- Location: Dana Point
- Salary: $75k - 110k per year
SUMMARY The HV Project Engineer will provide engineering support to the E&C team, and is responsible for managing all stages of project design. This position reports to the Director of Engineering or anothersenior management personnel that the Senior Vice President/President of the Company may designate. This position may be expected to travel up to 25%.RESPONSIBILITIES- Manage all stages of project high voltage (HV) design, including conceptual and advanced systemdesign, observing regulatory codes, customer requirements, site visits, permitting and technicalsupport during construction phase;- Design and optimize HV engineering concepts for utility scale PV plants such as substations,transmission and distribution lines. interconnection switch gear, power transformers- Supervise PV plant interconnection in collaboration with the Project Manager during planning andconstruction to assure quality and execution according to schedule;- Prepare bidding documentation for project specific HV works and HV equipment;- Create, deliver, and maintain drawing packages and project documentation;- Manage and coordinate external resources such as engineer consultants, geotechnical andtopographic surveyors, other specialized professionals as needed in the design and commissioningof grid interconnection;- Direct internal and external designers and consultants in creating, delivering and maintainingdrawing packages and project documentation;- Work collaboratively with other operations team members on project execution and processdevelopment including project procurement, construction management, and project controls;- Develop and review project schedules, cost estimation, bill of materials, budgets, scopes of work,standards and quotes from suppliers and sub-contractors- Provide supervision to HV commissioning work- Coordinate with utilities and regulators for the interconnection process- Provide recommendations for continuous improvements in project designs, plans, processes andproduct development;- Lead the Project Engineering team in developing best practices for the HV engineering process ofutility scale PV plants- Assist with technical training for team members and new employees;- Collaborate with team members when necessary to ensure effective communication and results;and- Perform other duties and special projects, as assigned. REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS- A degree in Electrical Engineering or another related engineering science- Minimum of 5 years of professional engineering experience in the power industry- Relevant work experience in the design and development of power plants- Willingness to travel, at least 25% of the time- Experience with AutoCAD (or equivalent)- Experience with power modeling (preferably with ETAP)- Strong in Microsoft Office Suite- Experience with Gantt charts (MS Project or equivalent)- Knowledge of relevant HV Codes and regulation- Excellent written and verbal communication skills- Assertive, able to cope with pressure, a team player- Previous experience managing projects from initial design to installation and execution, preferred- Experience in permitting processes with local authorities having jurisdiction, preferred.
Role I have an exciting opportunity for a talented individual to take up the role of Senior Grid Engineer for a leading global renewable energy developer. You will be responsible for managing the successful delivery of the grid connection package for Wind, Solar PV and Battery Energy Storage projects throughout their lifecycle.Duties & Responsibilities Manage the successful delivery of the grid connection package for Onshore Wind, Solar PV and Battery Energy Storage projects through their lifecycle;Provide technical support to project development and delivery teams relating to grid connection and electrical design.Support the development and construction teams with project design, procurement, feasibility assessments and in any other way relevant to grid connections;Identifying and mitigating project risks, advise the business on an ongoing basis about existing and anticipated grid – related liabilities and costs.Manage the delivery of works being undertaken by electrical and grid connection contractors;Act as the company’s interface with network companies (DNOs, TOs and the SO), engage as required to achieve successful outcomes;Work with Grid Connection Manager to develop and implement systems and process relevant to optimal delivery of grid services. Qualifications & Requirements Degree in Electrical EngineeringExperience delivering distribution and / or transmission grid connections for generation or demand projectsA good understanding of grid connection process, regulations and policy;Experience of working with network companies;Expert understanding of power systems and ability to undertake / review complex power system studies
This is a great opportunity to join a renewable energy organisation that is undergoing rapid growth. The company facilitates the energy transition demands of the UK and EU by developing and investing in large-scale solar and battery storage projects with a proven track record in infrastructure investment, renewables spheres and innovation.The client provides a unique, diverse workplace environment. Continuous learning and development opportunities, financial stability, premium health benefits, attractive salary, and bonuses.Role: You will be responsible for identifying capacity using internal GIS tools, processing new G99 applications to DNOs and securing new grid connections, completing grid studies, and working closely with DNOs, TSOs and internal teams to progress their solar PV and battery storage projects.Key Responsibilities: Perform grid connection studies of renewable energy sites.Review/design technical drawings for submission.Submit G99 applications to the DNO.Review and assess received Connection OffersCollaborate and liaise with ICPs, IDNOs and EPCsOrganise and keep records of updates of ongoing and potential projects.Perform any other duties as required. Qualifications & Experience: An engineering degree in a relevant field: Power Systems Engineering/Electrical Engineering.Previous engineering experience gained within the electricity industry.Knowledge and experience with HV and EHV grid connections, standards, regulations, and requirements.Experience of working in a DNO, IDNO or ICP background.Experience in designing solar power, battery or windfarm generation.Experience in Distribution Network Operator (DNO) and Transmission System Operator (TSO) connections. Please apply via the link or contact Hannah-Jo using the details below for more information. If you have not heard back within 24-48 hours, your application may be unsuccessful due to the volume of applications. P: 0141 212 4801E: email@example.com
