Employer Vacancies

WIND FARM SERVICE TECHNICIAN APPLY NOWJob no: 514860

18/11/2017

Company

Company Name: SSE

Location of Position: Wexford

Company URL: www.sse.com


Position

Number positions: 1

Vacancy Type: Current Vacancy

Duties: WIND FARM SERVICE TECHNICIAN APPLY NOWJob no: 514860 Work type: Permanent - Full Time Location: Wexford Categories: Engineering, Trades and Technical, Electrical, Mechanical, Onshore, Renewables Wind Farm Service Technician Location: Richfield Wind Farm Co. Wexford Salary circa: €28,000 to €38,000 (Depending on skills and experience) SSE Renewables is Ireland’s largest renewable energy developer, responsible for the development and construction of SSE Group’s renewable energy projects across Ireland. SSE Ireland has over 500MW of renewable energy capacity across Ireland and has almost 1400MW of onshore and offshore wind farm capacity under construction or with consent for development. The wind farms developed by SSE Renewables power SSE Airtricity, Ireland's second largest energy provider. We currently have an opportunity for a Wind Farm Service Technician. As a member of the SSE Wind Generation Service Team you will be part of a team responsible for the service, maintenance and repair of wind turbines. This can be a demanding role and will involve working in all weather conditions and at heights. You must ensure the highest level of health, safety and environmental protection on SSE Windfarms as well as ensuring the long-term integrity of the windfarm turbines by maintaining the assets on sites. You'll participate in turbine maintenance - including scheduled maintenance and fault rectification, update the maintenance management system, provide support for other sites, including weekend work on a rota basis and provide additional support to the Operations Teams. You'll have served your apprenticeship as an electrical or mechanical fitter, experience working on wind turbines would be an advantage but not compulsory. You'll have general experience in servicing, troubleshooting high technology plant, an understanding and ideally a qualification in aerodynamics, mechanical or electrical engineering principles and hydraulics. SSE is an equal opportunities employer. Successful candidates will be subject to the Company's verification and vetting process. This includes a basic criminal record check. Advertised: 13 Nov 2017 GMT Standard Time Applications close: 27 Nov 2017 GMT Standard Time


Applicant Required

Target Discipline: Engineering

Level: Apprenticeship

Additional Info: You'll have served your apprenticeship as an electrical or mechanical fitter, experience working on wind turbines would be an advantage but not compulsory. You'll have general experience in servicing, troubleshooting high technology plant, an understanding and ideally a qualification in aerodynamics, mechanical or electrical engineering principles and hydraulics.


Application Procedure

Method application: Apply via website: http://www.ssejobs.co.uk/caw/en/job/514860/wind-farm-service-technician

Closing Date: 27-11-2017