Mechanical Technicians

Job Title: Mechanical Technicians
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Ballarat
Salary: $46 per hour, Benefits: Excellent Benefits + Available Overtime
Start Date: 2019-05-13
Reference: JO-1905-95345
Contact Name: George Hall
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 17, 2019 16:27

Job Description

About the Company

Goldwind are one of the world's leading wind power companies. The largest player in the wind industry in China, Goldwind has a presence on six continents globally. In 2015, Goldwind was recognised as the world's number one wind turbine manufacturer by newly installed generation capacity. They are now in the process of recruiting a number of Mechanical Technicians for permanent positions across two large windfarms based at Stockyard Hill and Moorabool which are both commutable from Ballarat and neighbouring areas.

About the Role 

Based permanently at site and reporting to the Wind Farm Site Manager, the Mechanical Technician is responsible for assisting in the execution of the operation and maintenance to assets installed at the Wind Farm. The operation and maintenance will be conducted on the installed Wind Turbine Generators and Balance of Plant equipment.
Responsibilities will include:
  • Assist in the completion of Wind Turbine scheduled and unscheduled maintenance.
  • Assist in maintaining wind farm equipment.
  • Assist sub-contractor in completing relevant sub-contractor tasks.
  • Identify any risks to completing scheduled maintenance plan or performance standards and report to Site Manager.
  • Ensure inventory levels are appropriately maintained.
  • Maintain good working relationships with all stakeholders.
  • Continually provide feedback to Service Site Manager on ideas or thoughts which may contribute to developing improvements and efficiencies of work tasks.
  • Assist in undertaking operation and maintenance to other Goldwind Wind Farms.
The Person
  • It is essential that the service technician has:
  • A mechanical trade qualification; and Current drivers licence.
  • Previous experience working on large industrial mechanical assets in either a construction, commissioning or maintenance environment. Trouble shooting and fault finding.
  • It is desirable but not essential that the service technician holds:
  • A Construction white card.
  • Working at Heights.
  • Previous experience working within the Wind or power industry would be ideal but not essential.
To apply, click the link and upload your current resume in Microsoft Word format only (.doc or .docx). If you would like to have a confidential discussion, please contact George Hall on 07 3023 1054, quoting ref no. JO-1905-95345. Want to know more about Davidson? Visit us at

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