Turbine Engineer - Offshore Wind

Job Title: Turbine Engineer - Offshore Wind
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, London
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
REF: HQ00018505
Contact Name: Tom Wolsey
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 2 years ago

Our client is a leading Renewable Energy company who offer integrated services to the Offshore Wind sector.

They are currently looking to recruit a Turbine Engineer to join their expanding team.


  • Based within a project team environment, assisting the project development team with regards to offshore turbine selection for consenting design
  • Preparing ITTs and assessing manufacturers' proposals in terms of scope of services offered and evidence of reliable technical compliance
  • Preparing contract technical specifications
  • Coordinating the collation of technical documentation for turbine supply contracts
  • Liaising with turbine manufacturers to obtain information required by in-house and external designers and independent verification bodies.
  • Administering the technical elements of secured contracts through the manufacturing and construction phases
  • Administering technical queries during the detailed design and construction phases
  • Performing visits to manufacturing facilities and construction sites for inspection, test and progress meetings
  • Coordinating expert consultants as required
  • Coordination of Health, Safety, Quality and Environmental aspects through the manufacturing and construction phases
  • Working with other parts of the project team to ensure clarity and efficiency of interfaces (foundations, electrical system design, SCADA, wind farm control system, operation and maintenance, consents compliance, etc.)
  • Supporting the operation and maintenance team through analysis of turbine operation data, availability, production statistics and fault codes


Knowledge and Skills

  • Knowledge of offshore wind turbine contract development and management.
  • Knowledge of wind turbines for the offshore sector.
  • Knowledge of the health and safety standards required for site working.
  • Knowledge of marine construction and / or commissioning methodologies
  • Good skills to technically evaluate potentially complex machinery or equipment
  • Good communication skills including report writing (in English), presentation and the ability to communicate effectively with contractors and consultants
  • The ability to manage own workload and meet demanding timescales on a number of potentially simultaneous projects
  • The ability to work as a member of a team and to react positively to the varying challenges of construction projects
  • Ability to use Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Problem Solving Skills.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Experience of offshore wind turbines contract development and management.
  • Experience with wind turbines for the offshore sector.
  • Experience of managing contracts and contractors.
  • Relevant technical experience.
  • Experience of site working.
  • Experience of working within a manufacturing environment.
  • A degree in a suitable technical discipline (preferably electrical, but also mechanical or an equivalent).