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Vestas Factory

Technician I 
CA, Chetwynd | Skilled Worker / Semi-Skilled Worker | Full-Time | ID: 10914
 

Vestas Wind Technology, Inc.

Wind Service Technician I

Chetwynd, British Columbia – 2hrs W of Grand Prairie, AB and 3hrs N of Prince George, BC

 

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. At this site near Chetwynd, BC 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). The team here normally works in teams of 2-3, will typically climb 1-2 turbines a day, and will travel a minimum of 25% per year. This site is in the heart of nature itself; you will enjoy mountainous views and is only 1hr from Powder King Ski Resort. Chetwynd is known as the chainsaw carving capitol of the country!

 

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 bring at least a year of wind experience or a wind certificate or 2-3 years of transferrable 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: 

✓ Benefits coverage that includes dental and vision 

✓ Generous 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.