about 1 year ago
Technical Planner – Wind
Location: Newcastle West, CO. Limerick
Salary circa: €38,000 (Depending and skills and experience)
SSE is the largest green energy generator on the island of Ireland, with a current generation capacity of 717MW from our 28 wind farms. Our 169MW Galway Wind Park, co-developed with Ireland's national forestry company Coillte, recently entered commercial operation, and is now Ireland's largest onshore wind farm. The wind farms developed by SSE power SSE Airtricity, Ireland's second largest energy provider.
This position is within the Onshore Wind element of the Wholesale business. The purpose of your role is to ensure that maintenance activities are performed accurately and safely to maximise business efficiency, while ensuring the available resource is fully utilised and allocated on a priority basis. Your collaboration with Maintenance teams is key to ensure required resources are identified to support budget build and annual planning.
Key accountabilities within this role will include safety, maintenance planning, budget building, business reporting and system administration. By ensuring the highest level of health, safety and environmental compliance with SSE Management Standards; Ireland Legislation and good industry practice you will support the overall aim of ‘nobody gets hurt’ on our wind farms.
You will develop and maintain reports to assist with new process improvements, and documents for the benefit of the business. You will keep up to date with technical developments within MAXIMO, specifying where changes could be made to further optimise efficiency. Ensuring the system is effectively structured and provides the correct functionality across all applications. Including account creation based on roles and responsibilities, asset database, screen and user configurations.
We’re looking for someone who is highly motivated and independently driven with excellent organisational skills. You will understand our renewables business and have experience working with machine manufacturers and contractors. Knowledge and understanding of CMMS – Maximo familiarity would be an advantage although training will be provided.
You will have knowledge of Maintenance Planning (Tools / Techniques / Processes) coupled with Project Management Methodology’s.
Successful candidates will be subject to the Company's verification and vetting process. This includes a basic criminal record check.
SSE is an equal opportunities employer.