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ARE YOU LOOKING FOR EMPLOYMENT IN THE WIND INDUSTRY?

With the widest range of wind power and renewable energy jobs available from offshore jobs to wind farm management jobs; American wind power jobs to European wind power jobs, Wind Industry Jobs has been designed to help you find the right job as quickly and as easily as possible.  Click here to learn about available jobs.
 

ARE YOU WONDERING WHAT TYPES OF JOBS ARE AVAILABLE IN THE WIND INDUSTRY?

Similar to any other industry, there are many different occupations necessary to keep the industry thriving. The major sectors include:

•Manufacturing Sector
•Service Sector
•Sales and Marketing Sector
•Public and Non-Profit Sector

Please CLICK HERE for more details on types of employment opportunities.

EDUCATION

There are several training programs across the U.S. to train for jobs in the wind Industry.  Please see the chart below which will link you to programs that might be of interest to you.

 

Name State Description Link
Cerro Coso Community College CA Industrial Technology http://academic.cerrocoso.edu/industrial/ 
Redstone College CO Wind Energy Techology Program http://www.redstone.edu/degree-programs/energy/wind-energy-technology/program.asp 
Ecotech Insitute CO Wind Energy Technology http://www.ecotechinstitute.com/environmental-programs/wind-turbine-training.cfm 
DMACC  IA Wind Turbine Technician Progam  http://www.iawind.org/training-and-education.php 
Eastern Iowa Community College IA Advanced Technology Environmental and Energy Center http://www.ateec.org/ 
 Iowa Lakes Community College IA Wind Energy And Turbine Technology  http://www.iowalakes.edu/programs_study/industrial/wind_energy_turbine/index.htm 
Iowa Western  IA Wind TurbineTechician Program  http://www.iwcc.edu/ 
Iowa State University IA Education/training to meet the weather and climate needs of the wind-power industry.  http://www.ge-at.iastate.edu/ 
North Iowa Area Community College  IA Electomechanical Systems Technology  http://www.niacc.edu/industrial/wind.html 
Northeast Iowa Community College IA Wind Turbine Repair Technician  http://www.nicc.edu/index.php?option=com_program&task=view&programid=125&cam 
The University of Iowa IA Multiple Programs relating to Wind Power & Energy  http://www.mie.engineering.uiowa.edu/ 
University of Northern Iowa  IA Multiple Programs Relating to Manufacturing Technology  http://www.uni.edu/indtech/mantech.htm 
College of Southern Idaho ID Environmental Technology http://agriculture.csi.edu/enviroTech/ 
Highland Community College IL Wind Turbine Technician http://www.highland.cc.il.us/academics/new%20academic%20programs%20sections%2008/WindTurbineTechnician.asp 
Danville Area Community College IL Wind Energy Technician http://www.dacc.edu/aac/cguides/2009-2010/0910/Wind%20Energy%20Technician%20Degree.pdf 
Ball State University IN Sustanable Land Systems and Center for Energy Research  http://www.bsu.edu/cluster/Land1.htm
 
http://cms.bsu.edu/Academics/CentersandInstitutes/CERES.aspx 
Ivy Tech Community College IN Advanced Manufacturing
and Sustainable Energy Programs
http://www.ivytech.edu/advancedmanufacturing/index.html
 
http://www.ivytech.edu/sustainableenergy/ 
Indiana University IN Environmental Science http://www.indiana.edu/~envisci/ 
The University of Massachusetts MA Wind Energy Research Program http://www.umass.edu/windenergy/ 
Kalamazoo Valley Community College MI Wind Energy Technology and Wind Turbine Technician http://www.kvcc.edu/careerguides/displayProgram.php?trsfr=NO&prog=WE.CERT 
Minnesota West Community & Technical College MN Wind Energy Mechanic Program http://www.mnwest.edu/programs/program-type/diploma/wind-energy-mechanic/ 
Pinnacle Career Institute MO Wind Turbine Technician http://www.pcitraining.edu/programs/wind-turbine-technician 
Clinton Community College NY Wind Energy and Turbine Technology http://www.clinton.edu/MathScience/Content-programs/pid/f7d0a7af-5897-4eb4-a10a-1ede5e2f0f17/gid/6/program.cml 
Lake Region State College ND Wind Energy Technician Program http://www.lrsc.edu/programs/default.asp?ID=786 
Riverland Community College NM Wind Turbine Techology http://www.riverland.edu/pos/program.cfm?progID=98 
Messalands Community College NM Wind Research and Training Center http://www.mesalands.edu/wind/default.htm 
Lorain County Community College OH Alternative Energy Technology – Wind Turbine Major    http://www.lorainccc.edu/Academic+Divisions/Engineering+Technologies/Energy/ 
Columbia Gorge Community College OR Renewable Energy Technology http://www.renewableenergycareers.org/ 
Saint Francis University PA  Renewable Energy Certificate Program  http://www.francis.edu/recertificate.htm 
Mitchell Technical Institute SD Wind Turbine Technology  http://www.mitchelltech.edu/ViewProgram.aspx?id=24&ContentID=9 
Texas State Technical College  TX Wind Energy Technology  http://www.westtexas.tstc.edu/index.cfm?Action=Programs&division_id=19&dept_id=37&short_dept_name=wet 
Mid-State Technical WI Renewable Electricity Technician http://www.mstc.edu/renewableelectricitytechnician/index.htm 
Fond Du Lac Tribal and Community College WI Clean Energy Technology Certificate Program http://www.fdltcc.edu/academics/departments/certificate/clean-energy-technology.shtml 
 Laramie County Community College  WY Wind Energy Technology Program  http://www.lccc.wy.edu/programs/windEnergy 
World Wide Energy Institute    Seven research centers on five continents  http://www.wwei.info/ 
http://gotoltc.edu/programs/windEnergy.php  http://gotoltc.edu/programs/windEnergy.php