Offshore Wind Technician

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  • Dudgeon Offshore Wind Farm Ltd, GBR
  • 25 May, 2019

Job Description

Offshore Wind Technician **Overview** + **Job ID:** 297440 + **Country:** Great Britain + **Location:** Dudgeon Offshore Wind Farm Ltd + **Company:** Equinor UK Limited + **Contact Name:** + **Workplace:** Offshore + **Discipline:** Operation & Maintenance + **Education Preferred:** High School Diploma + **Experience Preferred:** Not Indicated + **Closing Date:** Jun 72019 **Job Description** We're Equinor, an international energy company with a proud history. Formerly Statoil, we are 20,000 committed colleagues developing oil, gas, wind and solar energy in more than 30 countries worldwide. We're the largest operator in Norway, among the world's largest offshore operators, and a growing force in renewables. Driven by our Nordic urge to explore beyond the horizon, and our dedication to safety, equality and sustainability, we're building a global business on our values and the energy needs of the future. The New Energy Solutions (NES) business area reflects Equinor's long term goal to complement the oil and gas portfolio with profitable renewable energy and other low-carbon energy solutions. NES aims to do this with the support of Equinor's oil and gas competence, project delivery capabilities and ability to integrate technological solutions. NES's core activities include a growing offshore wind portfolio, a Solar taskforce, operational responsibility for the Technology Centre Mongstad Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) facility, and a portfolio of venture capital investments. NES is organised into 5 business clusters; Ventures (VEN); Strategy and Innovation (SI); Business Development (BD); Wind and Low Carbon Development (WALC); and New Energy Operations (NEO). **Job Description** As a Technician you will be part of a permanently employed dedicated service team. You will be able to or working towards leading a team and carry out all the duties associated with the fault diagnosis, service, maintenance and repair of WTG generators. The role will provide you with lots of variety, learning opportunities and a good team culture. A flexible approach to travel and working away from home is essential. Some of your key tasks will include but not be limited to: • To carry out WTG servicing and progress to lead service teams to deliver scheduled and unscheduled maintenance at site to EHS, quality, time and cost requirements. • Responsible for preparation and execution of work packages / tasks. • Active safety leadership when in the turbine and in the Wind Farm - ensure correct reporting of incidents and accidents, near misses and unsafe acts and conditions. • Liaises with other Field teams, Technical/engineering functions, service coordinator/planner function and senior technicians on any work package/task progress • Maintain efficient timescales for delivery of service activities, assist in the creation of daily, weekly plans for site teams as in conjunction with Service Planner / Service Coordinator /Senior Technician • Report service schedule progress to Service Planner / Service coordinator / Senior Technician for entry into IT systems & Ensure accurate **Qualifications** HNC/HND Electrical /Mechanical Relevant experience may compensate for formal qualifications. **Personal Qualities** This role requires someone with experience working as a Technician, ideally within the wind industry. You will have experience of working with a large range of contractors and customers. You will have practical experience of working with MS Office applications You will be a competent individual who is able to work under pressure and Lead a team of service technicians. You will have the ability to work shifts at the project location (exact shift patterns tbc). This role requires you to have some knowledge about health and safety legislations. Ideally you will have a Comprehensive understanding of and a consistent ability to demonstrate your own competency levels as a Technician, Competent Technician and Maintenance Technician Ability to live by our safety and security expectations. **We Offer** We offer competitive salaries, a general bonus scheme, good pension and insurance schemes and a comprehensive welfare package. Equinor wants to ensure diversity in terms of gender, age and culture. **General Information** Our values are to be courageous, open, collaborative and caring. We believe in these qualities, which are essential for building an even stronger Equinor. If you can identify with them, you could be the one to strengthen our team. Candidates are expected to openly offer all relevant information about themselves during the recruitment process. All permanent and temporary hires will be screened against relevant sanctions lists to ensure compliance with sanctions law and increase security. Please note that this is a local position on local terms and conditions.