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Vestas Factory

Project Engineer 
BR, Sao Paulo | Professional | Full-Time 
| ID: 2395 

Are you a skilled Project Engineer? Are you passionate about the wind business? If so, come join us at Vestas.

Sales > SBU MED > Construction Brazil & South Cone

The Construction Department oversees all wind farm projects from start to completion. The team takes responsibility for a wind farm once a contract has been signed and remains responsible until the final tests are completed. Working closely with the sales, legal, logistics, procurement and finance departments, the construction team must keep the project on budget and on schedule, ensures our rigorous safety and quality standards are met.

Reponsibilities

  • Support the Project Manager on of the project execution, based on the contract requirements regarding documentation, local legislations, the fulfillment of safety and environment procedures, from awareness to auditing process to guarantee service level agreements and compliance with regulations and company standards. Working towards project objectives alongside with Project Manager to ensure the key objectives for each project including profitability, cash flow and time.
  • Responsible for Project Technical support with different areas, drawings interpretation and revisions and co-responsible along Project Manager and Site Manager for corporate obligations in terms of safety, health and environment.
  • Manage all the administrative aspects of the project such as: forecast cash inflows and outflows monthly with input from the Project Manager. Project reporting and analytics, forecasting of time progress, financial performance and presentation preparation of each project with transparency, reliability and accuracy.
    Responsible for project reporting and analytics, forecasting of time progress and presentation preparation.
  • Support Project Manager for establishing action and recovery plans to ensure compliance with internal targets and according to customer/ contract. Perform Risk and Opportunities assessment within the projects, including strategies, action plans and follow-up.
  • Maintain billing plan and ensure accuracy
  • Secure customer relationship, leading to increased customer satisfaction. Co-represent organization towards Customers and Subcontractors project management in projects related correspondence, meetings, negotiations, ensuring that projects communication is adequately handled internally and externally
  • Implement Vestas project management and site installation processes and procedures and provide support in the tendering phase - cost build up, risk assessment responsibility matrix review

Qualifications

  • Engineering degree in Mechanical, Electrical or Civil. Master's in project management and/or MBA will be also welcomed.
  • At least 3 years of experience in project management teams and construction, preferably acquired in the wind industry or in the energy sector.
    Experience in installation and EPC contracts. International experience will be a differential
  • Contractual knowledge will be appreciated
  • Strong proficiency in spoken and written English. Spanish would be an additional advantage.
  • SAP proficiency, Microsoft office package proficiency and AUTOCAD proficiency

Competencies

  • Proactive
  • High flexibility
  • Problem solving-oriented,
  • Customer and Business oriented
  • Self-management
  • Cross Functional leadership skills

What we offer

We offer an exciting job with excellent opportunities for professional and personal development in an inspiring environment at the world’s leading wind turbine producer. We value initiative, responsibility and the right balance between creativity and quality in all solutions. You will become part of a highly professional environment with a strong technical commitment

Additional information

Please apply online.

Primary work location is Sao Paulo, Brazil

Must be available for domestic and international travel up to 50% of working time


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 97 GW of wind turbines in 79 countries, we have installed more wind power than anyone else. 

Through our industry-leading smart data capabilities and unparalleled 83 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 24,400 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 www.vestas.com and following us on our social media channels.