- Location: Austin
- Salary: Market related
This engineer will support the Quality Assurance team in ensuring Customer Satisfaction and enhancing the Customer Experience. Will experience working with utility scale solar trackers and Engineering, Procurement & Construction (EPC) contractors of solar plants.
- Plan, direct, & coordinate quality assurance functions concerning materials with clients.
- Travel to Customer sites as needed to conduct training, audits and respond to requests
- Review, revise and proofread documents and records for completeness, technical accuracy, and grammatical errors. Assist authors with visual tools such as process flow diagrams, decision trees, etc. to better convey knowledge.
- Minimum 5 years of experience in QA/QC projects.
- Engineering degree – Civil, Structural, Mechanical, Electrical, or Environmental engineering or similar.
- Knowledge of 8D Problem Solving Method, other Quality Tools and Methods
- Required to travel 50% within the US to designated site.
- 2-4 years of experience within Utility Scale Solar projects.
- Salary£43.9k - 52.7k per year
Education Required: Master of science or above in a relevant field of engineering (ocean engineering, naval architecture, mechanical engineering, civil/structural engineering, material science, etc.)Position start: ASAPAbout Principle PowerPrinciple Power is a leading global technology and services provider for the floating offshore wind energy market. The WindFloat®, the company's globally and proven floating platform technology, enables offshore wind turbines to be sited in any water depth or seabed condition, unlocking offshore wind potential worldwide and allowing projects to harvest the best wind resources. Principle Power acts as a trusted partner to developers, independent power producers, utilities, and EPCs, supporting its customers throughout the entire lifecycle of their projects. With 105 MW of cumulative capacity in operation or under advanced development and a multi-GW commercial pipeline globally, Principle Power is the market leader in floating offshore wind technology.General DescriptionIn the context of our multiple worldwide projects on the next generation of WindFloat® platforms, we would like to reinforce our Engineering team with a Senior Global Performance Engineer/Naval Architect. Principle Power is focused on the commercial-scale deployment of floating wind farms. The successful candidate will work on the engineering and design of the next generation of offshore floating wind turbines.The Senior Engineer is capable to carry out the engineering work with minimum guidance to share the Global Performance Group responsibilities. This position reports to the Global Performance Discipline Manager.Group DescriptionThe Global Performance Group splits its focus between the execution of engineering activities in support of current commercial projects and the execution of R&D studies to optimize the performance and ultimately reduce the cost of the WindFloat technology for future projects.MAIN ACCOUNTABILITIESGroup Responsibilities Hull global sizing based on project specific conditions (Metocean data, site/project specifics including facilities, wind turbine selected).Stability analysis for pre-service and in-service conditionsGlobal performance analysis including Design Load Case philosophy, motion analysis, airgap analysis and load calculations.Active ballast system specification and modellingInternal engineering interface with Structures, Marine Systems, Mooring/Cables and InstallationInternal interface with Project Management, Business Development, TechnologyExternal interface with wind turbine manufacturers, Classification Societies, and ClientsLoad-out and commissioning technical support during execution. Position Main Accountabilities Perform, support and/or manage Group work product delivery and ensure quality work products on commercial engineering studies and projects.Develop engineering competencies across many of the critical areas of the Group's responsibility.Support the definition, development, review and approval of design methodologies, numerical models, and design procedures/processes.Support the selection of internal or external design tools/softwareSupport discipline development and improvement initiatives, including through the management of other Engineers of the Group.Guide, train, mentor and/or develop Graduate Engineers of the Group across all technical disciplines of the Group.Facilitate Group's internal and external technical communications and interfaces. Skills & Competencies Master of science or above in a relevant field of engineering (ocean engineering, naval architecture, mechanical engineering, civil/structural engineering, material science, etc.);Proven technical skills in the field of hydrodynamics and aerodynamics. Knowledge of structure dynamics and/or mooring systems is an advantageComprehensive experience in performing aerodynamic and hydrodynamic analysis, design and engineering deliverables;Minimum five (5) years of professional experience in the design of floating offshore structures for pre-FEED/FEED/Detailed design. Design of floating wind platforms would be an advantage;Minimum three (3) years of professional experience working with hydrodynamics and aerodynamics tools such as Rhino, Orca3D, WAMIT, OrcaFlex and openFAST or equivalent software.Proficiency in the programing languages (Python or Matlab)Strong technical skills (numerical modeling and data analysis)Strong communicator (written and oral), especially for technical topics.Systematic and detail-oriented;Ability to deliver high-quality outputs under pressure;Proactive and self-motivated; Other requirements Proficient with Written and Spoken EnglishProficient with Technical Written and Spoken English and in producing all technical documents and/or reportsAuthorized to work in the location you apply to
