RSS Feed http://www.cleantechrecruits.com en-us Tue, 21 Oct 2014 02:44:02 GMT Tue, 21 Oct 2014 02:44:02 GMT http://www.cleantechrecruits.com/rss/ Weblog Editor 2.0 editor@example.com webmaster@example.com <![CDATA[Senior Engineer Electrical Projects – Wind Farm & Solar PV (based in Oldenburg or Hamburg, Germany)]]> http://www.cleantechrecruits.com/display_job/9771/Senior_Engineer_Electrical_Projects_–_Wind_Farm_&_Solar_PV_(based_in_Oldenburg_or_Hamburg,_Germany).html Senior Engineer Electrical Projects – Wind Farm & Solar PV (based in Oldenburg or Hamburg, Germany), ref 1107-38

Travel Requirement: Frequent travel

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

To enhance the team, we are searching for a Senior Engineer to work in the Oldenburg or Hamburg office.

Responsibilities include:

Providing local electrical expertise.
Liaising with a wide range of clients, from wind farm developers to financial institutions.
PV Due Diligence analysis.
Working on multiple projects and managing own time to meet deadlines.
Managing the complete project lifecycle.
Producing tender proposals (including technical and financial aspects).
Managing the project work to ensure delivery of the scope, on time and on budget.
Closing out the work, ensuring the client is satisfied with the work and has been appropriately invoiced.
Undertaking preliminary design work, and liaising with the main electrical team for more detailed analysis.
Undertaking grid connection analysis and formal requests.
Technically reviewing electrical financial / commercial information.
Reviewing electrical documentation relating to wind farm design.
Construction of electrical works.
Operation and Maintenance, including H&S documents.
Solar project design.
Producing written reports and other documentation for delivery to the client.
Producing and delivering presentations, to clients and as part of commercial training courses.
Providing technical advice, directly to clients and to other parts of the group.
Leading electrical front-end engineering studies of offshore wind farms, requiring liaison with colleagues working in other project disciplines (cable burial, wind turbines, structural design).
Working within client teams on offshore wind farm projects, in the role of electrical package manager.
Liaising with industry suppliers, managing bidding processes, and providing critical bid assessment.
Undertaking site inspections of electrical works, and witnessing Factory Acceptance Tests.
Performing due diligence for clients.
Supporting the continuous improvement of the electrical quality documentation.
Team-building, supervising and mentoring of staff.
Participate in R&D projects from time-to-time.
Any other appropriate duties, as directed by line management.

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

Technical / Professional Expertise
Hold an appropriate degree/higher degree in Electrical and/or Electronic Engineering, or be able to demonstrate equivalent education, training and personal development.
Significant practical commercial experience in undertaking electrical project engineering.
Familiarity with local regulations and procedures / processes.
Ability to produce clear written reports and communicate verbally in German and English.
Familiar with working to international standards, national rules, and certification body requirements.
Good IT skills, and experience using MS Office suite packages.
Experience working within the distribution or transmission network industry.
Commercial experience working within the renewables industry.
Previous experience of supervising / mentoring staff.
Membership of professional body and chartered engineer status.
Health and Safety training.
Experience of working on-site, particularly as an authorised person.
Ability to work in additional languages.

Competency Requirements
Capable of working both independently and as part of an integrated team.
Good organisation and time management skills.
Adaptable and able to cope with a wide variety of tasks.
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<![CDATA[Turbine Engineer – Wind Turbine Independent Engineering Technical Review 1107-39 (based in Hinnerup, Denmark)]]> http://www.cleantechrecruits.com/display_job/9772/Turbine_Engineer_–_Wind_Turbine_Independent_Engineering_Technical_Review_1107-39_(based_in_Hinnerup,_Denmark).html Turbine Engineer – Wind Turbine Independent Engineering Technical Review 1107-39 (based in Hinnerup, Denmark), ref 1107-39

Travel Requirement: Occasional

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.

The role is to support current turbine experts in performing technical reviews of turbine designs, and to support the turbine review work at the group.

Responsibilities include:
Providing support in performing technical reviews of turbines.
Providing local electrical expertise to the Hinnerup office.
Liaising with a wide range of clients, from wind farm developers to financial institutions.
Managing the project work to ensure delivery of the scope, on time and on budget.
Undertaking grid connection analysis in conjunction with the electrical group.
Reviewing documentation relating to turbine design, turbine components, turbine manufacturing, turbine verification (certification, component testing and turbine measurements), and operation and maintenance, including H&S documents.
Producing and delivering presentations to clients.
Providing technical advice, directly to clients and to other parts of the group.
Undertaking site inspections of turbines and turbine assembly.
Participate in R&D projects from time-to-time.
After some experience in the role, the successful candidate can expect to manage the complete project lifecycle.

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

Technical / Professional Expertise:
Hold an appropriate degree/higher degree in engineering, or be able to demonstrate equivalent educational, training, and personal development.
Practical technical experience in turbine design and design verification.
Expert with wind turbine design verification procedures/processes (academic or industrial/commercial).
Familiarity with wind turbine manufacturing and services of turbines (academic or industrial/commercial).
Ability to produce clear written reports and communicate verbally in English.
Familiar with working to international standards, national rules and certification body requirements.
Good IT skills, and experience in using MS Office suite packages.
Ideally, you will have some experience (academic or industrial) of applying electrical engineering skills, although this is not a compulsory requirement.

