Wind Farm Service Technician

Location:Boyneside
Job Type:Full Time

Role Summary:

Perform scheduled and unscheduled maintenance of wind turbine generators and associated equipment at our Coopers Gap QLD Wind Farm.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Interpret the requirements of GE manuals, specifications, bulletins and complete assigned tasks in accordance with GE work instructions
  • Perform and ensure the proper maintenance and fault finding of assets
  • Maintain reports using GE’s various software management tools and databases
  • 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 and Project Teams as required
  • Make a conformance or non-conformance decision upon completion of inspections
  • Form part of an on call roster to work weekends and nights if required or as directed by management
  • Perform high voltage switching operations according to site procedures as required
  • Be familiar with and follow all EHS policies, and procedures applicable to their job
  • Report any injuries, spills, near misses or related incidents and any concerns about a possible request to violate this policy
  • Cooperate with GE investigations and EHS audits
  • Call attention to fellow employees of unsafe acts, and unsafe conditions and practices to their Manager, Supervisor, and EHS Manager/Coordinator
  • Complete all required EHS Training

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • As a minimum, either a qualified electrician or a qualified mechanic with electrical aptitude.
  • Proficient in fault finding electrical, mechanical and hydraulic equipment.
  • Trained to an intermediate level in computer skills.


Desired Characteristics:

Must have positive attitude and the ability to complete physically demanding tasks at heights.

About Us:

GE (NYSE:GE) drives the world forward by tackling its biggest challenges. By combining world-class engineering with software and analytics, GE helps the world work more efficiently, reliably, and safely. GE people are global, diverse and dedicated, operating with the highest integrity and passion to fulfill GE’s mission and deliver for our customers. www.ge.com

Additional Locations:

Australia;Boyneside, Kingaroy;