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Service Technician 

US-TX-Various 

Are you ready to join a team that is focused on safety and quality?  Do you want to want to be part of one of the top growing industries in the country?

Mortenson Energy Services (MES) has the job for you! MES has 4 target areas of expertise; Wind Power, Solar, Energy Storage, and High Voltage Transmission (HVT).  Presently we are actively pursuing motivated individuals who possess a high level of integrity and exceptional work ethic.

Mortenson’s success is not a matter of luck; it’s a result of our ingenuity, expertise, and exceptional people coupled with our unparalleled focus on customer service. Our foundation and culture are based upon our company values of trust, safety, teamwork, responsibility, service and stewardship. We are inspired by a compelling purpose to build structures and facilities for the advancement of modern society and a mission to create an exceptional customer experience. Mortenson has built a reputation for being a leader in our industry and in the communities in which we live and work. Mortenson has been voted a "best place to work" 38 times regionally over the past decade.

Benefits include: Competitive wages, Life Insurance, Paid Holidays, Employee Assistance, Paid Time Off; Optional acquired following initial employment period; Medical, Dental, Vision, 401k, Additional Life Insurance

Open position:  Field Technician

 

Experience:

  • Direct Renewable work experience preferred
  • Indirectly related experience will be evaluated on a case by case basis
  • Post-secondary education is a PLUS!

 

 

 

Work description:

Personnel will be required to have the following knowledge, skills, and abilities:

·       Attention to detail and safety focused

·       Electrical OR Mechanical aptitude

·       Renewable energy experience desired, but NOT required

·       Travel up to 100% of the time

·       Away from home for up to 6 weeks

·       Responsibility for own transportation to and from work required

·       Valid Driver’s License with clean driving record

·       Authorized to work in the United States

·       Self-motivated with high level of integrity

·       Work at heights (over 250’)

·       Work possible rotating shifts

·       Prolong standing / and working in ergonomic challenging positions

·       Varied climates based upon locations

·       Physically fit for climbing and lifting operations

·       Teamwork and communication skills

·       Proficient in English based upon supporting EHS internal and external requirements

Field roles and responsibilities:

·       Act as a team member to support site work

·       Travel to remote locations throughout the USA

·       Support lifting operations of equipment at heights over 250’

o   May be required to oversee lifting operations following skills verification of Large Components and ability to create, review, correct, and amend lifting plans

·       Operate under properly performed LOTO conditions

o   May be required to perform LOTO of equipment as an Authorized Person

·       Conduct daily safety and task planning discussions

o   May be required to conduct Pre-task planning, JHA’s, and RA’s

·       Interact with vendors and customers in a professional manner

·       Ability to recognize potential issues and provide safe solutions

o   May be required to provide feedback to Safety and Quality for business improvements

Education and certifications:

·       HS Diploma or GED is required

·       OSHA 10 recommended

·       Additional post High School education is preferred

·       Electrical OR Mechanical certifications a PLUS!

“We do what it takes to provide safe high-quality work powering our society and empowering our lives with fulfilling careers.” – MES Mission Statement

Link to Job Description and Application 

https://craftcareers-mortenson.icims.com/jobs/4526/services-technician/job?mobile=false&width=910&height=500&bga=true&needsRedirect=false&jan1offset=-420&jun1offset=-360

HSE Rescue Trainer

Nordex USA, LLC

West Branch Safety Manager, IA

Responsible for conducting rescue training for workers at heights, maintaining employee competence as it relates to safe climber and rescue practices and more....

Link to Job

https://workforcenow.adp.com/mascsr/default/mdf/recruitment/recruitment.html?cid=6fc97b71-871f-4aa0-9f59-4c3503f0874f&ccId=19000101_000001&type=MP&lang=en_US&selectedMenuKey=CareerCenter

Contact:

Heather Sexton   NordexUSACareers@nordex-online.com

OneWind is hiring NOW!!!

• Competitive Pay Scale 
• Company truck and gas card
• Per Diems
• Paid travel days
• Monthly cell phone allowance
• 401K & Health Benefits 
• All workwear & PPE provided 
• 30:10 rotation 
• Great company culture and management that cares 
• Fast-track to move up in a smaller but quickly growing company

Siemens Gamesa Heavy Lifts is Building! The SGRE Large Corrective group has increased our divisional headcount significantly to meet the ever increasing demands of the business and the needs of our customers. Come join the proven leader in the Heavy Lift market and be a part of our growing team! If you're interested in joining Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy Large Corrective group we invite you to apply to the available positions below. 

