RSS Feed http://www.cleantechrecruits.com en-us Sun, 20 Apr 2014 22:31:43 GMT Sun, 20 Apr 2014 22:31:43 GMT http://www.cleantechrecruits.com/rss/ Weblog Editor 2.0 editor@example.com webmaster@example.com <![CDATA[Offshore Consultant Engineer - Wind Farm Due Diligence (based in Beijing, China)]]> http://www.cleantechrecruits.com/display_job/9754/Offshore_Consultant_Engineer_-_Wind_Farm_Due_Diligence_(based_in_Beijing,_China).html Offshore Consultant Engineer - Wind Farm Due Diligence (based in Beijing, China), ref 1107-23

Travel Requirement: Regular

Role Purpose
Our client is the world's largest independent technical and engineering consultancy for renewable energy. They are the recognised global authority on onshore and offshore wind power and also serve the wave, tidal and solar sectors.

We have an immediate vacancy for an Offshore Engineer within the Beijing office to support the growing offshore market services in the greater China region. The role will involve execution of engineering studies, design work, specifications and due diligence work on behalf of clients for offshore wind projects.

In this role you will provide support to offshore wind activities for the greater China market, supported by the wider offshore team but also working in support of activities in other markets.

Essential duties and responsibilities include:

Tendering for project work for clients covering the full range of activities performed by the Offshore Team, which currently include site scoping / selection using GIS tools, feasibility and front-end engineering, wind resource and energy assessment, engineering support pre-construction and through design, fabrication and construction for clients / main contractors, support structure (Wind Turbine Generators and OHVS) detailed design, due diligence for investors and lenders, training courses run for external clients.
Reporting and technical responsibility for project work such as described above.
Support for business development activities to broadening capability of the Offshore Team through personal competencies and also through the sub-team to be developed in China.
Technical presentations to clients.
Knowledge-sharing with the Offshore Team and other colleagues.

Person Specification
To be successful in this role, and our business, you will need to demonstrate the following qualification, professional expertise and personal attributes:

Technical / Professional Expertise
Be qualified to university degree level, or equivalent, in a relevant engineering discipline;
Possess excellent project management, communication and problem solving skills and experience;
Have a thorough knowledge of the offshore wind business, particularly as may be applied to China and Asia region;
Have a minimum of 2 years of experience of offshore engineering. Experiences with the Asia wind industry is essential.

Competency Requirements
Be able to understand, interpret and prepare technical reports both in English and Chinese. Fluent in Mandarin (reading, writing and speaking) is essential;
Be able to communicate effectively in both languages including via remote link. Fluency in other languages would be an advantage;
Have well developed IT skills;
Experience of designing and delivering presentations to a high standard
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<![CDATA[IT Helpdesk Support Engineer - Business Support (based in Beijing, China)]]> http://www.cleantechrecruits.com/display_job/9753/IT_Helpdesk_Support_Engineer_-_Business_Support_(based_in_Beijing,_China).html IT Helpdesk Support Engineer - Business Support (based in Beijing, China), ref 1107-22

Travel Requirement: occasional need to travel to our other offices, including international travel.

Role Purpose
Our client is the world's largest independent technical and engineering consultancy for renewable energy. They are the recognised global authority on onshore and offshore wind power and also serve the wave, tidal and solar sectors.

Working as part of a global team to provide local IT technical support for the Beijing office. The support will be for 30+ colleagues for both Onshore & Offshore projects.

Daily maintenance and troubleshooting of the IT hardware (PCs, copiers, printers, telephone router, VPN router etc).

Maintain the MS Windows domain
Provide technical support for MS Office, and issue necessary working instructions.
Maintain the file server and run the back up.
Maintain the computer and telephone network, including administration of payment.
Support the company in providing and researching IT solutions for the office.
Provide regular updates to the IT Manager in Bristol, UK.
Escalation of issues to third party companies as appropriate.
Any other tasks assigned by the manager, eg assisting office admin where necessary.
Work with and escalate issues to appropriate IT support teams located around the world.

Person Specification
To be successful in this role, and our business, you will need to demonstrate the following qualification, professional expertise and personal attributes:

Technical / Professional Expertise
Highly proficient in MS Windows domain and Office.
Familiar to configuration of network and TCP/IP.
Tape backup system using BackupExec software.
Experience in a similar office supporting 30~50 users.
An upper second class degree and MCSE and CCNA would be preferred.
Competency Requirements
Fluent in English and Chinese, and English report writing capabilities.
Able to act quickly and effectively under pressure.
The ability to plan and organize own workload.
The client has offices all over the globe. Employees are predominantly technical and represent a variety of engineering disciplines.

