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Vestas Factory

Site Supervisor - O'ahu / Na Pua Makani, Hawaii 
US, KAHUKU | Professional | Full-Time | ID: 2555

Do you have manager or lead experience and enjoy having an impact in training and development of your team? Are you customer savvy? Are you not afraid to get in there and get the job done while being safety-focused? We have a great opportunity for you to be able to shine as a leader in our supervisor position.

Sales/SBU AME/North America Services

The Service business unit is the owner for the after-turbine sales business.  Service operates, maintains, and executes all service contracts, T&M work, modified scope contracts, and CIM for various customer assets across North America.  Service interfaces directly with operational counterparts within customer organizations maximizing turbine operation and performance.


  • Responsible for site Safety HSE program and compliance. Responsible for creating an IIF (Incident & Injury Free) team culture
  • Ensure that all company policy and customer contractual obligations are met
  • Supervise job assignments and provide technical assistance to service technicians to resolve day to day issues, i.e. troubleshooting, documentation issues, and clarification of written procedures
  • Perform field investigations to resolve safety, operational, and technical problem; supervise and perform maintenance on turbine equipment
  • Collect and analyze turbine performance utilizing Vestas specific tools to provide technical assistance to applicable problems with the wind turbine. Report turbine conditions
  • Recommend revisions to work instructions as required for safety, execution, and ease of use
  • Responsible for the supervision of site personnel and activities including performance management


  • Previous Service Technician III experience required or equivalent. Level 300 certification on assigned wind plant platform required or capable of certification within 6 months of hire date
  • ECC certification required or capable of certification within 6 months of hire date.
  • Innate knowledge of turbine components and operation (Hardware, Software, Power Control, Generator Voltage and Current control)
  • 1-3 years of hydraulic, electrical, or mechanical experience
  • Experience with SAP or similar ERP workflow system
  • Experience or familiarity with spare parts/inventory processes
  • 1-3 years of supervisory experience with performance management responsibility, including experience effectively dealing with, and documenting, employee performance issues.


  • Ability to work with demanding customers, manage expectations and drive customer satisfaction
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to lead an operation with a high delegation of responsibility to team members
  • Ability to work in an environment using a decentralized, team-based approach
  • Demonstrated ability to function as an effective team leader and coach to create an operation that is highly aligned, engaged and inspired
  • Comfort working remotely with limited supervisory interaction

What we offer

As a member of the Vestas team, we offer a competitive salary and one of the most comprehensive benefits plans in the industry. Among the many amenities we offer: healthcare; dental; vision; vacation time; generous 401(k) plan; tuition assistance; and much more.

It is the policy of Vestas to afford equal employment opportunity without regard to age, race, religion, color, gender, or national origin, and to afford equal opportunity to veterans and individuals with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, provincial, or local law. Applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application and/or interview process should notify a representative within the People & Culture department.

Additional Information

This position is located on the Island of O’ahu, HI.

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 101 GW of wind turbines in 80 countries, we have installed more wind power than anyone else.


Through our industry-leading smart data capabilities and 86 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 24,600 employees are bringing the world sustainable energy solutions to power a bright future.


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

Nearest Major Market: Honolulu
Nearest Secondary Market: Hawaii