Service Technician Offshore
7d ago

Vattenfall’s vision is to develop a sustainable, diversified European energy portfolio with long-term increased profits and significant growth opportunities.

At the same time, Vattenfall aims to be among the leaders in developing environmentally sustainable energy production and Power Climate Smarter Living with a goal to be fossil free within one generation

We are looking for an Offshore Service Technician for the Egmond aan Zee Offshore Wind.

An exciting opportunity has now arisen to join the Generation team responsible for the operation and maintenance of our flag ship offshore project in NL.

You will be responsible with your team to keep the first offshore wind turbines of The Netherlands running.

Main Responsibilities

  • Carry out planned maintenance on our thirty six V90 3MW Wind Turbines
  • Carrying out routine inspections on the above systems
  • Diagnose and repair faults within the electrical, mechanical and hydraulic systems
  • Perform retrofits and support major component replacements;
  • Proactively suggest and work to continuously improve operational procedures
  • Comply with NZW QHSE system
  • To set up and maintain a safe system of work following strict health and safety procedures
  • Understand and work within a permits to work system
  • Perform safety drills on- and offshore
  • Back report activities on service orders in SAP
  • Report on work performed and materials consumed and used in SAP
  • Recommend improvements and development of operational procedures.
  • Work Tasks

  • Applicants will be expected to work at heights.
  • Applicants will be expected to transfer offshore on a crew transfer vessel.
  • Ensuring good turbine housekeeping according to best practice.
  • Complying with all health and safety requirements.
  • Complete service records and checklists (i.e. RAMS).
  • Education / Qualification

  • A minimum of a recognised qualification in an electrical, electronic and or mechanical engineering subject
  • Preferably experience in wind turbine or similar technology;
  • Experience in an offshore working environment is desirable
  • Language skills : Dutch and English speaking and reading / writing
  • Good IT skills (Office applications and S.A.P system).
  • Our offer

    Good remuneration, a challenging and international work environment, and the possibility to work with some of the best in the field.

    You will be working in interdisciplinary teams and you can always count on support from committed colleagues. We offer attractive employment conditions and opportunities for personal and professional development.

    You will be working from our base in Ijmuiden. If the weather permits, you transfer to and from shore to the turbines daily.


    Ijmuidenin the Netherlands with the opportunity to work at other sites in the Cluster

    More information

    For more information about the position or the recruitment process you are welcome to contact Marlies van Heymbeeck, Recruiter, +31615604138.

    We welcome your application in Dutch or English, including CV and cover letter via the application button at this page.

    We kindly request that you do not send applications by any means other than via our website as we cannot guarantee that we will be able to process applications that are not made via our website.

    Our organisation

    Energy is our contribution to quality of life day after day. With around 32,000 colleagues Vattenfall provides comprehensive electricity and heating offerings to several million customers in northern Europe.

    For the work ahead we need people who are fully dedicated to our customers and to a sustainable society people like you.

    Business Area Wind is responsible for Vattenfall’s Onshore and Offshore Wind as well as other non-hydro Renewable activities.

    Today we develop, construct and operate wind generation in UK, Sweden, Denmark, Germany and the Netherlands.

    We look forward to your application!

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