Ventus Group is a global wind turbine service provider enabling onshore and offshore wind farm owners to increase asset production and returns, while driving down the risk and cost of energy. We offer various range of services mainly based on Ventus patents including Ventus LiDAR technology, Ventus Static and Dynamic Blade relative pitch measurement, Ventus Blade damage inspection with or without image processing, Rotor Condition Monitoring, Drone Inspections, as well as Ventus Insurance solutions. The multinational team of highly specialised professionals from over 16 countries can identify and analyse possible scenarios in order to recommend the best solution to meet customer objectives.

We are looking for a Drone Pilot (UAV) (m/f/x) with experience.


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• Execute drone flights for wind turbine inspections locally as well as internationally for onshore and offshore campaigns:
- participate in drone based External Blade Inspections services
- participate in Relative Blade Pitch Measurement services with ground base and drone
platform setups
- participate in test flights and R&D activities
• Coordinate and actively participate in the flight operations efforts, such as drone flight planning, execution, and safety
• Operate the drone camera to make high-quality photos
• Take responsibility for integrating, maintaining, inspecting, charging, and packing equipment
for the drone and the camera (mechanics, electronics)
• Remotely and manually pilot the drone, in compliance with the company guidelines, policies
and procedures, while ensuring high quality and safety


• Education in a technical field
• UAV experience: drone piloting in extreme conditions, onshore and offshore
• Technical skills and understanding of how to use and trouble shoot drone equipment
• Mastery of the skills in VLOS and monitor FPV flying
• Understanding various camera settings
• Willingness to do international travels (50% of the time), the scale and scope of projects
generally determines the time period abroad
• Driving License Class B
• Ability to work under pressure in demanding environment
• A strong sense of responsibility and quality at work
• Good command of English for work and travel internationally
• Ability to work both independently and in team


• Knowledge in the field of mechatronics/electrical engineering/electronics/
• Good computer literacy and acquaintance with the Microsoft Office programs
• A pilot license (UAV, gliding, PPL)
• Open Source Flight controller experience
• GWO certification
• Pilots with Drone Racing experience are welcome


• Opportunities to travel to various locations worldwide, to face exciting challenges, while working in the nature and enjoying the scenery of landscape and marine environment
• A company culture that is aiming to support, coach and motivate you to achieve your
professional objectives
• A highly qualified and culturally diverse team with over 16 nationalities
• Possibility for a rapid professional development
• Mandatory trainings and certifications would be covered by the company (e.g. GWO)
• Travel expenses package
• Competitive and attractive salary, depending on your qualification, experience, and individual
• Fast-growing organization and proactive working environment with an independent decision-
making process


The position is open in multiple locations: Germany, Austria, the UK.
The candidate must possess a valid work permit for the EU or the UK.
Please send your application documents (mandatory a CV in English) directly at indicating the position you apply for.


Ventus Wind Services GmbH
Simmeringer Hauptstraße 101/1-6/327, 3rd Floor
1110 Vienna, Austria