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Experienced Wind Turbine Service Engineer
Salary: £32K - £38K per annum

Cathcart Energy are recruiting for an experienced Wind Turbine Technician to work for a multi-national energy company servicing large wind turbines in the Dumfries and Galloway area.

You will be expected to deliver scheduled and unscheduled maintenance services to Gamesa G80/ G87 series turbine projects in accordance with manufacturer's guidelines. Experience with these models or their Vestas equivilent are essential requirements for this position and a knowledge of other wind technologies will be a plus.

Knowledge, Skills, Qualifications and Experience:

  • Knowledge of Ingeteam DFM/ DTC Converters

  • Qualification in electrical and/or mechanical disciplines to NVQ3 level (or be able to demonstrate equivalent experience)

  • Previous accreditation as AT/AE under WTSR

  • Detail-oriented

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills

  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team

  • Must have a valid driver's license and acceptable driving record

  • Experience using Microsoft Office suite of products

  • Knowledge of plant networks and control systems

  • Ability to work nights and weekends required

  • Able to work safely at heights

  • Ability to climb 80 meter steel towers on a daily basis to perform maintenance in the nacelle and hub.

  • Ability to frequently lift items weighing 1 to 60 pounds and occasionally lift items from 61 to 100 pounds.

  • Advanced computer skills utilizing word processing, spreadsheets, email, facility control, management and reporting systems, including the use of computerized diagnostic and troubleshooting tools.

  • Ability to interpret and follow a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.

  • Possession of comprehensive writing skills to meet contractual reporting obligations.

  • Willing to work overtime on holidays, weekends, and on short notice. Participates in an on-call schedule.

  • Ability to work in extremely adverse weather conditions.

  • Ability to safely work around low and medium voltage.

  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists.

  • Weight must not exceed 275 lbs. excluding equipment/gear worn when performing job related tasks.

The employer offers a very competitive salary, with the opportunity for additional earnings through overtime, and a company vehicle.

The working hours are Monday - Friday with one in three weekends on call.

To apply contact Hamza Jabir or email your CV and brief covering letter to


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Ref: EN/12141
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