Senior Offshore Wind Foundation Specialist
- Location: Dublin
- Salary: £80k per year
Location - Dublin/Cork, flexible working structure.
Salary - Market leading, with wider benefits package.
Reporting To - Renewable Engineering Manager.
The role of Senior Offshore Wind Foundation Engineer will be to provide technical input and expertise on structures relating to offshore wind (both fixed bottom and floating, both WTGs and offshore substations) during the full lifecycle of development and operations.
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Are you a Geotechnical Engineer who is passionate about the Offshore sector? Our client, one of the world's leading geotechnical offshore companies, is the best place to be a Technical Director. They are looking for an enthusiastic and ambitious engineer to become an invaluable part of the geotechnical team, who wants to grow and develop within the industry and manage their own team.This is an exciting role that will require the technical leadership of geotechnical engineering for offshore wind development. You should have a good command of fast-evolving geotechnical issues around OWF as well as have the capacity to deliver projects with my client. You will be encouraged to think differently to deliver projects using innovative business models and utilising existing, and developing new, digital solutions and design automation.ResponsibilitiesManaging a geotechnical team and providing them with support, what will give you the autonomy to implement your ideas and improve your social skills.Working on global offshore wind projects, what is an exciting opportunity to develop personal and technical skills.Interaction with stakeholders on a technical level.Providing QA of factual and interpretation reports .Assisting with geotechnical design and engineering.Approving laboratory testing schedules.RequirementsMinimum 8 years of relevant experience in Renewable Energy.Recognized first degree in Engineering geology or Civil/Geotechnical Engineering.MSc in Geotechnical Engineering or similar.Membership in a relevant professional institution.
Offshore Wind technical manager Spencer Ogden is looking for a highly motivated and skilful professional to strengthen its client's offshore wind project development team in Korea.Role description:· Manage the technical issues and communicate with the technical team , e.g. management of all technical functions and work; focal point for technical discussions and its commercial impact; resource planning· Responsibility for definition, optimization and integration of the project design with due regard to the project commercial drivers, schedule and budget;· Manage the engineering input into the Project Description, Pre-FEED, permits and statutory consents during the project development phase· Deliver the project design basis at appropriate stages through the project· Promote a consistent and inherently safe design, and ensure that design safety risks are demonstrable. Log any residual hazards for future transfer to the relevant project phases.· Ensure design integrity, compliance and technical risk management in line with applicable regulations.· Input to negotiation strategy with suppliers, creation of necessary pre-bid tender documents and its offers, approval of engineering documents and invitation to tender technical specifications· Oversight and responsibility for maintenance of data about project site conditions and GIS information· Development supporting of project schedule, technical risk evaluation & mitigation and oversight of technical LCOE & innovation measures.· Support collation of relevant cost inputs for technical elements of the project (e.g. CAPEX and OPEX);· Contribute to bid strategy and development of technical requirements of initial work packages such as; preliminary site investigations, technical solution scope (incl. options like battery, green hydrogen, innovation).Desired qualifications:· Engineering (civil/ mechanical / electrical) or other technical university degree· At least 5 years of relevant experience in development & construction of offshore wind or large infrastructure projects· Strong track record in successful engineering management and good knowledge of offshore wind development areas and their interdependencies.· Results-oriented and Commercial mindset, ability to analyse and summarize complex development topics and aggregate decision-relevant information to convey messages clearly and concisely.· Proven experience, ability to build and develop high performance teams and to motivate, acting comfortably in cross-cultural teams, collaborating across country boundaries with a sense of diversity and inclusion· Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with people on different levels of hierarchy, different backgrounds and cultures, must be a team player.· Excellent understanding of technical analysis and specifically of competitive drivers that can help winning projects in very competitive tender environments· Interdisciplinary project management experience· Sound understanding of Korean offshore wind market dynamics & market specific challenges incl. local regulation impacting technical design parameters· High degree of specific offshore wind expertise (technical, development, project management and commercial)· Fluent in spoken and written English and Korean
This Senior level role will report into the Head of Renewables and MD. The key aims of the role are: Develop the sales pipeline of Global Offshore Renewables, with a main focus on the UK and to develop the USManaging key accounts and developing business at Project, Country and International level.Develop detailed design opportunities in fixed, floating and OSS.Provide front line business development engagementAssist with development of proposals and conversion of contracts Required competencies and skills: Essential: 5+ years experience in Renewables, specifically Offshore WindAbility to travel nationally and internationally on a regular basisDemonstrated ability to generate a multi-million pound pipeline of workSenior level capability and ability to support clients at senior and international levelCommercial and contractual awarenessTeam player, self-starter and problem solverFull and valid driving licence If you feel the above criteria applies to you, please do not hesitate to apply.
