LiftWerx is a specialized wind energy contractor which performs large corrective repairs using crane-less technology. LiftWerx offers both specialized equipment and experienced technicians to perform corrective repairs on a wide variety of wind turbines. The majority of lifting services are performed using up-tower crane technology, which avoids the high cost and disruption of utilizing large conventional cranes on the ground.
LiftWerx has recently opened an operational branch in Europe, and we are pleased to offer this position which will allow you the ability to really make a difference in the wind energy industry. We invite you to join LiftWerx, where we are focused on raising the bar, and we are setting the new standard for how major components are exchanged in the wind energy industry.
Large Corrective Technician (full-time)
This is a traveling position. The successful candidate(s) will travel extensively to worksites across Europe and beyond, both onshore and offshore. Candidates can be based anywhere in Europe, preferably close to a major airport.
Position Overview and Responsibilities:
The Large Corrective Technician is a field-based, customer-facing role that performs large corrective repairs on wind turbines. This includes the complete replacement of wind turbine gearboxes as well as the completion of up-tower gearbox repairs. In addition to providing corrective repairs to turbine equipment, the Large Corrective Technician installs, operates, maintains, and mobilizes specialized up-tower lifting devices at customer sites. The successful candidate will establish and maintain proper business relationships with customers and peers, as well as performing necessary administrative duties accurately.
This position reports to the Managing Director.
Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience:
- Minimum high school diploma.
- 2-5 years of field service experience is required. Previous experience performing operations, maintenance, or corrective repairs on Siemens, Nordex, Senvion, or Vestas turbines will be a tremendous asset.
- Strong communication skills.
- A Liftra CO1+ crane operator’s certificate is valued but it not necessary.
- Must be proficient in the use of tools and specialized equipment.
- Valid driver’s license and good driving record required. A commercial truck driver’s license will be an asset, although not absolutely required.
- Must be able to work both individually and in an established team setting.
- Willing to work different shifts as business needs dictate, including willingness to work long shifts as required.
- Ability to travel and provide service across Europe; willingness to participate in an on-call rotation after training and certification.
How to Apply:
Please submit your resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org and you could be the next addition to our growing team!