wind turbine technician




Wind turbine technicians maintain and repair wind turbines by performing diagnostic inspections, analysing faults, and performing repair duties. They ensure the wind turbines operate in compliance with regulations, and assist the wind engineers in the construction of wind turbines. Wind turbine technicians may also test and install hardware and software components of wind turbines.

Alternative label

  • on-shore wind turbine maintenance technician

  • wind farm worker

  • wind turbine service technician

  • off-shore wind turbine repair technician

  • onshore wind turbine worker

  • wind turbine repair technician

  • wind turbine inspection technician

  • on-shore wind turbine inspection technician

  • wind plant technician

  • on-shore wind turbine repair technician

  • windfarm worker m,f,n)

  • wind turbine worker

  • offshore wind turbine worker

  • wind energy installer

  • wind turbine maintenance technician

  • off-shore wind turbine maintenance technician

  • wind turbine array worker

  • off-shore wind turbine inspection technician

Regulatory aspect

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Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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