Manpower Group Finish Technician-Wind Turbine Blade Manufacturing in Brighton, Colorado

Finish Technician - Wind Turbine Blade Manufacturing - 2nd & 3rd Shifts

At Vestas your achievements impact more than your career and our company: Your achievements drive more sustainable power for our planet, and you change the energy industry and our world for the better - because wind energy is all Vestas does.

Working at a Vestas Factory, you produce industry leading turbines for the pioneer of wind energy.

Vestas Blades America, Inc.

Vestas has invested $1 billion to establish four North America manufacturing facilities. Vestas employs more than 3,500 in Colorado and more than 5,000 in the United States and Canada. The Blades factory in Brighton produces 3 types of wind turbine blades, one reaching nearly 190 feet (57 meters) long weighing 9 tons!

Wind Turbine Blade Finish Technician

The Finish department in Brighton Blades is in the process of growing a strong team. In the Finish group, employees use their love for hands-on custom work and strong attention to detail to ensure Vestas turbine blades are ready for shipment to customers.

Responsibilities

  • Load, stack, and transport materials by hand, fork lift or crane.

  • Polish and sand with grinding discs or sandpaper.

  • Clean interior surfaces of holes.

  • Apply abrasive compound or other dressing to facilitate pore filling or polishing.

  • Operate sanders, grinders, drills and other similar tools.

  • Studies blueprints, sketches, drawings, manuals, specifications, or sample part to determine dimensions and tolerances of finished work-piece, and sequence of operations.

  • Measures, marks, and scribes dimensions and reference points on material or work-piece as guides for subsequent processing.

  • Verifies dimensions, conformance and alignment of finished work-piece specifications.

  • Work with various epoxy resins and hardeners in hand with various composites to achieve structural performance.

  • Dedication to keeping a clean work space at all times to increase efficiency and safety for all employees.

Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED)

  • One to three years' experience with dry wall finishing, carpentry or concrete finishing strongly desired

  • One year experience with auto body work or fiberglass repair preferred

  • Strong natural ability to work in teams, high degree of adaptability & flexibility

  • Desire to work as an artisan with hand tools.

  • Ability to pass all pre-employment assessments including background screen, drug screen and physical including respirator fit test.

Please follow the link to apply directly for this position.

2nd shift- https://vestas.taleo.net/careersection/jobdetail.ftl?job=170001ZY

3rd shift- https://vestas.taleo.net/careersection/jobdetail.ftl?job=170001ZZ

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