20 days ago
Job Title: Onshore Wind Turbine Technician
Location: Griffin Wind Farm
Salary: £24,923 – £32,919 depending on skills and experience + annual bonus
Permanent | Full Time Hours
You will be working with a team of Technicians who take pride in the operation and maintenance our fleet.
Utilising information from our maintenance management system you will perform scheduled maintenance and fault rectification on our fleet of turbines, ensuring they are operating at their optimum capacity. Along with others members of the team you will ensure the Safety, Health and Environmental (SHE) protection of the site.
Your Skills & Experience
To be successful in this role you will require you to have a minimum of NC or SVQ Level 3 in a Mechanical/Electrical discipline or equivalent and to have served a recognised apprenticeship. If you have experience of servicing, fault finding and repairing of Wind Turbine Generators it would be an advantage but it isn’t essential. Due to the importance of safety you will already be familiar with the application and use of safe systems of work and risk assessments.
To ensure the site is operating throughout the year you may be expected to participate in a scheduled standby rota If you do participate in this its expected you would be required one week in four. Additional payments will be available.
Due to safety you will need to live or be willing to relocate within 60 minutes travel of our site
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: 18th of May 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.