Vestas Wind Systems Reviews

Updated Aug 4, 2020

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3.5
69%
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Vestas Wind Systems Group President and CEO 	Anders Erik Runevad
Anders Erik Runevad
235 Ratings
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  • "I am looking for Denmark base job since my spouse is studying in Europe, Currently i am not getting(in 29 reviews)

  • "poor management, slow decision making(in 22 reviews)

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  1. "Great Place to Work"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • 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. Helpful (2)

    "Positive Experience"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • 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


  3. "Global exposure"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
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    • Senior Management
     
    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

  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. "Best company ever"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Digitalization Business Lead in Aarhus
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Freedom, innovative, resources, greatest boss in the world, cool technology, exciting business, important industry, market leader

    Cons

    As with any big company

  6. "Amazing Company"

    5.0
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    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Tech III in Portland, OR
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Fantastic Benefits Exciting Work Scope Decent Pay Awesome Coworkers Friendly Atmosphere New Challenges

    Cons

    Work/Life Balance could be better Pay could be a bit higher though benefits counter balance that

  7. "Good company to work with"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Logistics Supervisor in Brighton, CO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Vestas Wind Systems full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Different schedules excellent and cheap benfits High pay rates A lot of training

    Cons

    I don't see any cons.

  8. "Good Experience"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Manager in Chennai

    I have been working at Vestas Wind Systems full-time

    Pros

    Work life balance, flexibility, compensation, benefits

    Cons

    Poor communication, slow decision making

  9. "Good but bad environment"

    3.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Warehouse Worker in Denver, CO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Pay is great trainers and other associates are friendly and willing to learn more. Set breaks which is great. Always arrive on time.

    Cons

    Temp to hire might wait months to get hired on. Parking is not safe for your car. If working 2nd shift your car is in danger of being broken into or worse. Don't park on the street. If late don't bother trying to get hired on.

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  10. "Limited Advancement Opportunities"

    2.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Purchaser in Brighton, CO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

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

    Pros

    Opportunity to work with global counterparts Opportunity to work on renewable energy

    Cons

    The company is run from Denmark, leaving little opportunity for advancement in the US.

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