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Role Summary: The Wind Energy EMEA P&S – Special Blades Technician - will be a EU Wind Travel Technician who will be responsible for the internal and external inspections and repair of fiberglass and composite blades, spinners, and nacelles from Category 1 through Category 5.
Essential Responsibilities: As the Wind Energy Field Specialist - Travel Technician - Blades, you will: • Preform composite repairs on internal and external blade surfaces, leading and trailing edge repair while following guidelines provided by Engineering with locations both up tower and down tower • Inspect and photograph internal and external blade damage, document findings, and assemble all associated paperwork as required to be posted for further action by Engineering • Execute Lightning protection measurements • Utilize blade access platforms, boom trucks, and rope access at heights of 300ft or more • Help in all areas of site preparation (i.e. coordination of labor and materials) with minimal supervision • Document all work performed using computer based service reporting procedures • Communicate site status to engineering, customers, and management • Provide maintenance support and preform large component replacement of wind turbine generators • Provide wind turbine generator LOTO (Lock Out & Tag Out) support
Qualifications/Requirements: • Service Technician Education • Minimum of 2 years of composite repair experience (OR Graduate of a Wind Tech and/or Composite program) • Ability and willingness to travel domestically and internationally, as required • Ability and willingness to work and climb heights of 300ft or more • Ability and willingness to possess and maintain a valid driver's license
Desired Characteristics: • Ability to read and understand schematic drawings • Ability and willingness to take initiative and work without direct supervision • Composite repair experience • Blade access platforms experience • Rope access trained • Lightning protection system inspections knowledge • Understand technology of wind blade construction and repair • Ability to read and understand electrical schematics
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