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Vestas Factory

Electrical specialist
DK, Hammel | Specialist | Full-Time 
| ID: 16390 

Are you looking for a new exciting opportunity in a global organisation and would like to be a part of a green energy transition? Currently, we are looking for Specialist to join the department to primarily focus on development activities.


Manufacturing and Global Procurement > Global Manufacturing  > Assembly Concepts
NPI Engineering within Production Engineering is responsible for launching new products into our manufacturing Asssembly & Towers area, covering generator, converter & control, Nacelle, Hub and Towers. Our team is working in the area of tension between design and production, ensuring safe launch of new products, by being early engaged in the design with requirements and early inputs for design for Assembly (DfA). Furthermore, we are also ensuring that engineering change management (ECM) is done in a safe, high quality way to ensure our continuous ability to operate by reviewing and interacting with the design changes being broad forward.
The department is primarily focusing on development activities in Denmark but is interfacing in a global environment having production facilities across the globe, where support can be needed.


Your tasks will vary in complexity and nature but will mostly focus around electrical expertise in how a new design and product can be produced in an optimal way including:

  • Clarifying design and interface requirements with all relevant stakeholders
  • Ensure timely, high quality inputs to designers, generic and detailed.
  • Lead Design for assembly (DfA) between production and design.
  • Deliver activities and tasks for New product introduction (NPI)-projects
  • Be part of (sub-)module cross functional teams
  • Responsible for technical solutions review (design and systemic approach) of change notifications before implementation



  • An engineering degree within electrical field or other relevant education, combined with 5-7 years relevant experience within either design, production, or other relevant areas
  • Competencies
  • Have a good broad technical expertise within electrical systems and converters, and the ability to pick up new knowledge fast.
  • Like to work with complex engineering problems and have a creative approach to new opportunities 
  • Be disciplined with respect to structures and agreements.
  • Keeping deadlines and having quality in focus.
  • Being able to speak up if something is not right!
  • Take the ownership and drive changes.
  • Be motivated and show grit when persistence and grit is needed.
  • Improve the way we work and direct the change!
  • Have a good understanding of complex organizational setups, in order to efficiently communicate with your colleagues and relevant stakeholders

Additionally, we expect that you

  • Achieve goals as part of a team and that it comes naturally for you to collaborate and share knowledge
  • Have the patience to listen to, understand and respect your colleagues
  • Are committed to quality, and don't give in, when things can be touch.
  • Take pride in initiating and motivating process changes when needed.
  • Have good communication skills and are fluent in English (speaking and writing)


It is a plus if you have

  • Some flexibility for being at different locations - one day in Hammel, the next in Ringkøbing, then Lindø etc.
  • Experience within other large corporate organisations
  • Danish language skills are welcomed but are not required. Vestas is a multi-cultural and global company and international applicants are very welcome


What we offer
In our team you can expect to find a working culture that is friendly and informal, but with clear enthusiasm and motivations. We place a solid emphasis on co-operation, transparency, and a healthy work/life balance. We take pride in each-other and, as such, you can expect to work with very skilled colleagues in an inspiring work environment where collaboration and enthusiasm are drivers guiding our daily work - both internally in the team but also with the rest of our stakeholders.


Additional information
Travel: 10-20 days annually
Location: DK- Hammel, Ringkøbing or Lindø

Please apply no later than 29th November 2021. 

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.

Learn more about Vestas at www.vestas.com and follow us on our social media channels.