Contracts Manager FoundationsSpencer Ogden are pleased to be partnered with a leading Energy provider, spearheading the Energy Transition, looking to diversify from and build on their Oil & Gas roots. Our partners are looking to bring on a Contracts Manager to help drive and shape the company’s growth within the industry.As Contracts Manager, you will partner with Project Directors as Commercial Lead to optimise contracting strategies and maximise value in the procurement, contracting and negotiation process of project contracts while leading a team of Contracts Foundations Specialists. Duties in these projects will involve: Leading a negotiating team during demanding Contract negotiationsManaging interfaces between internal and external stakeholders to ensure contracts are optimised for the businessProviding direction to the evaluation team with a focus on specification review, equipment selection, commercial and negotiation strategy You will be expected to: Support an integrated portfolio approach to procuring goods and services and offer advice as requiredProvide commercial input into business development, specific market analysis projects, and other transaction support activitiesLead discussion with Procurement to devise strategy for development of competitive procurement processesDay-to-day management of the evaluation team with a focus on specification review, equipment selection, commercial and negotiation strategy to guarantee financeable contractsAttend supplier meetings/discussions and guide the team on addressing topics related to the technical & commercial aspects of the EPC or other contractsProvide commercial input into procurement strategies and evaluations, and develop cost optimisationsParticipate in and contribute to due diligence reports of potential acquisitions opportunities The right candidate will have: 10+ relevant experienceProven contract management skills coupled with a track record in delivering large complex projects including providing contractual input to large offshore wind projectsA comprehensive understanding of offshore wind projects, industry and supply chain If you feel the above criteria applies to you, please do not hesitate to apply.
Working for a consultancy with offices in London and Glasgow you will:Understand and interpret client's needs, clearly communicating client's goals to internal and external stakeholders, as well as be responsible for the end-to-end delivery of Advisory Services and one-off projects on behalf of clients including due diligence, owners engineering and general technical mission, You'll support our growth and cost reduction target and undertake technical, project management, commercial and customer-facing activitiesAs well as: Prepare & deliver presentations and reports for Asset Management team and/or clients Ensuring that appropriate contracts are agreed with clients and time and cost is accounted for appropriately within the businessEnsure project deliverables stay on time, on target, and on budgetSupporting the development of proposals to secure new workResponsibility for the financial performance of any projects managedMentor and support less experienced team membersFor this role we are looking for:Experience Previous demonstrable experience in performing owners engineering, due diligence, technical advisory and/or consultancy activities in the wind energy field Similar consultancy or in-field experience with battery storage systems would be considered advantageousManaging budgets and project costsContract specification review and preparationQualifications Degree or equivalent experience in an Engineering or relevant Business / Commercial discipline Valid driving licence for use within UKKnowledge Understanding of technical aspects of wind infrastructure projects Knowledge of wind systems and optionally battery energy storage systemsUnderstanding of commercial aspects of renewable energy infrastructure projects (including project finance)Skills Proven ability to produce clear written reports and communicate verbally in English Strong commercial and contractual awarenessWillingness to travel
Looking for your a new career as a Wind Technician? Look no further! My client is currently looking for profiles who are interested in the Renewable Energy Sector, and develop them into Wind Turbine Technicians. This is a fantastic opportunity, not only to get into an exciting career within the renewable energy sector but to also work for one of the biggest companies in the world. You must have the following: You have either completed your vocational training in an electrical engineering trade (electrician, power plant electronics engineer, industrial mechatronics engineer), or you are a vehicle mechatronics engineer (with training in electrics), or you have completed training in a mechanical or handicraft field, with a strong interest in undertaking further training in the electricity sector, or with career experience as a service engineer in the wind sector.A team player, interested in personal and career developmentHighly flexible, able to cope with pressure, motivated and willing to travel within the country to support another service centerA well-developed quality consciousness and responsibilityAble to work at heights (certification undertaken by GE if not available)Unlimited working permit in EUFluent knowledge of French, basic knowledge of English and Class B driving license are essential requirements If you are interested please reach out to email@example.com
