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Service Technician

Marshalltown, Iowa
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Job Description

Division: Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy
Business Unit: Wind Power and Renewables
Requisition Number: 225520
Primary Location: United States-Iowa-Marshalltown
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Entry level
Education Required Level: High School Diploma / (GED)
Travel Required: 25%

Division Description:

About Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy, Inc. 

With a worldwide installed capacity of 75 GW, Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy has a presence in more than 90 countries and a team of 27,000 employees worldwide. Its end-to-end value chain presence encompasses onshore and offshores wind turbines design, manufacturing, installation as well as cutting-edge service solutions. The global headquarters and legal domicile of the company is located in Zamudio, Spain. The company is listed on the Spanish stock exchange.



Job Description:

The Field Service Technician performs planned and unplanned maintenance including troubleshooting and replacement of parts if necessary in a safe and professional manner on Wind Turbines. Detailed records and parts used must be completed for all work performed. Technicians report to site management and communicate needs and or safety issues that arise. Perform first class work on preventive maintenances to be completed on time and right the first time.

 

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

Ability to analyze and resolve problems independently and efficiently

Provide excellent service to our customers

Work in stressful, dangerous situations, and participate in the development of new field

procedures and best practices

Actively work on wind power projects

Flexible travel schedule up to 100% travel

Complete and maintain required and accurate documentation and records

Flexibility to work outside planned hours, including nights and weekends as needed and on-call

Work in varying temperature conditions, and adverse weather conditions

 

Requirements:

Must have 1 year of Wind Technician experience or 6 months in a related program paired with 6

months on a wind site

Must have minimum of 6 months training within the iron and metal industry or electrical field

Physically and mentally able to work suspended from heights and in confined spaces

Climb Wind towers (up to 300 feet) multiple times and at times without climbing aids or lifts

Willing to travel up to 100%

High school diploma or equivalent

Must meet body weight restrictions of 265 lbs. or less as required by the equipment safety

regulations

Must pass a physical administered by a medical examiner to ensure ability to safely perform the

job functions and meet the physical demands of the position

Must have clean driving record and pass pre-hire drug screening

 

Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience

Certification from a Renewable Energy or Wind Technical Program

Hands on work experience as a Field Service Technician at a Wind Power site



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