Wind Turbine Technician I - Henvey Inlet, Ontario

Requisition ID:  41960
Location(s): 

Byng Inlet, ON, CA

Work experience:  Skilled Worker / Semi-Skilled Worker
Type of position:  Full-Time
Job Family:  Field Operations

 Vestas Factory

 

Vestas Canadian Wind Technology, Inc.
Technician I
Henvey Inlet / Britt, Ontario – an hour from Sudbury and Parry Sound, ON

 

 

Offering $2,500 Sign On Bonus - Details below  

 

At Vestas, we’re not just offering you a job, but an opportunity to elevate your career. If you’re equipped with Basic Safety Training (BST), Basic Technical Training (BTT), and Advanced Rescue Training (ART) certifications from the Global Wind Organization (GWO), consider yourself already one step ahead! To show our appreciation for the of expertise you bring along, we’re excited to offer a $2,500 USD / $3,300 CAD sign-on bonus.

 

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. You will be based out of this site near Britt, ON. 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). We have just renewed our contract for 10 years. The team here normally works in teams of 2-3 and typically will climb 1-2 turbines a day. This site has great opportunities to be able to grow within Vestas.

 

MORE ABOUT YOU 
✓ You will need a safety-focused mindset   
✓ Your positive attitude will contribute to your ability to work in a team environment, while being motivated and taking initiative in daily tasks
✓ You can identify solutions to issues with process of elimination
✓ You will have a high school diploma or equivalent and will bring a year of wind experience or have a wind degree/certificate or 2-3 years of transferrable composite, 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
✓Tuition assistance 

 

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.


About Vestas
Vestas is the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We are specialised in designing, manufacturing, installing, and servicing wind turbines, both onshore and offshore. 
Across the globe, we have installed more wind power than anyone else. We consider ourselves pioneers within the industry, as we continuously aim to design new solutions and technologies to create a more sustainable future for all of us. With more than 173 GW of wind power installed worldwide and 40+ years of experience in wind energy, we have an unmatched track record demonstrating our expertise within the field. 
With 29,000 employees globally, we are a diverse team united by a common goal: to power the solution – today, tomorrow, and far into the future. 
Vestas promotes a diverse workforce which embraces all social identities and is free of any discrimination. We commit to create and sustain an environment that acknowledges and harvests different experiences, skills, and perspectives. We also aim to give everyone equal access to opportunity. 
To learn more about our company and life at Vestas, we invite you to visit our website at www.vestas.com and follow us on our social media channels. We also encourage you to join our Talent Universe to receive notifications on new and relevant postings.