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Vestas Factory

Wind Turbine Repair Technician - 90% travel in various regions throughout Canada
CA, Chatham, ON | Skilled Worker / Semi-Skilled Worker | Full-Time 
| ID: 20046 

Vestas Canadian Wind Technology, Inc.

Wind Turbine Repair Technician

Traveling position that would be based in and around your geographical region. We are hiring throughout all of Canada: Pacific Canada, West Canada, Central Canada, East Canada, Atlantic Canada, and you could also potentially travel throughout North America.

 

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 major correctives on a wide variety of wind turbine platforms/brands. During a typical day, you will work at heights and in confined spaces, while being exposed to the elements of weather. This is a regional travel position, requiring up to 90% travel per year. You will travel throughout the region in which you are located with potential travel to other provinces across Canada, if needed. You will be based out of one of several Vestas sites in Canada.

 

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 will bring at least 2 yrs of extensive repair work on other O&M turbine models/platforms

✓ You have performed mechanical, electrical and hydraulic repair work pertaining to main component replacements such as gearboxes, main bearings, generators, transformers, and blades in the wind industry

✓ Lead and perform component retrofits and upgrades and experience calling cranes, tracking time, tooling, parts, daily logs and all Vestas assets accurately on a daily basis

 

WHAT YOU’LL RECEIVE 

We offer an attractive salary and one of the most comprehensive benefits plans in the industry, including: 

✓ Benefits coverage that includes dental and vision 

✓ Travel Incentives

✓ 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 proud to be the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We design, manufacture, install, and service wind turbines across the globe, and we have installed more wind power than anyone else. 

Vestas strives to be the most inclusive workplace in the sustainable energy industry and ensure equal opportunities for everyone regardless of the social identity. We are stronger as a company not despite our differences, but because of them, both professionally and personally. Beyond a diverse workforce, we want to ensure that all of our employees are included and actively contributing to Vestas’ success and innovation. Only then can we become the global leader in sustainable energy solutions and ensure sustainability in everything we do. 

At Vestas, we offer global opportunities for people with growth mindsets and the desire to make a shared and positive impact. We work in the true spirit of our corporate values: accountability, simplicity, collaboration, and passion. We expect everyone to live up to these in their day to day work – no matter what you do and where you are in the organisation.

Learn more about Vestas at www.vestas.com and follow us on our social media channels.