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Project Manager / Project Engineer - Wind

Astute Technical Recruitment Ltd
Glasgow, City of Glasgow
£45000 - £55000/annum 20% bonus, EV leasing and more
Closing date
Jun 3, 2023

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Wind Engineering
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer, Project Manager
Organization Type
Wind Project Manager - Renewable Energy
Salary up to £55,000 + Package

Astute are proudly partnered with a leading engineering consultancy who specialise in providing technical support and consultancy services to developers, investors and owner-operators, supporting investments into renewable energy and infrastructure projects in support of the UK's transition to clean energy sources.

After recently opening a new office in Glasgow and in support of continual growth, we are seeking a Project Manager / Project Engineer with a technical background in the wind industry to join their growing Renewables Team. The key responsibility of the role will be to review and conduct technical due diligence to technical and engineering documentation in aid of wind farm developments. The successful candidate will have a demonstrable background in an engineering or project management role, working on new wind farm developments and projects.

This is a development type role, ideal for someone with 2-3 years of experience who will work under the Senior Wind Project Manager, who will coach, mentor and develop the successful candidate through to a senior position.

Roles & Responsibilities
Reporting to the Senior Wind Project Manager, you will be responsible for:
Review and conducting technical due diligence to technical drawings and documentations for wind farm developments and construction projects.
Conducting and reviewing feasibility studies.
Identifying potential technical and/or commercial risks for new projects.
Working with internal and external engineering or commercial teams to progress projects and provide technical expertise where required.
Network and make contact with industry suppliers and contractors where needed.
Consult with planning bodies, local authorities etc if necessary.

Skills & Qualifications
We are looking for someone with the following:
The successful candidate will have 2-3 years experience in Project Management / Project Engineering within the wind or renewable energy industry.
Strong project management experience in wind farm development, construction or operation.
Degree qualified such as BEng in Renewable Energy, Electrical Engineering, Civil Engineering or similar is essential.
Previous experience of conducting technical due diligence, reviews and feasibility studies would be a strong advantage.
Able to interpret engineering drawings, models, specifications and documentation.
Strong project management/engineering experience - able to manage multiple projects and track their progress.
Based within a commutable distance of Glasgow.
Able and willing to travel UK wide - some potential for Ireland too.
A Full UK Driving Licence is essential to this role - travel to remote locations is likely for this reason.

Salary & Package
What's on offer for this exciting role:
Salary up to £55,000 (depending on experience)
20% Bonus, EV Car purchase/leasing scheme, private medical and life assurance and more
25 days holiday plus bank holiday
Training and career development opportunities - Electric car purchase scheme, travel expenses,

How to apply?
Apply to this vacancy here or send a copy of your up-to-date CV and covering letter to (url removed) or call (phone number removed) to speak to Harry Slade 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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