Our client is a leading solar developer, designing and delivering projects, creating a sustainable future for everyone. This is an exciting team to join the number 1 solar developer in Ireland and fast becoming a prominent international player. Job Description:Purpose of RoleTo manage the planning requirements and consents from feasibility to the completion of the construction stage for a large portfolio of large-scale ground mounted Solar PV & Storage projects. Duties and Responsibilities Managing the pre and post planning items, typically consisting of discharging conditions, preserving existing permissions, and additional planning applications as required.Support the conduct of desktop reviews to assess initial planning viability of new sites.Reviewing planning applications prior to submission. Liaising with and assisting the Development Team to address findings and foresee any potential planning issues that could arise during the Pre-Construction and Construction phases.Support the entire development team throughout the project lifecycle - a fantastic opportunity to gain invaluable experience from concept to construction. Instruct planning consultants and other professional service providers as necessary, and managing their output on a day-to-day basis. Your Profile A planning related post-graduate degree, or equivalent3 years' experience with the planning processes in Ireland or the UK.Ability to manage relationships with multiple stakeholders effectively.High level of self-motivation and ability to work independently.MS Office, MS Excel, MS Project. There is a strong financial package and bonus structure in place for the right candidate. Previous experience in renewables is essential, with a preference towards solar and battery storage.Please apply via the link or contact Theo Bove via the details below to learn more:0141 375 firstname.lastname@example.org
Reporting to the Senior Design Manager, the Substructures Design Engineer will be leading activities associated with the design of the substructures for the wind turbine generators and offshore substation platforms at Caledonia Offshore Wind Farm. The successful applicant shall ensure that appropriate technical input is provided and engineering work is delivered as required from the development through to Final Investment Decision (FID).The Substructures Design Engineer is responsible for ensuring delivery of the engineering design basis. They will ensure that the project is appropriately engaged with key external stakeholders. All this with the aim to develop a reliable technical solution, optimising levelized cost of energy (LCoE) and quality while minimising health, safety and environmental risk.MAIN ACCOUNTABILITIES Support the management of allocated design workstreams from instigation through to completion Overall accountability for the delivery of the substructure design associated with the development of an offshore wind project including: engineering design basis for the substructure components, manufacturing, T&I and commissioning.Responsible for the preparation, elaboration and provision of all the specifications and technical documentation to allow the project engagement and to evaluate the suppliers, with the intention of guaranteeing the correct application, bidding, construction and operation, ensuring that the determining factors established by the permitting, environmental and other local requirements are met.Responsible for supervising the preparation of request for proposals (RFPs), assessing offers and monitoring contractors for engineering studies and for EPCI contracts.Support offshore development and consenting process by providing input on relevant engineering and technical matters such as anticipated design parameters and construction methods associated with the substructures package.Working alongside the procurement team, engage with the industry supply chain to prepare / supervise tender processes for detailed engineering design during pre-FEED / FEED stages of the project, and manufacturing and installation during the pre-construction / construction stages. This may include the preparation of: Technical specificationsTesting and commissioning plansTechnical assessment of tender proposals Translate engineering issues into CAPEX and OPEX.Manage contracts related to the design of the substructure components. Ensure the appropriate engineering governance is put in place and managed, including development of technical risk registers, design safety risk registers and implementation of design management processes.Monitor offshore substructures technology development and ensure that this is considered in the development of project, including identifying optimisation and cost reduction opportunities.Report progress on engineering and technical work during the project development phase.Provide specialist engineering support and/or coordination to other work packages where requested.Ensure that lessons learned are properly documented throughout the life of the project. Support technical due diligence processes. ACADEMIC BACKGROUNDDegree qualified in civil / mechanical / structural / naval engineering or equivalent is required.LANGUAGESThe project has an international team of employees and the working language is English. Candidates need to be fluent in English both spoken and written. Proficiency in other languages will be valued.PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCEMinimum of two years professional experience is required. Demonstrable experience in a similar engineering role and experience in the design, installation and/or commissioning of fixed/floating substructures is desirable.KNOWLEDGE Knowledge of offshore structures design/study/analysis processes and techniques is essential. Direct experience of substructure design, manufacture and/or installation is essential.Empirical knowledge from direct experience in offshore wind farm substructures project engineering/package management is preferred.Specific knowledge of associated standards and industry best practice as well as a strong appreciation for health and safety regulations.Proactive approach to optimisations and improvements.A pro-active approach to project and contract management in order to identify risks and opportunities early and initiate appropriate actions. Proven experience within a group support function within international environment.Familiar with advanced specialist engineering software. SKILLS Engineering skills in large projects.Aptitude to problem solving. Results oriented with strong ability to deliver on plans.Dynamic, team-oriented person, who thrives on a variety of challenges and always willing to learn.Good experience in working in complex environments and different cultural environments.Excellent communication, diplomatic, networking and influencing skills.Excellent team player, strong negotiator and credibility builder inside and outside of the company. Ability to quickly understand and implement new areas of technical knowledge.IT literate.
