Gemini Energy Services, A Tetra Tech Company is seeking a Wind Turbine Technician to join our dynamic team. Qualified candidates will be responsible for the operations and maintenance of wind turbine generators to include troubleshooting and repair of mechanical and electrical components. You must be willing to work 40-60 hours per week. Qualified candidates must be able to consistently climb wind turbine towers up to 300 feet in height, up to three times a day.
This role includes sponsored training from Gemini Energy Services, to get you the required skills and certifications to work at this wind farm. This is a full-time, local position in Bismark, North Dakota.
High school or equivalent
Wind School or Electrical or Mechanical Experience of 1 yearESSENTIAL REQUIREMENTS:
Must have current valid driver's license and clean DMV record with less than three moving violations in the past three years
Must pass a criminal background check
Must be able to pass a drug screen and physical examPHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
Capable of lifting at least 40 lbs.
Capable of bending, twisting, and lifting items over head
Capable of climbing a wind tower up to 300 ft in height up to three times dailyRESPONSIBILITIES:
Ensure that safety is first in all work activities, including the right to stop work if a potential hazard is identified, working with team member to be aware of site conditions and the risks associated with work
Demonstrated ability to identify, use, inspect and care for company-provided tools, equipment, vehicles, and personal protective gear
Understanding of direct current electricity, alternating current electricity and electronics
Ability to train other employees in operations, maintenance and repair procedures
Ability to read, analyze, and interpret technical procedures and manuals
Ability to write reports, complete work orders, chart information and track progress on tasks
Ability to complete time cards with detailed descriptions of work performed, expense reports for reimbursement of airline baggage fees, company vehicle car washes and other job-related incidentals eligible for repayment
Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from managers, clients and fellow employees
Occasional Travel required (up to 25% of the time)
Weekend and on-call shifts may be required, depending on site needs.
Local position availablePREFERRED CERTIFICATIONS TO BE UPLOADED:
NFPA 70e electrical training
OSHA 10 Hour Safety Course completion
Tower Rescue / Competent Climber Certification or similar
- First Aid / CPR
GWO preferred but not required
Gemini Energy Services, a Tetra Tech Company is the leading independent service provider of wind and solar technicians in the United States. Our technicians work on multiple types of wind turbine generators, learning different technologies to build a strong skill set. Local technicians must live within a reasonable distance to commute daily to the local wind farm in Bismark, ND.
Gemini works on projects that include Operations and Maintenance, Construction, Research and Development, Inspection Services and Engineering Services. Candidates that are open to both wind and solar projects have opportunities for cross-training on different types of renewable energy equipment. Acquired by Tetra Tech in 2014, Gemini is a strong addition to grow into O&M Wind and Solar services.
Tetra Tech Inc. is a leading provider of consulting, engineering and technical services worldwide. This includes 20,000 people working together across disciplines and time zones to provide smart, sustainable solutions for unique and challenging projects. This includes technical expertise in water, environment, infrastructure, resource management, energy and international development. Tetra Tech combines the resources of a global, multibillion-dollar company with local, client-focused delivery in 450 locations around the world.
Tetra Tech offers a competitive compensation package including medical, prescriptions, dental, vision, life insurance and disability, 401(k) with company match, employee stock purchase plan and so much more!
Tetra Tech is committed to diversity and gender equality in all its operations - in the U.S. and overseas. We strive to reflect these goals in our global mission and in our workplace. We encourage applications from women and underrepresented ethnic, racial, and cultural groups. Tetra Tech is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. EOEAA/M/F/Vets/Disability
Tetra Tech is a VEVRAA federal contactor and we request priority referral of veterans for available positions. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job. Successful completion of a drug screen required.
If you are disabled and need assistance with your job application process, please fax the position you are applying for to: (330) 659-5931.
For more information on our company, please visit our websites at: www.tetratech.com & http://www.geminienergyservices.com/
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