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Vestas Factory

Service Manager Japan 
JP, Tokyo | Management | Full-Time | ID: 15390

Offshore Service Manager


Akita Noshiro Project is the first commercial scale offshore wind farm in Japan.

The Service Manager is responsible for the leadership, and delivering the Service Availability Agreement.
He or she is accountable for the operation of the assets encompassing Quality, HSE, production performance, asset security, operations and maintenance activities and budget control, profit and losses and employee development.
The role requires to work closely with customers in collaboration with the Customer Manager.


Sales > Offshore Operations > Project Management



Supervise all operations related to:

  • Quality
  • HSE
  • Production performance
  • Asset security
  • Operations and maintenance activities
  • Budget control
  • Profit and losses
  • Employee review and development



  • Technical or business, commerce degree equivalent
  • Valid driving license for Japan



  • Experience in a management position in an industrial or customer service business
  • Experience in supervising and developing effective relations with customers
  • Native Japanese language skills
  • Business English skills (written and verbal)
  • Ability to read, understand and apply financial key figures
  • Solid Leadership skills
  • Ensure efficient execution of services including site alignment and continuous improvements
  • Aptitude to guide and implement Quality, Health, Safety and Environmental management responsibilities
  • Effective leadership skills and motivational skills
  • Role model towards safety
  • IT literacy – Microsoft suite


What we offer
You will join an international and expanding company where, with the support of your colleagues, we work with the aim to become the global leader in the offshore wind market. You will be part of a dedicated team in an organization characterized by being innovative and highly professional.
In Offshore Service, we offer you:

  • Great colleagues that support each other and work together
  • Solid opportunities for professional and personal development
  • A broad interface with many stakeholders
  • The opportunity to create the best supplier collaboration
  • The opportunity to make your mark on our service sales strategy
  • A position where you can contribute to a greener and sustainable future

Additional information

  • Your primary work location will be at the Noshiro site office (Akita Prefecture).
  • We do amend or withdraw our jobs and reserve the right to do so at any time, including prior to the advertised closing date. 
  • Please submit your application with your CV by no later than be advised to apply on or before the 1st of November 2021.

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.