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Vestas Factory

Team Leader
DK, Ringkobing | Team Leader | Full-Time 
| ID: 19741 

Are you experienced in people management? Do you like to work in the night shift? Then we've got the opportunity for you!


You will independently lead the night shift of a complex department of approximately 115 FTEs in our Ringkøbing facilities Nacelle, Hub & Drive Train factory. Furthermore, you will be working closely with your Department peers and from time-to-time support in warehouse activities, as well as supporting the other Team Leads in the night shift

As always, we have a high focus on Safety, Quality and Delivery, which will require a high level of shop floor management



  • Management of the contribution margin by controlling cost levels for the factory, including supporting the Head of Operations Assembly
  • Maximize productivity by increasing output and reduce costs, through effective use of KPI's
  • Ensure that management of production and Warehouse delivery and customer relationship is performed in compliance with Vestas standards
  • People Management, including coordinating resources and balance workload through effective delegation as well as recruitment, development, and retention of employees to achieve and maintain a high-performance team
  • Ensure Health and Safety standards are always adhered to across the region



  • Extensive leadership experience, which includes organizing teams, both direct and indirect staff, as well as the ability to relate to people at all levels both locally and remotely
  • Solid business understanding and knowledge of what creates value for the customers and Vestas
  • Experience handling a business area with a strategic commercial focus
  • Able to use MS Office, in-house database, and SAP-based systems (or equivalent) is desirable
  • Experience from process improvement methodologies, such as Lean and 5S, or a willingness to learn
  • Fluent in Danish and English, verbally and in writing
  • Clear and a good communicator



  • As an experienced people manager, we expect you to lead by a good example and communicate clearly and effectively. You have good self-awareness and feel confident in decision making. Your work approach is characterized by simplicity, accountability, and getting people to work and solve issues in a shared effort.

Furthermore, we believe you have:

  • The ability to build and maintain relationships with both external customers and internal Vestas departments at different organizational levels
  • Financial understanding and the ability to steer own area towards long term profitability and growth
  • The ability to drive projects both on your own and in a team
  • A health and safety mindset by observing rules, internal instructions as well as working with continuously


What we offer

We offer an exciting job with professional and personal development possibilities as well as an attractive salary and benefits package. We are a team of skilled and committed colleagues who are all enthusiastic about wind energy and provide great solutions to our customers

You will work in an open and organized environment with skilled and positive colleagues who are prepared to assist when needed. By joining Vestas, you will have the opportunity to develop a career with a leading wind power company within an exciting and growing industry


Additional information

Your work location will be Ringkøbing, DK.

Applications are handled on an ongoing basis. Please apply online with your letter of motivation and CV as soon as possible – and no later than 13th October 2021. You can either apply in Danish or English.

If you have specific questions about the position, please contact Mikkel Skov (Operations Manager) via phone +45 52146026
All inquiries are treated confidentially.

About Vestas                                                                
Vestas is proud to be the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We design, manufacture, install, and service wind turbines across the globe, and we have installed more wind power than anyone else. 

Vestas strives to be the most inclusive workplace in the sustainable energy industry and ensure equal opportunities for everyone regardless of the social identity. We are stronger as a company not despite our differences, but because of them, both professionally and personally. Beyond a diverse workforce, we want to ensure that all of our employees are included and actively contributing to Vestas’ success and innovation. Only then can we become the global leader in sustainable energy solutions and ensure sustainability in everything we do. 

At Vestas, we offer global opportunities for people with growth mindsets and the desire to make a shared and positive impact. We work in the true spirit of our corporate values: accountability, simplicity, collaboration, and passion. We expect everyone to live up to these in their day to day work – no matter what you do and where you are in the organisation.

Learn more about Vestas at www.vestas.com and follow us on our social media channels.