GE Technical Instructor Wind Education Center (m/f) in Salzbergen, Germany

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GE Renewable Energy

Business Segment

Renewable Energy OnShore Wind

About Us

Renewable Energy offers its customers solutions for energy production from renewable resources such as wind, solar and biogas. With more than 25,000 installed wind turbines globally, GE Energy provides more than 50,000 megawatt installed capacity of clean and efficient energy. A comprehensive service program supports clients from project development to operation and maintenance, to solutions for network integration and the commercial exploitation of wind energy. In Germany, GE Wind Energy is represented by almost 2,000 wind turbines. The wind turbines are manufactured in Salzbergen, Lower Saxony - GE's European headquarters for renewable energy, where also the European Customer Service and Wind Education Center is located.

Posted Position Title

Technical Instructor Wind Education Center (m/f)

Career Level




Function Segment

Field Services and Maintenance

Location(s) Where Opening Is Available Germany



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Role Summary/Purpose

The Wind Energy Instructor’s primary role will be efficient & effective delivery of hands-on and class room training to GE Wind Energy GP&S (Global Projects & Services) field technicians and Sub-Contractor, as well as field engineers and Operations Manager from our customers. This new instructor profile will also be focusing much more on local onsite trainings.

Essential Responsibilities

You are looking for a job with

diverse tasks, huge learning opportunities and a large network within the

company? Join our Wind Education Center

and support us in passing on knowledge to colleagues and customers - Developing

people is embedded in our culture!

  • Conduct domestic / international training classes at facility for internal GE and/or external customer field technicians and hands-on lab sessions to reinforce classroom theory

  • Develop and/or update existing training material to conform to product and global Services standards

  • Support services training initiatives/projects

  • Participate as an active member of the Learning organization in defining and implementing new programs that support our goal of being the World's Best Services team

  • Participate in regular scheduled Operations meetings with main stakeholder from Installation / Commissioning and Service to align training capabilities and related trainings


  • Electrotechnical or mechanical education ("Berufsausbildung") or Bachelor Degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering (from an accredited university or college)

  • First experience on construction sites / projects/ Service Area/ rotational assignments

  • Good German skills, technical English mandatory

  • Ability and willingness to climb Wind Turbines as needed as part of field support assignments

  • Ability and willingness to travel up to 50% Domestic / International

Desired Characteristics

  • Good verbal communication skills and ability to comfortably address large audiences

  • General technical Wind turbine experience