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ABOUT THE NORDEX GROUP

The manufacture of wind energy plants in the on-shore segment has been our core competence and passion for around 35 years. With more than 37 GW installed capacity worldwide, our turbines supply sustainable energy to more than 80% of the global energy market and we are one of the largest companies in the wind industry. National subsidiaries in more than 30 markets and production facilities in Germany, Spain, Brazil, the USA, Mexico and India offer our more than 8,500 employees the opportunity for international and intercultural cooperation.


We are growing and together driving forward the expansion of alternative energies worldwide - if you wish, from now on with you. Join the #TeamNordex

Site Manager - Finland NX

REQUISITION ID:  2320
LOCATION: 

Helsinki, FI

DEPARTMENT:  Project Management (Site Management / Erection / I

Are you looking for fresh winds in your life? Are you ready to reach new heights in your career?
Nordex Finland is now looking for a Site Manager to join our Project Management team. You will be working at different sites around Finland, which means you will be stationed at your home while often travelling and working in rotations. The role is primarily in Finland but possibly also around the whole Nordic region (Sweden, Finland and Norway).

 

YOUR TASK

  • Supporting the project manager with site planning, preparation and execution.
  • Overseeing and controlling civil and electrical BOP works in anticipation of turbine delivery
  • Leading the arrival at site, erection and commissioning of the turbines, so that the wind farm can be handed over to the customer and Nordex Service team safely, on-time, and to excellent quality.
  • Managing all aspects of safety and environmental requirements at the wind farm site.
  • Building a strong relationship with the customer, other partners and stakeholders at the wind farm site
  • Managing all Nordex suppliers at the site including erection & transportation companies
  • Creating a successful and enjoyable team - with team members drawn from various support departments, including erection supervisors and commissioning engineers, and local service engineers.
  • Provide the Project Manager with all necessary reporting and support.  This will include:  reporting of progress; support for claims for extension of time and/or costs to our customers and suppliers; feedback of data on the installed equipment; and formal feedback on quality issues at site
  • Work within Nordex processes to manage and report progress on the project.  Provide constructive suggestions on how the process can be improved and work on specific process improvement actions as part of the Nordex UK, and Nordex group Project Management teams.

 

YOUR PROFILE

  • Leadership and team forming skills, including good communication.
  • Planning and risk management.  The ability to define, delegate and communicate objectives.
  • A practical, technical appreciation of civil, mechanical and electrical engineering (LV and MV), an understanding of heavy lifting operations and working at heights.
  • Excellent English skills, both verbally and written
  • This role requires a strong knowledge in local Finnish health and saftey legislation and governing rules and regulations, because of this we see it as an advantage if you speak Finnish.
  • Excellent computer skills in Microsoft Office 
  • Self-reliance.  Although Site Managers receive specialist support from the rest of the team, they will often be under pressure in remote areas with a small team.
  • The determination, creativity and good humour to work through the inevitable challenges we face in a rapidly growing and changing business & market
  • The ability to learn quickly about all aspects of wind farms, including the technology of wind turbines, and the Nordex way of working.  Although site managers are supported by Nordex specialists, our site managers are required to build a robust knowledge of the turbines.
  • The ability to work with team mates and partners from different countries.
  • Good communication skills
  • Willingness to travel

 

 

For further information about the role please contact: 

 

Lee Horton 
Director Project Management North
+358 (0)50 325 0077
LHorton@nordex-online.com

Kajsa Karlsson
People & Culture Coordinator 
+46 (0)73 050 8695
kkarlsson2@nordex-online.com