November 29, 2018

Join the team at GWO

Global Wind Organisation is looking for a new team member to join our Secretariat in Copenhagen as Training Project Manager. If you are ready to take the next step and contribute your experience of project management in training development, apply before 14th December 2018.

Use your skills to support Global Wind Organisation (GWO) in creating training standards for a safer and more productive workforce

Are you ready to take the next step and contribute your experience from project management of training development, to a non-profit organisation founded by leading wind turbine manufacturers and operators? Do you excel when ensuring that a diverse group of experts work in the same direction and can you step up to the plate when needed and present the completed work?

GWO strives to create an injury-free work environment in the wind turbine industry, setting common international standards for safety training and emergency procedures together with its members.

As of today, there are 73.000 GWO certified technicians working within the wind industry. They have become certified by receiving training from one of the now +270 GWO certified training providers throughout the world. Providing training standards that can stand the test of time in that scale, can only be done while focusing on key areas such as; safety, productivity, local sourcing and supply chain alignment.

How will you contribute to the development of safety training standards?

You will play a key role in the Copenhagen based Secretariat, incorporating your extensive knowledge of training, clear understanding of roles & responsibilities and your humble yet efficient and pleasant approach to stakeholders. Furthermore, you will be part of the zero to hero process when taking a project from scoping to implementation.

You will manage both internal projects and projects that includes working groups that consists of GWO member representatives.

The candidate will work in the following areas:
  • Development of training documentation
  • Merit assessment training analysis
  • Workshop input and facilitation
  • Creation of process descriptions
  • Assist back-office in resolving training related queries
  • General support for the Secretariat
As our new colleague you are:

An overall pleasant person, well grounded and with good interpersonal skills. You know the importance of communicating constructively, and even when you don’t know the answer to a question, you do take the time to assist the person seeking an answer.

What we expect:
  • Relevant education e.g. learning, training, safety
  • Relevant experience, preferably from instructing in a school or within the armed forces/ emergency services
  • Experience with, or a certification within project management
  • Flexible and service minded
  • Fluent in English (written and oral)
  • Expert user of Microsoft Office

GWO offers the following as a workplace:

  • Purposeful work
  • Flat organisation
  • Task and mandate
  • Work – life balance
  • Continuous personal development
  • Strong foundation for professional networking and sparring
Forward your application as soon as possible

Please forward your application and CV to In case you have questions regarding the position, please reach out to Head of Standard Development Jakob Bjørn Nielsen +45 25291903.

All queries will be handled in complete confidence. Last application date 14/12/2018.

GWO is an equal opportunities employer

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