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<![CDATA[Energy and Development Engineer - onshore wind farms, French, Swiss and North African market]]> http://www.cleantechrecruits.com/display_job/9755/Energy_and_Development_Engineer_-_onshore_wind_farms,_French,_Swiss_and_North_African_market.html Energy and Development Engineer - onshore wind farms, French, Swiss and North African market (based in Paris, France), ref 1107-24

Travel Requirement: Some site work and therefore travel

Role Purpose
Our client is the world's largest independent technical and engineering consultancy for renewable energy. They are the recognised global authority on onshore and offshore wind power and also serve the wave, tidal and solar sectors.

The primary focus of this role is to undertake technical analysis of onshore wind farms at the pre-construction stage of development. This will involve producing detailed, high quality reports for clients to enable them to decide upon the feasibility of developing the site as a wind farm.

This role will be primarily focused on the French, Swiss and North African market.

Undertake energy production assessments which include - site visits, wind data processing and quality checking, correlation analysis, wind flow and wake modelling, review of energy losses, statistical analysis and produce a report.
Undertake site conditions assessments which include elements of the above but also a review of extreme wind speed, ambient and wake induced turbulence intensity, wind shear and temperature range.
Produce detailed reports which review the feasibility of sites for development which will include, feasibility studies, site meteorological measurements, shadow flicker assessment, noise modelling, visual impact assessment.
All of the above work will be undertaking following Energy Group best practice analytical techniques.
You will be involved in checking the work of others to ensure that it complies with Energy Group best practice techniques.
You will be required to visit sites and meet clients.
Managing multiple projects to ensure they are completed within timescale and budget.
Participate in R&D projects as and when required.
Any other duties as directed by line management.

Person Specification:
To be successful in this role, and the business, you will need to demonstrate the following qualification, professional expertise and personal attributes:

Technical / Professional Expertise
On appointment:

A minimum of a 5-year degree in an engineering, physics, atmospheric science or mathematics field (Grandes Ecoles) or equivalent.
Aptitude for statistical analysis of data.
Ability to write and compose clear and accurate reports in English and French when necessary.
Two years experience in the onshore Wind Industry
Exposure and familiarity with wind energy industry software and measurement techniques.

Desirable:
Competency Requirements
Good organisational and effective time management skills as you will be required to handle multiple projects.
Ability to work in a pressurised consultancy environment - operating to tight timescales.
Excellent inter-personal and communication skills in English and French (both oral and written).
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<![CDATA[Tidal Bladed Product Manager (based in Bristol, UK)]]> http://www.cleantechrecruits.com/display_job/9756/Tidal_Bladed_Product_Manager_(based_in_Bristol,_UK).html Tidal Bladed Product Manager (based in Bristol, UK), ref 1107-26
Travel Requirement: Regular within Europe, occasionally worldwide
Role Purpose:
Our client is the world's largest independent technical and engineering consultancy for renewable energy. Recognised as the global authority on onshore and offshore wind power and also serving the wave, tidal and solar sectors.
This role spans two departments. It is based in the Marine department which is responsible for commercial consultancy and business development within the tidal turbine industry, but will involve constant interaction with the Design Tools department which is responsible for the development of the software product.
The successful applicant will be required to lead the further development, sales and support of the leading commercial simulation tool for tidal turbines: "Tidal Bladed". You will be involved in a range of activities including:
Promoting the product within the emerging tidal turbine industry. This could be at conferences, industry events and clients facilities.
Researching, specifying, developing and managing the implementation of new features of the software package "Tidal Bladed".
Supporting internal and external users of the software, including investigating and analysing problems reported by users.
Functional testing of new versions.
Development of algorithms connected with dynamic simulation and loads analysis.
Modification of existing, and development of new engineering models.
Reviewing colleagues engineering model development and software coding.
Delivering training courses to external clients on the use of the software.
Person Specification:
To be successful in this role, and the business, you will need to demonstrate the following qualification, professional expertise and personal attributes:
Technical / Professional Expertise




Essential:
A good degree in engineering, mathematics, physics or a software related degree (at least 2.1 at masters level or relevant post graduate experience).
A good understanding of hydrodynamics.
An excellent understanding of physics and mechanical engineering fundamentals.
Desirable:
Programming experience using FORTRAN and C++.
Tidal turbine or marine renewables experience or training.
PhD level in tidal/rotor hydrodynamics.
Competency Requirements:
Good organisational and planning skills with the ability to work to deadlines.
Flexible approach with the ability to work in a multi-disciplined team under own initiative.
The ability to work under commercial pressure when providing user support.
Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
A willingness to travel within Europe and, on occasion, worldwide.
The successful applicant will need to demonstrate a desire to work on the development of a large software project.
Training specific to tidal turbine engineering will be given as appropriate. Career development support will be available, including support for obtaining chartered engineer status. Salaries are highly competitive and will be based upon the skills and experience of individuals.
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