Green Door Recruitment www.gd-rec.com firstname.lastname@example.org 0845 337 2773
Mechanical Systems Design Engineer – Wind Turbines (based in Heerenveen, The Netherlands)
Location: , Outside US (Netherlands)
Employment Type: Full Time (Experienced)
Job ID: 9764
Mechanical Systems Design Engineer – Wind Turbines (based in Heerenveen, The
Netherlands), ref 1107-33
Travel Requirement: Regular business travel which will include overnight stays.
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 Mechanical Engineering team is growing and as a result we have a requirement for a
Mechanical Systems Engineer.
The primary elements of this role are system design, component selection and specification
of the mechanical systems (drives, transmission, brakes, bearings) for onshore and
offshore wind turbines.
Key aspects of the work include:
Design of drives, transmission, brakes and bearings using:
Analytical analysis sheets;
BLADED (standard signal processing software).
Use of system design and specifications to select components.
Weekly meetings with manufacturers of wind turbine components and collection of
Working independently and as part of an integrated team.
To be successful in this role, you will need to demonstrate the following qualification,
professional expertise and personal attributes:
Technical / Professional Expertise:
A Master degree in Engineering with mechanical systems content.
Working knowledge of all types of mechanical systems in areas such as wind turbines,
cranes, off-highway vehicles and off shore installations or knowledge of a particular
specialist area of mechanical systems for wind turbines.
Use of signal processing, or gear/bearing analysis tools.
Previous experience of designing specifications for wind turbines or other large
dynamically loaded machines or constructions.
Flexible approach to work, to ensure deadlines are met.
Capable of working independently and as part of an integrated team.
Good organizational and effective time management skills.
Ability to develop and maintain effective relationships with suppliers.
Ability to communicate effectively in English both written and oral.