Wind Turbine Technician I - Medicine Hat, Alberta
CA, Bow Island, AB Skilled Worker / Semi-Skilled Worker Full-Time ID : 17186
Vestas Canadian Wind Technology, Inc.
Wind Turbine Technician I
Medicine Hat, Alberta / Whitla
WHO WE ARE
At Vestas, we live our company values of Accountability, Collaboration, Simplicity and Passion. In an innovative and evolving industry, we change quickly to meet the needs of our customers.
Our motivation is to preserve the environment through sustainable energy solutions. If this aligns with your values and enthusiasm, we want to hear from you!
A DAY IN THE LIFE
In this position you’ll use your skills and experience to perform scheduled service, fault analysis / troubleshooting, and potential main component or blade work on wind turbines.
During a typical day, you will work at heights and in confined spaces, while being exposed to the elements of weather. At this site near Medicine Hat, AB you will typically have shifts 5 days a week at 8-10 hours a day.
You also will have an on-call rotation schedule for off-work hours (weekends). The team here normally works in teams of 2-3, will typically climb 1-2 turbines a day.
MORE ABOUT YOU
You will need a safety-focused mindset
Your positive attitude will contribute to your ability to work in a team environment, while being motivated and taking initiative in daily tasks
You can identify solutions to issues with process of elimination
You will bring at least 1 year of wind experience or a wind certificate or 2-3 years of transferrable mechanical, hydraulic, or electrical work background
You must have a high school dipolma or equivalent
WHAT YOU’LL RECEIVE
We offer an attractive salary and one of the most comprehensive benefits plans in the industry, including :
Benefits coverage that includes dental and vision
It is the policy of Vestas to afford equal employment opportunity without regard to age, race, religion, color, gender, or national origin, and to afford equal opportunity to veterans and individuals with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, provincial, or local law.
Applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application and / or interview process should notify a representative within the People & Culture department.
Vestas is proud to be the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We design, manufacture, install, and service wind turbines across the globe, and we have installed more wind power than anyone else.
Vestas strives to be the most inclusive workplace in the sustainable energy industry and ensure equal opportunities for everyone regardless of the social identity.
We are stronger as a company not despite our differences, but because of them, both professionally and personally. Beyond a diverse workforce, we want to ensure that all of our employees are included and actively contributing to Vestas’ success and innovation.
Only then can we become the global leader in sustainable energy solutions and ensure sustainability in everything we do.
At Vestas, we offer global opportunities for people with growth mindsets and the desire to make a shared and positive impact.
We work in the true spirit of our corporate values : accountability, simplicity, collaboration, and passion. We expect everyone to live up to these in their day to day work no matter what you do and where you are in the organisation.
Learn more about Vestas at www.vestas.com and follow us on our social media channels.