Roscoe, TX Full Time 1 week ago

RWE Renewables Americas LLC

To start on 28/02/2022 or To start as soon as possible, Full time, Permanent

Supports the overall operations and maintenance of one or more wind farms and all related facilities to assure safety and maximize availability in accordance with Operations mission.


Responsibilities:


  • Adherence to the company’s values and behaviors as defined by the RWE philosophy.
  • Assure that all operation and maintenance activities are performed in a safe manner consistent with policies and procedures established for the wind farm site. This includes wearing essential safety equipment, including a personal fall arrest system, as well as identifying potential hazards on the job.
  • Pass physical fitness tests required to maintain Global Wind Organization Certification.
  • Climb wind towers and access wind turbines to perform maintenance tasks.
  • Lift, carry, and transport essential equipment, tools, and materials to job site.
  • Monitor the activities of maintenance contractors and ensure corrective actions when appropriate.
  • Assist in conducting acceptance and performance tests on systems and equipment following planned maintenance or outages.
  • Train and guide less experienced operations and maintenance site personnel.
  • Perform safety and other wind farm related tasks when assigned and fill in as back up to personnel at other RWE sites when necessary.
  • Assist with turbine maintenance including services, major component work and replacement, and troubleshooting.
  • Assist with Balance of Plant procedures as needed, including substation and collection system maintenance.
  • Perform all other duties assigned as may be required from time to time.

Qualifications:

  • At least 4 years of work experience in operations and/or maintenance in power generation, transmission and/or distribution.
  • Or a 2 year or 4 year college degree from an accredited school, other than correspondence or on-line, in a technical hard science (engineering, physics, power, or closely similar) may substitute for 2 years of experience. A current journeyman or master electrician license may substitute for 2 years of experience. A wind technician certificate program can substitute for 1 year of experience
  • Associate degree in Sciences or related field from an accredited school preferred.
  • Wind Farm site location including work in and around energized wind turbine generators and balance of plant equipment (substation, pad mount transformers, etc.). The work will occur within an office, warehouse, and outdoors. The work will require irregular work hours depending upon the required response of site operations to address the unpredictable needs of the wind farm.


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RWE represents change, innovation and sustainability. As one of the world’s leading generators of electricity from renewable energy sources, we aim to be carbon-neutral by 2040 and to enable a sustainable life for people around the world. To achieve this, we are looking for dynamic and motivated people to join us in creating a sustainable and secure energy future.

RWE Renewables GmbH, based in Essen, Germany, is RWE’s youngest subsidiary and one of the world’s leading companies in the field of renewable energies. With an international team of around 3,500 employees, we are drivers of the energy transition – and provide electricity for a sustainable life. Our total capacity of more than 9 gigawatts results from onshore and offshore wind parks, photovoltaic plants and battery storage. We focus on growth: on the American continent, on the European core markets and on new markets in the Asia-Pacific region.

  • Company:
    RWE Renewables Americas LLC
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  • Posting Date:
    9th May 2022
  • Valid through:
    9th Jun 2022
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