Wind Turbine Technician I - Port Hardy, British Columbia
Requisition ID: 30076
Location(s): Port Hardy, British Columbia, CA
Work experience: Skilled Worker / Semi-Skilled Worker
Type of position: Full-Time
Job Family: Field Operations
Vestas Canadian Wind Technology, Inc.
Wind Turbine Technician I
Port Hardy, British Columbia
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 Port Hardy, BC 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, and will travel a minimum of 25% per year. This site is an extremely unique and remote location on the north end of Vancouver Island surrounded by authentic, unspoiled nature. This site has much room for advancement for a motivated individual! Come grow with Vestas.
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 have a high school diploma or equivalent and you will bring some wind experience or a wind certificate or 2-3 years of experience in a heavy industrial background
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
✓ Excellent RRSP plan