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Production Operative

Requisition ID:  15005
Location(s): 

Newport, WAR, GB

Work experience:  Skilled Worker / Semi-Skilled Worker
Type of position:  Full-Time

 

Vestas Factory

Production Operative 
GB, Newport, Isle of Wight | Skilled Worker / Semi-Skilled Worker | Full-Time 
| ID: 15005 

Join us on our journey towards a greener future
Would you like to join a dynamic and inspiring manufacturing environment? Are you motivated by constantly aiming towards producing high-quality products? We are currently looking for a Production Operative to join our team. 

 

Tasks & responsibilities: You will…
… be joining our blade factory on the Isle of Wight. You will work with talented and motivated colleagues, ensuring that we produce according to the documentation provided, using the right procedures and building in the right quality. 
You will also be responsible for: 

  • Building blades in accordance with the production plan
  • Producing to the required quality standards based on the latest controlled document issued by Vestas
  • Keeping the work area safe and clean 
  • Maintaining tools and facilities in own area
  • Working safely and ensuring colleagues do the same
  • Layup of material (carbon, glass fibre) in the moulds to the set layup plans 
  • Application of resins under vacuum
  • Application of bonding materials 
  • Using power tools to trim and grind, to achieve the required finish 
  • Preparing material kits for other operatives 
  • Contribute to quality improvement and Takt Time reduction activities

 

Skills & experience: Our new colleague…
…enjoys working in a production environment and is motivated by always manufacturing high-quality products. You may have formal qualifications (NVQ/HND/HNC/City and Guilds) or you just have the right positive attitude and the desire to develop your skills. You have a quality and safety mind-set, and you enjoy working in teams where you can take responsibility and motivate your colleagues. 
We also expect that you: 

  • Have problem solving skills you can apply in the production team
  • Perform tasks efficiently, following the work instructions
  • Have a professional attitude towards the management and our customers
  • Are flexible and have a proactive approach towards changes

 

Join us if you…
… want to work in an international and ambitious company where we always strive to be the global leader in the offshore wind market. You will be part of a dedicated team in an ambitious, innovative and professional organisation.

In Manufacturing, we offer you:

  • Extensive opportunities for professional and personal development
  • The opportunity to work with a determined and motivated team 
  • Values such as initiative, responsibility and the right balance between creativity and quality in all solutions 
  • Great colleagues that support each other and work together

 

Apply now
We’re already looking forward to hearing from you. Your primary work location will be Newport, Isle of Wight, the United Kingdom. Please note that applications are handled on an ongoing basis. So, please send your application and CV as soon as possible using the link on this page. On occasion we experience that mails end up in junk box. Please make sure to check your junk box. We treat all inquiries confidentially. 
 


About Vestas

Vestas is the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We design, manufacture, install, and service wind turbines across the globe, and with more than 113 GW of wind turbines in 81 countries, we have installed more wind power than anyone else. 

Through our industry-leading smart data capabilities and unparalleled more than 96 GW of wind turbines under service, we use data to interpret, forecast, and exploit wind resources and deliver best-in-class wind power solutions. 

Together with our customers, Vestas’ more than 25.000 employees are bringing the world sustainable energy solutions to power a bright 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, and gives everyone equal access to opportunity. 

We invite you to learn more about Vestas by visiting our website at www.vestas.com and following us on our social media channels.