Engineering Manager

Requisition ID:  54451

Portland, OR, US

Work experience:  Management
Type of position:  Full-Time
Job Family:  Engineering

Vestas Factory

Description of work to be performed:


Supervise the prioritization, development, implementation, maintenance, and continuous improvement of the Blade Engineering function to optimize turbine component reliability and cost. Supervise and coordinate a highly skilled and committed team of Engineers focused on ensuring the reliability of wind turbine components. Engage and influence internal, external, local, and global stakeholders to take appropriate action to improve overall reliability and customer satisfaction. Support business case creation, validation, and escalation of solution development and upgrades associated with wind turbine components. Write, review, or present technical reports, presentations, and customer communications to internal, external, local, and global stakeholders.


Qualifications / Requirements:

Bachelor’s degree, or foreign degree equivalent, in Engineering or a related field and 5 years of progressively responsible post-Bachelor’s degree related experience is required. The position also requires experience with all of the following:  5 years of technical leadership experience; 5 years of blades engineering experience. Telecommuting accepted. Travel Requirement: 25-30% of travel. 40 hrs/wk, 8:00am-5:00pm, M-F


Employer will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.  Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.

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DEIB Statement
At Vestas, we recognize the value of diversity, equity, and inclusion in driving innovation and success. We strongly encourage individuals from all backgrounds to apply, particularly those who may hesitate due to their identity or feel they do not meet every criterion. As our CEO states, "Expertise and talent come in many forms, and a diverse workforce enhances our ability to think differently and solve the complex challenges of our industry". Your unique perspective is what will help us powering the solution for a sustainable, green energy future.

About Vestas
Vestas is the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We specialize in designing, manufacturing, installing, and servicing wind turbines, both onshore and offshore. 
Across the globe, we have installed more wind power than our competitors in the renewable energy arena. We consider ourselves forerunners within the industry, as Vestas continuously aims to design new solutions and technologies to create a more sustainable future for all of us. With more than 173 GW of wind power installed worldwide and 40+ years of experience in wind energy, Vestas has an unmatched history demonstrating our expertise within the field. 
With 29,000 employees globally, Vestas is 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, and gives 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. 

Nearest Major Market: Portland Oregon