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  • Location: Southbank
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Wednesday, 15 February 2017

    Be part of Vestas, the global leader in wind energy!

    We require an Area Service Manager to proactively manage and support on site and external service activates across numerous Wind Farms.This will involve achieving safety, revenue and profit targets, maximizing profitability in line with contractual obligations and implementing Vestas corporate strategies.

    The ideal candidate will have a strong mix of Project Management, Field Service Management, Operational Management as well as proven experience in managing a sizeable P&L. Coming from an Engineering discipline is advantageous.

    Responsibilities:

      Proactively manage the service team and provide support to maximize turbine uptime.
      Ensure HSE policy is effectively implemented and managed at each site.
      Ensure transition of projects from construction phase to Service Contracts.
      Fiscal responsibility to Vestas, i.e. budget expenditure, revenue, cost control.
      Proactively manage and report to the client, applying contractual obligations, and extending Service Contracts.
      Be active in the development of the business by ensuring system efficiency, setting progressive service policies and strategies and presenting to Steering Committee
      Development and retention of Staff

    Qualifications:

      Managed teams in a major industrial environment.
      Managed service / maintenance operation in major infrastructure environment.
      Asset management in major infrastructure environment.
      Management of complex service contracts.
      Interaction / negotiation with major stakeholders, both clients and contractors.

    Competencies:

      Managing P&L
      Operational and Field Service Management
      Business acumen apired with strong analytical ability
      Trouble shooting in high pressure environment.
      Well planned and organised

    Vestas provides an open, respectful global culture, competitive compensation package and long-term career development.

  • Location: Southbank
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Wednesday, 15 February 2017

    Do you want to be part of the high-paced, international work environment of Vestas, the global leader in wind energy? Your achievements will change the world's energy mix and help preserve our planet for future generations.

    The purpose of the Area Service Manager is to proactively manage and support on site and external service activates across a number of selected Wind Farms'. This will involve achieving safety, revenue and profit targets, maximizing profitability in line with contractual obligations and implementing Vestas corporate strategies within the Wind Farm locations.

    The ideal candidate will have a strong mix of Project Management, Field Service Management, Operational Management as well as proven experience in managing a sizeable P&L.

    Coming from an Engineering discipline would be highly advantageous; whether this would be within Construction, Telecommunications or Energy.

    The ability to work within a team environment is crucial as well as the energy and drive that is needed for this position.

    Responsibilities:

      Proactively manage the service team on various wind farms and provide support to maximize turbine uptime.
      Ensure HSE policy is effectively implemented and managed at each site.
      Ensure transition of projects from construction phase to Service Contracts.
      Fiscal responsibility to Vestas, i.e. budget expenditure, revenue, cost control.
      Proactively manage and report to the client, applying contractual obligations, and extending Service Contracts.
      Be active in the development of the business by ensuring system efficiency, setting progressive service policies and strategies and presenting to Steering Committee.
      Proactively develop self by undertaking technical and product training, and ensuring staff management capabilities are sufficient.
      Manage contractor and sub-contractor relationships and selection.
      Development and retention of Staff.
      Achieving Service and Project Excellence.
      Achieve Customer Satisfaction level of 75% plus.
      Assist and support back office functions.

    Qualifications:

      Managed teams in a major industrial environment.
      Managed service / maintenance operation in major infrastructure environment.
      Asset management in major infrastructure environment.
      Management of complex service contracts.

    Competencies:

      Managing P&L
      Operational Management
      Field Servi...
  • Location: Southbank
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Sunday, 12 February 2017

    Do you want to be part of the high-paced, international work environment of Vestas, the global leader in wind energy? Your achievements will change the world's energy mix and help preserve our planet for future generations.

    Project Engineer - Electrical

    Construction

    As the world's leading supplier of wind power solutions, we have delivered more than 40,000 wind turbines in 65 countries. Over 20,000 employees are eager to welcome new, dedicated colleagues on our journey to a more sustainable future.

    The purpose of this position is to ensure the electrical aspects of the construction projects are delivered in accordance with the contract requirements and best practice.

    Responsibilities:

      Review of drawing and document submissions from subcontractors against good practice, and safety, contractual, Vestas' and interfacing requirements;
      Ensure electrical deliverables required to be submitted by Vestas are provided in a timely, safe and high quality manner;
      Liaise with internal and external stakeholders to ensure electrical issues are resolved in a timely manner;
      Liaise with site based personnel to ensure subcontractors are delivering that is required;
      Undertake site inspections to ensure compliance;
      Assess Variations, Requests for Information (RFIs) and payment claims;
      Attend and provide input to various safety, design, technical and risk meetings, workshops and reviews;
      Review tender specifications.

    Competencies:

      Management of subcontractors and designers in a construction environment - tier one companies valued;
      Review of electrical design in a construction environment;
      Substation electrical design highly valued;
      Negotiation with major stakeholders, both clients / contractors;
      Experience in high pressure environment;
      Experience in construction of Wind farms

    Qualifications:

      Degree in EngineeringCPEng & ideally RPEQDiploma in Business/Project Management (well regarded not essential)

    Vestas provides an open, respectful and global culture, competitive compensation package and long-term career development. Choose us, choose a brilliant future! To meet business growing needs, Vestas needs a lot of talents to join us.

    We care and respect all employees and will offer attractive benefits which include: A broad program of on job training, A perfect platform for professional and personal development, Bonus Program, Colourful team activities and etc.