Looking for your next Wind Technician contract? Look no further! We have a 3-6 month contract available in Lopeno, Texas with a large and reputable energy company. The perfect opportunity to continue adding to an awesome resume! $25-$30/HR DOE; Full Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits included! Must Haves: 3 year diploma in a technical program or equal experience3+ years of MV/VH voltage applicationProficiency in assembly and monitoring of substationsTroubleshooting and maintenance of equipment including but not limited to: electrical control circuits, transformers, high voltage breakers and collection linesStrong communication skillsValid US passport
Department: EngineeringJob Location: BGC, PhilippinesReporting to: COO, APACSummary of Role:As Engineering Manager, you will oversee the engineering for a group of wind and solar projects located at diversity of places in the country. Primary responsibilities will include providing technical input to site selection, production of project specifications, managing consultants and contractors and providing input to contract documents for projects in all jurisdictions.What You Will Do: Assessing and quantifying ground risk and other engineering factors to assist with site selection primarily within the Philippines or other APAC markets if requiredDeveloping CAPEX and OPEX assumptions associated with differing ground conditions and foundation typesDevelopment of specifications for development projects to provide the basis for Environmental Impact AssessmentSpecify, tender and manage onshore and offshore survey works, including bathymetric surveys, geophysical surveys and geotechnical investigationManagement of contractors, subcontractors and partnersAssist with the preparation of Construction Contribute to project scheduling/ budgeting and risk managementContribute to assembly of and quality assurance checks for contract documentationSelection, co-ordination and management of External Design ConsultantsDevelopment of project schedules and project risk registersDevelopment of Construction strategiesDevelopment of Procurement strategies What We Require: Degree in Engineering (electrical or civil) with a minimum of 15 years of experienceA broad range of management experience and a proven record in projects engineering and construction is essentialEngineering and construction management experience in the renewable or electrical industry would be an advantageExperience on presenting to senior management at board level and be capable of managing internal and external resources with easeExperience in offshore wind site selectionKnowledge of offshore wind foundation types, ground conditions interpretation and foundation, array cable and turbine installation proceduresKnowledge of grid connection solutions for offshore windAbility to translate engineering issues into CAPEX and OPEX assumptionsKnowledge of the Offshore windfarm development and foundation design processExperience in geotechnical engineering is an advantageExperience in the preparation of construction contract documentsUnderstanding of solar and wind turbine technology and the issues involved with grid connectionsExperience in the preparation of technical specifications and other technical documentsKnowledge of Health and Safety legislation and in particular, Health and Safety issues offshoreExperience in tender/bid evaluationExperience in conducting technical and commercial negotiations with EPC contractors/grid Companies etc.IT literateExcellent verbal / written communication skillsStrong report writing skills
Job Title: Offshore Substation Package ManagerLocation: TaiwanOverview:We are seeking an experienced Offshore Substation Package Manager to join our team on a major offshore wind project in Taiwan. The successful candidate will be responsible for managing the delivery of the offshore substation package, including engineering, procurement, fabrication, installation, and commissioning activities. The Offshore Substation Package Manager will ensure the project is delivered safely, on time, within budget, and to the required quality standards.Responsibilities: Manage the delivery of the offshore substation package, including engineering, procurement, fabrication, installation, and commissioning activities.Develop and maintain project schedules, budgets, and resource plans for the offshore substation package.Manage the interface between the offshore substation package and other project packages, including the turbine supplier, export cable supplier, and onshore substation supplier.Ensure all offshore substation package activities are performed safely and in accordance with project health, safety, and environmental requirements.Manage and report on the progress of the offshore substation package, including preparation of progress reports for the project management team.Ensure that all technical requirements of the offshore substation package are met and that the package is delivered to the required quality standards.Manage the offshore substation package team, including technical specialists, project engineers, and document controllers.Develop and maintain relationships with key stakeholders, including the client, suppliers, and contractors. Requirements: Bachelor's degree in engineering or a related field.Minimum of 10 years' experience in the offshore wind industry, with at least 5 years' experience in offshore substation package management.Strong project management skills, with experience managing large, complex projects.Experience managing interfaces between project packages and stakeholders.Good understanding of offshore wind industry standards and regulations.Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.Ability to work independently and as part of a team.Strong leadership skills, with experience managing multi-disciplinary teams.Fluent in English and Mandarin.
