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Project & Site Optimisation Engineer - Wind

Astute Technical Recruitment Ltd
Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh
£55000 - £60000/annum Company Benefits
Closing date
Jun 3, 2023

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Wind Engineering
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Project & Site Optimisation Engineer
Edinburgh (or Dublin)
£(phone number removed) DoE + Company Benefits

Astute are proud to be working with a global wind energy business and one of the most industry-recognised OEMs. We're looking for a Project & Site Optimisation Engineer / Senior Project Engineer to join them to help their customers realise the potential of their assets. Having a technical and continuous improvement mindset is hugely important for the Project & Site Optimisation Engineer / Senior Project Engineer and you'd be joining an innovative business who're doing all they can to create a greener future.

Roles & Responsibilities
As the Project & Site Optimisation Engineer, you will be responsible for:
Conducting energy yield estimations, site verifications, load assessments and wind & site risk assessments
Carrying out 3D and CFD simulations on wind farm levels
Conducting verification of wind parameters for wind turbines (e.g. turbulence intensity, wind shear, flow inclination, extreme winds, etc.)
Proposing ways to maximise the Wind Farm Project while decreasing Cost of Energy based on customer needs
Developing and optimising internal processes
Communicating recommendations to internal and external clients and experts
Other duties as required

Skills & Qualifications
We are looking for someone with the following:
An engineering degree in a relevant area, ie mechanical or energy engineering
Someone who can complete energy yield investigations (using historical data and trying to forecast what it could be in the future) and site survey
3D or CFD simulation experience.
Prior experience in using special software such as WindPRO, WAsP, Meteodyn would be an advantage
Full UK driving licence

Salary & Package
What's on offer for this exciting role:
£(phone number removed) DoE
Life Insurance
Health Insurance
Cycle to work scheme
Hybrid working

How to apply?
To apply for this opportunity simply send a copy of your up-to-date CV and covering letter to (url removed) or call (phone number removed) to speak to Jack Atkinson who can tell you more.

INDRENAstute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. Astute is also committed to the government's Disability Confident Employer initiative. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful

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