Mould Close Prep Technician

    LM Wind Power is looking for a Mould Close Prep Technician to prepare the blade for the closing process. This position is to be based in Grand Forks.

    LM Wind Power is the world's leading supplier of wind turbine blades. Our leading position in the international market is the result of skilled, motivated employees. We provide opportunities for development in an international company that focuses on advanced design and production technology along with a tradition of good craftsmanship.

    The primary purpose of this position is to prepare the blade for the closing process.  A Mould Close Prep Technician will complete their duties by:

    • Cleaning mould of debris
    • Sanding, scuffing and grinding where needed to prepare the mould surface for glue and to  repair defects as needed
    • Fastening necessary parts to the mould using a variety of hand and power tools
    • Trim/grind an excess glass on the side of the mould
    • Other duties as necessary


    Starting Pay: $16.34 – $18.84 per hour depending upon experience and shift differential.  


    Shift options may include the following (subject to change)

    • Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 5am – 5:30pm with a 12 hour shift every other Saturday

    Minimum Qualifications:

    • High school diploma, GED or related work experience
    • Previous manufacturing experience preferred, but not required
    • Previous fiberglass experience helpful
    • Ability to operate basic hand and power tools
    • Ability to lift or carry objects or materials up to 40 lbs
    • Ability to read blueprints / work instructions / safety protocols
    • English comprehension for effective work related verbal and written communication

    LM Wind Power offers a competitive benefit package to all full time employees:

    • Health Insurance
    • Dental Insurance
    • Vision Insurance
    • Company paid life and short/long term disability
    • 3 weeks PTO (accrued) per year
    • 80 hours of holiday pay per year
    • 401(k) plan
    • Flexible spending plan


    Please stop by our front office or submit applications/resumes to the following address:

    LM Wind Power
    Attn: Human Resources
    1580 South 48th Street
    Grand Forks, ND 58201


    LM Wind Power Blades (ND), Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employee

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    P.O. Box 5637, 1580 S 48th St.
    ND 58201 Grand Forks
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    A competitive package

    "At LM Wind Power, we work with five typical career steps for engineers, ranging from Graduate Engineer to Chief Engineer. We know we offer a competitive compensation and benefits package as it is based on the relevant salary statistics of the markets in which we operate and we regularly benchmark."  - Isabelle Dam, Specialist, Compensation & Benefits


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    A career at LM Wind Power means working in an international, diverse, safe and innovative environment. And, joining our team is just the starting point.


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