Spencer Ogden is recruiting for a Senior Geotechnical Engineer.This is an oppurtunity to work for a industry leading renewbale energy consultancy with decades of expertise in the industry. As the Senior Geotechnical Engineer, you will be directly working offshore wind projects and provide geotechnical input in the design and consultancy work in the Team. You will also have the opportunity for personal development in a range of fieldsYou will work with dynamic and vibrant colleagues spread across a range of disciplines including seismic engineering, structural engineering, nautical engineering, and maritime engineering to deliver a wide range of services We are looking to build our offshore capability to support a growing portfolio of projects related to the energy transition, including wind, CCUS/hydrogen and interconnectorsThe key requirements are:Geotechnical design/survey/installation works for projects involving foundations and subsea structuresTeam leader/PM on monopile design for OWT foundations, working together and jointly with the structural and geotechnical teams.Scope of Responsibilities: Experience with geotechnical/geophysical data and geotechnical interpretative reports (GIR). Experience managing geological/geotechnical ground models is an advantageLeading the work packages of geotechnical engineering on offshore wind project portfolio - from feasibility through to detailed design with diverse tasks such as geo survey specification, geotechnical interpretation and assistance in certificationProviding technical input on project deliverables related to geotechnical subject for OWFAssisting/leading working groups for developing new geotechnical engineering delivery digital toolsDeveloping new technique / technology in geotechnical engineering related subjects.Offshore foundation design experience (monopile, Jacket, GBS) and load iteration analysisSupport on issues related with cable burial and OWF constructionKnowledge on construction and installation methods of OWT/platformGood understanding of advanced laboratory tests specification (e.g. Cyclic TX/Cyclic DSS, ring shear, resonant column tests)Occasional work as offshore vessel representative as required (less than 4 months per year)Support in proposals to secure additional geotechnical works Safety and Environmental Related Tasks:Safety, Health, Environment and Quality Ensure their work implements adequate Health, Safety and Environmental work practices, procedures and methods to meet all statutory requirements and the Company SHEQ Management System. Competencies & Soft Skills: (Essential) Good working knowledge of applicable regulations, codes of practice and standards, particularly for OWF and O&G projects(Essential) Piled foundation design experience is preferable, including familiarity with state-of-the art 3D FE design methods (PISA or equivalent)(Essential) Advanced level of understanding of geotechnical issues for OWF(Essential) Good written and verbal communication skills(Essential) Motivated, team work(Essential) Attention to details(Preferable) Awareness of applicable developing geotechnical engineering technology and analysis techniques/methodologies(Preferable) Experienced with proposals and CTR preparation(Preferable) Senior or principal experience in geotechnical engineering Qualifications/Experience:Structural/Geotechnical/Civil Engineering Degree, preferably with MSc or PhD in Geotechnical EngineeringChartered Member of ICE is preferable. Also accepted if currently working towards similar schemesWorked on offshore wind development projects with input for geotechnical engineering in one or more of the foundation types such as Monopile, jacket, Suction base, or GBS