- Salary£55k per year
Position: Performance engineer - (M/F)Service: Engineering and ConstructionReporting authority: Engineering and Construction ManagerMission: CDIRemuneration: according to profileLocation: ParisStarting date: October 2022 MISSIONS & ACTIVITIES Under the direction of the Head of the Engineering & Construction Department, you will ensure the optimization of the performance of photovoltaic power plants from project development to operation and maintenance, including market consultation and project execution monitoring. You will also ensure the technological watch of photovoltaic solutions in order to optimize the potential of future power plants.As a Performance Engineer , the missions that will be entrusted to you will consist mainly of: Technology watch of existing or future solutions on the photovoltaic market Develop an up-to-date database of technologiesTechnical support to Photosol's internal services (development, commercial, financial,...)Ensure PVsyst simulations and compare technologies (modules, inverters mainly) in order to obtain the best products for all projects in developmentReview and revise the deliverables and availability offer of binding plants to suppliers and builders during the construction market consultationReview and review the outputs and availability offer of engaging plants and technical advisors during project financingManage the quality control of solutions (modules, mainly inverters) in the factory with third partiesManage the performance analysis of solutions (modules, mainly inverters) ( in particular by controlling guarantees in an external laboratory with third parties)Monitor manufacturers' performance commitments for post-acceptance plantsParticipate in the development and installation of electricity storage systemsThe development or integration of IT tools for the design officeThe position requires a high level of rigour, certain organizational qualities and a proactive approach on the various subjects that can improve the quality and profitability of production plants. The Engineer must be a force proposal. PROFILES BAC + 5 in Electrical Engineering or Energy Engineering with ENR specialization, your professional experience of at least 2 years gives you a good mastery of photovoltaic systems, a real know-how in the electrical design of these systems, and allows you to take into consideration the different aspects related to the realization of these technical and financial installations.You are rigorous and able to carry out several missions at the same time. You have a strong sense of responsibility and enjoy teamwork.Main skills: Training in Electrical Engineering Good mastery of photovoltaic power plant design (engineering, construction, products)Mastering simulations for storage systems is a plusGood knowledge of standards and regulationsExperience in carrying out large-scale ground-mounted photovoltaic and shade projectsMastery of AutoCad and PVSyst softwareMastery of computer tools: Word, Excel, PowerPoint,Fluent EnglishInitiative, rigor and organizationAbility to undertake and invest in a human-sized structure,Analytical and synthesis skillsA general culture of the renewable energy sector
- Salary£50k - 60k per year
Spencer Ogden is partnered with a leading international renewables developer to expand their team during an exciting period of growth and a strong project pipeline.This is an opportunity that will allow an Electrical Engineer to act as the Technical Expert for wind turbine, and balance of plant electrical systems for a very strong pipeline of nationally significant renewables projects in the UK/internationally.Responsibilities within this vacancy include:· Work with Health, Safety, Quality and Environmental (HSQE) management to achieve the highest level of safety across the portfolio ensuring all relevant industry standards and guidelines are complied with.· Successfully deliver value through the development of novel performance improvement initiatives, identifying potential plant upgrades, and by supporting improvement projects as part of a multidisciplinary team.· Protect asset value by supporting the Engineering Life Extension strategy, and managing critical electrical spares obsolesce.· Define and manage the scope and requirements for electrical inspection and maintenance working with Asset Management and external contractors to ensure this is completed to industry standards and timescales.· Lead root cause of failure investigations for wind turbine and electrical balance of plant component failures, working with the appropriate subcontractors to deliver clear recommendations and remedial actions required to ensure safe operations.This is a full time, UK based role offering remote working with a very lucrative salary/wider package. Combined with professional development opportunities, this is the perfect position to delve further into a pureplay renewables orientated role, aiding the energy transition to net-zero.
