GEV Wind Power
Alberta, Canada
Spotlight Preferred
23 days ago
Job Type
Job Duration
Operations & Maintenance - Low/Medium/High Voltage Repairs And Equipment
Min Experience
3-5 Years
Min Education
H.S. Diploma/Equivalent
Required Travel
Job Function
Technician - Lead


Immediate need for Siemens Gamesa Troubleshooters with experience and training on Siemens Gamesa wind turbines.

As a Wind Turbine Troubleshooter, you will be responsible for identifying common, reoccurring, and major component faults on newly operational Siemens G145 wind turbine generators:

  • Travel to and work at wind farms in Alberta Canada
  • Troubleshoot problems on systems where duly trained/certified, including hydraulics, electrical and mechanical to ensure wind turbine and generator is operational and functioning properly
  • Develop advanced troubleshooting knowledge and skills on site in collaboration with other competent individuals
  • May perform maintenance tasks
  • Lead small teams; accountable for the safety, competency and productivity of individuals assigned to them
  • Keep records, maintains documentation and reports technical, safety issues and difficulties as required by company policy.
  • Maintain and follows safety procedures as required by company policy.
  • May assist or perform component replacement, retrofits, and other special assignments
  • Continue to develop and expand wind maintenance skillset through on-the-job training and train others in performing service work
  • Work safely, competently and productively under the direction of others


Must meet the following requirements, have or obtain the listed required certifications and training (may be provided) including, but not limited to:

  • Must have 3+ years of successful experience troubleshooting Siemens Gamesa G114, G126, G132, SG145 or Vestas 3.X or 4.X wind turbines
  • Citizen of or eligible to travel to and work in Canada for extended periods of time (valid passport required)
  • Ability to work an 8-week on, 1 week off rotation
  • Physically able to safely climb wind turbines up to 90m+ (300+ feet), stand, stoop, walk, crawl, crouch, stoop and generally meet the physical demands of the position.
  • Must have solid knowledge of hydraulics and electrical systems
  • Must have maintenance experience, including knowledge of using grease guns, filter changes, using ERAD system, doing torquing and tensioning and similar service
  • Valid and current driving license with a satisfactory driving record
  • Must be 21 years of age to be able to drive a company vehicle
  • Must be able to proficiently read, write and speak English
  • Satisfactory criminal background check
  • GWO BST (Basic Safety Training) - fire awareness, working at heights, manual handling, first aid
  • GWO BTT (Basic Technical Training) - electrical, hydraulic, mechanical
  • OSHA 10 General Industry (if in U.S._)
  • Applicable Siemens Gamesa Technical eLearning
  • Crane, Chain Hoist and Rigging Safety Training
  • Canada's CSA-Z462 'Workplace Electrical Safety'
  • Prefer training or experience with Touchscreen Controller Hand Terminals
Job ID: 72319609
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