Engineer, Process Equipment-170003DZ

Vestas Wind Systems

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Do you have a passion for machinery, automation and tool design? Are you constantly looking for new ways to improve the status quo? Would you enjoy the challenge of manufacturing/handling 80M long wind turbine blades? How about working as part of a multicultural team of engineers supporting factories around the world? If this sounds like you, please apply to join the Vestas Global Tooling Dept. in Lem, DK today!

Manufacturing and Global sourcing > Blades > Blades PE > PE Tooling and Value Engineering

Production Engineering (PE) Blades is accountable for delivering the manufacturing Production Basis, including development of process and tooling of the blades in Vestas. In the Manufacturing Tooling and Value Engineering team we are responsible towards Blade factories on tool development and on-going support for the blades production to wind turbines. The team counts 50+ employees located in Lem, Denmark, Isle of Wight, UK and in Chennai, India.

The tooling team support both new product developments and all our blades factories in running production around the world. The team is a part of Blades Production Engineering consisting of 100+ employees.

You will enter into a dynamic department, living the PE identity:

Competitive, robust and reliable tooling and processes for all Vestas Blade factories.
Developing and implementing World Class standards for tooling and processes.
Seamless integration and collaboration with factories to support and continuously improve current standards.
Driving business understanding - enabling Vestas to use production as a competitive advantage.
Applying the best training methods to enable efficiency for factory output.
Taking the lead and accountability to improve FMEA on an on-going basis.


Your primary responsibilities will cover to:

Set safety as first priority, hereby in line with HS&E policy
Be responsible for providing the most robust, reliable, efficient solutions with highest performance at the lowest cost
Assist in delivery of design work to gate reviews, matching specifications for function, cost, quality and time
Generate solutions to design challenges, in order to fulfill the product and technology roadmaps
Be responsible of adherence to all external standards as e.g. CE & UL standards etc. as well as internal specifications and standards
Work successfully with project delivery teams by living up to the Vestas Values
Keep yourself continuously up-dated on Vestas Way to Market and ensure adherence to methodology and tools
Ad hoc communication with all Blade factories to be able to support and deliver as agreed


You have:

An Engineering degree on bachelor level or similar, preferably Mechanical or Marine engineer
Experience with or knowledge from Manufacturing and Design for Manufacturing
Knowledge from cost out projects is advantageous


We expect that you:

Are capable of solving problems by using relevant methods and tools
Can make risk assessments by using relevant FMEA tools
Are interested in driving/coordinating technical projects cross departments and cultures
Speak and write English fluently
Probably have experience with 3D CAD modelling
Have strong skills within documentation and specification
Possess an ambitious mindset
Are a good communicator across organizational levels

What we offer

You will join a global organization, where your role is to develop and support 8 blade factories from a tooling and value engineering perspective. As market leader, we are setting the ambition high to deliver excellent and robust equipment.

Additional information

Your primary work location is Lem in Denmark, and you can expect approximately 40 days of travelling per year.

For further information please contact: John Bailey, Engineering Manager- Process Equipment Engineering- Blade Manufacturing, on phone +45 5221 1085

About Vestas

Vestas is the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We design, manufacture, install, and service wind turbines across the globe, and with more than 83 GW of wind turbines in 75 countries, we have installed more wind power than anyone else.

Through our industry-leading smart data capabilities and unparalleled more than 73 GW of wind turbines under service, we use data to interpret, forecast, and exploit wind resources and deliver best-in-class wind power solutions. Together with our customers, Vestas’ more than 22,000 employees are bringing the world sustainable energy solutions to power a bright future.

We invite you to learn more about Vestas by visiting our website at and following us on our social media channels.

Job Engineering and R&D
Primary LocationDenmark-Midtjylland-Lem

Unposting Date Ongoing