- Salary£45k - 55k per year
- LocationPays de la Loire Region
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.
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Key ResponsibilitiesThe key responsibilities include the following: Planning of outages on the main Combined Cycle Gas Turbine plant and Open Cycle Gas Turbine plant and other major items of plant.Development of contingency plans associated with the aboveReview of contracts, programmes, project and commercial documentation associated with outagesProgress and reporting on all planned and unplanned outagesEnsuring plans meet safety, environmental, technical, and commercial targetsCo-ordination of day-to-day maintenance planning activities.Managing site specific projects that have defined time or functional start and end criteria. These may include CAPEX projects, plant investigations, technical and commercial project assignments, audits etc.Manage and develop site based computerised maintenance management systems to suit business and plant needsDevelop and test site Business Continuity PlansCoordinate the preparation of monthly reports, business reviews and associated follow up actions.Develop procedures and plans in the above areas to support the stations ISO quality standards Knowledge, Skills and ExperienceEssential Experience in a power plant or similar process industry in a commercial environment is considered essential.It is expected that the incumbent would have good interpersonal skill and have the ability to manage and lead projects, coordinate activities, chair meetings, and manage unplanned changes.The incumbent would be expected to prepare reports to suit recipients at different levels of the organisation and make presentations as required. Desirable Working experience in the use, development and management of planning software and computerised maintenance management systems would be an advantage. QualificationsIt is desirable that the incumbent has 3rd level qualification in engineering or a related technical/science based subject.
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I am looking for a Portfolio Grid Engineer for one of our clients, the world's largest independent renewable energy company specialising in Wind and Solar.Your responsibilities: Develop, review and enhance the Grid strategy concerning renewable assets managed by UK&I Asset Management Team.Monitor any changes to Grid regulation, policies and ancillary services as they may apply to Support Services client assets. Typical areas of interest will include, as a minimum, grid charging, NGESO pathfinder tenders, NGESO ancillary service procurement, DS3 services, DSO services.Join regular meetings with UK&I Energy networks Team and share information with UK&I Asset Management teamUnderstand and interpret client needs, communicating client goals to internal and external stakeholdersCoordinate the end-to-end delivery of Grid related services and one-off projects on behalf of clients.Be the first point of call for technical grid connection agreement or grid compliance queriesEnsure all Grid related activity is linked back to the client specific Value Enhancement Plans – demonstrating the value of RES as AMHave a commercial awareness of the existing Asset Management Agreements and identifying which elements of our Grid services are in or out of scopeLead on areas of personal expertise as part of the Operations Support Team goals and Manage ad-hoc Grid queries from the Asset Managers. Active participation in Continuous Improvement and innovation projects. Minimum requirements: Knowledge of wind turbine, battery energy storage systems and solar technology, health and safety management systems, quality and environmental management systems and work control proceduresElectrical Safety rules in the context of Renewable Energy InfrastructureHV Electrical Equipment and Industry StandardsGrid related regulations, policies and industry consultations for distribution, transmission or ICP connected renewable generationCDM RegulationsDeal with Grid related issues on operational renewable asset The role is a full-time, permanent position with office locations throughout the UK offering hybrid working and a competitive/lucrative package on offer for the right candidate. Combined with professional development opportunities, this is the perfect position to take the next step towards your career ambitions and work in a strong and collaborative team!If this sounds like a position you would be interested in exploring further, please reach out via the details below or apply via the link.T: 0141 212 4803E: email@example.com
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Associate Geotechnical Engineer (75k Salary)Associate Geotechnical engineer needed for someone looking to further their career within a successful engineering consultancy, with opportunities to work on a range of high end buildings and infrastructure projects within the UK and overseas.Duties including but not limited to: Plan and manage project resourcesDevelop concept design and design philosophy in conjunction with Project Director.Supervise staff under your direction and offer pro-active advice in relation to problem solving issues. Required Qualifications: Relevant engineering experience in ground movement assessments and substructure systems.Bachelors degree in engineering or civilChartered Member of the ICE or the Geotechnical Society or equivalent.
