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Due to continued success and growth of the company, we are looking to recruit an experienced Crane Operator.  The candidate will play an important role within the Mechanical Build Team and will be responsible for operating a 130 tonne Grove mobile crane for mechanical installations and maintenance of various types of wind turbines.

Location: Throughout Ireland and Great Britain.  The candidate will work predominately on projects in Northern Ireland and will be occasionally required to work on projects in Republic of Ireland and Great Britain in accordance with the needs of the business.

Salary: Negotiable depending on experience

Employment Type: Permanent - Full Time 

Responsibilites include but not limited to:

  • Operating crane and hoisting mobile equipment to lift, move and position wind turbine components for mechanical installation and maintenance of various types of wind turbines
  • Ensuring correct and safe lifting practices are followed as per approved method statements
  • Being aware of any site conditions that could affect the crane operation
  • Completing daily checks/paperwork on crane
  • Reporting of faults and accidents to management using the correct procedure
  • Always complying with the Company's Health and Safety procedures
  • Ensuring at all times the vehicles are driven and maintained to the standards laid down by the Road Transport / Traffic Legislations and Company's instructions
  • Undertaking any other duty deemed as necessary by Management, to ensure efficient running of the business


Essential Criteria:

  • At least 5 years' experience of operating mobile cranes
  • Must hold a valid CPCS competent operators card / Blue plant card endorsed as a crane operator
  • Must hold a valid CSR card
  • A strong health and safety awareness on site at all times
  • Ability to work as part of a team, building positive relationships with colleagues
  • Good co-ordination skills
  • Ability to use own initiative
  • Be highly motivated and have a forward thinking productive attitude
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals
  • Willingness to work flexible hours and ability to travel and stay overnight in Great Britain when required
  • Must hold a valid UK driving licence
  • Must have permanent living accommodation in Northern Ireland


Desirable Criteria:

  • Slinger / Banksman qualification
  • Appointed Persons qualification
  • Mechanically minded with regards to routine maintenance of the machine
  • Experience of operating a crane for installing wind turbines would be advantageous


To apply please email your CV demonstrating how you meet the criteria to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

or post to Green Energy Wind Ltd, 11 Dunturk Road, Castlewellan, Co. Down, BT31 9PF

Closing date for receipt of CV is 5pm Friday 9th December 2016