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Vestas Factory

Performance Engineer 
AU, Melbourne | Professional | Full-Time | ID: 15655


Vestas is the world leader in wind technology and the core business comprises the development, manufacture, sale, marketing, and maintenance of Wind Turbines. Come and Join us at Vestas! 


SBU ASP > Service, ASP > Service Operations


We have an exciting opportunity for a Performance Engineer who will join our Service operations team as a turbine performance expert. You will support the Service and Construction teams in providing factual data to improve the performance of sites and you will be based in our Melbourne office. 




  • You will analysis data of the wind farms via our SCADA system and provide recommendations to internal and external teams.
  • Perform operational analyses of wind farm such as availability of wind farm, lost production factor (LPF) and develop the reports for external and internal customers.
  • Monitor, improve and maintain the availability of wind farm and lost production factors (LPF) as per contract requirements.
  • Conducting regular wind farm reliability meetings with internal and external customers, maintain project processes involving technical and commercial responses to internal and external customers
  • Supporting wind farm construction site for performing power curve verification test (PCVT) as per respective IEC standards.
  • Actively look for improvement opportunities based on the data analysis.
  • Collaborate with various internal stakeholders and improve the overall performance of the Windfarm assets.




  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Work experience in asset management or performance management



  • Knowledge in analytical software SQL, SPOTFIRE is added advantage
  • Able to multitask and prioritize daily work
  • Clear and concise communication
  • Flexibility in working hours to cover different time zones
  • Good data analytical skill
  • Advanced level knowledge working in a growing environment

What We Offer


  • We offer an exciting job in an innovative, international environment. You will have the opportunity to contribute to strengthening the position of Vestas in a key market for the company with growth opportunities.
  • Join Vestas and you'll cultivate your career in an inspiring environment at a global wind turbine producer, which has an ongoing dedication to sustainability. We value professional initiative, the desire to take on responsibility, and the right balance between creativity and quality in all solutions. At Vestas your growth is our growth.


Additional Information


  • Your primary workplace will be Melbourne Office.
  • 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 15th November 2021

Our Benefits


  • Join the World's Leading Wind Energy Solutions Provider
  • Excellent Career Development opportunities both Nationally and Globally
  • A workplace that embraces Diversity and Inclusion
  • Flexible workplace arrangements
  • 13 weeks Paid Primary Carers Leave
  • 3 weeks Paid Secondary Carers Leave
  • Employee Assistance Program

Vestas is an equal opportunity employer. We are dedicated to attracting, retaining and developing our people. Applications are encouraged from all sectors of the community and we strongly encourage applications from those who identify as being Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander.



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.