General Electric Manager for manufacturing engineering in Lunderskov, Denmark

Role Summary:

LM Wind Power seeks a talented and committed engineering manager to lead a team of engineers developing & executing manufacturing and physio-chemical methods in our Test and Validation Center (TVC).

Essential Responsibilities:

Become part of a global team!

LM Wind Power is growing, and we are therefore strengthening our engineering team in manufacturing and development which is part of Test & Validation. Do you want to work in an environment of innovation and knowledge sharing between approximately 80 engineers and highly skilled technicians in our Test and Validation Center in Denmark, India, UK and USA - all highly qualified in each of their area of expertise? Our TVC Manufacturing and Development department is looking for a manager to work within the area of developing methods to achieve zero defects.

Your main tasks will be to secure timely execution of tasks according to customer contracts, coordination and engineering of manufacturing activities and management of manufacturing methods, equipment, documentation and systems.

You will be based in our Technology Center in Lunderskov, where our team is located. Do you want to work in cross-functional project teams working closely together with colleagues from across the globe? As a manager for manufacturing engineering department, you will work closely together with Operations and all departments/programs in Global Engineering and other departments/programs in need of coupons & component manufacturing and process tests.

More specifically, you will be responsible for:

  • Development and management of methods, equipment, documentation and systems in the area of composite coupons and components manufacturing and physio chemical material characterization

  • Execution of TVC tasks according to customer contract

  • Scouting for new physio-chemical and manufacturing methods

  • Hiring and selection of new team members

  • Work out development plans, target setting and conducting performance appraisal for the team

  • Manage dispersed team at different locations – Denmark, India, UK & US

  • Ensure compliance with ISO 9001

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Mechanical Engineer background with experience in Composites processes & Manufacturing

  • An engineering degree on bachelor level or higher within the mechanical or polymer area (or equivalent knowledge/experience)

  • Significant experience with production engineering and composites processes

Desired Characteristics:

  • Preferably, you have knowledge of LEAN and Six sigma methodologies, and 9001

  • Capability to work in multi-cultural teams in multi-site

  • Ability to motivate, inspire, coach and develop others

  • Excellent English language skills (written and oral)

About Us:

LM Wind Power, a GE Renewable Energy business (approx. 9300 employees globally), is the world’s leading supplier of blades to the wind industry, and the only supplier that operates on a global basis. The wind turbine industry is becoming increasingly complex, with radical progress made over the last few decades, providing great opportunities for professional development and a work environment that promotes initiative and creativity. If working in a company which creates state-of-the-art technology and processes attracts you, LM Wind Power has a career for you.

Visit www.lmwindpower.com for more information and follow @lmwindpower on social media.

Locations: Denmark; Lunderskov