Company: NES Fircroft
Skills: Engineering Technician
Education: Tech/Vocational Cert/Apprenticeship
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Salary: N/A
Location: Great Yarmouth, England, United Kingdom

Work related competence

132kV SAP authorised Offshore Wind experience and training (GWOs and offshore medical)

Experience with Siemens 3.6MW WTGs beneficial

  • Must have a current 132kV Senior Authorisation with NG, DNO, private network, wind farm
  • Must have sufficient portfolio of HV operations to support transit to client Wind Electrical Safety Rules
Tasks and duties shall include:

General SAP duties up to 132kV on both WTG and Offshore Substation

Onshore SAP support as required

Lead team while carrying out HV maintenance on transformer and switchgear on WTG

Escort contractors as required to the two Offshore Substations

Help develop and train client technicians up to 33kV

Support any significant corrective scopes as required

Provide technical assistance and advice when required

Carry out Competent Persons training in line with the client training package

Based on 2 week on/2 week off rotation from SOV

Occasional additional days may be requested

Possible support towards other client wind farm, e.g. Dudgeon Offshore Windfarm

It is preferable that the candidate has experience in the safe operation and maintenance of the following equipment:

- 132kV GIS Switchgears

- 33kV GIS Switchgears

- Fibre cable communications

- 132/33kV Grid Transformers


Offshore via Great Yarmouth base.

12 hours between 0600-2200 TBC

2 weeks on/2 weeks off

With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining, Automotive and Chemicals sectors worldwide.With more than 100 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.