Electrical Engineer - Wind Turbine Maintenance, Dumfries

Recruiter
Cathcart Energy
Location
Dumfries
Posted
11 Mar 2019
Closes
31 Mar 2019
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Industrial Electrical Service Engineers wanted for a permanent role maintaining onshore Wind Turbines in the Dumfries and Galloway area of Scotland.

The role will involve servicing and maintenance of Turbines in Wind Farms around Dumfries.

Given the remote location of the role our client is happy to consider relocating candidates and will offer relocation support to help you move if you are not local to the area as you will need to live within a commuting distance of Dalswinton as there is an on call aspect to the role. Candidates living in Dumfries and Carlisle will be close enough.

The role will for be standard daytime hours with no shift work but there is an on call rota which is roughly one week in three where you will need to be available until 8pm for call out.

You will be working at height and so need to be confident in that environment but all appropriate training courses will be given if needed.

This role will primarily require Electrical Engineering skills and experience ideally with heavy industrial equipment. If you have Mechanical experience as well this will be a great asset but it is not required and my client won’t consider candidates who do not have Electrical experience.

Specifically you will need to have experience with 3 phase systems, electrical fault finding and electrical systems maintenance. If you have experience with PLCs and control systems this will also strengthen your application.

If you have worked in the wind industry before this will be an advantage but electrical engineering experience with the armed forces, marine, heavy plant, factory and manufacturing are all good potential backgrounds for this role.

Candidates who only have domestic and commercial electrician experience will not be considered.

There is a good package on offer including the opportunity for significantly increasing your earnings through overtime and oncall work which you can generally do when it suits you.

You will need to have a driving licence for this role.

If you would like to find out more about this position and to be considered please contact Luke Westendarp or Rudy Crane at Cathcart Energy and apply with your latest CV

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