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Trainee Wind Turbine Engineer

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Trainee Wind Turbine Engineer

Peterborough
£34,000 per annum (OTE £40-45K) + Bonus + Overtime + On call + Training + 33 Days Holiday + Benefits

Are you a Mechanical or Electrical Technician/Engineer looking to move into the renewables industry, in a role with dedicated and structured and training, technical development to specialist senior positions with a well-established, cutting edge and wind turbine manufacturing company?

This company are looking for individuals with either mechanical, electrical and/or hydraulic skills who want to train and advance their skills further with an industry leading and internationally recognised company.

You will receive structured and accredited training, have salary reviews at every level and constant focus on your personal development.

This large multinational have numerous turbine sites across the whole of the UK and employ 5000 globally. As a part of two-person team you will cover a main wind farm in Peterborough however there may be occasional requirements to cover sites across the region.

This role would suit a Technician/Engineer looking to advance your skills further against a structured training program, have fantastic routes of personal and technical development with an industry recognised multi-national company who specialise in Wind Turbine power generation.

The Role:

  • Service & Maintenance of Industrial Onshore Wind Turbines
  • Training, development and career progression (OEM Training plus industry recognised electrical qualification)
  • Covering Wind Turbines in
  • Physically demanding position, working at heights
  • Overtime & On call payments + Bonus


The Person:

  • Mechanical or Electrical skills (hydraulics desirable but not essential)
  • Ex Forces candidates are encouraged to apply and will be provided training (Marines, Navy etc).
  • MUST be 1 hours drive from Peterborough
  • Good Level of personal fitness and able to pass a Working at Heights Medical (Chester step test)
  • UK Full Driving License


Reference Number: BBBH213954


To apply for this role or to be considered for further roles, please click "Apply Now" or contact Sophie Fox 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 set for this position. We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitable candidates.