Use your people management expertise and join us on our journey towards a greener future
Do you have excellent leadership and people management skills? Would you like to apply those skills to create the best possible Warehouse team, and thus ensure optimal delivery and storage of materials?
Tasks & responsibilities: You will…
…most importantly be responsible for managing the Warehouse team which is spread across three different warehouses in Esbjerg, Denmark, namely the Tools Warehouse, the Spare Parts Warehouse and the Pre-assembly Warehouse. You will be responsible for managing Safety, quality and also control the warehouse inventory, including ongoing stock counts. In addition, the position also includes the planning of material movement to deliver tools to the organisation in the required quantity, and ensuring that materials are ready as required to meet the production schedule. You will also be responsible for controlling KPI’s to ensure business targets are being met effectively.
Another crucial part of your position will be in relation to optimisation, especially of spare part storage, raw stock and internal logistics.
You will also be responsible for:
Managing material stacking to ensure optimum access and usability
Ensuring paperwork is maintained and correct master data in the ERP system
Reporting on material usage and suggest changes as needed
Maintaining high safety standards and collaborate with the HSE department to report incidents and manage risks
Awareness of Non-Conforming materials and implement corrective actions
Applying 5S principles and methodology
Ensuring professional communication from warehouse to any stakeholders
Assisting with ongoing projects such as Kanban set-up, uncontrolled floor stock and backflusing
Skills & experience: Our new colleague…
…has at least 3 years of experience as a manager of a warehouse, and must be experienced in build-up and quality control of warehouse according to Lean principles. You must have excellent leadership and people management skills, as the most important part of your position will be to manage and guide your team. Consequently, you must be able to create and foster a strong and motivated team, also in a fast-paced and constantly changing environment.
We expect that you:
Speak and write English and Danish fluently
Have 5S qualifications or other Lean methodology
Possess forklift and other lifting equipment certification
Are able to use Microsoft Office applications, especially Excel
Have documented experience with setting up a warehouse according to Lean methodology
Solid user-experience with ERP system(s). Experience with Dynamics AX is preferred
Understand safety and quality processes and reporting
Join us if you…
...want to work in an international and ambitious company where we always strive to be the global leader in the offshore wind market. You will be part of a dedicated team in an ambitious, innovative and professional organisation.
In Tools, Spare Parts and Warehouse, we offer you:
Great colleagues that support each other and work together
Excellent opportunities for professional and personal development
A broad interface with many stakeholders
The opportunity to optimise and create the best possible warehouse department
We’re already looking forward to hearing from you. In case you have questions about the position, please contact Head of Global Warehouses, Mark Dykes, on +44 7811801377. Your primary work location will be Esbjerg, Denmark, and you should expect 15 travel days per year. Please note that applications are handled on an ongoing basis. So, please send your application and CV as soon as possible using the link on this page. We treat all inquiries confidentially.
Established in April 2014, MHI Vestas Offshore Wind is a joint venture between Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) and Vestas Wind Systems A/S. Our vision is to be a leading player in the offshore industry by co-developing offshore wind as a financially viable and sustainable energy source to benefit future generations. An international organisation with +3500 employees and HQ in Aarhus, Denmark, we also have offices in the UK, Netherlands, Belgium, Germany, Taiwan, Japan and the USA.