Competency Requirements
Capable of working independently, and as part of an integrated team.
Good organisation and time management skills.
Adaptable and able to cope with a wide variety of tasks.
This is a fantastic opportunity to develop your project management and technical skills, as well as to apply your electrical engineering skills in an international setting.
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<![CDATA[Civil Engineer - Wind farm projects (based in South West England)]]> http://www.cleantechrecruits.com/display_job/9773/Civil_Engineer_-_Wind_farm_projects_(based_in_South_West_England).html Civil Engineer - Wind farm projects (based in South West England), ref 1101-14

Travel Requirement: Regular travel, both nationally and internationally.

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 role will involve working with the PDS and IE teams to provide general civil expertise throughout the development, procurement and construction phases of a wind farm project, including geotechnical, conceptual design, technical due diligence, design review and acting as Lenders and Owners Civil Engineer during the construction phase.

The main purpose of this role is to provide Civil Engineering expertise to the PDS and IE teams

Provide Civil Engineering expertise to the PDS and IE teams including:
Conceptual wind farm design - foundations, access tracks, hard standings, drainage etc
Specification of Civil Balance of Plant
Transport/Access studies
Specifying and managing Site Investigations and topographical
Interpretation of geotechnical reports
Detailed design review including foundation structural design
Developing and drafting detailed design drawings
Acting as Owners Civil Engineer and undertaking site inspections and providing QA of Civil Works during Construction
Technically reviewing civil financial / commercial information
Work with the PDS/IE team to promote and deliver the groups Civil Engineering Services
Undertaking Civil design work in the UK and other markets.
Liaising with the Global Civil Engineer Group on latest technical issues.
Supporting the companies procurement services including providing civil engineering expertise in drafting technical specifications and reviewing tender responses and negotiations.
Performing technical due diligence of civil specifications
Liaising with a wide range of clients from wind farm developers to financial institutions
Liaising with industry suppliers, managing bidding processes and providing critical bid assessment
Work on multiple projects, managing own time to meet deadlines.
Managing the complete project lifecycle
Producing tender proposals (including technical and financial aspects),
Managing the project work to ensure delivery of the scope on time and budget
Closing out the work, ensuring the client is satisfied with the work and has been appropriately invoiced.
Producing written reports and other documentation for delivery to the client
Providing technical advice both directly to clients and to other parts of business
Supporting the continuous improvement of the civil quality documentation
Supervising and mentoring of staff
Any other appropriate duties as directed by line management
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:
On appointment:

An appropriate degree/higher degree in Civil Engineering
Chartered Engineer status
Significant practical commercial experience undertaking civil project engineering
Civil design capability
Geotechnical study specification and review
Appreciation of civil engineering content of a modern windfarm
Familiarity with local (UK) regulations, Eurocodes and procedures/processes
Good understanding of the UK H&S legislation
Good IT skills, and experience using MS Office suite packages and AutoCAD or Microstation
Desirable:

Experience of coordinating geotechnical studies
Capable of managing an integrated team
Experience of coordinating transport/access studies
Experience working within the renewables industry
Health and Safety training
Competency Requirements
Capable of working independently.
Good organisation and time management skills
Adaptability, and able to cope with a wide variety of tasks.
Ability to produce clear written reports and communicate verbally in English.
Ability to produce construction quality drawings
Familiar with working to international standards.

You will be in regular contact (phone/email/meetings) with the Client (Lenders and Owners) and Client's project team as well as construction contractors, stakeholders and other third parties.

You will be in regular contact with the UK IE/PDS manager for reporting, decision making and issue escalation. This may include phone call, emails, team meetings and one-to-one meetings as appropriate.

You will work closely with other PDS, IE, Energy and Electrical engineers in their local offices, and will have contact with the wider civil community.
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<![CDATA[Control System Applications Engineer - Wind & Marine Energy sectors (based in Bristol, UK)]]> http://www.cleantechrecruits.com/display_job/9774/Control_System_Applications_Engineer_-_Wind_&_Marine_Energy_sectors_(based_in_Bristol,_UK).html Control System Applications Engineer - Wind & Marine Energy sectors (based in Bristol, UK), ref 1107-40

Travel Requirement: Regular

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

An opportunity exists in the Control group for a Control System Applications Engineer.

The team has undertaken projects with a huge range of manufacturers and research institutes around the world, and it is now widely regarded as the industry's foremost wind and marine current turbine control system design centre. The Control team supplies control system design, software, technology transfer and testing services to the turbine manufacturers during their prototype turbine development phase.

Software development relies predominantly on Microsoft development tools, work item tracking, and source code control. Eclipse is used for Java projects, as well as various PLC vendor specific tool chains for embedded software. Reporting and analysis tools include Microsoft Office and Matlab.

Responsibilities include:
Development and deployment of in-house code and documentation generation tools, targeting a range of embedded PLC platforms in use across the wind and marine energy sectors.
Developing bespoke ANSI C control system implementation software.
Deploying wind turbine hardware in the loop simulation tools for in-house and client testing of controller software.
Deployment testing sessions at clients' factories, and wind turbine commissioning
Advising clients on the design and implementation of control system hardware.

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
This is the perfect opportunity for an individual with an enthusiasm for both the software and applications aspects of control work. Working in a small, hard working and technical team, you will have excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, with the ability to express yourself technically within the team and in front of clients.

The following requirements are also essential for the role:
At least an upper second class degree in engineering, software, maths or physics.
An understanding of formal software design practice.
Industrial experience with C & C++, and preferably a range of other languages.
Analytical capabilities, including statistics, linear systems and frequency domain analysis.
Ability to demonstrate an understanding of real time and embedded control system design issues.
Experience with serial communication.
Ability to demonstrate knowledge and application of basic mechanical and electrical engineering principles.
Competency Requirements
Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
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