KEY NOT FOUND: coverImgAlt
Logo

Vestas Wind Systems

Is this your company?

Vestas Wind Systems

Add a Review

Vestas Wind Systems Reviews

Updated Sep 24, 2021

To filter reviews, or .

Found 998 of over 1,163 reviews

3.7
74%
Recommend to a Friend
85%
Approve of CEO
Vestas Wind Systems Group President and CEO 	Anders Erik Runevad
Anders Erik Runevad
412 Ratings
Pros
  • "Work life balance, flexibility to plan daily tasks(in 73 reviews)

  • "Great hours, great pay, great schedule, great benefits(in 53 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "I am looking for Denmark base job since my spouse is studying in Europe, Currently i am not getting(in 29 reviews)

  • "Poor management and zero cares for employees(in 24 reviews)

  • More Pros and Cons
    Pros & Cons are excerpts from user reviews. They are not authored by Glassdoor.

    Ratings by Demographics

    This rating reflects the overall rating of Vestas Wind Systems and is not affected by filters.

    Want more demographic options?
    1. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 8 years

      Great culture with great benefits

      Sep 1, 2021 - Senior Electrical Engineer in Portland, OR
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Vestas is an industry leader in wind technology which always keeps the work interesting. The take care of their employees with better than average benefits and social events.

      Cons

      Wind is a fluctuating market and you are never sure what adjustments are needed in the future.

      Be the first to find this review helpful
    2. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Great compensation, far from headquarters

      Sep 13, 2021 - Engineer in Portland, OR
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Compensation, benefits are very good. Many talented people. Work life balance is good. Open to new ideas, but sometimes difficult to execute because of few resources, lack of time.

      Cons

      Volume of projects makes is difficult to focus on quality. Some customers are very demanding. Complex and segregated technology and tools. Not for everyone.

      Continue reading
      Be the first to find this review helpful
    3. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Good company

      Sep 21, 2021 - NDT Inspector Level II 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Excellent job and great work

      Cons

      None to speak of or anything

      Be the first to find this review helpful
    4. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 10 years

      Monetary benefits need to be improved in order to retain employees

      Sep 22, 2021 - Senior Purchaser in Portland, OR
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      most of the employees are amazing to work with. They are family

      Cons

      too many overpaid managers and not enough people to do the work required

      Continue reading
      Be the first to find this review helpful
    5. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Good company

      Sep 8, 2021 - Wind Turbine Technician in Lyford, TX
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great benefits compared to other companies such as 401 and health benefits. Easy to move up to higher positions and great management.

      Cons

      Not enough pay compared to other companies.

      Continue reading
      Be the first to find this review helpful
    6. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Great team

      Aug 18, 2021 - Wind Technician II in Mojave, CA
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      The tech/peer relationship is awesome, there are some really great guys that work for vestas anywhere you go.

      Cons

      Starting pay and training methods for newer techs could be improved.

      Continue reading
      Be the first to find this review helpful
    7. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Excellent place to work

      Aug 24, 2021 - Operations Management Trainee in Fort Morgan, CO
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Leadership and customer service are excellent

      Cons

      Not a lot of opportunities to improve personal skills

      Be the first to find this review helpful
    8. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Great progressive company

      Aug 23, 2021 - Sales Director in Portland, OR
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Excellent company to work for

      Cons

      Too corporate and lots of red tape

      Continue reading
      Be the first to find this review helpful
    9. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      its a job

      Sep 10, 2021 - Site Manager in Iowa City, IA
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      lots of positions and locations

      Cons

      Work/Life balance is not good

      Be the first to find this review helpful
    10. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 8 years

      Over worked and low wages

      Aug 23, 2021 - Logistics 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Passion for the product and the team.

      Cons

      Long hours and demanding management. Reviews and salary benchmark are usually pushed off to the side.

      Be the first to find this review helpful
    Viewing 1 - 10 of 998 Reviews

    Popular Careers with Vestas Wind Systems Job Seekers

    JobsSalariesInterviews

    Work at Vestas Wind Systems? Share Your Experiences

    or