Service Manager

The Netherlands, Ijmuiden
11 Jan 2017
29 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Do you want to play a key role in the management of an Offshore Windfarm? Do you have strong business skills, commercial insight and technical understanding? And Are you a talented people manager who knows to motivate and develop individuals and teams? MHI Vestas Offshore Wind is an international company in rapid development and we are looking for a Service Manager to join the Service Organisation. 
Join Service 
In Service we are responsible for all activities in relation to the operation and maintenance of Offshore Windfarms. We are presently around 250 employees with 1.2 GW under service contract and a continuously growing Service pipeline. The MVOW Service Department is a diverse, independent and experienced team with high focus on safety, customer satisfaction, business and operational performance. We are looking for an inspiring Service Manager to develop and manage the Service Organisation for an Offshore Windfarm, ensuring high quality whilst focusing on continuous improvement in all aspects of the service business within offshore wind turbines. 
As a Service Manager you will be responsible for managing the day-to-day operations of the assets. This includes encompassing HSE standards, production performance, asset security, operations and maintenance activities, budget control, profit and losses, and employee development.  
Furthermore, you will be responsible for:  
  • Site recruitment 
  • Site compliance with MVOW Health, Safety and Environmental Management System 
  • Profit and Loss responsibility for the Site 
  • Ensure high customer satisfaction for the site 
  • Development of a team of employees on site 
  • Participate in Customer Meetings 
  • Ensure contractually agreed requirements are achieved 
  • Site activity plan and efficient utilisation of resources across the site 
  • On-time execution of scheduled services  
  • Develop and implement the Site Business Plan and associated Balanced Score Cards 
  • Compiling and delivering board meeting requirements 
What we are looking for 
As the ideal candidate, you have a successful track record and experience from working in an international environment with a customer service focus. You have previously managed and developed relations with costumers and have excellent communications skills, both verbal and written (English). You have experience with people management, and you possess strong leadership skills. You are able to read, understand and apply financial key figures, and you know how to drive and execute health, safety and environmental management duties. Finally, you are able to motivate, coach and develop individual employees and teams. 
What we offer 
We offer you an exciting job in rapidly growing international company with excellent opportunities for professional and personal development. We provide an inspiring environment with the ambition to become global leader in the offshore wind market. 
Additional information 
Your primary work location will be Ijmuiden, The Netherlands, and you must expect approximately 15-20 travel days per year.  
Applications are handled on an ongoing basis. Please send your application and CV as soon as possible using the link on this page. All inquiries are treated confidentially. 
MHI Vestas Offshore Wind is a joint venture between Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) and Vestas Wind Systems A/S established in April 2014. Our vision is to be a leading player in the offshore industry by remaining customer-focused and setting new standards for industry collaboration. We aim to lead growth and co-develop offshore wind as a financially viable and sustainable energy source to benefit future generations. Furthermore, we intend to create a pleasant workplace with challenging development opportunities, flexibility and joint responsibility. We are an international organisation, totalling more than 1500 employees. Our headquarters is based in Aarhus, Denmark, and we have offices in the UK, Netherlands, Belgium, Germany and Sweden.