Wind Turbine Technician, Electromechanic

Location: 

Wellandport, ON, CA, L0R 2J0

Onsite/Hybrid/Remote:  Onsite

ENERCON, a globally renowned company established in Germany 40 years ago, positions itself as a leader in the wind turbine design and manufacturing industry. Our reputation is built on an unwavering commitment to excellence, the adoption of cutting-edge direct-drive generator technologies, rigorous adherence to quality standards, and the establishment of long-term service contracts. We have become a global reference for reliability and performance. With a product range spanning from 2 MW to 6 MW, ENERCON is at the forefront of wind energy innovation, propelling the industry toward a promising future. To date, we have successfully installed over 32,500 wind turbines worldwide, generating a total capacity of 61 GW.

With its North American headquarters located in Montreal, Quebec, service centers spanning from coast to coast, along with a certified warehouse and training center in Boucherville, Quebec, ENERCON holds a significant position in the Canadian market since its inception in 2001. The company currently represents more than 2,700 MW of installed capacity across eight provinces and territories in Canada.

 

At ENERCON in North America, our commitment is to build a cleaner and more sustainable future, promote energy transition, and offer exciting career opportunities to those who share our vision. Explore our job opportunities and join us in shaping the future of renewable energy, contributing to the creation of a world powered by sustainable energy.

 

ENERCON is currently seeking Wind Turbine Technicians to join our local maintenance service teams on site. As a vital part of our team, you'll play a key role in maintaining and optimizing wind turbine systems.

Responsibilities:

  • Executing routine maintenance tasks on wind turbine systems.
  • Conducting inspections, troubleshooting, and repairs to ensure optimal performance.
  • Diagnose electrical and mechanical system issues, proposing and implementing necessary repairs or modifications.
  • Collaborating with the maintenance team to implement preventive maintenance schedules.
  • Utilizing diagnostic tools and techniques for efficient issue resolution.
  • Document work performed and equipment/materials used digitally via tablets and smartphones.
  • Adhering to safety protocols and procedures at all times.
  • Contributing to the continuous improvement of health and safety programs.
  • Attending ongoing ENERCON training sessions covering health and safety, maintenance techniques, and updated work methods.
  • Inspecting and maintain ENERCON vehicles before use.
  • Traveling to assist wind parks in the region or across Canada.
  • Perform all daily tasks in strict compliance with ENERCON's quality and safety standards.

 

Requirements:

  • Technical degree or certification in electromechanics, electricity, or wind turbine maintenance.
  • Demonstrated experience in electrical or mechanical maintenance.
  • Certification as a journeyman electrician with a Red Seal is considered a valuable asset.
  • Basic proficiency in computer skills, including MS Office applications.
  • Valid driver's license.
  • Availability for overtime, weekend on-call duty, and occasional travel.

Skills:

  • Strong problem-solving abilities to address complex issues efficiently.
  • Proficiency in working at heights and in confined spaces safely.
  • Knowledge of basic first aid and practical height rescue procedures.
  • Awareness of electrical and mechanical safety standards, ensuring compliance.
  • Capability to read and apply work instruction manuals accurately.
  • Ability to interpret diagrams and drawings, including electrical, hydraulic, and technical schematics.
  • Competence in using medium voltage switching devices and working on transformers.
  • In-depth understanding of personal protective equipment (PPE) with strict adherence to industry standards.

 

Why to join ENERCON:

  • Dynamic Team Environment: Join a proactive and motivated team, fostering collaboration and innovation.
  • Renewable Energy Career Growth: Explore opportunities for career development across Canada and worldwide.
  • Recognition of Learning Achievements: Receive acknowledgment for your dedication with recognition of electrical learning hours, fueling your professional growth.
  • Competitive Compensation and Comprehensive Benefits: Package designed to enhance your overall well-being.
  • Flexibility in Insurance Coverage: Tailor your insurance coverage to your needs through our flexible group insurance program, providing peace of mind.
  • Performance-Driven Rewards: Experience a culture that values and rewards your contributions through bonuses and annual performance reviews.
  • Balanced Work-Life Integration: Prioritize your personal life with an offering of 3 weeks of vacation and 5 paid personal days each year.
  • Contributory Retirement Program: Secure your financial future with our contributory retirement program, ensuring your long-term stability.
  • Continuous Learning Opportunities: Ongoing training opportunities at the cutting-edge ENERCON Training Center.
  • Top-Quality Tools and Equipment: Work with confidence using the best-in-class tools and equipment provided by ENERCON.

 

Embark on a fulfilling journey with ENERCON, where your professional growth and well-being are at the forefront of our commitment as your employer.