Site Technician (Wind)

Onshore Wind
United States
United States

Site Technician (Wind)

Windsor, New York. 

The Site Technician will play a key role as part of our Operations department by focusing on the execution of maintenance on Wind Farm Balance of Plant equipment. This will include substation, underground and overhead lines.  You will also assist the Site Manager in managing Service contract with the Turbine OEM.
Key Responsibilities

  • Implement Operation Safety Policy Instructions, conduct field work in compliance with OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Administration) applicable regulations, encourage good employee safety practices, and drive an unparalleled employee safety culture.
  • Support site manager for all phases of timely Environmental Health and Safety inspections and reporting, financial reporting, turbine availability and Balance of Plant monitoring, maintenance, and reporting.
  • Perform mechanical and electrical preventative maintenance tasks, inspections, and troubleshooting as needed.
  • Observe and ensure completion of work carried out by the Maintenance Provider for turbines.
  • Monitor and maintain the infrastructure of the facility, including roadways, collection systems and transmission lines.
  • Collaborate closely with Northland Operations teams on maintenance and outages, improvement projects, development, and financial performance.
  • Maintain power generation reports and computer database as well as interpret fault reports.

Who You Are:

  • Methodical and organized: You naturally work in a methodical way and relish the opportunity to add structure and order to your work. You have proven ability to take initiative, organize, manage, and prioritize multiple competing demands.
  • A creative problem solver: You use critical thinking to evaluate problems and are always looking for process improvement opportunities wherever possible.
  • Strong Communicator: You have exceptional oral and written communication skills and are able to convey your message in a clear and concise manner.
  • Collaborative: You build relationships easily and enjoy working as a team to get things done.
  • Flexible: You are agile in your approach to your work and in working hours.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Experience: 1+ years in a technical field or completion of a technical certificate/degree program.  Electrical testing considered an asset.
  • Valid Driver's License (NON CDL)
  • Ability to climb a wind turbine up to 300 feet.
  • Experience in construction and energy infrastructure and maintenance considered an asset.
  • Experience using SharePoint and Aconex considered an asset.

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