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Service Engineer (m/f/d) High Voltage Switchgear

At Hitachi Energy our purpose is advancing a sustainable​ energy future for all. We bring power to our homes, schools, hospitals and factories. Join us and work with fantastic people, while learning and developing yourself on projects that have a real impact to our communities and society. Bring your passion, bring your energy, and be part of a global team that appreciates a simple truth: Diversity + Collaboration = Great Innovation

We are Markus and Jens and maybe your future colleagues! We supervise our service technicians in the high-voltage service. We have also been on construction sites in Germany and around the world, so we know exactly what challenges and problems a site manager can face in his role.

We can confirm that your future job can be a lot of fun, because you get to travel a lot, you are always challenged to install our innovative technology and also to perform the service independently.

We and our team are happy to pass on our knowledge and experience to you and are looking forward to learning from you! We want you as a new colleague, because you also like to tackle the next big high-voltage projects with us to drive the energy transition.

Your responsibilities

As an important part of our Gas Insulated Switchgear Service (GIS) team, you will be responsible for a variety of high-voltage repair projects and work on our technically advanced solutions. The following activities will come your way:

  • You will be our site manager and be responsible for the maintenance and repair of gas insulated switchgear systems

  • You represent us as the most important contact person on the construction site

  • You support our customers and colleagues with words and deeds and coordinate internal and external partners

  • You get to know our products and lead briefings during acceptance tests

  • Safety is very important to you

  • You do the "necessary paperwork" after the end of the project with ease

  • If you identify potential for improvement, don't hesitate and get actively involved ​ ​

Your background

  • Successfully completed apprenticeship as an industrial electronics technician or comparable

  • Relevant professional experience in the high-voltage sector desirable

  • Experienced handling of MS Office applications such as Outlook, Excel & Word

  • Willingness to travel worldwide, car driving license 

  • Team player, reliable, flexible, independent and willingness to learn and improve

  • Fluent in written and spoken English (C1), German (B1)

  • Willingness to relocate to Germany

We offer

  • Collective agreement of IG Metall (Baden-Württemberg) including special payments

  • Flexible working hours (working time accounts)

  • Motivated, helpful team with young and very experienced colleagues

  • 35 hour week plus overtime pay for extra work

  • 30 days vacation

  • Use of many fitness studios throughout Germany for your workout

  • Relocation service

Basic Info
Location Mannheim, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
Job type Full time
Experience Experienced
Job function Customer Service & Contact Center Operations
Contract Regular
Publication date 2023-07-18
Reference number DE55150975
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Hitachi Energy is a global technology leader that is advancing a sustainable energy future for all. We serve customers in the utility, industry and infrastructure sectors with innovative solutions and services across the value chain. Together with customers and partners, we pioneer technologies and enable the digital transformation required to accelerate the energy transition towards a carbon-neutral future. We are advancing the world’s energy system to become more sustainable, flexible and secure whilst balancing social, environmental and economic value. Hitachi Energy has a proven track record and unparalleled installed base in more than 140 countries. Headquartered in Switzerland, we employ around 40,000 people in 90 countries and generate business volumes of approximately $10 billion USD.