Wind Service Technician- Heavy Lifts Main Bearing / Rotors 
Requisition ID: 243507 
https://lnkd.in/eqHTBq7

Wind Service Technician- Heavy Lifts Gearbox Replacement 
Requisition ID: 243509 
https://lnkd.in/enriZia

Wind Service Technician- Heavy Lifts Liftra Crane Gearbox 
Requisition ID: 243511 
https://lnkd.in/e9f79sr

Wind Service Technician- Heavy Lifts OOEM 
Requisition ID: 243512 
https://lnkd.in/e5A8sfc

Up-tower Gearbox Repair Technicians

Wind Tech Recruiters has several new career opportunities available for experienced Up-tower Gearbox Repair Technicians.

 

These are direct-hire, full-time opportunities with reputable companies offering competitive salaries and compensation packages.

 

If you are looking for a new role as an Up-tower Gearbox Repair Technician, our recruiting team wants to talk to YOU!

General Details and Requirements:

 

  • All roles are traveling throughout the US
  • Salaries range from $25-37/hour depending on experience, plus per diem
  • Requires a minimum of 1 year of Up-tower Gearbox Repair experience, 2-4 years preferred
  • Must have a strong mechanical aptitude, experience with diesel engines a plus
  • Experience on the Winergy Gearbox brand a plus
  • Experience leading a crew is a plus

 

If you are interested in speaking to one of our recruiters, please CLICK HERE TO APPLY !

We respond to every applicant!

 

Our recruiters will learn about your career interests and goals and do their best to match you with a job that is the best fit for you! Our job board is booming! Let’s talk!

Energy System Technician (Wind and Solar) – Level 1 (EST-1) 

Company: GREEN DEVELOPMENT, LLC

E-Mail for Applicants – Send Resume to: HR@green-ri.com

Sites:     www.linkedin.com/company/green-dev-llc/

                www.green-ri.com

                www.facebook.com/Green-Development-131876673545059/

Green Development is the leading developer of renewable energy in the state of Rhode Island. Green Development was created in 2009 with a focus on building healthy, sustainable and thriving communities in Rhode Island and across the northeast region.

Energy System Technician (Wind and Solar) – Level 1 (EST-1) OVERVIEW

The Energy System Technician (Wind and Solar) – Level 1 is responsible for onsite operations, maintenance, repair, inspection and replacement of equipment at Green Development’s energy generation sites. The main tasks of the EST-1 will be to follow all company safety guidelines to complete job tasks that require LOTO (Lockout/Tagout), JSA (Job Safety Analysis), following specific procedures to safely complete tasks on energy generating sites, and safely using and inspecting tools and equipment to comply with Green Development policy and Governmental Safety and Environmental regulations.

The EST-1 works with OEM equipment providers, outside engineering firms, electric utilities, internal departments and project clients to employ innovative methods to maximize the value of company owned renewable energy power systems.

Travel will be required, sometimes on short notice, to assess the condition of operating assets and to complete training required to perform job duties.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

• Act as a safety role model for Green Development on and off the job

• Use effective communication skills to complete reports on the safety, quality and operational status of the job sites and operational assets of Green Development

• Safely perform routine scheduled and unscheduled maintenance on multiple systems including Wind Turbine Generators, Solar PV sites

• Safely perform inspection and repair on Balance of Plant equipment including transformers, switchgears, reclosers, breakers, contactors, relays, communication systems, access roads, site fencing, gates, and other items as needed

• Seek and communicate ways to continuously improve company processes and procedures as they relate to safety, quality and operations

• Monitor the availability and status of the company power producing assets and coordinating the resolution to any issue that can affect that availability

• Troubleshoot and repair issues that can affect asset availability and operation

• Maintain Asset Management data via company software and forms

• Support construction projects with electrical and mechanical installations

• Supervise the electrical and mechanical installation of company assets by subcontractors and report on the quality of such tasks and contractors

• All other duties as assigned

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

• High School Diploma or GED; a degree or certificate from a verified technical school is preferred OR an equivalent combination of training and experience

