Wind Turbine Technician II - Galesburg, KS - Up to 70% travel throughout the Kansas Region
Requisition ID: 27891
Location(s): Topeka, 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
Galesburg, KS - Up to 70% travel throughout the Kansas Region
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: Close distance to the Neosho State Fishing Lake; several outdoor activities including lakes, camping areas, mountain biking, & hiking trails; just over two (2) hours from Northwest Arkansas where you'll find various outdoor activities and Springfield, MO where you'll find the Springfield Cardinals and the headquarters for Bass Pro Shops.
In this 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 have strong leadership and management skills with advance troubleshooting capabilities.
✓ You are adaptable & flexible; and take initiative/direction well.
✓ You have the ability to handle stress with relative ease.
✓ 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
It is the policy of Vestas to afford equal employment opportunity without regard to age, race, religion, color, gender, or national origin, and to afford equal opportunity to veterans and individuals with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, provincial, or local law. Applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application and/or interview process should notify a representative within the People & Culture department.
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