Wind Turbine Technician - Scotland

Location
Inverness
Salary
£28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted
19 Jun 2017
Closes
19 Jul 2017
Ref
67923
Contact
Emanuel Howell
Sector
Renewables
Category
Wind
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
JOB DESCRIPTION

Position & Location:                

 

Wind Turbine Technician – Scotland

Salary:

 

Competitive + Benefits

Essential Experience:

 

3yrs+ Experience working on Turbines, Valid driving licence

 

Key Responsibilities
  • Responsible for the provision of preventative and corrective maintenance mainly on Siemen’s 2.3 and 1.3 CS wind turbines
  • Completion of all relevant paperwork, including work order cards, checklist, AWP’s etc.
  •  Troubleshoot on Mechanical, Hydraulic and Electrical Systems
  • Lead a team of technicians ensuring all health and safety procedures are followed
  • Replacement of major turbine components e.g. generators and gearboxes
  • Assist in all areas of site operations
  • Partake in a rota for on call cover on weekends and bank holidays
 

Experience
  • At least 3 years of industry experience (Wind farms, power stations etc.)
  • At least HNC/HND, NVQ Level 3 in an engineering discipline or time served apprenticeship
  • Valid driving licence
  • Valid health and safety certificates
  • GWO/Working at Heights
  • IT proficient on MS suite
 

 

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