• Proficient knowledge of Microsoft Office software, and operation of computers and portable electronics

• Familiarity with maintenance and electronic testing equipment (e.g., voltage testers, amp clamps, oscilloscopes, megohmmeters, infrared testers, hydraulic and manual torque equipment, alignment tools, various hand and power tools) and with heavy equipment required for facility maintenance, including working knowledge of crane and rigging requirements

• Must be able to operate a motor vehicle and possess a valid driver's license

• Must be able to obtain a passport

POSITION REQUIREMENTS

Behaviors:

• Ability to work around low, medium and high voltage equipment

• Possess strong written and oral communication skills

• Positive attitude

• Critical Thinking skills to troubleshoot complex issues with the generation assets

• Ability and Willingness to respond to emergencies 24 hours a day 7 days a week as needed

• Ability and Willingness to travel on short notice

Physical Demands

• Ability and Willingness to handle repetitive weight of 50+ lbs.

• Ability and Willingness to work at heights of 300+ ft.

• Ability and Willingness to work in all weather conditions

• Ability to meet the weight limits established by OSHA and ANSI for PPE (250-300 lbs.)

• Ability to pass pre-employment background check, physical and drug screen

DESIRED CHARACTERISTICS

• 2+ years verifiable experience working on wind or solar sites performing installation, commissioning, troubleshooting, repair or scheduled maintenance

• Experience with IT/Networking as it relates to renewable energy site operations, SCADA experience a plus

Assistant Facility Manager, Temp

Company: Pattern Energy

 Click to Apply Here

Job Description

Overview

Pattern Energy Group is an independent, fully integrated energy company that develops, constructs, owns and operates renewable energy projects and transmission assets across North America, Japan, and parts of Latin America.  The company focuses primarily on wind, solar and transmission. The Pattern Energy Group team has a history as one of the top North American renewable energy and transmission providers in the industry. The team is dedicated to delivering the highest value for its customers, partners, financial supporters and the communities in which it works, while exhibiting a strong commitment to promoting environmental stewardship and corporate responsibility.

Pattern Energy Group operates in the United States, Canada, Japan, and Mexico with offices in San Francisco, Houston, San Diego, New York, Tokyo, and Toronto.  Pattern Energy Group’s corporate headquarters is in San Francisco.

Responsibilities

JOB PURPOSE

Support the Facility Manager in all areas of the Pattern operating site. Ensure a positive working environment by maintaining discipline, morale, and employee relations. This is a temporary role with an open-ended contract as needed.

 

Key Accountabilities

The key responsibilities will include as a minimum the following:

  • Lead the use of maintenance documentation, reporting tools and performance systems necessary for reporting and performance improvement.
  • Provide hands-on technical support and supervision for generation equipment and power delivery systems, as well as with other facility civil work, building maintenance and upkeep.
  • Enable teammates’ ability and awareness to work safely and stop work as required. Support driving the injury-free workplace culture by facilitating safe work habits, hazard recognition, risk assessment, peer to peer feedback, and proper use of human performance tools.
  • Manage site specific and corporate procedures, policies, training programs, safety programs and work practices and related updates as required.
  • Balance and support facility public relations and community interactions.
  • Maintain regulatory compliance with all Federal, state and local regulations and associated permits. Ensure obligations are met using the CMMS.

Qualifications

Experience/Qualifications/Education Required

Educational Experience

  • College diploma in electrical engineering or equivalent experience

Required Work Experience

  • Supervision and technical experience in the power generation industry or related fields.
  • Proficient with computers and with mechanical and electrical troubleshooting and maintenance. 

Additional Requirements

  • Must reside within 60 miles of the facility’s O&M building.
  • Ability to climb turbine tower > 250’.
  • Candidates must be willing and able to work with high workloads in stressful conditions and in physically demanding settings while maintaining professional, non-confrontational behavior and demonstrating the utmost ethical value Examples include, but are not limited to, traveling, participation with climbing, harsh temperatures, extreme driving conditions, various 24/7 working hours, and supporting other business units and locations as needed.

