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What it's like to be a wind turbine technician

Published: May 09 2018
The state of North Dakota has 210 wind technicians, the fourth-highest number in the nation.

The Bureau of Labor Statistics estimates the number is expected to double over the next eight years.

Every day Chris Sutton straps on his safety gear and goes up.  His destination? 180 feet above ground.

"I tell everybody I have the best office view in the state," said wind turbine technician Chris Sutton.

Watch more at http://www.myndnow.com/news/minot-news/what-its-like-to-be-a-wind-turbine-technician/1167843279

The Energy Services and Renewable Technician program at BSC prepares you for all aspects of this career.  With on campus and online options, you can find the path that's best for you.