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Vestas Factory

Technician II 
CA, Mount Uniacke | Skilled Worker / Semi-Skilled Worker | Full-Time | ID: 12707

Vestas Wind Technology, Inc.

Wind Service Technician I or II

Mount Uniacke, Nova Scotia – main building is 1/2hr North-West of Halifax, NS



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! 



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 (wind turbine generators (WTG)). During a typical day, you will work at heights and in confined spaces, while being exposed to the elements of weather. At this site, we have turbines that are located across Nova Scotia with the majority located in the central mainland. Typically, you will work 5 days a week 8-10-hour shifts. This site has long term contracts that end well into 2030s.  We generally work in teams of 2-3 people. Due to some of the remote locations of our turbines, there is travel expected up to 50% within the province and abroad. Overnight stays are a normal occurrence in Cape Breton and Yarmouth regions, and are covered by Vestas. This site has many growth opportunities within Vestas.



✓ 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 2-3 years of transferrable mechanical, hydraulic, electrical work background OR a wind/industrial electrician certificate with said applicable background

Blade and/or composite experience is an asset



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 

 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.