Wind Turbine Field Service Technician:

Gearbox Repair Experience Desired

Company: FGGS Field Services

Contact: Michael Schmidt  mschmidt@fggscorp.com

Job Description

FGGS is a well-established, technical sales, service and engineering

company located in Trumbull, CT. We have a business association with a large

major manufacturer with international customers as well as domestic. This

business association now requires additional USA based Field Service

Technicians to support the existing customer base. Factory based and on-thejob

training provided.

FGGS specializes in the service and repair of Gearboxes; Low-Speed

Gearboxes used in Wind Turbine Generators, and High-Speed Gearboxes used

in Gas, Steam motor driven applications.

The FGGS main office is located in Trumbull, CT, with additional offices in

Ft. Collins, CO, and Rio de Janeiro Brazil. However, this position will not require

relocation as all Field Service Technicians are assigned to projects from their

home residence.

Field Service Technicians work under minimal supervision and are

required travel extensively, often on short notice. When on assignment, the

technician is expected to work in excess of 40 hours per week performing a

variety of services and repairs on utility scale wind turbine drive train

components, primarily gearboxes.

Field Service Technicians are required to provide extensive

documentation following each assignment. This documentation includes detailed

reporting of each repair (to include photos), as well as the necessary job-related

paperwork required at the end of each job for billing purposes.

This is a full-time salary position. When not on assignment, you may be

required to work from your home completing reports or developing procedures.

This position reports to the Field Service Manager.

Wind Turbine Field Service Technician Job Requirements:

• Communicate effectively (written and verbal) with the customer, other

technicians, FGGS leadership and administrative personnel.

• Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and other Microsoft systems.

• Follow work procedures and support the customer in the development

and/or optimization of existing procedures and process to maintain quality

and safety.

• Work overtime on weekdays and weekends when required.

• Work safely and follow safety instructions even in varied and challenging

conditions.

• Have the ability to lift 75 pounds and perform heavy physical work often in

cramped surroundings.

• Successfully pass a pre-hire drug screening (techs are subject to random

drug screening when in the field).

• Maintain a valid Driver’s License and be able to drive pickup trucks often

carrying tools or pulling trailers over minimally improved roads.

• Must be capable of performing the following relating to working safely at

heights:

  •  Physically capable of climbing vertical fixed ladders of up to 100

meters (325 feet) in height.

  •  Successfully complete GWO safety training:
  • Working and rescue at heights
  • First Aid, CPR, AED
  • Material Handling
  • Fire prevention
  • Currently possess or successfully complete OSHA 30 for General

Industry

Qualifications:

• Wind industry recognized degree, diploma or certificate of training or

minimum of two years’ experience working in the wind industry.

• Hands on Experience with Rotating Equipment or gearing.

• Must possess, or be able to obtain a US passport.

• Willing to travel Up to 75% – travel to customer sites throughout the USA,

Canada Mexico, and South America.

Salary& Benefits – Based on Experience. Company will provide a portion of the

medical benefits after 30 days. Paid vacation time after one year. An Excellent

401K type retirement investment account with company participation will be

effective after one year of full employment in the US office.

Please send Cover Letter and Resume to:

Michael Schmidt

Phone: (518) 491-8594

mschmidt@fggscorp.com

Web site: www.fggscorp.com

Major Component Repair Technician

Traveling, USA

Wind Tech Recruiters is currently seeking a Major Component Turbine Technician (traveling) to work for an Independent Service Provider. This is a full-time, direct-hire opportunity with a competitive compensation package. 

Responsibilities:

  • Performs major component replacements
  • Performs troubleshooting and maintenance on wind turbines
  • 100% Travel with relief trips every 6 weeks
  • Must possess good leadership and communication skills

Qualifications:

  • Can lead major correctives such as gearbox, main bearing, generator or blade exchanges (Required)
  • 1+ Years Experience as a Major Component Technician (Required)
  • Good leadership, mentoring and training skills (Required) 
  • Authorization to work in the US (Required)
  • Please apply and submit your resume here https://loxo.co/job/219185

GE LOTO Technician (Traveling)

         Wind Tech Recruiters is currently seeking a Traveling Wind Technician with GE LOTO Certification to work for a premiere Independent Service Provider. 