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.
Power design electrical engineering opportunity, specialising in the design phase within the offices in NSW, Sydney.Working in the tier 1 company environment, exposure to competitive technical development.12 month contract basis with possibilities to result to permanent full time employment.Specialist requirements:- Overhead transmission and distribution exposure.- Autodesk, AutoCAD design software experience.- Senior role 8 + years experience in similar role.- 40 hour working week, in design office.- Competitive market rates.Any interest in the role please forward CV to email@example.com or call: (08) 6245 9478
#Responsibilities -? Responsible for Operation and Maintenance activities of Solar plant.? Responsible for Co-ordinating with O&M operator along with other local bodies? Should be having understanding on basic solar plant data analysis.? Performing inspection, testing, troubleshooting / repairs on site including PV DC operations, AC HV (upto 220kV)/LV systems, Network communications and monitoring Inverter diagnostics and repairs.? Identify problems and develop corrective action plan as per OEM recommended procedures.? Responsible for generating schedules and carrying out preventive maintenance activities as per schedules.? Provide timely reports from field operations, status and constructive feedbacks as required.? Responsible for generating Production/MIS reports, log reports etc. as prescribed.? Adhere to Quality, Health & Safety policies at site.? Interaction in coordination with O&M operator with various vendors, OEM's, stakeholders, etc.#Skills_Required -? Professional knowledge: Good technical & operational knowledge of Solar plant and the equipment's installed in the solar plant.? Should be a problem solver.? Analytical Skills: Posses good analytical skills to analyse the performance of solar plant viz - projected KPIs vs Actual KPIs.? Communication Skills: Good communication skills in English / Malay, write and speak clearly.? Computer Proficiency - Good command on MS office, Excel, Power point, etc.Qualifications -? 3 or 4 years of regular or part-time Engineering Degree / Technology Degree in Electrical or Electronics or both.? Should have knowledge and worked in Solar parks for at least 04 - 05 years.? Good command over English language.? Proficiency in Malaya Language will be an additional benefit.? Beneficial if candidate possess a 132kV or 33kV Electrical Malaysian Lic.
Location - Dublin/Cork, flexible working structure.Salary - Market leading, with wider benefits package.Reporting To - Renewable Engineering Manager.Job Overview: 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.Key Responsibilities and Duties: Defining and implementing engineering strategies and plans relating to offshore foundations including tendering (preparation, evaluation and selection of preferred consultants), negotiating and managing high value design contracts whilst managing multiple consultants and associated interfaces.Undertake critical technical reviews of offshore structural design work.Support certification processes with independent verification bodies to reduce design risk and enhance asset value.Develop and define internal procedures, engineering standards and technical acceptance criteria for offshore foundations (fixed and floating).Provision of technical support relating to offshore wind structures for certification, fabrication, transport & installation, commissioning, operation and maintenance.Manage and provide design guidance and internal technical verification of WTG and offshore substation platform foundations.Inform DevEx, CapEx and OpEx assumptions and estimates relating to offshore structures throughout the various stages of project development.Assist with the preparation of construction contracts (e.g. employer's requirements and technical specifications) and contribute to project scheduling / budgeting and risk managementWork closely with internal stakeholders, project partners, external design consultants and contractors to produce optimal solutions suiting project objectives.Lead the identification of topics for research such as software, technologies, materials, fabrication methodologies to be investigated in field of expertise.Work as part of multi-disciplinary teams in developing technical aspects of offshore wind projects (fixed and floating) in anticipation of key project milestones such as seabed leasing events, planning applications, route to market auctions, FID and COD.Provision of technical and strategic advice to Lead Engineer / Project Manager(s) on projects. Requirements:Essential: Possess a Civil / Structural / Geotechnical Engineering degree (Level 8) or equivalent4+ years of experience in offshore industry, with at least 7 years post graduate experienceExperience in design and / or design management of offshore foundations (monopiles and jackets).Knowledge and experience of planning, managing and executing offshore foundation design contracts, design management, program management, cost and risk control.An understanding of relevant design codes and standards.Knowledge of integrated loads analysis, primary and secondary steel designs, corrosion protection systems, structural materials, welding, fatigue, bolt design, FE analysis, environmental loading, transport and installation, operation and maintenance. Desirable: Master's degree (Level 9), ideally relating to Offshore Engineering.8+ years of experience in offshore industry.Chartered Engineer status.Experience in design and / or design management of floating offshore foundations (semi-submersibles, barges, moorings, anchors, etc.)Experience with offshore structural inspections. If you feel the above criteria applies to you, please do not hesitate to apply.