As an Offshore Foundation Structural Assessment Senior Engineer F/M you will be involved in delivering multi-level ongoing projects in the offshore wind whilst looking at the wider renewable energy business in general, contributing and developing broader technical solutions for business.You'll be part of an enthusiastic and committed team of Engineers and Technicians to deliver high-quality output on projects. Client care and repeat business are crucial to success. This means you enjoy developing and nurturing relationships with clients.You will have a good understanding of the technical engineering requirements of offshore wind turbine structures. As an Offshore foundation structural assessment senior engineer, you will be Performing structural calculations mainly using the finite element calculation method (FEA) to include: Analysis of Structural ModelsMonitoring calculations and detailed drawingsSelection of load cases (environmental conditions, a turbine in production/shutdown, etc.)Post-processing of extreme loads and fatigueAnalysis of the results and recommendations on the designData flow managementEnsuring technical compliance with the relevant regulations and client specificationsCompletion and delivery of high-quality technical reports. and you will carry out the dimensioning of structures: In the pre-design, design, basic, and detailed engineering phases (typically offshore jacket/monopile wind turbine foundation).Analysis of structural designs and gradually develop expertise in a wide range of offshore structures including static & dynamic analysis, fatigue analysis, impact analysis, fracture mechanics, Finite Element Analysis, wave dynamics, seismic design, engineering materials, etc. The role is based in Nantes, France, and the incumbent will have the right to work and reside in France.In this hybrid role, you will have a defined work location that includes remote work from home, in the office, and offshore/on-site as agreed with your manager.Flexibility to working hours and willing travel locally and internationally may be required occasionally.What we are looking forWe are looking for a determined, results, and client-oriented professional with a supportive and global mindset, and excellent interpersonal skills. The successful candidate should be passionate about innovation, and progress and enjoys working in a dynamic and multicultural environment both independently and as part of a team. In addition, you: Hold a Master's degree (or equivalent):structural mechanics and/or solid mechanics.Have at least 3 years of experience in the offshore field (Wind or Oil & Gas) in the dimensioning of offshore foundation structures, mainly of the jacket or monopile type.Will have Knowledge of mechanical characteristics of metal/concrete/composite materials (RDM).Have an in-depth understanding of at least 1 of the following: ANSYS / SACS / ABAQUS / SESAM.Knowledge and/or practice of standards such as DNV-GL, IEC, API, AISC, and Eurocodes.Are fully proficient in English, and French is an advantage.Practice in code checking, yielding, buckling, and fatigue, in ULS, FLS, and ALS conditions could be an additional advantage.
Senior HSEQ Specialist to work in Underground Hydrogen gas storage facility in Lulea Sweden Role: Senior HSEQ specialistContract length: April 2023 - December 2024Location: Lulea (SE)The project is a hydrogen gas storage facility, so hydrogen experience would be a bonus.Assignment descriptionDS-PO – draft account:The department is DS-P's support for operational management (project office).• Responsibility for managing the operational investment portfolio.• Operational support to the unit in HSSEQ matters.• Ensure quality and project efficiency.• Coordinate DS-P operational risks• Project staffing**DS-PO provides operational specialists in HSSEQ, time and resource planning and program administration. Responsibility:We need to get hold of a senior resource who can work with HSEQ independently in collaboration with our project manager.The consultant must be completely comfortable moving in sparsely populated areas, the mountains, etc. Regardless of the season.Puma would need a resource for this, it is a resource for operational management see below example:- Follow-up Eltel's reporting of Enia events must be closed within 30 days.- Run HSEQ meetings weekly with Eltel, MSA PL attends them as well- Carry out Safety Walks / Safety Rounds weekly at different sites in the rollout areas- Monitor that Eltel is updated with its Risk-P/Risk-U in the worksOther follow-up when/if more serious events occur