Site Supervior Tararua I&II


Site Supervior Tararua I&II

NZ, Palmerston North | Team Leader | Full-Time | ID: 20202

Are you interested in electricity, mechanics, and hydraulics and do you want to play an important part in keeping our wind turbines running? Do you want to contribute to the transition towards a world powered by renewable energy? We have an exciting opportunity to manager a new service team.

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As Site Supervisor of Tararua I&II Wind Farm you will report to the region’s Site Manager and will be responsible for overseeing the operation and maintenance of one of New Zealand’s newer wind farms while still being hands in the day to day maintenance activities. This exciting role will require the suitable applicant to live locally to the site or happy to relocate as this opportunity does not offer FIFO.


At Vestas we are very focused on developing our Wind Farm Service Technicians and Supervisors. If you come from another industry, your first year you will participate in specific wind farm accredited training, corporate induction and other operational training. In this innovative role you will supervise and support a team to meet timely schedule maintenances, respond and troubleshoot turbine issues, and always, ensure and promote safe working practices.

Reporting to the Regional Service Manager, you will be responsible for the following;

  • You will support and supervise a small team to ensure they meet the requirement of the site; training, compliance, performance.
  • Safety is extremely important to us at Vestas. You will ensure all Quality, Health, Safety and Environmental requirements for the site are maintained and complied with
  • Stakeholder Management is a key to this role as you will need to update on performance to internal and external parties
  • Operationally you will coordinate rosters, performance management, daily management board (LEAN) meetings, weekly toolbox, budgets and contractor management.


  • Proven leadership skills and experience in supervising teams
  • Experience in long- and short-term planning of works on a busy site
  • You will have exposure to asset maintenance operations, be someone who leads by example
  • Electrical or mechanical trade certificate
  • Understanding or experience of High Voltage Sub Station maintenance


  • You will be Computer literate and have experience (in SAP and Microsoft suite of software)
  • Clear verbal and written communication skills
  • The ability to liaise with stakeholders on all levels

Our Benefits

  • Join the World’s Leading Wind Energy Solutions Provider
  • Excellent Career Development opportunities both Nationally and Globally
  • A workplace that embraces Diversity and Inclusion
  • Flexible workplace arrangements
  • 13 weeks Paid Primary Carers Leave
  • 3 weeks Paid Secondary Carers Leave
  • Employee Assistance Program

Additional Information

If you’re passionate about our future and want to work for the world’s leading wind energy solutions provider, please apply by the 6th October 2021 Job no. 20202. We do amend or withdraw our jobs and reserve the right to do so at any time, including before the advertised closing date Please note all potential employees will be subject to undertake a full medical assessment to be considered for this role.

Vestas is an equal opportunity employer. We are dedicated to attracting, retaining and developing our people. Applications are encouraged from all sectors of the community and we strongly encourage applications from those who identify as being Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander.

About Vestas

Vestas is proud to be the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We design, manufacture, install, and service wind turbines across the globe, and we have installed more wind power than anyone else.

Vestas strives to be the most inclusive workplace in the sustainable energy industry and ensure equal opportunities for everyone regardless of the social identity. We are stronger as a company not despite our differences, but because of them, both professionally and personally. Beyond a diverse workforce, we want to ensure that all of our employees are included and actively contributing to Vestas’ success and innovation. Only then can we become the global leader in sustainable energy solutions and ensure sustainability in everything we do.

At Vestas, we offer global opportunities for people with growth mindsets and the desire to make a shared and positive impact. We work in the true spirit of our corporate values: accountability, simplicity, collaboration, and passion. We expect everyone to live up to these in their day to day work – no matter what you do and where you are in the organisation.

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  • Industries

    Renewables & Environment