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Commissioning Project Manager

Requisition ID:  29193

Aarhus N, Region Central Jutland, DK

Work experience:  Management
Type of position:  Full-Time
Job Family:  Project Portfolio Management

Vestas Factory

Are you looking for the next step in your career at the global leader in sustainable energy solutions? Are you motivated with a desire to work on transformational projects? If so Vestas has the opportunity for you! 


EVP NCE > SBU NCE Construction & Operations > Installation & Commissioning 
In this role you are assigned to large onshore projects with full accountability for delivery, utilising your skilled leadership and organisational skills to deliver on the overall commissioning package. To achieve your goals in this role, high levels of enthusiasm and team motivation with a positive attitude are 'must-haves'. It's important to remain optimistic and encouraging in even the most difficult and complex situations and circumstances. 
Throughout commissioning you will be required to provide regular project reviews to the project management team. Open collaboration is an essential craft to convey throughout the project and should always be clear and concise. Communication to project stakeholders in spirit of simplicity is essential to maintain company and customer value.



  • Liaise with the Project HSE manager on HSE plans and incident management, demonstrating visible leadership and commitment ensuring great HSE performance through application and achievement of the HSE plan, relevant standards, milestones, goals and local requirements
  • Liaise with the Project Planner on setting understandable planning and agreeing daily progress reports to ensure the critical path schedule remains on track
  • Liaise with the Project Finance controller on budget control levels
  • Liaise with the Contract Manager on understanding and compliance of the contract and agree on risk and opportunities management
  • Liaise with the Project Quality manager on the project quality plan ensuring the commissioning test plan is integrated and all Non-conformance reporting procedures are established and managed
  • Liaise with the Lead Commissioning Site Managers on site execution management, ensuring all levels of planning, preparation and execution activities have undergone extreme diligence and the appropriate disciplines, processes, procedures and systems are ready for commissioning
  • Timely procurement of the correct level of resources, tools, spare parts and equipment are sourced and maintained accordingly throughout commissioning
  • Build and maintain effective stakeholder interface management with Installation and Service where their success affects commissioning and vice versa



  • Educated to degree level and hold qualified experience in project execution and commissioning management and rather 3 to 5 years in the wind sector, however not essential, as all sectors will be considered.
  • Multi-discipline engineering experience and exposure with troubleshooting and problem-solving skills are considered essential for this position.
  • Professional understanding and experience in contract management.
  • Promote and maintain high levels of Quality, Health, Safety and Environmental standards.
  • Enhanced levels of customer relations focus and satisfaction.
  • Enhanced levels of process, procedures, policy and systems understanding, combined with the ability to fast adapt and change when required.
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft office and project management skills are essential (e.g., IPMA, PMI)


  • Fluent in English both spoken and written
  • Skilled Quality, Health, Safety and Environmental awareness.
  • Organised and transparent, responsible and hard working.
  • A team orientated person, enthusiastic and highly motivated, with effective delegation skills.
  • Diplomatic but determined in a time-sensitive setting, be an effective problem solver.
  • Action orientated flexible and adaptive, and willingness to travel

What we offer
We offer you an exciting job in an international company with good opportunities for personal and professional development, working in an inspiring department where the vision is to become global leader in offshore wind. We value initiatives, responsibility and the right balance between creativity and quality in all solutions. You will become part of a highly professional environment with a commitment to what we do, and you will get a unique opportunity to influence your own position in an informal and rapidly developing sector.

Additional information
Primary Location – Aarhus, Dk.
You will be required to travel around  80 days.
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 28th February 2023 
You can apply online by clicking on the “Apply Online” button at the top or bottom of this page.

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 145 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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