Wind Technician North Hurlburt Job - Job Number:
Business: GE Power
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Posted Position Title: Wind Technician : North Hurlburt
Career Level: EL
U.S. State, China or Canada Provinces: Oregon
Relocation Assistance: No
Role Summary/Purpose: The Wind Technician at North Hurlburt located in Arlington, OR will play an active role in the daily operations and execution of the service contract as it pertains to fulfilling our contractual obligations to our customer. This will include, but not be limited to: preventive maintenance, repair maintenance and warranty repair of wind turbine generators. In this role, you will troubleshoot on mechanical, hydraulic, and electrical problems on variable pitch, variable speed turbines.
Essential Responsibilities: As the Wind Technician at South Hurlburt, you will:
:Perform maintenance, repair or replacement of parts to correct malfunctions
:Troubleshoot complicated mechanical, hydraulic, and electrical problems on variable pitch and variable speed turbines
:Help in all areas of site operations as directed by manager with minimal supervision
:Perform all mechanical, hydraulic, and electrical component maintenance, repair or replacement of parts to correct malfunctions
:Perform some diagnostic electrical analysis
:Document all work performed using computer based service reporting procedures
:Work with and respond to GE's Remote Operations Center where necessary
:Associate's Degree in a Technical Electrical / Electronic discipline from an accredited college or university (OR High School Diploma / GED with a minimum of 3 years of work experience in electrical / electronic repair industry)ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:
:Ability and willingness to possess and maintain a valid driver's license
:Ability and willingness to handle repetitive weight of 50 lbs
:Ability and willingness to climb towers up to 300 feet
:Ability and willingness to work in all weather conditions
:Ability and willingness to work in range of environments to include, but not limited to, industrial facilities, manufacturing facilities, and power industry facilities
:Ability and willingness to be available for rotation shift schedules 24 hours, seven days a week
Additional Eligibility Qualifications: GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.
:Ability to work with a wide variety of personnel at all levels inside and outside of the wind farm