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Wind Service Technician - Haslingden

Haslingden, Lancashire

Up to £34000.00 per annum


Sector: Renewable Energy

Posted: 20/11/2023

Ref: BBBH24021_1700486015

Service Technician - Wind
£34,000 per annum + Benefits
About the role:

Astute's Renewables team is partnering with one of the world's largest wind turbine manufacturers to recruit a Service Technician for its Haslingden site.

The Service Technician role comes with a salary of £34,000 plus bonus scheme and pension scheme including salary sacrifice.

If you're an Electrical or Mechanical Engineer with a Level 3 or Equivalent qualification and you are looking to work for an organisation that offers a great team working environment and career progression opportunities, then upload your CV to apply today.
Responsibilities and duties:
As Service technician you will:
  • Performing maintenance both scheduled and unscheduled according to company manuals and regulations.
  • Perform fault finding, troubleshooting and ad hoc repairs with autonomy when necessary.
  • Carry out more complex repairs/exchanges of components in collaboration with technical support including the lead technician.
  • Conduct all preparations works for maintenance activities.
  • Ensure HSE is a high focus by always following the regulations in place.
  • Ensure all equipment including vehicles to ensure all in good working and roadworthy order.
  • Complete any reporting accurately and on time.
  • Complete inventory checks and be responsible for ensuring materials needed are on site.
  • Other required service tasks.
Professional qualifications:
We are looking for someone with the following:
  • HNC, NVQ, Level 3 or equivalent in Electrical or Mechanical training/education.
  • Basic HSE knowledge and ability to develop skill set in this area.
  • Computer literate, using MS office, SAP and inhouse data systems.
  • Chester Step would be an advantage.
  • Experienced in understanding technical data to fault find and problem solve.
  • Knowledge of reading electrical, hydraulic, and mechanical diagrams.
  • Must hold valid driving license.
Personal skills:
The Service Technician role would suit someone who is:
  • Able to work at heights, outside in all conditions.
  • A great team player
  • Agile and able to adapt in a fast-paced industry.
Salary and benefits of the role:
  • £34,000 starting salary increasing after full training passed.
  • Mon-Fri working week, with weekends on call (1 in 3)
  • 33 days holiday inclusive of Bank Holidays
  • Pension Scheme, Cycle Scheme, EAP Scheme
  • 5% company bonus
How to apply?

To apply for this opportunity simply send a copy of your up-to-date CV and covering letter to or call 07458142489 to speak to Melanie Noble 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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