Offshore Wind™. Vestas’s comprehensive technological capabilities and development of the V164-8.0 MW®, combined with a long-standing track record within the overall wind power market, and the offshore wind segment, is a key contribution to MHI Vestas Offshore Wind™.

Leveraging on these respective strengths of each organization, MHI Vestas Offshore Wind™ will benefit from significant synergies, and thereby be in a very strong position to win an expanding share of the offshore wind turbine market and to lead the growth.

Main Responsibilities

  • Execute maintenance of electrical and mechanical systems as directed by
  • Maintaining and upgrading installation activities
  • Carrying
    out a diversity of check-ups, repairs and replacement activities of turbine
  • Responsible for a frictionless operation of our turbines and use
    of our systems like Condition Monitoring / Remote Control
  • Creating follow-up
  • Registration of time and material consumption
  • Compliance to MHI
    Vestas’s and client’s procedures, processes, policies and instruction, including
    Health and Safety.

Professional Competences

  • Completed electrical or mechanical degree from a technical
    school/college/university and or completed an apprenticeship
  • Professional
    experience (electrical or mechanical) and preferably offshore and/or with high
    voltage (preferably gained over a 2 year period)
  • Accepted qualifications are:
    MBO Level 3 or 4, preference for electrotechnics, hydraulics or mechanical
  • technological certificate/diploma, passed with Merit
  • Computer
    literacy: good knowledge of MS Office
  • Full driving license
  • Personal
  • Native Dutch, and good English skills in reading / writing,
  • High
    level of safety awareness
  • Comfortable working offshore and at heights, coping
    with the respective challenges this brings
  • Flexible
  • Reliable
  • Problem
    solving skills
  • Team player
  • You recognize your own limitations and are
    willing to seek help when needed

What we offer

  • Becoming part of an international company, world leader in wind energy
  • Challenging job, working with exciting products (wind turbines) and
    colleagues across countries
  • Permanent position
  • Learning
  • Interesting salary package

Additional Information
You will work on the offshore wind farm, and during onshore days, mainly from our office located at: Breskensstraat 2 – 1976 EX Ijmuiden.
This position is a permanent full time position working Monday to Friday with weekend call out rotation.

How to apply
Applications are handled on an ongoing basis. Please send your application and CV as soon as possible using the link on this page. All inquiries are treated confidentially.

For further information about the position, please contact Robin van Buchem on +31 613053310.

MHI Vestas Offshore Wind is a joint venture between Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) and Vestas Wind Systems A/S established in April 2014. Our vision is to be a leading player in the offshore industry by remaining customer-focused and setting new standards for industry collaboration. We aim to lead growth and co-develop offshore wind as a financially viable and sustainable energy source to benefit future generations. Furthermore, we intend to create a pleasant workplace with challenging development opportunities, flexibility and joint responsibility. We are an international organisation totalling more than 500 employees. Our headquarters are based in Aarhus, Denmark, and we have offices in the UK, Netherlands, Belgium, Germany and Sweden.

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