Wind Turbine Operation & Maintenance Technician

Location
Co Kerry, Ireland
Salary
Salary level will be commensurate with industry experience.
Posted
26 Oct 2017
Closes
26 Nov 2017
Sector
Renewables
Category
Maintenance, Wind
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Company: Sirocco Wind Energy Services

Location: Tralee, Co. Kerry, Ireland

Job description: The candidates will work as part of the service team that operate and maintain Vestas V-47 and V-52 wind turbines at wind farms in Co Kerry.

Qualification\Experience required:

The successful candidate will be required to possess the following:-

  • Two to six years’ experience in a similar operation and maintenance role in the wind energy industry.
  • Experience of fault finding and diagnosis of wind turbine faults essential.
  • Experience of working with electrical, mechanical and hydraulic drawings essential.
  • Experience of working with three phase electricity essential.
  • Experience of operation and maintenance of Vestas wind turbines preferable, though not essential.
  • Experience of working with major component replacements (gearboxes, generators etc.) preferable, though not essential.
  • Full clean driving licence.

The successful candidate will be required to be self-motivated, well organised, have the ability to work in a team environment and to carry out work to a very high standard.

While the role will be primarily based at wind farms in Co Kerry, a willingness to travel will also be required.