Composite Blade Repair Technician

Acuren Inspection, Inc.

Corpus Christi, TX

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Acuren Wind is a leading provider of Wind Turbine Rotor Blade Inspection, Maintenance, and Services in North America. Acuren’s substantial experience and capacity in rope access, NDT and engineering with expertise in wind turbine services to provide a comprehensive solution to the wind industry.

Acuren Wind is recruiting for a Lead Composite Repair Technician to support a current site project in Corpus Christi, TX. Ideal candidates will have at least 3 years+ experience working as an inspection technician for Wind Farms. Complete Wind offers daily Per Diem, accommodations, transportation/flights, benefit eligibility, and the possibility of career growth and advancement.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Lead structural internal and external fiberglass repairs, ensuring repairs are completed to Acuren Wind USA quality standards and work flow is organized including material, consumables and tool management.
  • Liaising with wind farm owners on behalf of Acuren Wind USA
  • Operation of wind turbine including safe usage of the hoisting equipment, LOTO and Confined Space Permits
  • Work as a member of the team and proven team-oriented, safety first approach.
  • Interpret Work Instructions and Reference material related to repairs and materials
  • Documenting repair and inspection findings Inspection of composite rotor blades interior and exterior.

 

Qualifications:

  • Over 3+ years of experience performing interior and exterior structural fiberglass repairs, ensuring repairs are completed to quality standards, and coordinating up-tower repair teams.
  • Preference will be given to candidates with advanced competencies with Internal / External Structural repairs.  Knowledge and skills involving both resin types and multiple aerial access platform types, including tool organization, blade setup for multiple repairs.
  • Ability to demonstrate and teach others
  • Ability to work in remote locations for extended periods of time in variable climates and environments.
  • Flexibility to work overtime and rotating shifts as required
  • Strong math and computer skills, including MS Office Programs
  • Ability to effectively communicate in English, both verbally and in writing
  • Ability to troubleshoot problems and provide solutions
  • Comfortable walking over rough/slippery terrain as experienced on heavy construction sites
  • Climb a 100m/330ft vertical ladder, multiple times per day, with up to 15kgs/30lbs of additional weight.
  • Bend, kneel, climb and squat with full range of motion and for prolonged periods of time
  • Demonstrate effective hand-eye coordination and fine motor skills
  • Lift up to 25kgs/50lbs unassisted (on occasion up to 35kgs/75lbs)
  • Operate hand tools
  • Stand for prolonged periods of time
  • Work around and with composite materials
  • Capable of working in adverse and extreme weather conditions and in confined spaces
  • Fall Protection/Working from Heights

 

Benefits:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Medical, dental, and supplemental insurance
  • Per diem
  • Paid travel

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