Installation Specialist - Direct Drive

Location Tokyo
Salary ¥7500000 - ¥10000000 per annum
Job type Permanent
Sector Onshore Wind
Reference BBBH21745_1678840367

A Major Wind Energy Developer is lookig for a talented engineer with strong knowledge of wind turbine installations and comissioning to provide specialist support for their Direct Drive turbines across Japan.

Role and Responsibilities

  • Train and advise external installation subcontractors/customers on installation methods and equipment.
  • Manage regional field demands and collect lessons learned or improvements from project sites.
  • Be a key specialist for Direct Drive technology and guide the development of technical installation solutions.
  • Read schematics to troubleshoot complex mechanical, electrical, and hydraulic problems.
  • Ensure timely and budget-friendly availability of Technical Documentation, Tools, and Materials for Construction projects
  • Support regional wind turbine retrofit activities.
  • Collaborate with technical support for proactive repairs.
  • Supply technical documentation and engineering studies for project execution.
  • Support the optimization of Crane and Wind turbine Lifting Plans.
  • Present and train personnel on technical and installation documentation.

Required Skills

  • Minimum of 3 years senior level experience of wind turbine installations and comissioning.
  • Strong and demonstrable technical knowledge of direct drive systems.
  • Business level fluency in English.
  • Good communication skills with a safety first mindset.

Preferred Skills/Qualifications

  • Business level fluency in Japanese.
  • Valid GWOs.
  • WTG service related certifications.

ersg are an equal opportunities employer; we are committed to promoting equality of opportunity for all job applicants. We do not discriminate against applicants on the basis of age, sex, race, disability, pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, gender reassignment or religious background; all decisions are based on merit.