Wind Technician-Level 1

The Global Edge Consultants - Lubbock, TX4.1

Full-time | ContractEstimated: $61,000 - $81,000 a year
Skills

Our client is hiring for Level 1 Wind Technicians throughout theUnited States. This is the Highest level technical position with more thanone-year Tech II experience or equivalent experience.

Experience Needed:

  • Has a mindset rooted in SAFETY
  • Minimum 2-3 years travel experience as a wind tech or mechanic
  • Previous experience in leadership role directing crews of 2 or more
  • Computer knowledge to complete Excel reports, transfer files and upload pictures
  • Understands how to complete a written procedure as well as teach said procedure
  • Previous experience/responsibility associated with use of a company credit card
  • Looking for someone with a desire to learn fast and move up within the company
  • Mechanically inclined, ability to identify and properly use the right tool for the job
  • Ability to ask for help, if unable to find a safe solution
  • Be able to back and tow a trailer, change a flat tire and wheel
  • Safe use of hand and power tools
  • Use measuring tools
  • Tape measure +/- 1/32”
  • Micrometers / Calipers .0001”
  • Expertise to cross reference / convert fractions, decimals and metric
  • ZERO defect mentality

Certifications:

  • Valid climb rescue certificate
  • First Aid CPR AED certification
  • OSHA 10 Card
  • NFPA 70E training
  • TWIC
  • Passport

Additional Requirements:

  • Must have good written and verbal skills.
  • This position is able to take and give direction to others.
  • Technicians at this level will lead projects of increasing responsibility.
  • The least tenure crew member in this position will be booked with another crew member in a double room whiles traveling and the first five nights on a job.

Job Knowledge:

  • Complete all required paperwork
  • Paint repair
  • Direct others – multiple sections – multiple POs
  • Flange Repairs
  • Easy Laser flange flatness*
  • Bolt extractions*
  • Major component bolts M36
  • Dent
  • Up tower removal*
  • Weld repair
  • Grind and blend

Other services

  • Oil changes*
  • Mechanical repairs
  • Remove/Install internals
  • Tower remediation*

*Not required for Welder Techs

Job Types: Full-time, Contract

Experience:

  • Leadership Role(directing crews of 2 or more): 3 years (Required)
  • Excel: 5 years (Preferred)
  • Travel Wind Tech: 2 years (Required)
  • Company Credit Card: 2 years (Preferred)

License:

  • TWIC (Preferred)
  • First Aid CPR AED (Preferred)
  • NFPA 70E Training (Preferred)
  • OSHA 10 (Preferred)
  • Climb Rescue (Preferred)
  • Passport (Preferred)

Contract Length:

  • Varies