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Trainee Wind Turbine Engineer - Co. Offaly

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Trainee Wind Turbine Engineer - Co. Offaly
(local role)
€40,000 +Bonus +Overtime & On call payments +OEM Training +34 Days Holiday +benefits

Location: Rhode, Laurencetown, Tullamore, Clara: Co. Offaly

Do you have Mechanical & Electrical Skills from an Ex-Forces, Agricultural, HGV, Plant, Engineering maintenance or similar background, looking to start a fantastic new career as a Wind Turbine Technician, covering a local patch?

On offer is the opportunity to join a Global OEM that will provide full training and ongoing development throughout your career. This role will focus on two wind farms locally based.

This large international business is one of the world's largest Wind Turbine OEM's and employs 10,000+ people. Due to continued growth and expansion, they are looking to further expand their teams of Technicians.

This is a Service Technician position where you will service and maintain industrial wind turbines. This is a physically demanding job, requiring good levels of personal fitness, work at height and conduct a range of fault finding, service and maintenance tasks.

The ideal candidate will be someone with Electrical or Mechanical Skills, from either an Ex-Forces/REME/ ENGR, Agricultural, HGV, Plant, Maintenance, or similar background. You will be looking to get into the Wind Turbine industry.

The Role:
* Service & Maintenance on Wind Turbines
* Field based Co. Offaly, working at sites based in Rhode & Clara.
* Training and career progression
* Physically demanding/working at heights
* Overtime & On call payments + Bonus (OTE €52,600)

The Person:
*Electrical or Mechanical skills
*Hydraulics skills (Desirable but not essential)
*Good levels of personal fitness/able to pass a Working at Heights Medical (Chester step test)
*Commutable distance to Rhode, Laurencetown, Tullamore, Clara; Co. Offaly
*Ex Forces candidates are encouraged to apply and will be provided training (Irish Defence Force, ENGR).
*Strong interest in working the renewable energy sector
*Full Irish B Driving License

Reference Number: BBBH213717

To apply for this role or to be considered for further roles, please click "Apply Now" or contact Ed Douglass at Rise Technical Recruitment.

Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd acts an employment agency for permanent roles and an employment business for temporary roles.

The salary advertised is the bracket available for this position. We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitable candidates.