Wind Turbine Service Technician - Cork, Kerry and Limerick Region

Co Dublin, Leeson Close Dublin 2, Ireland
17 Aug 2018
27 Sep 2018
Maintenance, Wind
Contract Type
Full Time
Siemens Wind Power and Gamesa have recently merged to create a leader in the renewable energy industry, to provide cleaner, more reliable and more affordable energy to society, and to create lasting value for all stakeholders. With a worldwide installed capacity of 75 GW, Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy has a presence in more than 90 countries and a team of 27,000 employees worldwide. Its end-to-end value chain presence encompasses onshore and offshores wind turbines design, manufacturing, installation as well as cutting-edge service solutions. The global headquarters and legal domicile of the company is located in Zamudio, Spain. The company is listed on the Spanish stock exchange.
We are recruiting for a Wind Turbine Service Technician to join Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy team working in the Cork, Kerry and Limerick area. As a Wind Turbine Service Technician you will be part of a permanently employed dedicated service team who will carry out all service, maintenance and repair work. The role will provide you with lots of variety, learning opportunities and a good team culture. A flexible approach to travel and working away from home is essential. We offer a competitive basic salary, generous holiday allowance, bonus scheme and pension.
What are my responsibilities?
  • Work as part of a team ensuring service schedules are adhered to
  • Fault find and repair electrical, mechanical and hydraulic systems
  • Report any faults or observations to the service coordinator
  • Prepare service reports for completed work
  • Keep all service records up to date
  • Ensure all safety requirements are adhered to
  • Carry out retrofits as required
  • Attend additional training courses as required
  • Cover weekends on a rota basis
  • Attend operation meetings as required
  • Attend out of hours' faults when required
What do I need to qualify for this job?
  • Electrical, Mechanical or Engineering qualification or equivalent experience
  • Ability to work for long periods of time at height
  • Able to meet regular deadlines
  • Able to work under pressure
  • Computer literate
  • Organised and methodical
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Willing to be flexible
  • Possess a full valid drivers license
What else do I need to know?
  • There will be a requirement to travel on a regular basis for long periods therefore flexibility is essential
  • Successful candidates will be placed on an in depth training programme for approx 6 weeks and therefore will be expected to spend time away from home during this period. 
Requisition ID: 268034
Organization: Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy
Career Level: not defined
Full time only