Team Leader

Videbæk, Midtjylland
08 Sep 2016
03 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you characterized by being The Good Human? Does people naturally follow you? Vestas Wind Systems A/S has a great opportunity for you to development your management skills within change management and implementing new procedures. Therefore, if you are motivated by being the blue collars go-to person and changing things for the better - you should keep reading!

Global Construction Management / Construction Tools / Construction Tools EMEA
The Construction Tools area is the provider of tools used for Wind Turbine Generator installation projects across the world. 700 different installation projects in 34 different countries was provided with tools in 2016.

The Construction Tools Hub in Videbæk is going through a major turnaround meaning that the Hub will grow in the future and consist of approximately 60 employees.

Your main responsibility is to create a stabile foundation and an environment where all blue collars feel like a fish in water. With the turnaround in the Hub, you are a key figure who is to secure a successful implementation of the new changes.

Your daily tasks will consist of:
  • Follow up on all KPI's and maintain daily Management in all the warehouse areas incl. planning work activities
  • Focus on safety incl. developing and fostering a "Safety First" culture
  • Managing the inventory reporting and physical count process
  • Implementing measures to motivate employees and improve production methods to achieve daily work goals
  • Ensuring that the warehouse is effective, productive and lean
  • Participating in improvement projects and be an active member of the warehouse process
  • Ensuring best methods are followed and reporting on performance

our educational background is not important. It can be High School, technician or equivalent - the most important thing is a proven track record of handling daily operations in a make-to-order environment and understanding the importance of high quality order handling. Though you must have:
  • Knowledge of management tools e.g. People management, Lean Manufacturing, Six Sigma or Prince2
  • Minimum of 1-3 years relevant experience from a production or warehouse position.
  • Demonstrated proficiency in following software: SAP (PE01) or equivalent ERP software, SAP Document Management System, Engineering Change Management and Microsoft Office
  • Excellent communication skills in English, both written and orally.

You are characterized by being a natural leader who quickly earns peoples' trust and know how to motivate every single employee. To do that, you must have:
  • Strong communication and organizational skills
  • the capability to motivate and coach others in their daily work
  • A high drive and the ability to delegate & follow up
  • An open mind and being good at sharing and gathering information within a team
  • The ability to cope with change and working under ambiguous circumstances
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, focusing on good teamwork

What we offer
You will be a part of the high-paced, international work environment of Vestas - the global leader in wind energy. Your achievements will change the world's energy mix and help preserve our planet for future generations.
You find opportunities in Vestas' ambitious goals, to build your career and achieve tangible results within your profession

Additional information
  • Your primary work location will be in Videbæk, Denmark.
  • For additional information about the position, please contact Director of Construction Tools, Nicolai Fossar Fabritius 45 5221 1010

By joining Vestas, you join the only global energy company dedicated 100% to wind energy. Together with our customers, we have installed more than 51.000 turbines in over 70 countries, and we remain committed to increase that number via our superior, cost-effective wind technologies, products and services.

Since Vestas was founded in 1979, Vestas has achieved a market-leading position with more than 60 GW of installed wind turbines or around 19% of total global capacity.

Every day, everyone at Vestas works to make Vestas the undisputed global wind leader and the world's energy mix more sustainable - join us, and be part of ensuring a sustainable future for our planet.