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Spencer Ogden are exclusively partnered with this established Offshore Wind Engineering Consultancy.Job Overview:The Senior Engineering Geoscientist will work as part of a team on engineering and consultancy assignments for a range of offshore and onshore engineering projects primarily in the renewable and oil and gas sectors, specialising in site characterisation and the development of ground models.The Senior Engineering Geoscientist will be responsible for technical contribution and some project management aspects of projects and is also expected to support the development and generation of new business prospects.Technical project work contributions will cover all aspects of the core business and will include: Terrain analysis and mapping, subsurface interpretation and geotechnical unitisation, all within a spatial GIS framework as part of a ground model development process.Geohazard appraisal and interpretation, assessment of consequence of geohazard impacts on infrastructure, and development of a quantitative risk assessment framework.Basic geotechnical analysis for foundation design and slope stability assessment.Site visits and contractor technical and HSE supervision (onshore and offshore), including travel globally. Project management will be undertaken according to the project life cycle processes and will involve receiving and appraising invitations to tender, proposal preparation, contractual review and negotiation, subcontractor liaison and management, overall technical and commercial project oversight, client communication, invoicing and project closeout. Project management aspects of the role will be supported by the company’s administrator.The Senior Engineering Geoscientist will also contribute to the growth of the business through the generation of new business contacts and new technical prospects. This will be achieved via a range of different approaches including: the development and use of a strong contacts network, attendance at industry events and active engagement with other attendees, targeted identification and connection with new client contacts, and exploiting existing project relationships to secure repeat business and an expansion of offered services.Key Responsibilities and Duties: Support ground model development for offshore and onshore developments in collaboration with the ground model team lead: - Desk study data research, appraisal and collation.- Terrain evaluation and mapping.- Subsurface geophysical data interpretation.- Integrated geotechnical unitisation and basic geotechnical analysis for foundation design and slope stability assessment.- Geohazard appraisal and interpretation. GIS data management with a rigorous approach to data management, cataloguing received information, and consistent and clear formatting for data visualization.Development of report deliverables, including drafting of reports and preparation of illustrative diagrams, charts and graphs to communicate methodology and results.Contribution to other geoconsulting activities within the team, including quantitative risk assessments, geospatial analysis, and geotechnical characterisation.Provision of guidance and advice to other ground model team members and reviewing the work of others.Proposal preparation in response to new enquiries.Supporting and acting as deputy to the ground model team lead, and being responsible for both technical and project management activities.Contractor oversight on behalf of clients (e.g. site representative) and subcontractor management for East Point Geo consultancy projects.Attend regular internal meetings and external / third party meetings as required.Targeted business development which will include the identification of and attendance at appropriate industry meetings and events, development of existing contacts in the framework of this role and establishment of new contacts.Research and development of processes and workflows, which may include the repurposing of methods established in other industries which may be applicable to East Point Geo’s projects, and / or cutting edge new technologies which could add value to existing deliverables. Requirements: BSc in Geology, Earth Sciences, Geography or other related subject.5 years or more in a relevant earth-science related role.Knowledge of offshore engineering industries.Experience of geophysical survey and/or geotechnical data acquisition.Experience of interpreting geo-data and developing ground models.Excellent technical earth science knowledge.Proficiency with standard Office software, specifically MS Excel, MS Word and MS Powerpoint.Working knowledge of geospatial software (GIS), ability to understand spatial datasets, work within a map framework and think and understand in three-dimensions.Working knowledge of soil mechanics.Attention to detail, high level of numerical accuracy and good self-checking.Excellent report writing skills and communication skills.The primary place of work for the role is our Oxford office, with flexibility to working hours.Some offshore or onsite working may be a requirement of the job, and may include overseas travel. If you feel the above criteria applies to you, please do not hesitate to apply.
