Commissioner - Sweden


Uppsala, SE, 753 23


As a commissioner your role will be to take a wind turbine generator (WTG) form a mechanical state into an early operational state including all associated tests and verifications of equipment condition for safe turbine operation. In summary you will turn a post inspected turbine, into a safe power generating and quality operational state. It should be ready to handover not only to Service but also to our Customers. To achieve this, you must carry out all your activities with safety being your highest priority and considering the highest standards quality and efficiency. This role is based in Sweden, you must enjoy travel within the Nordic region and working away from home as this role operates on a 4 week rotation, 2 weeks working away from home and 2 weeks rest at home.



  • Ensure that all commissioning activities and tools comply with general Nordex HSE regulations and specific HSE regulations for construction sites.
  • Responsible for the safety of himself, his partner and other stakeholders affected by their work.
  • Responsible for accurate completion of all commissioning documentation and report the commissioning status to site management.
  • Commission the turbine and its associated assemblies.  
  • Report quality, status and progress issues to the site management and Lead Commissioner.
  • Rectify defects during the commissioning process.  
  • The windfarm control systems and site communications readiness.  
  • Support on Technical problems during the Project Management phase.
  • Responsible for Condition Monitoring Commissioning and testing.  
  • Conduct Pre commissioning inspections to ensure turbine readiness.
  • Issue of Q-Notes / non-conformity reports (NCR) during commissioning period.
  • Order parts required for repair through site management.
  • Report quality deviations for input into the uniform snag list.  
  • Fix minor quality issues (e.g. cabling problems) upon identification
  • Forward commissioning report for the converter to the converter manufacture (for warranty reasons).
  • Capture data and parameters prior to operational release and send to the Head of Commissioning.
  • Carry out independent fault analysis and repair minor faults to the equipment, with feedback to the Site Manager.
  • Coordinate with the Site Manager the activities related to the switch-on and switch-off operations of the WTG/WF


  • Substantial experience as an Electrician or Service Technician
  • Previous experience as a Commissioner
  • Strong Technical Knowledge of Nordex Turbines
  • Experience in Technical report writing
  • Experience in electrical / mechanical installation, voltage testing, quality management
  • Experience in programmable control systems  
  • Experience with torqueing, bolt stretching and lifting equipment
  • Qualified to Engineering Level (HND / HNC) or Degree or equivalent.
  • Completed Commissioning training (off and on the job).
  • Full Clean Driving Licence
  • Fluent in English
  • Health and Safety (LOTO / WTRS)
  • Computer literate, able to use MS Office, Excel Word, Project, Power point.
  • Physically and mentally fit – able to work at heights
  • Excellent fault finding and problem solving skills
  • Systematic problem-solving
  •  Health and safety aware
  • Able to work with complex systems and processes
  • Able to work in or lead a Team
  • Willing to travel on regular basis, including weeks away from home. (2 weeks away, 2 weeks at home)
  • Willing to work shifts, overtime, sometimes at short notice
  • Must have a “can do” attitude

Nordex Nordics is a growing community where we value employees above all else. We offer our employees competitive benefits package. Additionally, you get to join an amazing and international group of professionals.


We are looking forward to your CV and cover letter! Please submit the documents in English, as we are an international organization. 


We are an equal opportunity employer hence would like to have the opportunity to meet you regardless of gender, ethnicity, age, religion, physical or mental disability. We truly believe diversity enriches us!

For further information about the role please contact:

Camilla Fogel
North Europe Commissioning Manager

Kajsa Karlsson

People & Culture Coordinator 


The manufacture of wind energy plants in the on-shore segment has been our core competence and passion for around 35 years. With more than 46 GW installed capacity worldwide, our turbines supply sustainable energy to more than 80% of the global energy market and we are one of the largest companies in the wind industry. National subsidiaries in more than 30 markets and production facilities in Germany, Spain, Brazil, the USA, Mexico and India offer our more than 9,600 employees the opportunity for international and intercultural cooperation.

We are growing and together driving forward the expansion of alternative energies worldwide - if you wish, from now on with you. Join the #TeamNordex

We look forward to receiving your application! To make it more convenient for you, we are happy to receive your application without a cover letter.