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Seeking Vestas-Technicians with electrical skills

Career change * on the job training

 

Become a successful instructor by joining our one year onboarding program at our

Danish Wind Power Academy Team

 

About us

Danish Wind Power Academy which is located in Middelfart, Denmark, was founded in 2004 of trainers with extensive experience within the wind turbine industry. The company is highly successful with training worldwide and recognized as the premier independent industry-training organization, providing customized courses for owners, operators and 3rd-party companies involved in the operation, maintenance and service of wind turbines. DWPA also has a company in the US, Danish Wind Power Academy Americas (DWPAA) - this company was founded in 2014.

 

One of DWPA's strongest aspects is "on site" training near the assets of the customers. These training courses are based on the experience of the customer’s specific requirements regarding the type of turbine they work on. With this training the customers know that they receive a targeted and effective training, which means that they can benefit from the DWPA courses from day one and improve the turbine performance significantly. 

Training instructor position

With your Vestas-technical background you will be guided through an organized program to become an instructor. If you come with your technical skills and the right attitude, we will provide you with the educational training, carefully adjusted to your background and experience.  

When you have acquired the necessary teaching skills, you will join the team that deliver the most future-proof training concept in the wind turbine industry of today.  

With reference to the management you will get the primary responsibility for delivering the Vestas training courses, as well as participating in development of other courses.

Some of your responsibilities will be:

  • Developing customer specified and targeted Vestas training courses, customized to the needs of the invidual customers and the markets on which they operate.
  • Planning and carrying out the training worldwide, often on-site.
  • Secure an effective anchoring of the learning, including a continuous relationship with each customer.

Work Environment

A large part of your instructional projects will be carried out worldwide. There will be trips abroad where the participants have a variety of nationalities, skills, educational levels, and backgrounds. The primary work environment will be in an office or classroom. While performing the field duties of this job, the employee will be exposed to working around industrial environments while in outdoor weather conditions. The employee is exposed to work at heights above 250ft, around rotating mechanical equipment, with risk of electrical shock. 

Qualifications

The ideal candidate has Vestas-experience working with electrical systems. If you have knowledge from the Siemens/Gamesa/Nordex “family” it would also be an advantage. It is crucial that your personality meets the demands for aptitude, extroversion and good communication skills, both written and spoken, combined with tenacity, good interpersonal skills, and perseverance.  A high school diploma or equivalent is required.  Associates degree level or higher is preferred.  You should be an experienced user of MS Office, and you master the English language both in written and orally.  

Physical Demands

Performing the duties of this job will require full mobility. The employee is required to climb a 250 foot straight ladder as well as squat and move through tight spaces. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 30 pounds, and must occasionally lift up to 50 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus as well as the ability to distinguish colors. 

Employment Type                           Location

Full time, exempt.                            Middelfart, Denmark

We offer you

We offer you organized educational training to be able to provide a proof training concept in the wind turbine industry of today. Part of this educational training will be at the corporate office in Denmark. 

We operate worldwide in close corporation with the top 15 wind operators.  

You will be a significant part of a very committed and informal team that is characterized by a strong cohesiveness as well as high-level professionalism. Accordingly, there will be high demands on your performance and quality in your work. In return, you will experience an organization that offers stimulating and interesting working days, and where the concept of “freedom with responsibility” is the leading element in your task solutions.

We are proud of being a financially strong company with a very good reputation.

Requirements

Travel is expected, approx. 50% of the time. 

Apply

Join our team and together we will develop the new generation of wind turbine technicians

 

If you are interested, you can upload your application and detailed CV on this page with reference number 01.07.06.