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  • Location: Inner Suburbs Melbourne
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Thursday, 23 March 2017

    Sales Support Project Manager

    Construction

    The key purpose of this role is to provide construction and project management support to our Sales division during the tender phase of Wind Farm projects. This is a key opportunity to use your experience in wind to drive improvements in the construction of wind farms; driving change and innovation.

    Responsibilities:

      Review of tender documentation and provide strategy for costing and time estimates.Prepare pricing of Vestas' Project Management and construction activities for wind farms.Obtain pricing of civil and electrical balance of plant work, logistics and cranes. Provide detailed analysis of the pricing to maintain competitiveness.Liaise with project teams and subcontractors to achieve optimum project delivery schedule.Assess project risk management.Develop and maintain detailed pricing and estimating tools to achieve accurate pricing models and databases.Review construction methodology to ensure continuous improvement in pricing.

    Qualifications:

      Bachelor in Commerce or Engineering (Essential).Project Management or Finance qualification (Desirable).Managed teams in a major infrastructure project environment.Management and reporting of budgetary requirements.Management of complex infrastructure contracts.Negotiation with major stakeholders, both clients / contractors.Experience in high pressure environment.Experience in construction of Wind farms.

    Competencies:

      Advanced MS Office.Verbal and written communication / negotiation. Relationship building, both internal and external.Business acumen.Decision making to create action.Continual system improvement.Trouble shooting.Proactive view and practical approach toward role.Strong analytical ability.Well-organised and planned.Team orientation.Energetic and enthusiastic approach.

    What we offer:

    You'll have the opportunity to help strengthen the position of Vestas in a key market for the company with excellent perspectives of growth. Join Vestas and you'll cultivate your career in an inspiring environment at the world's leading wind turbine producer, which has an ongoing dedication to sustainability. We value individual initiative, the desire to take on responsibility, and the right balance betwe...

  • Location: Inner Suburbs Melbourne
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Thursday, 23 March 2017

    Project Manager - Sales Support

    Construction (AU/NZ)

    The key purpose of this role is to be the conduet between the Construction Team and the Sales Division during the tender phase of Wind Farm projects. You will draw upon your exstensive experience in the wind industry to provide expert cost analysis and pricing data to drive improvements in the construction of wind farms. With the position based out of our Melbourne head office, this is your opportunity to create innovation and drive change!!!

    Responsibilities:

      Review of tender documentation and provide strategy for costing and time estimates.Prepare pricing of Vestasâ Project Management and construction activities for wind farms.Obtain pricing of civil and electrical balance of plant work, logistics and cranes. Provide detailed analysis of the pricing to maintain competitiveness.Liaise with project teams and subcontractors to achieve optimum project delivery schedule.Assess project risk management.Develop and maintain detailed pricing and estimating tools to achieve accurate pricing models and databases.Review construction methodology to ensure continuous improvement in pricing.

    Qualifications:

      Bachelor in Commerce or Engineering (Essential).Project Management or Finance qualification (Desirable).Managed teams in a major infrastructure project environment.Management and reporting of budgetary requirements.Management of complex infrastructure contracts.Negotiation with major stakeholders, both clients / contractors.Experience in high pressure environment.Experience in construction of Wind farms.

    Competencies:

      Advanced MS Office.Verbal and written communication / negotiation. Relationship building, both internal and external.Business acumen.Decision making to create action.Continual system improvement.Trouble shooting.Proactive view and practical approach toward role.Strong analytical ability.Well-organised and planned.Team orientation.Energetic and enthusiastic approach.

    What we offer:

    Youâll have the opportunity to help strengthen the position of Vestas in a key market for the company with excellent perspectives of growth. Join Vestas and youâll cultivate your career in an inspiring environment at the worldâs leading wind turbine producer, which has ...

  • Location: Southbank
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Tuesday, 21 March 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: Tuesday, 21 March 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 worldâs energy mix and help preserve our planet for future generations.

    The Area Service Manager role is a senior management position within our business and their purpose is to proactively lead and manage service activities across a number of 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 background in Service, Account and Project Management, as well as proven experience in managing a sizeable P&L.

    Coming from an Engineering discipline would be advantageous; however this is not essential

    The ability to work within a team environment is crucial, as well as significant self-motivation, energy and drive

    Responsibilities:

      Proactively manage service teams on various wind farms to deliver profitable business outcomes for Vestas and our customersLead and drive health and safety across your sites to ensure a safe working environmentFiscal responsibility including budget expenditure, revenue management and cost control.Proactively manage customer expectations and deliver value to them through existing contractual mechanisms or through aftermarket solutionsResolve complex technical or commercial problems leveraging the experience of your internal stakeholdersProactively develop self by undertaking technical and product training, and ensuring staff management capabilities are sufficient.

    Contractor management, including selection, contracting and relationship management

    Qualifications:

      Significant management experience within a service businessTeam management experienceContract management experienceP&L management experience

    What we offer:

    Vestas provides an open, respectful and global culture, competitive compensation package and long-term career development. Choose us, choose a brilliant future!

    Additional information:

    This role is based in Melbourne, with travel required when needed (domestic and international).

    You can apply online by clicking on the "Apply Online" button at the button of this page.

    WIND. IT MEANS THE WORLD TO US.

    By joining Vestas, you join the only global energy company dedicated 100% to wind energy. Together with our customers, we have installed more than 51.000 turbines in over 70 countries, and we remain committed to increase that number via our superior, cost-effective wind technologies, products and services.

  • Location: Southbank
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Tuesday, 21 March 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.

  • Location: Southbank
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Tuesday, 21 March 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 worldâs 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.

    We are specifically seeking canddiates with HV/LV Substation Design Review experience.

    Responsibilities:

      Review of drawing and document submissions from subcontractors against good practice, and safety, contractual, Vestasâ 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 â 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.

  • 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...