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Role Summary: Reporting to the Service Manager, the Field Service Technician will be responsible for the safe operation and maintenance of the wind farm, including: High voltage substation, wind turbines, met masts and all associated infrastructure.
Essential Responsibilities: Preparation of work programs for the timely servicing of assets Organise daily work plans for contractors Raise purchase requests for parts, consumables etc. as required Interpret the requirements of GE manuals, specifications, bulletins, work instructions, etc. and devise work plans including all required resources Guide and assist technicians in the proper maintenance and fault finding of assets Regularly inspect in-person the progress and quality of service/repair work Maintain reports using GE’s various software management tools and databases Prepare technical reports for GE and customer Ensure all work is performed in accordance with the organisation’s JSA, LOTO, EHS and associated policies/procedures Report errors, violations, incidents or problems immediately using GE reporting systems Submit inquiries to Engineering to ensure technical issues are resolved Answer questions from management, Engineering, Sourcing, Projects etc. as required Make a conformance or non-conformance decision upon completion of inspections Plan and supervise High Voltage Operation and Maintenance activities performed by contractors Due to international business contacts, attendance at out of hours teleconferences may be required. Infrequent travel within Australia may be required for short periods of time
Qualifications/Requirements: As a minimum, either a qualified electrical supervisor or a qualified mechanical fitter with electrical endorsements. A degree in mechanical or electrical engineering would be highly regarded. Proficient in fault finding electrical equipment and have high level computer skills.
Desired Characteristics: Must have positive attitude and be able to work unsupervised. The ideal candidate will be flexible, willing and able to work with several high paced individuals. Attention to detail and ability to comply with corporate compliance requirements is a must.
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