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ABOUT THE NORDEX GROUP

The manufacture of wind energy plants in the on-shore segment has been our core competence and passion for around 35 years. With more than 37 GW installed capacity worldwide, our turbines supply sustainable energy to more than 80% of the global energy market and we are one of the largest companies in the wind industry. National subsidiaries in more than 30 markets and production facilities in Germany, Spain, Brazil, the USA, Mexico and India offer our more than 8,500 employees the opportunity for international and intercultural cooperation.


We are growing and together driving forward the expansion of alternative energies worldwide - if you wish, from now on with you. Join the #TeamNordex

Technical Trainer (m/f/d)

REQUISITION ID:  3686
LOCATION: 

West Branch, IA, US

DEPARTMENT:  Engineering

Do you want to be part of an agile team where colleagueship truly matters?

As a global company, we interact with a variety of people and cultures. Integrity, Respect, Colleagueship and Ownership are the unifying force for all departments and regions around the world. It’s the individual that defines the team. And it’s the team that makes the difference. Join the #TEAMNORDEX and shape the future of energy with us.

 

The Technical Trainer is responsible for the development, coordination, and execution of technical training for Nordex wind turbines. Service technicians, commissioners, customers, and subcontractors are trained by the Regional Technical Academy on a wide range of topics – turbine control, maintenance or troubleshooting are just a few of the topics. To conduct these trainings, we have a training center at our location in West Branch, Iowa. In addition, currently, a lot of virtual classroom training is developed and conducted.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Conducting Technical Training with a focus on (electrical) components of onshore wind turbines (VFD, pitch, yaw) as well as maintenance and service procedures
  • Implementing different learning formats (classroom training, on-the-job-training, virtual learning) in order to qualify customers, subcontractors, and staff members
  • Qualifying trainer colleagues by means of the train-the-trainer concept
  • Taking over product responsibility for defined training programs and trainings
  • Being interface between departments, experts as well as internal and external clients

 

Requirements:

  • Degree in a relevant technical field, preferably electrical or IT qualification
  • Minimum 5 years of professional field experience in a technical area, ideally in the wind energy industry
  • Conceptual and analytical thinking
  • Hands-on mentality and entrepreneurial thinking
  • Advanced written and spoken communication skills
  • Excellent ability to convey complex technical content
  • Excellent communication skills and comfortable speaking to an audience
  • Capacity to work in a team with high motivation and enthusiasm
  • Willingness for continual improvement of personal and professional skills
  • Working place in West Branch, IA with national and international travel obligations

 

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We will consider applicants for this position without regard to any category protected by applicable federal, state or local law, including but not limited to: race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, genetic information, veteran status or uniformed service member status. Nordex USA, Inc. does not require employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment.