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General Electric Wind Turbine Installation Technician in Home/Remote/Alternate, United Kingdom

Job Description Summary

The Wind Turbine installation Technician will participate in the installation and Mechanical & Electrical assembly of the Haliade 1 and Haliade X Wind Turbines that will be performed on pre-assembly Onshore and assembly Offshore during project execution.

Be there right at the beginning, please click the following link for all the background on the 'Doggerbank' and our new Haliade - X .. Be a part of something new..

Job Description

We want you to become Team Leaders/Experts for when we launch in March 2023, likely to spend first 18/24 x months commuting to France working on our Haliade - 1 to assemble the first offshore wind farm in France, to assimilate in to our team and the GE Renewables business and importantly learn/commission the new Haliade - X.

Our Installation Technicians keep our world moving. They’re adaptable, determined, and safety-focused, thriving in high-pressure situations. They’re the kind of people who dig deep for answers, work collaboratively with the right teams to drive solutions, and who sit back and smile when they know they have done a great job. As part of this team, you’ll be rewarded with autonomy and trust, a collaborative, supportive team, and the chance to be empowered and successful, every single day.

Roles and Responsibilities


  • Within a team of contracted offshore or onshore WT assembly technicians, be the GE technician or supervisor in charge of making sure that the GE assembly process is followed and providing specific expertise on the GE turbine

  • Execute the installation jobs offshore and on the assembly sites.

  • Banksman experience, Heavy Lifting Experience.

  • Execute Mechanical and Electrical completion jobs on tower sections, team coordination, subcontractors’ supervision, jobs execution.

  • Warehousing and maintenance of tools, control subcontractors performing maintenance operations on installation tools

  • Management and organization of equipment and tooling for the jobs.

  • Guarantee the fulfilment of EHS rules on site, further the Security and Health program Analysis and KPI’S correction

Technical skills / competencies:

  • Significant experience in Wind Turbine assembly project site construction or offshore large construction projects.

  • Heavy Lifting and banking experience.

  • Ability to implement quality assurance and environmental processes

  • Knowledge of specification, design, maintenance, construction and commissioning of offshore works.

  • Mechanical knowledge , cables installation and connection..

  • Familiar with the use of Hydraulic and manual torque wrenches.

  • Ability to start and operate WTG systems such as Pitch system, Yaw system, Cooling circuits, elevator, hydraulic system.

  • PC knowledge of Microsoft applications

  • EU Work Permit

Technical skills / competencies:

  • Mechanical and/or Electric, hydraulic systems operation knowledge.

  • Basic Knowledge of software tools.

  • Quality Management Tools

  • Reporting.

  • Oral and writing English fluent

  • French or Spanish speaking are a plus

Behavioral skills / competencies:

  • Able to manage physical jobs (climbing, handling)

  • Able to work at heights, Helicopter transfers, Vessel transfers


Our UK reward package is comprehensive and flexible, it includes a competitive pension, 26 days holiday, 8 bank holidays private medical insurance, sick pay plus life assurance for your peace of mind. Also, design your own flexible benefits package, including childcare vouchers, cycle to work, travel insurance, dental cover, health assessments, other wellbeing programs and much more...

Additional Information

Relocation Assistance Provided: No