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Vestas Factory

Pre-Assembly Port Specialist 
DE, Hamburg | Specialist | Full-Time 
| ID: 17125 

Would you like to be a Pre-Assembly Port Specialist and play a significant role in the continuous development of the offshore wind market as a member of our Port Contracting & Support department? 
EVP NCE > Region NCE > Cross Regional Offshore Support
Pre-assembly ports for assembling WTG components before being installed offshore will in the coming years attract increased focus as a challenge for the future development of the offshore wind market due to the size of new WTGs. We have an exciting open position in a team which will need to assess and deal with WTG pre-assembly ports and overcome this challenge. You will become part of a Cross Regional Offshore Support department with skilled and experienced subject matter experts supporting offshore wind projects worldwide.


Our new Pre-Assembly Port Specialist will be responsible for:

  • Conduct pre-assembly port assessments of area and capacity with respect to strength and load bearing
  • Generate site-layouts of pre-assembly ports (for instance, by use of AutoCad)
  • Pro-active contact and communication port owners 
  • Secure pre-assembly port availability including negotiation of lease agreement when Vestas is providing the pre-assembly port
  • Play an active role in a sales team on a specific project by reviewing and commenting on sales documentation, participate in customer meetings and provide cost input 
  • Participate in new developments and concepts for pre-assembly ports
  • Experience in working with crane configurations is an advantage but not a firm requirement


We are looking for a person with the following competencies:

  • Solid knowledge about ports with preferably an engineering background
  • Project Management experience
  • Commercial and contract understanding and interest
  • Experienced user of MS Office applications and AutoCad
  • Fluent in English, both verbal and written
  • Cultural understanding and international working experience


Personal Skills
The ideal candidate possesses as many as possible of the below skills:

  • A team player with solid communication skills 
  • Capable of working independently
  • Profound understanding of the commercial context in which results will need to be delivered
  • Display a high degree of flexibility and problem solving to create win-win solutions for Vestas and our clients
  • Ability to display motivation and enthusiasm for high quality delivery
  • Enthusiastic and engaged, willing to go the extra mile 


What we offer
We offer you an exciting and challenging job with excellent opportunities for professional and personal development within the leading company in the renewable energy industry. You will be provided with a unique opportunity to set your footprints within an essential area in Vestas. You will be an integral part of an international team, with a 'can-do' attitude and who are keen to make a difference.


Additional information
Your work location will be in Aarhus (Denmark) or Hamburg (Germany). Depending on the candidate, other working locations in Europe could also be considered. 
Applications are handled on an ongoing basis. Please apply online with your letter of motivation and CV as soon as possible – and no later than 1st October 2021.
If you have specific questions about the position, please contact Jakob Nygaard Andersen, Offshore Operations Senior Sales Advisor via phone (+45) 41253308
All inquiries are treated confidentially.


About Vestas                                                                
Vestas is proud to be the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We design, manufacture, install, and service wind turbines across the globe, and we have installed more wind power than anyone else. 

Vestas strives to be the most inclusive workplace in the sustainable energy industry and ensure equal opportunities for everyone regardless of the social identity. We are stronger as a company not despite our differences, but because of them, both professionally and personally. Beyond a diverse workforce, we want to ensure that all of our employees are included and actively contributing to Vestas’ success and innovation. Only then can we become the global leader in sustainable energy solutions and ensure sustainability in everything we do. 

At Vestas, we offer global opportunities for people with growth mindsets and the desire to make a shared and positive impact. We work in the true spirit of our corporate values: accountability, simplicity, collaboration, and passion. We expect everyone to live up to these in their day to day work – no matter what you do and where you are in the organisation.

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