Vestas Wind Systems

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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

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Employees say it's “OK”   159 ratings

2.8

75% Approve of the CEO   4 ratings

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Anders Erik Runevad

Group President and CEO

Great experience but company in serious financial troubles

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Pros: It can offer good career opportunities when its back to growing phase. Right now the business is shrinking rapidly. Full Review

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Accepted Offer – Interviewed in Aarhus (Denmark) Oct 2010 Reviewed last week New

Interview Details The initial step for applying for the graduate program was to hand in a usual resume. If successful, a phone interview is held and one is asked about his or her past and future ambitions. If successful, a personality test has to be completed uppon which another phone interview taks place. If…Full Interview

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The assessment centre was probably the most difficult. Many questions regarding ones personality mainly focused around being flexible and wanting to achieve things and strive for improvement. Answer Question

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Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations List, Corporate Knights, 2009

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