Platform Reliability and Maintenance Engineer (m/f/d)

Join us in this role where you’ll support our Siemens Gamesa direct drive offshore wind farms with activities ranging from technical support to assets reliability projects. To support you in the daily work, you’ll be part of a highly skilled and innovative network of direct drive specialists constantly in search of new ways of improving our wind turbine performance. You’ll report to the Head of Fleet Support and for campaigns and projects, you’ll work together with the Fleet Support Platform Lead.


Welcome to Fleet Support Europe
You’ll be part of the WTG Platform Specialist team where you, together with your colleagues, will deliver WTG technical support and case escalation, facilitate regional knowledge sharing, and support reliability and maintenance projects increasing yield and reducing service costs. You’ll collaborate with the reliability and maintenance support team who’s in charge of three platforms: two WTG and one transmission asset. It consists of eight highly skilled senior and lead specialists, all of whom are working closely together with our site and regional stakeholders and a strong technical documentation team. In our team, you’ll find a collaborative and engaging culture with a strong focus on utilising talent and skills to create innovative solutions supporting our WTG`s operation.


You’ll play an important role in:

  • providing and ensuring safe working conditions for yourself and your colleagues by being part of our strong HSE culture
  • handling communication and technical support following our technical support escalation tool, providing support based on your own expertise and the network of colleagues in the organisation
  • driving or supporting reliability and maintenance improving projects in cooperation with our site and regional specialists
  • driving and developing our knowledge sharing tools and processes, performing training and knowledge transfer, facilitation, and preparation of meetings and projects
  • development of new initiatives and tools for increased WTG reliability, incl. monitoring and contributing to operations philosophy for parameter changes and remote operation procedures.


To succeed in the role, you:

  • have a higher engineering qualification or similar skills gained from extensive experience with offshore WTGs, specifically on the newer SGRE Direct Drive platform
  • have solid knowledge of maintenance management and WTG control systems, incl. project management within the offshore WTG industry
  • are a safety-focused individual with a strong safety behaviour
  • have an asset reliability mindset with a proactive approach to your tasks
  • speak and write English fluently and thrive in an international environment.


Maybe you’ve read the above and can see you have some transferable skills, even though they don’t quite match all the points. If you think you can bring something to the team, we still encourage you to apply.


Join a global leader in renewable energy
Ørsted is a growing green energy major and global leader in climate action. With us you’ll play a part in driving change towards a green energy future. You’ll grow your talent in a fast-paced and high-growth industry where you have plenty of opportunities to learn and develop through challenging assignments and industry-leading experts. Here, you can perform in a friendly work environment based on trust, respect, and collaboration.


Shape the future with us
Send your application to us as soon as possible. We’ll be conducting interviews on a continuous basis and reserve the right to take down the advert when we have found the right candidate.


If you need to request any reasonable adjustments or accommodations to working practices, working patterns, or the assessment or interview process, please contact


Please note that for your application to be taken into consideration, you must submit your application via our online career pages and answer the screening questions relevant for your country.

About the job

Application deadline:  18 May 2024

Grimsby, GB Barrow-in-Furness, GB London, GB Gentofte, DK Hamburg, DE Skærbæk, DK

Field of work:  Operations and technicians
Employment type:  Permanent
Work hours:  Full-time
Workplace:  Hybrid (office and home-working)

Imagine a future with Ørsted

About Ørsted

- We develop, construct, and operate offshore and onshore wind farms, solar energy farms, storage facilities, and bioenergy plants in Europe, Asia, and North America. 

- Our vision is to create a world that runs entirely on green energy.

- We’ve been ranked as one of the world’s most sustainable energy companies for the past six years. 

- We’re headquartered in Denmark.

- We have over 9,000 employees, working in 15 countries and growing. 


An inclusive team

Ørsted wants all employees to have the same opportunities for impact and growth, regardless of age, nationality, disability, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation or beliefs. We’re committed to secure an inclusive work environment characterised by a respect for all people so everyone feels free to openly share their input and ideas.