Wind Technician - Major Component Task Force (MCTF) - Ontario
NextEra Energy Canada - Parkhill, ON

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Wind Technician - Major Component Task Force (MCTF)

Job Description:
Under limited supervision, performs major maintenance and repair activities on wind turbine generator sets including replacement or up tower repair of major components including but not limited to main shafts, gearboxes, and generators. Performs precision measurement, generator alignment, bearing replacement, and torque checks. Performs electrical and mechanical troubleshooting activities as required. Attend regular safety meetings and follow appropriate company safety and environmental policies. Operate, maintain, and manage utility truck and tool inventory. Must be able to work outdoors in inclement weather, climb ladders without assistance, and work at heights greater than 100 feet from the ground surface. Extensive travel with little or no notice within the entire NextEra Energy Canada fleet is required as part of the employee's schedule.

Typical work schedule is forty to sixty hours per week and must be willing and able to perform both call-out and extended hour overtime.

Required Minimum Qualifications:
High School Diploma or equivalent.
Valid Driver's License.
Possess valid wind certification or 3-5 years’ experience with major component replacement.

Preferred Qualifications:
Technical Associates Degree in Power Generation/Renewables
Previous experience removing and replacing wind turbine generators and gearboxes
Knowledge of crane related activities, including safe rigging practices, communications, and heavy lifting experience over 10 tons.

Must be legally able to work in Canada.

We are a drug free, non-smoking workplace and an equal opportunity employer.