May 20, 2021
The Wind Energy Institute of Canada (WEICan) is a not-for-profit research organization that advances the development of wind energy across Canada through research, testing, innovation, and collaboration.
Since 1981, WEICan has been at the forefront
of Canada’s wind research. WEICan, which until 2006 was known as the Atlantic
Wind Test Site (AWTS), is situated in North Cape, PEI, an area with an
outstanding wind resource. As we move forward, we continue to work in close collaboration
with our many partners, including universities, colleges and other research
institutions, private sector companies, governments, and utilities.
Reporting to the CEO, the Director of
Technology is responsible for the development, implementation, operation,
monitoring and evaluation of the Wind Energy Institute of Canada’s (WEICan’s)
Research & Development Wind Park and its associated programs. The Director
of Technology plans and implements projects while working with the CEO to manage
day-to-day operations. This position supervises a small team that generally
includes engineers, technicians, and other technical staff, as well as staff
that have been assigned on a temporary basis from other research institutes.
This position is technically competent, a Professional Engineer, and a leader of people internal to the organization and external stakeholders. In supporting WEICan’s mandate, the Director of Technology contributes to the development and future growth of the Institute, the development of industry standards, development, and maintenance of relationships with partners around the world, etc.
Before applying, please see full job description and complete requirements at Director of Technology – full job description and requirements – PDF
Education Experience Competencies:
How to applyTo be considered for this position, apply at Career Beacon.