Wind Turbine Technician II - St Leon, Manitoba
Requisition ID: 28144
Location(s): St. Leon, MB, 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 - Journeyman Electrician
St Leon, Manitoba - 45min from Winkler; 1hr and 45min from Brandon and Winnipeg, Manitoba
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 major repair on wind turbines. During a typical day, you will work at heights and in confined spaces, while being exposed to the elements of weather. An Journeyperson / Journeyman Electrician Red Seal certification is preferred. At this site near St Leon, MB, 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). This site has a long-term contract of 10 years remaining. The team here normally works in teams of 2-3 and typically will climb 1-2 turbines a day and will travel a minimum of 25% per year. This site has great opportunities to be able to grow within Vestas.
MORE ABOUT YOU
✓ You will need a safety-focused mindset and can identify solutions to issues with process of elimination
✓ Your positive attitude will contribute to your ability to work in a team environment, while being motivated and taking initiative in daily tasks
✓ You will have computer skills including email, Excel, Microsoft systems, as well as Teams, and data entry into our systems
✓ You will bring a high school diploma or equivalent as well as at least a year of wind experience OR 2-3 years of experience in transferable mechanical, hydraulic, or electrical work
WHAT YOU’LL RECEIVE
We offer an attractive salary and one of the most comprehensive benefits plans in the industry, including:
✓ Great benefits coverage that includes dental and vision
✓ Excellent RRSP plan