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My Client is resourcing for a Solar Design Engineer, this is an extremely exciting opportunity to manage, plan and execute engineering support on solar energy installations. Projects are located throughout the UK and Ireland. Previous Solar UK experience is required with overseas experience a bonus. In this Role you Will: · You will lease directly with the project management team across full lifecycle of the project · You will plan solar projects in the utility scale megawatt range and undertake yield assessments · You will develop designs for projects in development liaising directly with the development team The role has a fantastic salary, bonus and benefits package.
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Position Title: Project Engineer - I&C & Project Engineer-Mechanical X2Pay Rate: $60-$70/hr.Allowances/Inclusions:Local Candidates: Per Diem: Not AcceptableVehicle Allowance: Not AcceptableR&R Trips: Not AcceptableMobilization Costs: Not Allowed Non-Local Candidates: Per Diem: AcceptableVehicle Allowance: Not AcceptableR&R Trips: 12 weeks Travel To/From: Home of RecordMeans of Travel: Air: maximum of $750 (RT) unless otherwise approvedDriving: Federal mileage allowances as applicable Mobilization Costs: Settling In Period: max 2 weeks @ expenses & receipts (Hotel - NTE $150/dy, Meals & Incidentals - NTE $75/dy) Start date: ASAPAssignment duration: 6 months (Mar 31, 2023)
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- LocationHammersmith and Fulham
We have an exciting opportunity for a GIS Analyst to join our team. The successful candidate will work along-side experienced and knowledgeable GIS staff and some of the industry's leading Project and Geotechnical Engineers to produce project deliverables for renewable energy projects.Typical tasks will involve data processing, analysis, and management as well as the production of report figures, drawings, charts and electronic applications and datasets. The ideal candidate will have five years of experience working in the GIS field, renewables experience is not required for this position.This role is based in Fulham, a hybrid working structure is also available.The salary is market leading and features a MW bonus, within a pipeline of 10GW.Main Responsibilities:1. Production of high quality figures, drawings, charts, electronic datasets and online applications as required for each project's deliverables.2. Management of Corporate and Project databases and applications3. Manage operation of GIS equipment, software, data and products4. Cooperation with existing GIS staff and Engineers5. Cooperation with project stakeholders6. Cooperation with external suppliers and contractors7. Related duties assigned by direct reports and project leads and stakeholders Key Result Areas1. High quality products and outputs and work practices.2. Willingness to learn and develop new technical knowledge and business acumen.3. Acceptable level of technical experience and ability demonstrated in the skills matrix record.4. Effective management of his/her own work, in terms of quality, timescales, working time and utilisation.5. Good communication skills, initiative and team work.6. Respect for their colleagues and managers, good work attitude and strong work ethic.7. Has relevant offshore experience (when applicable) KPIs1. Quality of work and delivery.2. Positive feedback from PMs, colleagues and seniors.3. Work attitude, communication and knowledge share.4. Contribution to technical developments and R&D initiatives5. Basic knowledge of project management, good knowledge of the fundamentals of the QA system. Minimum job requirements 5 GCSE Grade A*- C including Maths and EnglishDegree in GIS related subjectHigh degree of competency with ARC GIS SoftwareMinimum of 5 years experience in an GIS related field If you feel the above criteria applies to you, please do not hesitate to apply.
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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 firstname.lastname@example.org