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Major Components Technician

Location

Flexible – Regular travel required throughout the United Kingdom

Your tasks

Duties and responsibilities

Major Component Technician

An experienced major component turbine technician is responsible for the following:

  • Replacement of turbine major components e.g. generators and gearboxes
  • Up tower repair projects
  • Supporting on all Engineering Projects
  • Support of troubleshooting and service when not carrying out major component replacements.
  • Lead a team of technicians ensuring all health and safety procedures are followed at all times
  • Troubleshoot on mechanical, hydraulic and electrical systems 
  • Assist in all areas of site operations – including servicing when not on major components
  • Ensure that all relevant tooling and equipment is certified and ready for use
  • Comply with customer site rules
  • Report all incidents and occurrences as per Deutsche Windtechnik company Health and Safety policy
  • Partake in rota for on call cover on weekends and bank holidays
  • Communicate effectively to clients and all levels of the business

Must be willing to travel regularly

Your profile

Qualifications

As a minimum, the candidate should have or be working towards:

  • Relevant formal qualifications minimum SVQ/ NVQ level 3 (electrical, mechanical etc) and/or comprehensive experience in a relevant industry
  • Ideally three years of hydraulic, electrical, or mechanical experience in an industrial environment e.g. wind farms, power stations, industrial process plant or similar heavy engineering maintenance environments
  • Valid driving licence

 

Candidates will preferably have:

  • Heavy lifting experience
  • Slinger signaller certification
  • Previous wind turbine experience
  • Valid health and safety certificates
  • IT proficient on MS Suite
  • Experience of working under CDM

 

Personal

The following attributes are required in all candidates

  • Teamwork and collaboration
  • The ability to work at heights
  • Willingness to work in adverse weather conditions
  • Strategic and analytical thinker
  • Problem solving
  • Willingness to travel regularly
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Strong communication skills

 

Other essentials you need to have:–

  • Pass a pre-employment medical and fitness test before a formal offer of employment is confirmed.
  • You will also need to provide the correct Right to Work documentation and relevant qualifications.

 

Deutsche Windtechnik is an equal opportunity employer and maintains a work environment that is free from discrimination and where employees are treated with dignity and respect. Employment at DWT is based solely on an individual’s merit and qualifications, which are directly related to job competence. DWT does not discriminate against any employee or job applicant on the basis of race, ethnicity, nationality, ancestry, genetic information, citizenship, religion, age, gender, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, pregnancy, marital status, disability or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, rules or regulations. We adhere to these principles in all aspects of employment, including recruiting, hiring, training, compensation, promotion and benefits.

 

Please make us aware if there are any adjustments that need to be made during the recruitment process

 

We offer ...

  • Private Pension
  • Health Insurance
  •  Company events
  • Challenging and interesting tasks with good development opportunities in a dynamic business environment
  • A comprehensive and individual training for the best possible start

Have we sparked your interest?

If so, we would like to get to know you!

Apply online at: https://www.deutsche-windtechnik.com/jobs

Unfortunately due to the volume of applications we are unable to get in contact with all applicants. If you have not heard from us within three weeks of applying, please assume that your application has not been successful.

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Infos

Field of activity
Technican (field service)

Jobtype
Direct entry

Job location
Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Start
Immediately