energy | Wind Technician- Sunray Wind Farm (Sunray, TX) in Sherman, TX

Wind Technician- Sunray Wind Farm (Sunray, TX)

  • General Electric
  • 1158 Hogskin Rd
  • Sherman, TX 75090
  • Full-Time
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Role Summary:
The Wind Technician at the Sunray Wind Farm in Sunray, TX will be responsible for the operations, maintenance, and warranty repair of wind turbine generators.



Essential Responsibilities:
As the Wind Technician at Sunray Wind Farm, you will:

  • Work with site leadership to execute contractual obligations and activities set forth with the customers on a daily basis, which include any portion of the electrical and mechanical equipment used in the GE wind turbine generator
  • 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 GEs remote operations center when necessary


  • Qualifications/Requirements:
  • High School Diploma / GED
  • ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:
  • Ability and willingness to possess and maintain a valid drivers license
  • Ability and willingness to handle repetitive weight - 50 lbs
  • Ability and willingness to climb towers up to 300 feet
  • Ability and willingness to work in all weather conditions
  • Ability to meet specific OSHA weight limits of 250 to 300lbs max
  • Ability to read and understand electrical schematic drawings
  • Ability and willingness to read, interpret technical manuals, procedures, and regulations
  • Ability to write reports, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure
  • Ability and willingness to work in range of environments to include but not limited to industrial facilities, manufacturing facilities, and power industry facilities
  • Ability and willingness to be available for rotation shift schedules 24 hours, seven days a week


  • Desired Characteristics:
  • Bachelors Degree in a Technical, Electrical, or Electronics field from an accredited college or university
  • Technical Certification in Wind Energy or Electrical / Electronic field
  • 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
  • Electrical, mechanical, and/or hydraulic experience
  • Experience using hydraulic power tools
  • Experience with heavy equipment required for facility maintenance with a working knowledge of crane and rigging requirements




  • Associated topics: electric, electrical engineer, electricity, electromagnetic, embed, grid, live line, transmission, urd distribution, wind


    * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.