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Wind Site Manager - Kewanee, Illinois

Requisition ID:  21683

Springfield, IL, US

Work experience:  Management
Type of position:  Full-Time


Vestas Factory

Manager, Site 
US, Tiskilwa | Management | Full-Time | ID: 21683

Vestas Wind Technology, Inc.
Wind Site Manager
Kewanee, Illinois - 1hr from Davenport, IA and Peoria, IL

At Vestas, we live our company values of Accountability, Collaboration, Simplicity and Passion. In an innovative and evolving industry, we change quickly to meet the needs of our customers. Our motivation is to preserve the environment through sustainable energy solutions. If this aligns with your values and enthusiasm, we want to hear from you!
In this position you’ll use your skills and experience to supervise and develop teams that model Vestas values and produce high-level results against key performance indicators and operational goals. Key accountabilities include safety leadership, operational goals, and financial performance. At this site near Kewanee, IL you will typically work 5 days a week and 8-10 hours a day and you will be responsible to arrange On-Call coverage on the weekends. The position may require up to 25% travel per year.

✓ You will need a safety-focused mindset to ensure compliance and optimal safety results directing a team that demonstrates safe behaviors
✓ Your positive attitude will contribute to your ability to develop a culture of engagement, great work ethic , and continuous improvement at the site
✓ You will be engaged in technical problem solving, handle the site budget, promote operational efficiency, and handle customer accounts and service contracts.
✓ You will bring an associate degree or equivalent years in management/leadership experience in a service field industry. Will consider 3-5yrs of similar industry or technology such as hydraulic, rotating heavy equipment service and maintenance.
We offer an attractive salary and one of the most comprehensive benefits plans in the industry, including:
✓ Great benefits coverage that includes dental and vision 
✓ Flexible Time Off (FTO) policies 
✓ Excellent 401(k) plan 
✓Tuition assistance 
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.

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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 +136 GW of wind turbines in 84 countries, we have installed more wind power than anyone else.

Through our industry-leading smart data capabilities and +117 GW of wind turbines under service, we use data to interpret, forecast, and tap into wind resources and deliver best-in-class wind power solutions. Together with our customers, Vestas’ more than 29,000 employees are bringing the world sustainable energy solutions to power a bright 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. 

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

Nearest Major Market: Springfield