Certified Wind Technician with GE LOTO Certification

Certified Wind Technician with GE LOTO Certification

Company: Sonic Systems International

Salary: $20 - $35 an hour

Location: Tehachapi, CA 93561

Job Description:

Wind Turbine Technician w/ GE LOTO Certification
Pay for Wind Turbine Technician
Hourly rates ranging from $20-$35 depending upon experience and skill
Location for Wind Turbine Technician:
100% Travel

  • *Work environment for Wind Turbine Technician:

Our Certified Wind Technicians carry out daily tasks such as cleaning, organizing, minor assembly, minor service, and/or repairs to wind turbine generators and related equipment and facilities. They are required to climb vertically at least 300 feet. Must maintain certifications in all areas required by position.

  • *Required experience for Wind Turbine Technician:
  • Clean background with no outstanding/pending charges.
  • Ability to pass a drug and alcohol test at time of hire and random.
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Valid bank account with a major financial institution
  • Current GE LOTO certification
  • GWO BST and ART Certifications preferred
  • Twelve (12) months minimum related experience preferred.
  • Work meets customer and company standards required of position and job, including following project schedules.
  • Always comply with corporate OSHA and International Wind policies.
  • Appear well-groomed, present a positive company image, and treat others with courtesy and respect.
  • Work cooperatively or independently and inspires a team effort with all tasks. Communicate pro-actively.
  • Service reporting, work order documents, and records will be written neatly, legibly, and completed correctly.
  • Ability to work in a high volume, multi-priority environment and to follow written and verbal instructions.
  • Has knowledge of various hand and power tools.
  • Work in an indoor or outdoor environment in adverse weather conditions with blowing pollen, dust, and grasses.
  • For safety compliance, wind technicians must weigh between 120 and 250 pounds, including clothing and boots.
  • Non-US Citizen must hold current work visa or green card.

Essential functions for Wind Turbine Technician:*

  • Conduct maintenance of equipment (repairing blades, torque checks, lubrication, etc.)
  • Climb a wind turbine vertically at least 300 feet. Lift and move equipment as needed (more than 50 pounds)
  • Follow specific verbal and written instructions to perform wind turbine generator (WTG) and associated equipment assembly, repair, and maintenance.
  • Complete and maintain required company and client documentation and records.
  • Clean and organize tools, equipment, and work area including sweeping, mopping, wiping oil, grease, solvent spills.
  • Operate a motor vehicle safely and legally per the International Wind Employee Handbook and insurance requirements.
  • Perform other daily work requirements as directed by supervisor with general supervision.
  • Be exposed to ambient temperatures while working outdoors.
  • Maintain required training certifications for position held. These include at a minimum: OSHA 10, NFPA 70E, CPR/AED - First Aid
  • Out of area and overnight travel is to be expected.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $20.00 - $35.00 per hour


  • 401(k)
  • Professional development assistance


  • 10 hour shift
  • 4 hour shift
  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Overtime

Job Type: Full-time

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