Manager, Offshore Product Readiness, Site Concepts & Site Support

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Region NCE > SBU NCE Construction & Operations > Offshore Product Readiness, Site Concepts & Site Support


Within Vestas Wind Systems, the NCE Construction department is to deliver the construction projects within the Northern and Central Europe (NCE) region safely, within budget, on time and to the required quality. Within NCE Construction the department Installation & Commissioning (I&C) is responsible to pre-install, install and commission wind turbines both on- and offshore in the region.
Below I&C, there is a department called Execution Quality, Integration & Excellence, in which this team is anchored. The team Offshore Product Readiness, Site Concepts & Site Support is responsible to deliver technical support to the execution teams on the different offshore construction sites in NCE. The support is delivered from both back-office and on site, and currently consist of 12 highly motivated engineers. Next to being the appointed leader of this team, you are also part of the Execution Quality, Integration & Excellence management team, where together with your peers you will build on a team to support the future growth of NCE Construction.


Responsibilities

  • Responsible for own department and employees, considering their impact on other parts of the value chain by delivering technical support
  • Drive and build a safety culture within your team and on construction sites
  • Take responsibility for department deliverables, delegating work as needed
  • Guide decisions on employment conditions and staffing arrangements in collaboration with local P&C business partners
  • Oversee the budget in your department, ensuring cost consciousness and adherence to approved site budgets
  • Provide clear direction to your engineering team during pre-construction and construction phases
  • Lead, facilitate, and deliver results through operational and tactical decisions, focusing on KPI targets

Qualifications

  • 5+ years leading engineers or project managers in technical support functions
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent preferred
  • Familiarity with management principles and people leadership
  • Experience in distance management, planning and coordinating remotely
  • Preferred knowledge of wind turbines
  • General understanding of high-level construction processes
  • Fluent in English (both verbal and written) and confident in using Microsoft Office

Competencies

  • You are a Health and Safety Ambassador
  • Skilled in developing and leading teams.
  • You are open-minded and bring a positive attitude based on integrity and respect.
  • Ability to interact well with colleagues at all levels.
  • You show cultural commitment and appreciate working in diverse national and cultural contexts.
  • Structured yet responsive; can work with little to no supervision
  • Motivated problem solver who can maintain calm determination in a time-sensitive situation


What we offer

Being a Manager within the Execution Quality, Integration and Excellence Management Team gives you the opportunity to development in an inspiring environment at the world's number one wind turbine producer. We value initiative and improvement mindset, where your contribution and ability to think ahead makes a difference. You will collaborate with inspiring and committed colleagues, and together, we make a positive difference promoting and providing sustainable energy solutions worldwide.

Additional information

Primary work location: Any location in Germany, Poland or Denmark
This role includes some days of travel per month to one of the other offices for monthly management meetings and construction site visits in NCE.
Applications are reviewed on an ongoing basis, however, please note we do amend or withdraw our jobs and reserve the right to do so at any time, including prior to the advertised closing date. Please be advised to apply on or before 20/04/2024.
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About Vestas


Vestas is the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We are specialised in designing, manufacturing, installing, and servicing wind turbines, both onshore and offshore.
Across the globe, we have installed more wind power than anyone else. We consider ourselves pioneers within the industry, as we continuously aim to design new solutions and technologies to create a more sustainable future for all of us. With more than 173 GW of wind power installed worldwide and 40+ years of experience in wind energy, we have an unmatched track record demonstrating our expertise within the field.
With 29,000 employees globally, we are a diverse team united by a common goal: to power the solution – today, tomorrow, and far into the future.
Vestas promotes a diverse workforce which embraces all social identities and is free of any discrimination. We commit to create and sustain an environment that acknowledges and harvests different experiences, skills, and perspectives. We also aim to give everyone equal access to opportunity.
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