WTSR Service Technician

Recruiter
Cathcart Associates
Location
Stonehaven
Salary
£25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted
20 Jul 2017
Closes
19 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Cathcart Energy are currently recruiting for a Service Technician (MECHANICAL OR ELECTRICAL) who is authorised with the wind turbine safety rules (WTSR).


North East of Angus, Scotland is the location of the wind farm. Ideal living areas would be Banchory, Newtonhill, Stonehaven and Inverbervie.

You will be climbing turbines and therefore will be expected to have a good head for heights as well as the fitness to perform this job on a regular basis.

Wind Farm Maintenance & Servicing

Typical duties include day-to-day responsibility for servicing on site, mechanical, electrical and hydraulic system maintenance, electrical control system tests, checking the torque on bolts, cleaning and re-greasing moving parts, restocking consumables, providing direct supervision of the service team technician/s and the compilation of service reports and MRS's (Maintenance Record Sheets) and AWPs where applicable under WTSR.

* Servicing working experience on wind turbines is crucial for this position
* Work as part of a servicing team during the periodical servicing of wind turbines
* Be competent in turbine fault troubleshooting.
* Test and maintain electrical, mechanical and hydraulic components and systems.
* Diagnose and rectify faults.
* Collect and monitor data.
* Carry out all retrofits according to the company's specifications.
* Work under Wind Turbine Safety Rules, ensuring the highest level of safety standards at all times.
* Complete all relevant paperwork, including work orders and risk assessments.
* English: Advanced level
* Availability to Travel
* Strong leadership skills

You will need to be prepared to work at heights and hold a Valid UK Driving Licence.