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Headquarters Aarhus, Denmark
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Company - Public (VWS)
Industry Manufacturing
Revenue $5 to $10 billion (USD) per year
Competitors Nordex, Enercon

Vestas believes the answer to the world's energy needs is "blowin' in the wind." Vestas Wind Systems and its subsidiaries manufacture and sell land-based and offshore wind turbines used to produce electricity. The top manufacturer enjoys 40% of the market for wind turbines, selling more than 3,000 every year. Vestas has about 30 manufacturing plants, mostly in Europe. It also offers installation, repair, and maintenance services to its more than 200 customers, mostly large energy companies such as EDP Renováveis, E.ON, and in the US, Enel North America and Noble... More

Working at Vestas Wind Systems

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Employees say it's “OK”   165 ratings

2.9

98% Approve of the CEO   5 ratings

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Anders Erik Runevad

Group President and CEO

Overall, company values & listens to employees

  Former Quality Engineer in Windsor, CO

Pros: Good travel opportunities, especially to Europe.
Great benefits package to include time off and full health, dental, and insurance coverages. Company pays full premium.
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Lead Engineer

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$109,857
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Wind Turbine Service Technician - Hourly

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Lead Technician - Hourly

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Accepted Offer – Interviewed in Windsor, CO Jul 2010 – Reviewed Jun 11, 2014

Interview Details – They used Skype,then flew me to Chicago for lunch with the manager before he flew back to Denmark. Over all their only goal was to assure you knew what you were talking about. They provided a case study which you were asked to build a deck for the skype interview. You walked through your…Full Interview

Interview Question:
None really, they stuck to the experience and skills. Northern Europeans do not believe in playing mind games in interviews, very straight forward. You either know your stuff or you do not View Answer

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Vestas Wind Systems Awards & Accolades

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Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations List, Corporate Knights, 2009

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