Wind Turbine Technician II - Howard, KS
Requisition ID: 30892
Location(s): Howard, KS, US
Work experience: Skilled Worker / Semi-Skilled Worker
Type of position: Full-Time
Job Family: Field Operations
Skilled Worker / Semi-Skilled Worker | Full-Time | Field Operations
Vestas Wind Technology, Inc.
Wind Turbine Technician II
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
The Site Offers: biking, hiking trails & various attractions nearby - Elk River Hiking Trail; Little House on the Prairie Museum (historic site of the Ingalls family in 1869-1871); Cross Timbers State Park which offers shaded campsites close to the reservoir lake & river; Safari Zoological Park; historic theatres; art galleries; & so much more...
In this Intermediate level position, you’ll use your skills and training to perform maintenance and/or installation work on assigned wind turbines under minimal supervision. You will be provided with defined schedules and procedures including safety protocol, verbal/written instructions, but you may provide mentorship to entry-level technicians.
During a typical day, you may be working 250 feet above the ground, or working in small spaces to perform maintenance and repairs. You’ll be outside, and sometimes the weather isn’t great. You’ll be climbing, carrying tools and equipment, and moving parts to complete your work. Teamwork is a priority here, and our reputation for professionalism, safety and attention to detail are important to our customers. We also encourage recommendations to improve the safety and quality of our work.
MORE ABOUT YOU
✓ You will need a safety-focused mindset.
✓ You are willing to travel 75% to other sites & training events.
✓ You are adaptable and flexible.
✓ You enjoy being a wind turbine technician - Why did you choose this profession?
✓ You are a team player - Tell us about a recent rewarding teamwork experience.
✓ You will bring at least a year of wind experience or 2-3 years of experience in an applicable background, including mechanical, hydraulic, and electrical troubleshooting experience.
WHAT YOU’LL RECEIVE
We offer an attractive salary and one of the most comprehensive benefits plans in the industry, including:
✓ Benefits coverage within your first month
✓ State-of-the-art Training Program
✓ Paid Time Off (PTO), 3 weeks accrued
✓ Excellent 401(k) plan
✓ Global bonus