6 months ago
Job Title: Wind Farm Site Supervisor
Location: Stronlairg/Blaraidh wind farm
Salary: £30,432 – £40,190 depending on skills and experience + annual bonus
Permanent | Full Time Hours
You will be a strong leader who sets and maintains high standards to ensure the wind farm meets its, availability and production targets. To achieve this, you will liaise with internal and external key stake holders and facilitate a safe system of work for staff and contractors by carrying out inductions, reviewing risk assessments and method statements. Visiting working parties out on site you will engage with them positively about safety.
You'll make sure that planned maintenance routines are carried out on time and to the required standard. Providing emergency response by reacting to incidents, carrying out investigations and sharing the learnings across the business will also form part of your responsibilities.
As you will complete work across both wind farms some travel is expected in this role.
Your Skills & Experience
To be successful in the role you will be educated to a minimum of ONC / SNVQ III or equivalent in a relevant discipline and have previous experience of working on electro-mechanical systems such as rotating machines, gearboxes, switch gear and control systems. Ideally you will have the ability to read and follow engineering drawings, single line diagrams and schematics, however training will be provided if required. You should have a high regard for health and safety.
Excellent organisational and strong communication skills are essential to provide the ability to deal with stakeholders of all levels. It would be an advantage for you to have experience of working at height and experience of pressure systems and lifting equipment. You will be accountable for a small budget so a basic understanding of financial protocols would be beneficial. A driving licence is essential.
As you will be providing supervision to working parties, it is essential that you have supervisory experience from a fast moving operational environment.
You will already be or willing to relocate within 45 minutes travel distance to the site due to safety.
Renewable Operations operates and maintains sites across GB and ROI; we’re the UKs largest generator of electricity from renewable sources (wind and hydro), owning and operating almost half of the UK's total renewable generation capacity.
We have an excellent benefits package as part of our offering. Here’s a few highlights;
- Generous holiday allowance (you can even buy additional holidays)
- Great share plans
- Group Pension Plan
- One day paid volunteering
- Tailored internal development opportunities
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Closing date for applications is: 23rd of April 2018
This vacancy is open to internal and external candidates. If you’re internal, please notify your line manager before you submit your application. If you’re successful, we’ll conduct some pre-employment checks.