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Electrical Wind Turbine Technician - Carlisle

Wigton, Cumbria

Up to £32857.00 per annum + Benefits


Sector: Renewable Energy

Posted: 26/10/2023

Ref: BBBH23852_1698330306

Electrical Technician - Onshore Wind
Wigton, near Carlisle
£32,857 with progression to over £40,000 + Benefits
About the role:

Astute are exclusively partnered with a global OEM Renewables Business who are looking for a Wind Turbine Technician / Electrical Technician to join their business. The main purpose of the role would be to work in a team who will service and maintain their onshore wind turbines.

To be considered for this role you must have Level 3 Electrical qualifications and be from the wind industry, or you'll be from another sector performing electrical maintenance in a heavy industrial environment.

If you are looking to join an industry leader in the wind sector that offer excellent training and career progression and opportunities, then upload your CV to apply today.
Responsibilities and duties:
Reporting to the Field Area Manager you will:
  • Carry out planned and reactive maintenance on wind turbines.
  • Be responsible for the installation and retrofitting of key electrical components.
  • Carry out Fault diagnosis and rectification.
  • Generate detailed reports on the work completed.
  • Cover multiple sites in your region when required, with flexibility for overnight stays.
  • Safely work at heights.
  • Other duties as required.
Professional qualifications:
We are looking for someone with the following:
  • A Level 3 electrical qualification is essential.
  • 18th edition hugely desirable.
  • Experience working in commercial or industrial environments and working safely with 3-phase.
  • A full UK driving license is essential.
Personal skills:
The Electrical Technician role would suit someone who is:
  • Enthusiastic about the renewable energy sector and the upcoming technologies.
  • Excellent health and safety awareness and the ability to work at heights (full training will be provided).
  • A cracking work ethic and the flexibility to stay away when required.
Salary and benefits of the role:
  • A salary of £32,857 which will increase with training, plus allowances and overtime.
  • Monday - Friday, 8am - 5pm.
  • Private medical insurance.
  • Life insurance 4x salary.
  • Employee wellness programme for you and your family.
  • Shared company van, PPE and tools provided.
  • Excellent training and career development with courses provided.
How to apply?

To apply for this opportunity simply send a copy of your up-to-date CV and covering letter to or call 023 9391 9497 to speak to Karianne Morris who can tell you more.

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. Astute is also committed to the government's Disability Confident Employer initiative. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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