Siemens Service Technician in Taft, Texas

Service Technician

Locations:Taft, Texas

Job Family: Customer Services

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Job Description

Division: Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy

Business Unit: Wind Power and Renewables

Requisition Number: 223906

Primary Location: United States-Texas-Taft

Assignment Category: Full-time regular

Experience Level: Senior level

Education Required Level: Technical Diploma

Travel Required: 25%

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About Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy

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:

Position Summary: 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  Relevant work experience e.g. electrical, mechanical, hydraulic maintenance/troubleshooting in a military, industrial or automotive setting. Composite inspection and/or repair experience desired

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

Siemens is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability, marital status, family responsibilities, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity, transgender, sex stereotyping, protected veteran or military status, and other categories protected by federal, state or local law.

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