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Wind Turbine Technician - Triton Knoll

Opportunity within innogy’s renewables business for a Wind Turbine Technician to work within our Offshore Wind team in Grimsby, on the Triton Knoll Offshore Wind Farm project.



Principal Accountabilities, including but not limited to:


  • Compliance with Health and safety systems,
  • Maintenance and service of electrical, mechanical and Hydraulic systems.
  • Fault diagnosis and rectification of wind turbine systems.
  • Test, inspections and replacement of wind turbine components.
  • Installation of wind turbine upgrades.
  • Use of OEM SCADA systems to identify and remotely reset faults.
  • Accurate recording of activities and parts consumed.
  • Contribute to a 24/7 rota working and staying offshore for extended periods, typically two weeks at a time. Post initial 18 months



Required skills and experience


  • Strong focus on Health and Safety.
  • Excellent problem-solving abilities.
  • Experience of PLC control systems.
  • HV and LV systems.
  • Electrical / Mechanical / Multi-skilled Technician / Engineer.
  • Ability to work as a team player with good communication skills.
  • Previous experience working in offshore wind or similar industry is ideal
  • Ability to Work at height and for extended periods at sea.
  • IT literate using CMMS, Microsoft suite, Adobe etc.
  • Qualifications NVQ L3, C&G Full technological certificate/diploma. HNC/HND in Elec/Mech/Marine Engineering



Why you should apply

As well as a competitive salary and impressive benefits package you’ll also get the opportunity to really shape the future of our business. Along the way, we’ll give you all the support you need to develop your skill set and achieve your long-term ambitions.

We are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive organisation and to valuing the contribution that our employees make. We welcome and respect differences in culture, background, working style, education and other less obvious differences.  


Salary and package details



Competitive Salary

25 days annual leave + Bank Holidays

Up to 15% Pension


Life insurance/Death In service

Private medical care

Cycle to work

Eye Test/Flu Jab Vouchers

Corporate Discount scheme


There will be an expectation to travel to other offices and sites outside of your base location (including Europe/Overseas) which may involve overnight stays



Our company


innogy SE is Germany’s leading energy company, with revenue of around €44 billion (2016), more than 40,000 employees and activities in 16 countries across Europe. With its three business segments Grid & Infrastructure, Retail and Renewables, innogy addresses the requirements of a modern, decarbonised, decentralised and digital energy world.

We plan, build and operate plants to generate power and extract energy from renewable sources. Part of our portfolio are wind and hydro power plants as well as solar and biomass plants. Currently, we are particularly strongly represented in our home market, Germany, followed by the United Kingdom, Spain, the Netherlands, Poland and Italy.

Our aim is to expand renewables worldwide, both on our own and working with partners. We believe that working together in this way is the key to making the energy transition a success.

innogy is one of the major operators of offshore and onshore wind energy in Europe. In addition to wind power, we also want to grow utility-scale solar power plant. In addition to our core markets, we are already active in new markets such as the USA, Australia and Canada.



Closing date on this role is 20/08/19, Please apply online and contact Lisa Phillips if you have any queries or questions








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