Wind Turbine Technician - Servicing & Maintenance

Region:
Ireland
Vicinity:
Fermanagh
Sector:
Renewable Energy jobs, Sustainability Jobs, Alternative Energy Jobs, Wind Farm Jobs, Wind Turbine Jobs, Energy Jobs, Power Generation Jobs
Job Category:
Engineering
Job Type:
Permanent
Education Level:
Graduate/Higher diploma
Salary:
€27,500 to €30,000 per annum
Posted:
08/08/2018
Start Date:
08/08/2018
Recruiter:
Cathcart Energy Associates
Job Ref:
EN/11633

A wind farm O&M provider based in Belfast, Northern Ireland are looking for a Wind Turbine Technician who has experience in preventive maintenance on wind turbines such as GE, Nordex, Vestas and Siemens.

Your working location will be wind farms located in Fermanagh and Omagh, Northern Ireland.

You will be responsible for keeping wind turbine equipment running smoothly. Your work involves maintaining, testing and repairing mechanical and electrical equipment and monitoring daily performance.

You will be climbing turbines and therefore will be expected to have a good head for heights as well as the fitness to perform this job on a regular basis.

Wind Turbine Technicians work in teams and are provided use of a company vehicle, tools, appropriate work clothes and PPE.

Skills required to do the job:

* Finding faults on all turbine systems, including mechanical, electrical and hydraulic
* Making routine inspections on all systems
* Climbing up high wind turbine towers wearing a safety harness to carry out repair work
* Maintaining and repairing main systems and components, such as transformers and cabling
* Updating the site manager on the progress of maintenance, repair or inspection work and producing reports and checklists
* Travelling to other sites to fix failures or breakdown
* Supervising junior technicians, or inspecting the work of other onsite maintenance workers
* Monitoring stock and ordering spare parts
* Following strict health and safety procedures.
* Interpret basic electrical, hydraulic and mechanical component drawings
* Be competent in turbine fault troubleshooting.

You will need to have a Full UK Driving Licence.

If you would like to find out more about this position and to be considered, please contact: James McNair on 0131 510 9100 and apply with your latest CV.

Closing Date:
19/09/2018

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