Responsibilities:

  • Performs troubleshooting, maintenance and major component repairs on wind turbines
  • 100% Travel with relief trips every 6 weeks
  • Must possess good leadership and communication skills

Qualifications:

  • GE LOTO Certification (Required)
  • 1+ Years of hands on wind turbine experience (Required)
  • Good leadership, mentoring and training skills (Preferred) 
  • Authorization to work in the US (Required)
  • Please apply and submit your resume here   https://loxo.co/job/221186  

Traveling Technician Level 2 & 3

Company: Harvest Energy Services

Contact: Robbie Gallo  rgallo@harvestenergyservices.com

Job Description

This is a position for experienced technicians. MUST HAVE UP TO DATE CERTIFICATIONS. Responsible for operations, and maintenance of wind turbines traveling throughout the United States. Candidate will troubleshoot and repair mechanical and electrical system on wind turbines while maintaining a sharp focus on individual and team safety.

Candidate will also support turbine warranty and mechanical completion inspections from time to time. Candidate performs a variety of administrative duties as well as responsible for EH&S and other relevant compliances. Requires basic computer skills utilizing word processing, spreadsheets, email programs, and computerized diagnostic and troubleshooting tools.

This position requires fieldwork and is in a wind farm environment, primarily during normal business hours. However, there will be changes of shift including some weekends, overtime, and includes exposure to heat, cold, noise, dust and humidity. Candidate’s should have the ability to climb turbine towers daily (up to 300 feet). Participate in an on-call schedule. Willing to work overtime, holidays, weekends, and on short notice during

planned/unplanned/emergency site outages. Helps in all areas of facility operations as directed by the Site Manager. Reports directly to Field Supervisor. Willing to travel approximately 100% with 6 weeks of continuous travel then 6 days off.

Essential Functions

  • Inspect the exterior and physical integrity of towers
  • Climb towers to inspect or repair turbine equipment
  • Collect turbine data for testing or research and analysis
  • Perform routine maintenance on wind turbines
  • Test electrical components and systems, as well as mechanical and hydraulic systems
  • Troubleshoot mechanical, hydraulic, or electrical malfunctions
  • Service underground transmission systems, wind field substations, or fiber optic sensing and control systems
  • Replace worn or malfunctioning components
  • Maintenance schedules are largely determined by hours of operation but can also vary by manufacturer. Most manufacturers now recommend annual maintenance, which involves visual inspections of components and lubricating parts. For turbines that operate year-round, typical maintenance may occur one to three times a year. Still, turbines are monitored electronically 24 hours a day from a central office. If a problem is detected, wind techs must travel to the worksite and perform as-needed service.
  • Wind techs use safety harnesses and a variety of hand and power tools to do their work. They also use computers to diagnose electrical malfunctions. Wind turbines integrate most monitoring equipment into the nacelle, which can be viewed on site.

Qualifications & Critical Skills

  • Must have a high school diploma or equivalent.
  • Technical school certificate, and wind industry training, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Current Certificates if available
  • Must be proficient with computers, standard software applications, SCADA.
  • Must maintain a valid driver's license.
  • Must exhibit 100% commitment to individual and team safety at all times.
  • Must be willing to travel on short notice
  • Experience with multiple wind turbine supplier technology.
  • Electrical and/or mechanical troubleshooting. Additional technical education (wind turbine) a plus and will be seriously considered.
  • Familiarity with mechanical and electronic testing equipment (i.e. voltage testers, amp clamps, oscilloscopes, and various hand and power tools).
  • Comfort working in confined spaces and at heights over 100 meters.
  • Physically and mentally able to perform the job per the essential functions
  • Smart Phone required

Working Conditions

  • Ability to work overtime and shift work, including holidays and weekends
  • This position requires 90% traveling
  • Must be willing to work in demanding physical and inclement weather conditions.
  • Ability to climb wind turbines and work in height
  • Ability to stand, stoop, kneel, and bend for prolonged periods of time.
  • Strong attention to detail and execution excellence.
  • Good interpersonal and customer relation skills.
  • Work cooperatively or independently and inspires a team effort with all tasks. Communicate pro-actively.
  • Ability to read, comprehend and write in English.

REQUIRED DRESS CODE

  • Harvest Energy Services, Inc. issued uniforms
  • All required Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Cold weather gear for winter months
  • Safety Glasses, Hard Hat & Climbing Gear
  • Steel Toe Boots
  • Job Type: Full-time

Apply by sending resume to rgallo@harvestenergyservices.com