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Offshore Wind Turbine Technician - Rampion

RWE Renewables UK Management Ltd., Newhaven, Großbritannien (GB) 

To start ASAP   Full time, Permanent


Functional area: Technical Services 

Remuneration: CHP

Role Description

  • Carryout maintenance and servicing of wind turbines and balance of plant, including servicing, reactive and proactive maintenance, inspections, modifications, retrofits and main component exchanges.
  • Work in a small team with minimal supervision.
  • Work proactively and flexibly to minimise failures and maximise the Energy Yield.
  • Utilise SCADA systems and other computer based systems to interrogate turbines, to reset faults, to instigate maintenance activities and build up a fault/failure histories.
  • Be prepared to have a flexible approach to working hours around the weather and workload, to be on call outside normal working hours and flexible to travel to other sites within the fleet.
  • Preparation of work plans and documentation within SAP.
  • Maintain maintenance records, electronic and paper, of all work performed on plant.
  • Proactively assist in all areas of site operations, working on projects, spares and other non-routine works.
  • Enact a number of roles under the Wind Turbine Safety Rules;
    • Authorised Technician
    • Competent Technician
    • Operational Controller
  • Engage in the development of new, improved field procedures and activities and best practices, this will include assisting with writing Operational Procedures, Method Statements, Work Instructions, Approved Written Procedures.
  • Proactively identify & take ownership of tasks or projects to improve safety, turbine performance
  • There may be a requirement to stay offshore and work via a service operation vessel (SOV) for defined limited periods of the year


Role Requirements

  • Completed an engineering apprenticeship qualified to NVQ level 3 or equivalent in a relevant technical disapline.
  • Experience as a wind turbine technician, related to O&M or commissioning activities
  • Vestas V112 WTG Experience
  • Experience of being an Authorised Technician under the Wind Turbine Safety Rules
  • A sound understanding of HSSE systems, to establish a safe work environment.
  • Experienced in mechanical, electrical, power electronics and hydraulic trouble shooting and maintenance activities.
  • Competent slinger and banksman.
  • Willingness to travel in some special cases to support other off and onshore sites
  • A Full UK Driving Licence.


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Apply now with just a few clicks: ad code 46308, application deadline  20/10/2021


We look forward to meeting you!



RWE represents change, innovation and sustainability. As one of the world’s leading generators of electricity from renewable energy sources, we aim to be carbon-neutral by 2040 and to enable a sustainable life for people around the world. To achieve this, we are looking for dynamic and motivated people to join us in creating a sustainable and secure energy future.




RWE Renewables GmbH, based in Essen, Germany, is RWE’s youngest subsidiary and one of the world’s leading companies in the field of renewable energies. Our total capacity of more than 9 gigawatts results from onshore and offshore wind parks, photovoltaic plants and battery storage. These technologies allow us to advance the expansion of renewable energies in more than 15 countries on four continents. We are drivers of the energy transition – and provide electricity for a sustainable life.


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