Waainek Wind Farm (ZA) Site Supervisor at Vestas

Waainek Wind Farm (ZA) Site Supervisor at Vestas


Supervisor of the Worksite Wind Farm Waainek (ZA)

  • Job Type: Full Time
  • Qualification: Matric
  • Experience: 3 years
  • Location: Northern Cape
  • Job Field: Engineering / Technical 

The post will be based in the EC region, specifically at the Waainek Wind Farm (6 kilometers south-west of Grahamstown, along the Highlands Road in the Makana Municipality). There are a total of eight V112 3.0755MW turbines at this wind farm, for a total installed capacity of 24.6MW.


  • Process adherence, service quality, safety requirements, and performance-level service delivery ​
  • Positive and successful working relationships are developed with assigned workers.
  • People’s abilities, competencies, and training actions (safety walks/talks) are managed.
  • Continuous compliance with Vestas standards across the dedicated site’s processes, procedures, and tools
  • Ensures regional legislation compliance ​
  • Dedicated work orders receive resources.
  • Daily staff management and issue resolution with external service providers, customers, and internal stakeholders
  • Function-specific processes, methods, and/or tools
  • Monitor technician performance and task completion to control costs. ​
  • Approve work and timesheets
  • Manage medium/long-term service personnel composition.
  • Track and improve site performance
  • Contractor inductions
  • Approve techs’ and subs’ weekly timesheets.
  • Monthly ED people/reporting
  • First-level support for technicians
  • Management-required reports and documents

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  • Professional Engineering Degree Program (National higher Diploma, National Diploma, Trade Test, BTech or equivalent as a minimum),
  • Experience in the Wind Industry for a Minimum of Three Years


  • able to work on their own,
  • Excellent oral and written English communication skills; being able to speak a local language is a plus.
  • Able to work well with Microsoft Office and SAP ERP software.
  • being willing to travel
  • Strong knowledge of how wind turbines work,
  • License to drive.

Application Method

if you are interested. Go to Vestas on careers.vestas.com to apply