Engineering & Science – Wind Power

Head of Site Operations for the Greater Changhua 1 & 2a Offshore Wind Farm

Imagine a future where you join a frontrunner in the green energy transformation and help shape the green energy technologies of the future  

Join us in this role where you’ll be overall responsible for the operation and maintenance of the Greater Changhua 1 & 2a Offshore Wind Farm. The business is currently ramping up the construction of the wind farm to ensure that it will become operational in 2022, and until then youll become part of a strong ramp-up team responsible for building the site operations organization. 

Welcome to Operations Asia-Pacific 

You’ll be part of Site Operations for the Greater Changhua 1 & 2a Offshore Wind Farm. The site operations will be shared with a team based in the coming onshore O&M facility and teams based offshore at our coming Service Operations Vessel (SOV), with a rotation of teams occurring every two weeks. The onshore and offshore teams will collaborate closely to ensure optimal planning and execution of maintenance tasks – with the common of objectives of safety, yield, and cost. In your role as Head of Site Operations, youll report to the Head of APAC Operations. 

You’ll play an important role in:  

  • taking accountability for a strong and proactive QHSE culture by ensuring a constant focus on developing, maintaining, and improving QHSE standards on site 
  • being overall responsible for planning, directing, and managing the operational performance of the site, i.e. taking responsibility for annual site budget, cost control, resource planning, and logistics 
  • taking responsibility for collaboration across the wider Global Operations business related to the site, including execution of tasks and works initiated by the Operations support functions 
  • ensuring that all site activities are timely planned for execution on site, i.e. utilization of vessel capacity as well as planning of tools, spares, and resources 
  • taking execution responsibility for obligations and commitment towards suppliers and other commercial partnerships, i.e. site management of contractors and other service agreements 
  • being overall responsible for all aspects of people development among the site staff. 

To succeed in the role, you:  

  • have extensive experience in operational management of power plants, utilities, or similar – preferably combined with having managed business in offshore operations 
  • have general management experience with leading larger teams or organizations, including strong people management skills 
  • possess skills related to commercial and financial management of a business or department, including budget creation and control 
  • possess skills related to stakeholder management and contract negotiation with suppliers and contractors 
  • have experience with QHSE operational processes and have worked with change management to continuously seek improvements being implemented in an operational business 
  • possess leadership skills that enable you to balance and optimize both internal and external engagement with the site. 

Join a world leader in green energy 

Ørsted is a global leader in offshore wind energy and ranked the world’s most sustainable company. To be a frontrunner, we invest significantly in employee development and from the moment you join us, we’ll support your personal and professional growth. Here, you’ll get the opportunities that will unleash your full potential, and you’ll experience a collaborative, diverse, and dynamic work environment.  

Shape the future with us 

Send your application no later than 30 October 2020. We’ll be conducting interviews on a continuous basis. 

Please don’t hesitate to contact the Recruitment Specialist by email on if you’d like to know more about the position. 

Please note that for your application to be taken into consideration, you must submit your application via our online career pages. 

Please note that you’re expected to do 10-25% traveling in relation to your work, as you’ll travel within the Asia-Pacific region and to Europe.