Wind Turbine Technician

at Siemens Gamesa
Location Archer
Date Posted August 16, 2021


Position Overview Join one of the world's leading suppliers of wind power solutions as a Wind Technician for Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy! Demand for electricity generated from renewable sources is growing fast, and Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy has the answers. As one of the market leaders, we combine technological innovations, experience, and expertise to deliver readily available, one-stop solutions and have a proven track record of successfully delivering wind power projects on all continents. SGRE is currently seeking highly talented and motivated candidates for a Wind Technician position. The candidate will work together with a multi-disciplinary group to ensure top performance on our wind farms. The ideal candidate has the ability to work a flexible schedule, along with the ability to analyze and resolve problems independently and efficiently. S/he will provide excellent service to our customers, have the ability to work on complex systems in challenging environments, and participate in the development of new field procedures and best practices.Travel up to 50% in the first year of employment, followed by up to 20% in the following yearsThe Wind Service Technician position is Located at the Haystack, Carroll NE Responsibilities:Service and maintenance wind turbinesTroubleshoot errors on wind turbineEscalate technical issues to supporting engineering functionsPerform mainly pre-defined, technical tasks (for example, basic commissioning of products and systems, integration of components to a system, basic engineering, maintenance jobs) and work packages on-site and remotely.Support customer remotely and onsite and provides 2nd and 3rd level user support in case of arising issues.Coordinates and accomplishes defined service operations and/or resolves product issues for customers equipment.Supports in generating sales leads for pre-defined service offers and contributes to planning activities.Adheres to defined processes and applicable regulations.Be self-motivated, able to think quickly and address issues as they ariseAbility to work a flexible work schedule is required, along with the ability to analyze and resolve issues independently and efficientlyRequired Knowledge/ Skills, Education, and ExperienceDriving is an essential function of the job and applicants must have a valid driver's license at the time of application with an acceptable driving record. Employees must maintain a valid license and acceptable driving record and may be subject to periodic DMV checks of their license.Must have minimum of 6 months experience in a mechanical, electrical or industrial fieldPhysically and mentally able to work suspended from heights and in confined spacesFlexible travel scheduleHigh school diploma or equivalentMust meet body weight restrictions of 265 pounds or less as required by the safety regulationsMust pass a physical administered by a medical practitioner to ensure ability to safely perform the job functions and meet the physical demands of the positionMust pass pre-hire background drug screeningQualified applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the United States. Qualified applicants will not require employer sponsored work authorization now or in the future for employment in the United StatesPreferred Knowledge/ Skills, Education, and ExperienceCertification from a Renewable Energy or Wind Technical ProgramHands on work experience as a Wind Technician on a Wind FarmRelevant work experience e.g. electrical, mechanical, hydraulic, maintenance/troubleshooting in a military, industrial or automotive industryEqual Employment Opportunity Statement Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability unrelated to ability, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity, transgender, sex stereotyping, order of protection status, protected veteran or military status, or an unfavorable discharge from military service, and other categories protected by federal, state or local law. EEO is the Law Applicants and employees are protected under Federal law from discrimination. To learn more, Click here. Pay Transparency Non-Discrimination Provision Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy follows Executive Order 11246, including the Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision. To learn more, Click here. California Privacy Notice California residents have the right to receive additional notices about their personal information. To learn more, click here. Employee Benefits To see Benefit please click link