Offshore Wind Electrical Engineer

Harwich, United Kingdom

Offshore Wind Electrical Engineer
£40000 - £53000 per annum, Benefits: Competitive package

A global renewable energy firm are seeking an experienced  Offshore Wind Electrical Engineer  to join their team based in Harwich. However, you will be working offshore on our client's wind farm.   As an Offshore Wind Electrical Engineer you will provide engineering support to the wind farm operations, covering 56 wind turbines, LV/HV systems, array cables and a 24hr control facility. Site expert for all electrical infrastructure, specialised on LV equipment.  You will act as technical lead for the offshore LV installations and electrical equipment including WTG and offshore electrical infrastructures, develop and manage inspection campaigns to the continued asset integrity of major components such as WTG, transformers, cables, control systems and switchgear, and develop and manage a programme of plant condition monitoring, as well as, conduct onsite audits of Contractors O&M activities during both scheduled and unscheduled tasks.  Alongside this, you will be required to make critical decisions to protect long term asset integrity and where possible optimise the wind farm revenue.  

Skills and experience 
Electrical engineer experience in a power generation, offshore Wind or heavy industry environment,
B Eng or MEng preferred. HNC with sufficient and relevant experience will be considered,
Analytical approach to problem solving,
Excellent communication skills and an ability to engage specialists on complex operations,
Process driven with an interest in continuous improvement,
Experience of managing budgets and contractors,
Flexible due to the nature of the offshore environment,
Comfortable inspecting components offshore, often while working at height or in restricted spaces,
Comfortable working in an office environment, assessing large quantities of multidisciplinary engineering information to provide solutions via reports and presentations.

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