Considering a Career as an OffShore Wind Turbine Technician?
If you think that you have a rough ride to and from work everyday, you should watch this video. Imagine being a wind turbine technician whos job it is, to maintain gigantic offshore wind turbines. How do you get to work everyday?
Remember these turbines have most of their components hundreds of meters in the air. There are stairs and lots of them. Of course to get the stairs, somehow you need to get to the base, regardless of the sea weather.
Good news! There is another way if you dont mind the ride. It has a fantastic view and will guarentee that you are wide awake when you get to your office ( turbine).
Still Want To Be An Offshore Wind Turbine Technician?
So, know that you know how this goes, do you still want a career in offshore wind energy? Hope you don’t get sea sick.
Gordon's expertise in the area of industrial energy efficiency and alternative energy. He is an experienced electrical engineer with a Masters degree in Alternative Energy technology. He is the co-founder of several renewable energy media sites including Solar Thermal Magazine.