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Field Engineer

  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: : BBBH119514
  • Location: USA, Massachusetts, Beverly
  • Sector: Corporate, Management, Renewables
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Date posted: 18/01/2018
This vacancy has now expired.
BACKGROUND
We need someone with an engineering aptitude who is able to learn quickly and will thrive in an entrepreneurial environment. It is likely that this person be:
*Researching and then travelling extensively to potential sites and conducting technical evaluation of their suitability for hydropower.
*Working on design concepts, carrying out site background research and modelling output.
*Providing CAD and other conceptual design proposals and drawings for the engineering and marketing teams.
*Working as part of the permitting and engineering design team (both internally and with external partners) to provide engineering input and support.
*Working as part of the site based hydropower installation teams providing engineering support, troubleshooting and as an NEHC site Representative.
*Carrying out routine maintenance of hydropower machinery, and tracking and optimising uptime.

EXPERIENCE
*Probably degree level qualification in an engineering discipline (eg civil, structural, mechanical)
*At least two years hands on experience with a dynamic company working in an allied business.
*Proven to be able to work on your own, solve problems, and be an active participant in engineering delivery teams.

KNOWLEDGE
*Mechanical, civil, structural or electrical engineering
*Hydropower knowledge is useful but not essential
*AutoCAD or similar, and graphical modelling and presentation tools.
*Project Management
*Machinery maintenance and operation

SKILLS
*Ability to be part of a team delivering complex and innovative projects
*Ability to problem solve
*Excellent presentation and writing skills.

TRAITS
*Empathy with logical and technical processes
*Willing and quick learner
*Team player
*Entrepreneurial


PROBABLE EXISTING EMPLOYMENT
*Hydropower consultancy, operator or developer
*Engineering consultant or contractor to water related projects.
*Any company designing and operating large industrial machinery.

Spencer Ogden is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.