Service Resource Readiness Team Lead

Requisition ID:  51732

Tokyo, Osaka, JP

Work experience:  Team Leader
Type of position:  Full-Time
Job Family:  Administration, Facilities & Secretarial

Vestas Factory

Required Vestas Offshore Service Readiness and Support Department, is part of the overall Offshore Service business in the APAC region, working closely with the Operational Service Team, Sales, Special Projects and Construction. Responsible for the service site setup, support, and preparation, including long term strategic planning for the APAC offshore service regions.


Region APC > Service APAC > Service Readiness Resource



• You will be assisting with the hiring, onboarding, overseeing, training and developing a team of Service Technicians and Service Supervisors for various APAC service sites. Within the training period you will allocate qualified and motivated competencies to service sites according to the service deliverables and project requests.

• Motivate your employees and secure work-life balance, whilst implementing various projects requirements and adhering to the mandatory technical training requirements according to the country specific regulations whilst maintaining budget control.

• People management, e.g., conducting regular group meetings, 1:1 meetings and preparing individual development plans.

• Ensure close partnership with service teams, project management and service management to ensure fulfillment of project/service demands with correct competencies, experience and training.

• Support with management-related tasks, including creating processes and procedures.

• Ensure Health and Safety standards are always adhered to across the region.

• After the Supervisor/Technician training period has correctly been carried out to the appropriate level, ensure handover to the specific service site according to the operational service schedule.



• High leadership skills, should be able to effectively motivate and maintain a team, providing clear direction and delegate tasks.

• Technical expertise, should have a solid understanding of the technical and practical aspects of the team's work

• Communication skills, should be able to communicate effectively with team members, management, customers and other stakeholders (Internal and External)

• Project management experience, should be able to manage projects, set goals and meet deadlines.

• Prior experience in a similar role developing a team, preferably in the same or a related industry.



• A high personal attitude and a friendly approach towards your stakeholders

• Japanese and English language skills, verbal and written (English).

• A committed and independent work style

• A team-oriented person with a positive and professional mind-set

• Experience with working across cultures and travel implications.


What We Offer

We offer a diverse job with excellent opportunities for vocational and personal development at a global wind turbine manufacturer. You will become part of a highly professional environment in a highly expanding industry.

At Vestas Offshore Wind you will find exciting opportunities for making an impact at the very forefront of commercial, technological and environmental development in the offshore market. We provide attractive opportunities for personal and career development with a diverse and global work environment in a fast-paced industry.

• 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

Primary work location: Tokyo head office. 5 days a week.

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 be advised to apply on or before the 30th of June 2024.


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DEIB Statement
At Vestas, we recognize the value of diversity, equity, and inclusion in driving innovation and success. We strongly encourage individuals from all backgrounds to apply, particularly those who may hesitate due to their identity or feel they do not meet every criterion. As our CEO states, "Expertise and talent come in many forms, and a diverse workforce enhances our ability to think differently and solve the complex challenges of our industry". Your unique perspective is what will help us powering the solution for a sustainable, green energy future.

About Vestas
Vestas is the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We are specialised in designing, manufacturing, installing, and servicing wind turbines, both onshore and offshore. 
Across the globe, we have installed more wind power than anyone else. We consider ourselves pioneers within the industry, as we continuously aim to design new solutions and technologies to create a more sustainable future for all of us. With more than 173 GW of wind power installed worldwide and 40+ years of experience in wind energy, we have an unmatched track record demonstrating our expertise within the field. 
With 29,000 employees globally, we are a diverse team united by a common goal: to power the solution – today, tomorrow, and far into the 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. We also aim to give everyone equal access to opportunity. 
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