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Invenergy Services Inc. Wind Technician in Grinnell, Iowa

Invenergy drives innovation in energy. Powered by decades of entrepreneurial experience and unparalleled execution, we solve the energy challenges facing our customers and communities. We provide power generation and storage solutions at scale around the world to create a cleaner energy future. We develop. We build. We own. We operate. We are Invenergy.

Job Description

About The Site

English Farms Energy Center is a 170.3 MW wind power generation facility located in Grinnell, IA utilizing GE 2.5-127 and GE 2.3-116 WTG turbine technology.

Position Overview As a Wind Technician you will be responsible for operating and maintaining the English Farms Energy Center. Responsibilities

  • Perform routine mechanical and electrical maintenance on GE wind turbine and associated equipment

  • Climb wind turbine towers daily, wearing all required safety equipment, to inspect, maintain, or repair equipment.

  • Understand electrical and mechanical functions of all components of a wind turbine generator and associated equipment

  • Troubleshoot mechanical and electrical faults; repair and/or replace components

  • Maintain company tooling, facilities and equipment and a clean safe work environment

  • Work a 40 hour work week and be subject to scheduled and unscheduled overtime. The work schedule will vary during the peak maintenance periods

Required Skills

  • One (1) year technical experience (mechanical, electrical, etc.) and/or technical education.

  • Must be able to work outdoors in inclement weather, climb ladders without assistance, and work at heights greater than 80 meters (250 feet).

  • Ability to move and manipulate up to 45 kg (100 pounds).

  • Weight must not exceed 124 kg (265 lbs.) excluding equipment/gear worn when performing job related tasks.

  • Valid driver’s license and acceptable driving record.

Benefits

Eligible for medical, dental, vision, 401(k), profit sharing, bonus, paid time off, etc.

Invenergy believes inclusion drives innovation

Diverse teams are better teams. The perspectives and experiences that people from different backgrounds bring to an organization drive better decisions and improved business results. Invenergy employees are inclusive and welcoming of all colleagues of all backgrounds, genders, races, sexual orientations, religions and abilities.

Invenergy drives innovation in energy. Powered by decades of entrepreneurial experience and unparalleled execution, we solve the energy challenges facing our customers and communities. We provide power generation and storage solutions at scale around the world to create a cleaner energy future. We develop. We build. We own. We operate. We are Invenergy.

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