Vestas Wind Systems Reviews

Updated May 4, 2021

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Vestas Wind Systems Group President and CEO 	Anders Erik Runevad
Anders Erik Runevad
348 Ratings
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  • "Poor management and zero cares for employees(in 24 reviews)

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  1. "Great Place to Work"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Assistant Lead Analyst in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Vestas Wind Systems full-time

    Pros

    Good Work life balance, good place to work

    Cons

    Nothing that i could think of

  2. "Industry leaders"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Project Manager in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Vestas Wind Systems full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good team work with high technical knowledge

    Cons

    Nothing as such. Can be more focused


  3. Helpful (2)

    "Positive Experience"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Wind Turbine Service Technician 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Vestas Wind Systems full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Strong Management, Good Pay, Opportunity to Advance

    Cons

    Long Hours, Travel can be a lot at times

  4. "A lot of changes"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Vestas Wind Systems full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Global company, a lot opportunities

    Cons

    Unstable, too many organizational changes

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  5. "Global exposure"

    3.0
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    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Vestas Wind Systems

    Pros

    Great exposure, training and benefits

    Cons

    Organization restructuring and poor people managers

  6. "Great place to work"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - QSE Manager in Mason City, IA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Vestas Wind Systems full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Flexible time off, Great challenges, place of growth

    Cons

    Extremely busy workload, Must prioritize Work life balance. Fast moving environment, some can't keep up.

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  7. "Good for learning as wind turbine technician in the starting of career"

    2.0
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    Current Employee - Field Service Engineer in Mumbai
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Vestas Wind Systems full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Safety, training, work process and documentation are well maintained and standard.

    Cons

    But, you need to be available for 24*7 mentally as well as physically. Keep very less man power. To finish work you have to spend personal time. There is no benefit on it. Company says to work 8 hours and trying to develop a good work culture. But Indian managers are messing everything and making work place fire fighting. They are hunting your personal time by misusing their power.

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  8. "Good company"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Senior Executive in Chennai
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Vestas Wind Systems full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Gender equality good food transport flexible shifts

    Cons

    Do what manager says to you and stressful job

  9. "good culture"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Commissioning Engineer in Bangalore

    I worked at Vestas Wind Systems full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    best in standard and safety

    Cons

    most site engineers are underpaid

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  10. COVID-19

    "Positive Overall"

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Project Manager in Porto, Oporto, Oporto
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Vestas Wind Systems full-time

    Pros

    - Interesting, large and engaging projects. Great opportunity for project managers - Good culture based on transparency and trust. - The team in Porto is very young and dynamic. - Flexible working hours, possibility for home office (even without covid), extra vacation days and other nice perks

    Cons

    - Middle management changes are very frequent - Salary could be better and salary progression is not good enough - Company structure and processes are highly (and unnecessary) complex which can lead to frustration

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