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The Wind Technician at our Smoky Hills Wind Farm located near Ellsworth, KS, will be responsible for the operations, maintenance, and warranty repair of wind turbine generators. This individual will troubleshoot on mechanical, hydraulic, and electrical problems on variable pitch, variable speed turbines.
In addition, you will:
Perform maintenance, repair or replacement of parts to correct malfunctions
Troubleshoot complicated mechanical, hydraulic, and electrical problems on variable pitch, variable speed turbines
Help in all areas of site operations as directed by manager with minimal supervision
Perform all mechanical, hydraulic, and electrical component maintenance, repair or replacement of parts to correct malfunctions
Perform some diagnostic electrical analysis
Document all work performed using computer based service reporting procedures
Work with and respond to GE’s Remote Operations Center where necessary
Associate’s Technical Electrical / Electronic Degree from an accredited college or university (or High School Diploma / GED with a minimum of 3 additional years of work experience in electrical / electronic repair industry)
Additional Eligibility Qualifications
GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.
Ability to work with a wide variety of personnel at all levels inside and outside of the Wind Farm
Wind turbine experience
Ability and willingness to take initiative, and work without direct supervision
Ability and willingness to read, and interpret technical manuals, procedures, and regulations; to write reports; to subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure
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