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SCADA Technician II - Ladora, IA

Requisition ID:  21374

Ladora, IA, US

Work experience:  Skilled Worker / Semi-Skilled Worker
Type of position:  Full-Time

Vestas Factory

Vestas Wind Technology, Inc.

SCADA Technician II 

Ladora, IA {Diamond Trail}



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!



The Site Offers: surroundings of a small quaint & quiet community; close to Iowa Park for boating, fishing, & swimming; about 45 minutes from Iowa City which has nearby malls and sports facilities; about 1.5 hours from Lake Red Rock which is ideal for biking trails, fishing, hiking, hunting, kayaking, & walking.


As a Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) technician, you will travel 50-75% with some overnight stays.  You will provide primary support for installation and maintenance of SCADA systems; including servers, fiber optics, ethernet communications, routers, switches, and cybersecurity technologies.  Technicians field complex questions and inquiries for areas of SCADA performance, behavior, and capability.


The incumbent will service Diamond Trail & Montezuma, IA sites.  There are times you may be working up to 250 feet above the ground or working in small spaces to perform necessary duties.  You'll install and maintain communication network to support SCADA operations.  Support the SCADA staff with technical matters related to the SCADA systems, including responding to complex technical customer and vendor inquiries, troubleshooting efforts/projects and root-cause analysis.  Identify and implement changes to existing documentation, work instructions, and technical customer communications.



✓ You will need a safety-focused mindset.

✓ You are a team player and initiator who is self-motivated.

✓ You are proactive with the capability to be adaptable and flexible.

✓ You strategize to streamline processes so that they are more effective and efficient.

✓ Minimum of 2 years or equivalent experience in installation and maintenance of servers, networks, and PLC's; with VMware and virtual system experience a plus.



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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About Vestas
Vestas is the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We specialize in designing, manufacturing, installing, and servicing wind turbines, both onshore and offshore. 
Across the globe, we have installed more wind power than our competitors in the renewable energy arena. We consider ourselves forerunners within the industry, as Vestas continuously aims to design new solutions and technologies to create a more sustainable future for all of us. With more than 145 GW of wind power installed worldwide and 40+ years of experience in wind energy, Vestas has an unmatched history demonstrating our expertise within the field. 
With 29,000 employees globally, Vestas is 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, and gives everyone equal access to opportunity. 
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