Company: NES Fircroft
Skills: Electrical Technician
Experience: 2 + Years
Education: Tech/Vocational Cert/Apprenticeship
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Salary: Competitive
Location: Calgary, Alberta, Canada


Our client is currently searching for Generator Winders to work on various projects across Canada.  Accepting candidates from all provinces.

  Generator Winder

  • Perform mechanical disassembly / reassembly of generator rotors in high quality and timely fashion - (to include removal and installation of coupling, fans, retaining rings, blower hubs, wedges, blocking)
  • Perform major and minor repairs on Generator Stator ( End winding Repairs / Full stator Rewinds / Wedging / Applying Chemicals / RTD connections / High voltage bushing replacement and all other related repairs )
  • Perform this work using drawings, work procedures or work orders with minimal supervisor
  • Braze either by torch, carbon or induction
  • Perform all electrical tests and inspections
  • Troubleshoot electrical or mechanical issues

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • High School Diploma / GED
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience with large Generators ( Air cooled / Hydrogen Cooled ) stator and/or electrical component winding
  • Ability and willingness to travel to sites across Canada.
  • Ability and willingness to work overtime to include off-hours, weekends and holidays

Desired Characteristics:

  • Experience performing electrical testing
  • Apprenticeship card from state certified apprenticeship program
  • Experience with generators and rotors
  • Experience with assembling/ disassembling end bells / retaining rings
  • Experience brazing either by torch, carbon or induction


With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining, Automotive and Chemicals sectors worldwide.With more than 100 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.