Wind Turbine Technician II - West Cape, Prince Edward Island
Requisition ID: 31789
Location(s): West Cape, Prince Edward Island, 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
West Cape, Prince Edward Island
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 in PEI, you will typically have shifts 5 days a week at 8-10 hours a day, but you also will have an on-call rotation schedule for off-work hours (weekends). Overtime available and the ability to travel up to 50% per year. The team here normally works in teams of 2-3 and typically will 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
✓ You will bring a high school dipolma or equivalent and will bring at least 1 year of applicable or transferable experience in the wind industry or 3-5 years of transferable 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:
✓ Great benefits coverage that includes dental and vision
✓ Paid Time Off (PTO) policies
✓ Excellent RRSP plan