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Service Technician (d/f/m) (Maintenance)

RWE Renewables GmbH, Sassnitz, Germany (DE) 

To start on 01/01/2021 or To start as soon as possible, Full time, Permanent


Functional area: Renewables; Technical Services 

The Service Technician (Maintenance) provides maintenance, inspection and repairs (mostly under guidance) of wind turbine generators and other infrastructure of the offshore wind farm, to ensure the assets are maintained in a safe, efficient and cost effective manner, maximising the commercial value within compliant requirements. 


Your future plans:

  • Be part of a maintenance team performing all kinds of service/repair acitvities within the wind turbine, transition piece, cranes etc.
  • Perform mechanical, hydraulic, and electrical turbine components' maintenance according to checklists and work instructions
  • Perform mechanical, hydraulic, and electrical turbine components' repair or replacement, under the guidance of a more senior technician
  • Document performed works by means of electronic reporting tools and systems (such as e.g. SAP)
  • Strict compliance with all RWE HSE requirements
  • Proactively look for improvement opportunities within processes and procedures and take ownership in optimisation projects, aiming at maximising production and safety standards, whilst reducing costs
  • Effectively promote strong team environment by assisting teammates in accomplishing goals and mentoring junior technicians. Support and promote change initiatives as well as team spirit and cooperation in general
    Your profile:
  • Secondary school diploma or equivalent
  • Completed mechanical or electrical apprenticeship
  • A certificate of a renown wind technician programme is of advantage
  • experience working on wind turbine generators is of advantage
  • Basic computer operation skills and experience with using basic power and hydraulic tools
  • Spoken and written proficiency in German and English
  • Ability to read and interpret technical drawings, to validate work activities and ensure that risks are identified and mitigated
  • Ability to effectively collaborate with employees at all professional levels
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to follow directions / execute works with precise execution
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills, ability to manage and lead more junior colleagues
  • High level of fitness, being able to work in demanding physical and adverse weather and sea conditions
  • Working in a shift system on Sassnitz, working overtime, and in general terms flexibility to meet business objectives
  • Valid driving license and ability to obtain a passport



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Any questions? Julia Wonneberger (Recruiting), Mail: Julia.Wonneberger@rwe.com 

We look forward to meeting you!


We value diversity and therefore welcome all applications, irrespective of gender, disability, nationality, ethnic and social background, religion and beliefs, age or sexual orientation and identity.

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RWE Renewables GmbH, based in Essen, Germany, is RWE’s youngest subsidiary and one of the world’s leading companies in the field of renewable energies. With an international team of around 3,500 employees, we are drivers of the energy transition – and provide electricity for a sustainable life. Our total capacity of more than 9 gigawatts results from onshore and offshore wind parks, photovoltaic plants and battery storage. We focus on growth: on the American continent, on the European core markets and on new markets in the Asia-Pacific region.

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