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Requisition ID:  22432

Newport, IOW, GB

Work experience:  Specialist
Type of position:  Full-Time

Vestas Factory

The Shell, Webs and Components team is accountable for delivering qualified blade design and process elements. It is also responsible for the manufacturing process design and development for wind turbine blades. The team is made up of enthusiastic employees located in Lem in Denmark, Isle of Wight in UK and Porto in Portugal.

Power Solutions > Aerodynamic & Mechanical > Shell, Web & Components 
As Specialist you will become a part of a team of engineers that are responsible for blade manufacturing design and development. You will be accountable for all the process related activities within their function area.


  • Identify what your process function area needs to deliver to achieve optimum value chain and capture in roadmap and plans. Prioritize and deliver according to your roadmap/plans
  • Communicate the strategy and maturity/readiness level for project roadmap 
  • Collaborate with other functional areas to develop and verify blade manufacturing concepts within design specifications. Prepare, evaluate, and implement methods, processes, and techniques to improve performance, manufacturability, reliability, and maintainability of Vestas blades
  • Ensure Quality. Be accountable for FMEA
  • Engineering Change Management. Case handle for changes related to the above topics and secure controlled implementation
  • Guide and mentor engineers within the team to accomplish process & design deliverables



  • You will hold a bachelor or Master’s degree in engineering or equivalent, coupled with practical knowledge of composite manufacturing
  • Experience of winding, RTM moulding, composite repair method knowledge, component bonded assemblies and machining would be advantageous
  • Minimum four years' experience as a Design for Manufacturing, combined with Design for six sigma: green belt and CATIA V5 experience knowledge
  • Experience with running optimization and process development projects in manufacturing environments, as well as solid background in FMEA and control plans
  • Good communication skills in English, orally and written
  • Experience with NDT methods such as thermography, ultrasonic testing, X-ray or tomography



  • You will be motivated, responsible, and committed- particularly focused to meet project deadlines
  • Innovative and action-orientated but always directed by facts and data
  • You will actively seek what you need to complete your tasks
  • Customer-oriented, with a service mindset and a good quality focus
  • Solid team focus: you will enjoy working with a range of people across various international locations, backgrounds, and cultures
  • You will thrive in a progressive and ever-changing work environment where no day is the same
  • Ability to handle and prioritize multiple tasks and stakeholders at the same time, while ensuring good communication


What we offer
We offer a job in the heart of Vestas where the development of high-quality blades is in focus.
You will be part of an international work environment across three locations with highly skilled employees. We are an innovative department, where we each and every day work to create the best possible product in the industry.


Additional information
Your primary work location will be Vestas office in Isle of Wight, UK; Lem, Denmark or Porto, Portugal.

The deadline for applications is 10/06/2022. We treat all of our applications confidentially.

For additional information on the position, please contact Sub Module Owner, Daniele Vozza +44 7811976280.

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 www.vestas.com 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.