We surveyed 36 wind energy engineers to better understand the work environment and required skills of a typical wind energy engineer. Here are the results.

How much intelligence is required as a wind energy engineer?

Low

High

Working as a wind energy engineer typically requires higher levels of intelligence when compared with the average career. This means that wind energy engineers are required to actively learn new things related to their discipline and solve complex problems.

Can I learn to become a wind energy engineer?

Intrinsic Talent

Acquired Talent

A career as a wind energy engineer typically depends predominantly on qualities you can gain through experience, with a small aspect of skills you are born with.

Is it easy to get a job as a wind energy engineer?

Easy

Hard

It’s typically difficult to find a job as a wind energy engineer. If you’re curious about the numbers, check out the job market for wind energy engineers.