Wind Turbine Technicians Tommy Osvold

Nature of Work:

Wind turbine service technicians, also known as windtechs, install, maintain, and repair wind turbines

Training, Qualifications and Advancement:

Most wind turbine service technicians learn their trade by attending a technical school. They are also trained by their employer after hiring.


They work at great height sand install and maintain the conditions of a windmill.

Job Outlook:

Some college, no degree.

Projections Data:

Windmill techs are growing very rapidly, 108% (Much faster than average)

Related Occupations:

Electrical and Electronics Installers and Repairers, Electricians, Elevator Installers and Repairers, etc.


The median annual wage for wind turbine technicians was $51,050 in May 2015.


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