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HV Electrical Technician

Job Description

Since 2010, EarthStream has delivered the exceptional local talent and experienced expats across a diverse range of energy companies worldwide. We partner with our global clients to help them find the talent needed to empower a sustainable future.

We have a current opportunity for a HV Electrical Technician on a contract basis. The position will be based in Taichung City. For further information about this position please apply.

HV Electrical Technician


  • Delivering front-line maintenance to high-voltage equipment on a wind farm construction site.
  • Installation of HV cables - High Voltage power systems.
  • Ensuring that all high voltage terminations, testing and switching tasks are in line with the approved scope of work and checklists.
  • Supervising working parties of staff or contractors during maintenance activities.
  • Observing requirements of electrical safety rules and company health and safety policy.
  • Inspecting and testing HV equipment and accurately completing condition reports. Reporting unsafe conditions and taking immediate action as appropriate.
  • Organising work activities and resources in the delivery of maintenance activities.
  • Understanding the significance of HV/LV electrical assets and prioritising maintenance requirements accordingly.
  • To be customer focused and appreciate the needs of the various parts of the business.

What skills are we looking for?

  • Qualification and relevant industrial/utility, electrical engineering experience work on High Voltage equipment.
  • Knowledge of electrical maintenance and fault finding.
  • Ability to work with minimum supervision, under own initiative to design and standards.
  • Knowledge and awareness of Electrical health and safety Rules relevant to the industry.
  • Experience in the wind industry is an asset.