Engineering and construction

Mechanical Technician

Imagine a future where you play an integral part in the global conversion to green energy, with the state-of-the-art, first-of-its-kind Renescience technology representing the future of green energy

Join us in this role where you’ll carry out planned maintenance work on the facility, including on the CHP & AD plant, and where you’ll cooperate and coordinate with the operations team to ensure maximum plant availability. You’ll contribute to establishing maintenance plans and coordinate the implementation of maintenance systems, and you’ll provide a reactive response to equipment faults and breakdowns. Finally, you’ll participate in and support continuous improvement and root cause analysis projects.

Welcome to Renescience Maintenance

You’ll be part of the Mechanical Maintenance team where you, together with your colleagues, will ensure that all Renescience core machinery and equipment are maintained to the highest of standards. You’ll be directly involved in the planning, execution, and reporting of all maintenance activities on site. Working in a team of six technicians, on a rotating shift basis, you’ll form part of a well-driven group of experienced individuals with the common goal of optimising and improving the Renescience process.

You’ll play an important role in:

  • carrying out pre-planned, preventative maintenance activities throughout the facility to ensure optimum equipment performance at all times
  • reacting to mechanical issues that arise throughout production in a swift and timely manner
  • performing diagnoses on a wide range of machinery and carrying out corrective maintenance work where required
  • participating in and offering support in respect of a wide range of continuous improvement and root cause projects
  • cooperating and coordinating with the operations team to ensure maximum plant availability.

To succeed in the role, you:

  • are a qualified, time-served mechanical technician; proof of experience and competences will be requested
  • preferably have experience of working with conveyors and rotary systems (pumps etc.)
  • preferably have experience of fabrication and welding
  • have experience of working on a computer with maintenance management systems (SAP)
  • are proactive in your approach and flexible enough to work competently on your own as well as within a team
  • show initiative in seeking out opportunities for potential process improvements and sharing this with your team.

Join a world leader in green energy

Ørsted is a global leader in offshore wind energy and ranked the world’s most sustainable energy company. To be a frontrunner, we invest significantly in employee development, and from the moment you join us, we’ll support your personal and professional growth. Here, you’ll get the opportunities that will unleash your full potential, and you’ll experience a collaborative, diverse, and dynamic work environment.

Shape the future with us

Send your application to us no later than 3 December 2021. We’ll be conducting interviews on a continuous basis.

Please don’t hesitate to contact Talent Acquisition Operations UK, , on if you’d like to know more about the position.

Please note that for your application to be taken into consideration, you must submit your application via our online career pages.

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