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Global QHSE Training and Competency Manager f/m/d

Requisition ID:  27467

Aarhus N, Region Midtjylland, DK Hamburg, HH, DE Husum, SH, DE

Work experience:  Management
Type of position:  Full-Time

Vestas Factory

Are you experienced in competency development, and do you want to be a part of a global company working for a better future? Then we’ve got the opportunity for you!


Manufacturing and Global Procurement > Global Q&HSE > Training & Competence Development QHSE

The QHSE training and development team is a key part of the global Quality, Continuous Improvement, Health and Safety and Environment (QHSE) organization. It supports the function in implementing the strategy with various training and education methods to ensure competencies throughout the global organization. It also promotes cultural development and coordinates global focus events.



  • You define together with your stakeholders, the global Q&HSE competence strategy, whereon you and your team build the competency framework
  • You facilitate the definition of role specific QCI / HSE competencies across Vestas and ensure that a learning and development framework and infrastructure are aligned
  • You use your technical competences and act in your team as subject matter expert for Quality and CI or HSE and closely collaborate with the other experts to support the integrated management approach
  • You work with functional and regional leads to ensure competencies are assessed and development takes place
  • You define with the team the Vestas QHSE culture development through awareness campaigns and global events facilitation (like Safety or Quality Days), networks, behavioral programs like Safety and Quality Walks and other activities
  • You coordinate the specific training development and deployment in close collaboration with the functions and regions
  • You establish and maintain a global training development and delivery infrastructure and governance in close partnership with both internal and external partners
  • With a standardized reporting and control setup you ensure to track and continuously improve training delivery, competence, and capability improvements
  • By identification and establishment of potential tools and processes you support the competency strategy - such as digital knowledge sharing, virtual reality, development of digital learning, micro-, game- and social learning



  • Relevant Bachelor's Degree or equivalent
  • Extensive experience as a people leader, competency project manager or similar position in large, multinational, matrixed organization



  • Expert in people and learning design, facilitation, and creative development of learning content
  • Competences in Quality, Continuous Improvement (Lean Six Sigma), or HSE Management
  • Solid Change Management and behavioral science knowledge and application experience
  • Strategic organizational alignment capabilities including managing, communicating with, and influencing leaders in a large, multinational, matrixed organizations
  • Performance evaluation including ability to set up quality assurance processes and analyze gaps and opportunities for improvement
  • Skilled project, process, and event management skills
  • Works seamlessly with relevant technology, tools, and systems, including benchmarking


What we offer

We offer an exciting job with great opportunities for professional and personal development in an inspiring and diverse work environment within the energy industry's global partner on sustainable energy solutions. At Vestas, we aim at being sustainable in all aspects – both as employer and business partner. 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. We value initiative, responsibility, involvement and the right balance between creativity and quality in all solutions. You will become part of a highly professional environment with a significant technical commitment and lots of passion. Vestas is growing and developing, and we want you to grow with us.


Additional information

Your work location will be at Vestas office at Aarhus, DK. Husum or Hamburg, DE. Other locations will be considered. Around 30-50 travel days/year is expected.

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 21st July 2022.

If you have specific questions about the position, please contact Jörg Schwille (VP, Head of Quality Management System) via phone +49 1734518210

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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 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. 
To learn more about our company and life at Vestas, we invite you to visit our website at and follow us on our social media channels. We also encourage you to join our Talent Universe to receive notifications on new and relevant postings.