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Wind Turbine Service Technician - Inverness Area

  • GE Renewable Energy
  • Experienced
  • Posted 7/26/2017 5:06:21 PM
  • 2862381
  • Job Function: Services
  • Business Segment: Renewable Energy OnShore Wind
Location(s): United Kingdom; Glasgow


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Role Summary:
To further consolidate and strengthen GE Renewable's wind field service team in UK, we are looking for qualified and committed Service Technicians located within the Inverness area.

Essential Responsibilities:

• Ability to work independently on the implementation of fault analyses and repair of wind turbine generator systems, including clarification of any client queries.
• Planned and preventive maintenance of wind turbine generator systems.
• Documenting of call-out responses, fault finding and repair work in service reports, logbooks and checklists.
• Coordination of external and internal service providers and contractors on site.
• Contact person for client technical queries, such as retrofits and repairs



Qualifications/Requirements:

• Professional training in electrical engineering sector (electrician, power electronics system, mechatronic engineer).
• Familiar with MS-Office operating system.
• Familiar with PLCs.
• High degree of quality awareness; excellent fault finding and diagnostics skills combined with the ability to detect and remedy faults, defects, problems.
• Able to work at heights and high level of physical fitness.
• Structured worker with technical analytical abilities.
• Fluency in English language
• Prepared to travel
• Willing to work sometimes also at the weekends.
• Class B driving license (license for driving cars/vans up to 3,5 t with trailer).

Applications from job seekers who require sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EU/EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post, as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the Resident Labour Market Test. For further information please visit the UK Border Agency website

http://www.ukba.homeoffice.gov.uk/visas-immigration/working



Desired Characteristics:

• Electrical service or maintenance experience will be the additional advantage



Locations: United Kingdom; Glasgow
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