A world of opportunities
At Vestas, we know that the new employees of today are the industry leaders of tomorrow. And we know that to remain at the forefront of wind power, we need to attract, develop and retain the best people. That’s why we offer a range of exciting opportunities for students and Graduates.As a recent graduate you’ll have the opportunity to become involved with different parts of the business. We’ll provide you with hands-on, practical experience in an industry that is helping to shape a greener future for our planet.
If you’re a student, working on ‘live’ projects with Vestas while you study allows you to make valuable contacts and gain unique insights into the wind energy business – while still gaining vital academic qualifications.
Read on to discover how Vestas could power your career.
Graduate Programme – unique experience and opportunities
Every year we invite up to 70 of the most promising Graduates from around the world to take part in our acclaimed Graduate Programme. The two-year programme includes work experience in different business units in America, China, India or Europe. You’ll emerge with insights into a booming industry and a network of other top talents.
Rotating between different work-streams, you’ll accelerate your development towards taking on key roles within the organisation in one of our three major career tracks: people leadership, knowledge and innovation leadership, and project leadership.
Along with your teammates, you will attend global Graduate training camps where personal development and networking is the core focus. Performance Development Dialogues enable you to work towards specified goals. And once the programme has finished, your unique experience and multi-level insights will make you a highly attractive candidate for a career with the company.
To learn more about our Graduate Programme, click here.
Study with us, learn from the best
We work with some of the finest minds around the world in wind energy research and education.
If you’re looking to undertake a research project on wind power, we can provide sponsorship and technical support – as well as valuable insights from our extensive data resources.
Through our Global University Programme, we’re currently supporting researchers on wind energy-related Masters and PhD projects that could help transform the future of wind power.
If you’re planning to undertake wind energy research, click here to find out more about our Student Opportunities.
Come and meet the team
You can come and meet the Vestas team at various events throughout the year. We attend education and job fairs in different countries, giving you the chance to chat informally about your aspirations and about Vestas, both with department experts and recent Graduates.
For details about our forthcoming events, click here.
For those eyeing an even greater challenge, we run an annual Winnovation competition. This sees Master’s engineering students from around the world pitching their ideas to our industry experts on innovations to help sustain and transform wind energy.
To find out more about our Winnoavtion scheme, click here.