Wind Turbine Technician II - Tumbler Ridge, British Columbia
Requisition ID: 29039
Location(s): Tumbler Ridge, 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 II
Tumbler Ridge, British Columbia – about 75 min from Dawson Creek, BC
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 Tumbler Ridge, 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 up to 25% per year. This site is in the heart of nature itself; you will enjoy mountainous views and spectacular waterfall hikes.
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 and will bring at least a year of wind experience or 2-3 years of transferrable mechanical, hydraulic, or electrical work 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
✓ Paid Time Off (PTO) policies
✓ Excellent RRSP plan