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Wind Turbine Technician

  • Job reference: 920192
  • Location: Abilene, Texas
  • Salary: GBP70000 - GBP90000 per annum
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Onshore Wind, Renewable Energy
  • Date posted: 06/09/2018

Our client is a leading service provider to Wind Turbine Generators across Europe looking to expand their portfolio here in North America. The Wind Turbine Technician will work nationally taking responsibility for:

  • Preventative and corrective maintenance on multi-brand wind turbines (Siemen's, Vestas, Gamesa, Nordex etc)
  • Completion of all relevant documentation (work order cards, checklists, AWPs etc).
  • Ensure all HSE procedures are followed
  • Replacement of major turbine components
  • Troubleshoot mechanical, hydraulic and electrical systems
  • Assist in all areas of site operations
  • Provide safe access and egress to all people in the work party
  • Establish and maintain general safety from the system
  • Comply with internal Policies and Procedures and customer site rules
  • Report all incidents and occurrences as per company HSE policy.


  • Experience with electrical and/or mechanical equipment and or technical education, in an engineering discipline.
  • Ideally three years of hydraulic, electrical, or mechanical experience in an industrial environment e.g. wind farms, power stations, industrial process plant or similar heavy engineering maintenance environments
  • Valid driving license

This is a unique opportunity to join a new and growing organization and get in on the ground floor. Ambitious individuals are encouraged to apply to discuss next steps in your career.

Our role in supporting diversity and inclusion
As an international workforce business, we are committed to sourcing personnel that reflects the diversity and values of our client base but also that of Orion Group. We welcome the wide range of experiences and viewpoints that potential workers bring to our business and our clients, including those based on nationality, gender, culture, educational and professional backgrounds, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, and age differences, job classification and religion. In our inclusive workplace, regardless of your employment status as staff or contract, everyone is assured the right of equitable, fair and respectful treatment.