Repower Proposal Development Specialist - Remote

Requisition ID:  54017

Portland, OR, US Austin, TX, US Portland, OR, US Cheyenne, WY, US Jefferson City, MO, US Oklahoma, OK, US

Work experience:  Specialist
Type of position:  Full-Time
Job Family:  Commercial

Vestas Factory

Are you keen on engaging with renewable energy initiatives and enthusiastic about supporting the longevity of wind energy infrastructure? Look no further! We're seeking a dedicated Proposal Development Specialist to join our Ageing Fleet Department within Vestas Americas' Service Commercial team.


About Us: Vestas is at the forefront of providing sustainable energy solutions. Our Ageing Fleet Department focuses on repowering and other services tailored to older wind assets nearing end-of-life, ensuring they continue to contribute to a greener future.


Your Responsibilities: As a Proposal Development Specialist, you'll be instrumental in crafting comprehensive repower proposals to meet our customers' evolving needs. Your role will involve:

  • Developing detailed cost models, bills of materials, and project schedules for complex component repower projects.
  • Overseeing the preparation of bid proposal paperwork in accordance with RFP specifications to guarantee coherent messaging and organization.
  • Participating in pre-proposal decision-making efforts and conducting post-proposal debriefing analysis.
  • Soliciting and obtaining quotes for various project components and coordinating with procurement.
  • Connecting with target turbine platform owners to present Vestas' repower product offering and qualify candidate projects.


Your Qualifications: We're looking for candidates with:

  • A Bachelor's degree in Business, Engineering, Construction Management, or related field.
  • Demonstrated experience with wind turbine major correctives projects, estimating strategies, and cost control.
  • Familiarity with standard construction industry concepts, practices, and procedures.
  • Proficient in partnership with interdisciplinary teams and adept at handling urgent, evolving situations.
  • Location: Portland, Oregon Metro area preferred, but this position could be remote as well. 


Competencies: In addition to the qualifications above, the ideal candidate will possess:

  • Experience with wind turbine service, repair, or major corrective work.
  • Proficient in articulating technical concepts through both written and verbal means with clarity.
  • A commitment to professionalism, timeliness, and quality in all responsibilities.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite and flexibility in adapting to changing priorities.


 What We Offer: Team up with a premier entity in wind turbine innovation and be a pillar in the movement towards environmental responsibility. We offer:

  • Great benefits coverage that includes dental and vision
  • Generous Paid Time Off policies 
  • 401(k) plan
  • Global bonus program
  • Tuition assistance
  • Highly developed Training Program
  • Global bonus program


If you're ready to make a meaningful impact in renewable energy and be part of a team that values initiative, responsibility, and accuracy, apply now to join Vestas Americas!

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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