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Position – Trainee
Company – Vestas
Location – Chennai, Tamil Nadu, IN

Job description

Operational Excellence > Digitalization and Automation Solutions > GIT Support

The digitalization and Automation team is at the forefront of digitalization initiatives in Vestas and is placed under Operational Excellence. We develop, implement, and support the digital tools/solutions across the value chain in Vestas. As a part of Logistics & Manufacturing Quality – Systems you will be a part of a global team working with IT technical support of shop floor solutions for Vestas Manufacturing globally within the areas of:

  • Manufacturing Execution
  • Inventory Management
  • Maintenance Management
  • Quality Management

Our primary systems within these areas being Dassault – Delmia Apriso, Quality Data Analysis, Infor – EAM and VDD.

The main purpose of this position is to support daily operations by monitoring & analyzing Manufacturing Execution System (Apriso-MES), Quality system and Asset Management applications, reporting to GIT Support Team Lead. Primary responsibility of analyst is to provide guidance to the support team in critical incidents. The successful candidate will work with the global IT and manufacturing teams to lead technology driven business process transformation and innovation in the manufacturing IT environment. It’s key that they could build up relationships with the business and gain credibility and respect to fully engage the business users in the Manufacturing operations. GIT Support department operates in 3 shifts on a rotation basis, so flexibility in terms of working hours is required.


The above-mentioned Manufacturing operations management systems / tools are critical to ensure the smooth flow of operations in our factories across the globe. As part of Global IT Support team, you would be involved in the following activities.

Support Perspective.

  • Timely handling of incidents and support requests.
  • Understand the business processes & Vestas way of working.
  • Providing L1 support to the users of the above system.
  • Ideal candidate will also be responsible for maintaining a high customer satisfaction on these systems.
  • Responsible for completing all tasks assigned by the shift supervisors / line manager.
  • Shadowing senior staff members, asking questions, and assisting wherever possible.
  • Learn to enhance practical, analytical, and critical-thinking skills through experience.

Operations Perspective.

  • Stay updated with technological advancements and industry trends to enhance skills and knowledge relevant to the role.
  • Keep abreast of new developments and upgrades in the systems.
  • Regression Testing in relation to system maintenance, improvement & release deployment.
  • Handle deployment of packages and builds to Test and Production servers.
  • With a sense of urgency, monitor IT issues to ensure proper priority and leverage these to ensure issue resolution.
  • Prepare Knowledge base articles.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical or Electrical engineering
  • Freshers (2023 / 2024 passed out) or Minimum 1 year of Support Experience.
  • Possess a can-do attitude with attention to details.
  • Experience in any Manufacturing/shop-floor applications will be considered as added advantage.
  • Exposure to ERP tools (SAP PP/MM modules) will be considered as added advantage.


Technical Skills

  • Aptitude towards learning manufacturing business process.
  • Broad Knowledge in Engineering Basics.
  • Knowledge of Wind turbines.
  • Exposure to Delmia Apriso and Infor EAM
  • Documentation skills

Behavioral Skills

  • Good Communication Skills which enable you to convey to a wide range of stakeholders across the globe.
  • Proactive and Proven ability to work independently and in teams.
  • Structured and analytical way of working.
  • Good Team player & quick learner.
  • Flexible to work in shifts & Monthly support towards regression testing.

What We Offer

You’ll have the opportunity to help strengthen the position of Vestas in a key market for the company with excellent perspectives of growth.

Join Vestas and you’ll cultivate your career in an inspiring environment at the world’s leading wind turbine producer, which has an ongoing dedication to sustainability. We value individual initiative, the desire to take on responsibility, and the right balance between creativity and quality in all solutions. At Vestas your success is our success.

Additional Information
Your primary workplace will be in Chennai, India.

Flexible regarding work hours due to sites in Europe and US.
Please note: We do amend or withdraw our jobs and reserve the right to do so at any time, including prior to the advertised closing date. Please be advised to apply on or before 31st May 2024.

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DEIB Statement
At Vestas, we recognize the value of diversity, equity, and inclusion in driving innovation and success. We strongly encourage individuals from all backgrounds to apply, particularly those who may hesitate due to their identity or feel they do not meet every criterion. As our CEO states, “Expertise and talent come in many forms, and a diverse workforce enhances our ability to think differently and solve the complex challenges of our industry”. Your unique perspective is what will help us powering the solution for a sustainable, green energy future.

About Vestas

Vestas is the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We are specialised in designing, manufacturing, installing, and servicing wind turbines, both onshore and offshore.

Across the globe, we have installed more wind power than anyone else. We consider ourselves pioneers within the industry, as we continuously aim to design new solutions and technologies to create a more sustainable future for all of us. With more than 173 GW of wind power installed worldwide and 40+ years of experience in wind energy, we have an unmatched track record demonstrating our expertise within the field.

With 29,000 employees globally, we are a diverse team united by a common goal: to power the solution – today, tomorrow, and far into the future.
Vestas promotes a diverse workforce which embraces all social identities and is free of any discrimination. We commit to create and sustain an environment that acknowledges and harvests different experiences, skills, and perspectives. We also aim to give everyone equal access to opportunity.

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