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Vestas Factory

Production Team Member - Windsor 
US, Windsor | Skilled Worker / Semi-Skilled Worker | Full-Time 

Vestas in Windsor continues to grow and we want you on out team! 12-hour schedules, 14 days worked a month, lots of time off, competitive pay and awesome benefits. Come grow with us!

 

The Production Worker position is an experienced, non-entry level position. Production Workers engage in fabrication of structural Blade products by performing the following duties: (Will perform some or all of the functions listed below depending on work placement)

Essential Functions:
- Manual Production Processing
- Lift, position, and/or remove material from work areas.
- Load, stack, and transport materials by hand, truck or crane or jib.
- De-burr, polish and sand with file, wire brush, buffing cloth, grinding cloth or sandpaper.
- Clean interior surfaces of holes.
- Apply abrasive compound, wax, or other dressing to facilitate cleaning or polishing.
- Fit and assemble parts into complete assembly.
- Machine Operations
- Selects, aligns, and secures holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, accessories, and materials on machines such as mills, lathes, jig borers, grinders, and shapers.
- Calculates and sets controls to regulate machining factors such as speed, feed, coolant, flow and depth and angle of cut, or enters commands to retrieve, input, or edit computerized machine control media.
- Starts and observes machine operation to detect malfunctions or out-of-tolerance machining, and adjusts machine controls or control media as required.
- Sets up and operates machine on trial run to verify accuracy of machine settings or programmed control data.
- Installs machined replacements parts in mechanisms, machines, and equipment, and tests operation of unit to ensure functionality and performance.
- Changes tools on powered equipment.
- Specifications Management
- Studies blueprints, sketches, drawings, manuals, specifications, or sample part to determine dimensions and tolerances of finished work-piece, sequence of operations, and setup requirements.
- Measures, marks, and scribes dimensions and reference points on material or work-piece as guides for subsequent machining.
- Verifies dimensions, conformance and alignment of finished work-piece specifications.

 

Required Expereince:

- High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
- Strong natural ability to work in teams, high degree of adaptability & flexibility, strong desire to learn new skills & knowledge, excellent work ethic, dependability & dedication to team/company, personal desire/value to produce quality work, and ability/desire to work as a craftsman with hand tools.
- Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to other employees of the organization.
- Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divides in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.
- At least one year in a production environment working in labor intensive positions which could include warehousing, material handling, construction, landscape and field laborer, oil/gas, merchandizer, foundry and general labor.
- The ideal candidate will have excellent communication skills and a high degree of mechanical aptitude and experience.
- Able to multi-task in a fast-paced, labor intensive production environment


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.