Senior Electrical engineer - Permanant/Full-time Reporting to the Lead Electrical Engineer, this role is responsible for providing electrical engineering leadership to ensure the project maintains compliance with Legislative, technical and HSE requirements to minimise risk to the business, its employees, and key stakeholders. Key Responsibilities· Investigate problems with electrical systems and develop projects and plant modifications (MoC’s) to address identified issues.· Facilitate design and project reviews, including HAZOP, HAZID and safety reviews.· Review high level designs and estimates of electrical engineering activities for future project proposals.· Provide support for evaluation for selection of preferred technology and subsequently preferred suppliers as part of the contract’s evaluation process of project development.· Prepare and check engineering designs, estimates, proposals, standards, and operational guides with other disciplines for operations and projects.· Provide support for electrical engineering deliverables on projects including the review of contract documentation and drawings provided to project manager for its comment by contractors, option studies, technology selection and selection of transmission point connection.· Work closely with technical development teams and liaise with other organisational disciplines to develop engineering designs, standards, and guides for operational and project-based work.· Prepare technical specifications, equipment datasheets and calculations, including HV/LV switchgear, distribution equipment, control systems and electrical protection settings.· Provide support for managing interfaces between the project or site and various Regulatory bodies including network service providers under statutory requirements for a project.· Provide technical assistance in the ongoing monitoring and administration of contracts, including the raising of requests for information and the assessment and recommendation of claims for payment from suppliers.· Provide supervisory and technical assistance for any on-site commissioning work.· Provide mentoring to graduate electrical engineers. Qualifications and Experience· Formal engineering qualifications at engineering degree level in Electrical engineering with a minimum of 10 years’ experience following graduation.· Member of the Institution of Engineers, Australia, CPEng.· Member of the Board of Professional Engineers Queensland, RPEQ.· CPR/LV rescue.· Experience in power system and earth grid analysis using modelling software.· Experience in industrial power generation, protection design and control systems.· Hazardous Area Design and Classification (desirable).· Experience with the requirements of the National Electricity Rules for Generators (desirable).· Understanding of electrical safety, functional safety (AS61508/61511) requirements (desirable).
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
Job Overview: The role demands a dynamic and enthusiastic Consultant with experience of working in multi-discipline teams through various design phases, as well as having an active interest in assisting clients and the wider energy industry through the transition to Net Zero.Due to continued and expected growth with our onshore engineering capability we are looking to strengthen our onshore Civils Engineering capability.The role will also demand the candidate to be adaptable to varying assignments at short notice and multi-task for delivery of concurrent assignments, as required, as well as be able to convey the Company's competencies, vision and values to internal and external clients.Key Responsibilities and Duties: Production of calculations, specifications, and drawings for a wide variety of projects.FEED and Pre-FEED multi-discipline studies.Cut and fill optimisationDrainage solutionsRoad/pavement layout and designReinforced concrete design Requirements: Engineering Degree in Civil Engineering or equivalent3+ years experience with good Civil Engineering knowledge, ideally aligned to Oil & Gas / Energy industriesDemonstrable experience of supporting studies from conceptual engineering up to and beyond FEEDPreparation of material estimates and specifications.Experience in reviewing impact on existing site designs, determination of constructability methodologyAbility to identify project risks and prepare mitigation plans.Experience in development engineering scopes of works (SOW) & CTR hour estimates If you feel the above criteria applies to you, please do not hesitate to apply.