Electrical Engineer - Wind Turbines

Mane Contract Services
Apr 20, 2022
May 15, 2022
Wind Engineering
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Firm, Consulting Engineering
MANE Contract Services are now recruiting Electrical Engineers - Wind Turbines to work on UK based Offshore Wind Farms and with some of the biggest wind farm developers and turbine manufacturers in the industry!

This is a great opportunity for an Engineer who is experienced in WTG commissioning with experience ideally within the Onshore/Offshore wind industry to work with a major player within the sector.

Main Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the coordination of commissioning for the mechanical and electrical systems of the transition piece and WTG at the assembly/construction sites
  • Organising and supporting commissioning of the transition piece and WTG pre-assembly.
  • Planning, organising, monitoring, witnessing, and supporting site activities
  • Liaise with the Tower pre-assembly Engineer and the marshalling harbor team for the organization of the activities inside the towers, provide specialist support in the field to ensure safe operations to required QA standards.
  • Participate in the risk assessment of technical aspects of the project and the development and application of appropriate risk mitigation measures.
  • Supporting the coordination and attending multiple site location activities to ensure mechanical completion and commissioning activities are completed, signed and verified.
  • Reviewing documentation, punch-list items and resolving any issues using Company project completions system

Experience & Skills Required:

  • University degree in a relevant field (e.g. mechanical/ electrical engineer)
  • Relevant practical work experience or project experience is an advantage
  • Experience with Gas Insulated Switchgear (GIS), MV/HV cabling and termination is highly beneficial.
  • Turbine network commissioning and operation
  • Offshore standards for marine operations (DNV, BV)
  • Good knowledge in electrical regulations (UK and US)
  • Extensive experience working within an electrical engineering environment such as LV and HV, instrumentation, HV cables, switchgears, SCADA and telecoms.
  • Knowledge and understanding of offshore wind farm construction, commissioning and/or operations in UK is desirable with knowledge of wind turbine technology together with grid connection transmission system highly beneficial.

If you feel this role is suitable to what you are looking for as your next job position, please get in contact with Dylan @ Mane today. You can contact via email d.mcfaulds@mane.co.uk to find out more information and apply. Alternatively, click "apply now" and we will get back to you!