Project Engineer - Wind Energy

North West
£28000 - £34000 Per Annum
19 Jun 2013
19 Jul 2013
Dominic Wall
Job Level
Entry Level
Contract Type
Full Time
Project Engineer - Wind Energy
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: £28k - £34k depending on experience
Location: North West
Consultant: Dominic Wall
Ref: PEW23

The Organisation:

The Green Recruitment Company is representing a growing developer/installer of small – medium size onshore wind projects in the UK. As a result of a new office location, this client is looking to strengthen their engineering team working on wind turbines - 11kw – 250kw in size.


• Project management of multiple single turbine sites.
• Preparation of grid connection applications.
• Assist in the assessment of potential sites and identify and check site access requirements and other construction issues.
• Expedite project build programs and manage the electrical connection on sites from initial start on site to commissioning of turbines.
• Ensuring Project Plan is kept on time and proper communication is maintained.
• Planning and co-ordination of the subcontractors.
• An office based job with travel to sites required occasionally.


• Regular reporting and updating to engineering team - highlighting risks, issues and impacts incorporating suggested solutions.
• Prepare cost estimates to project requirements.
• Participate in contract negotiations and meetings with suppliers.
• Conformity to all current regulations and standards required both during and following construction.
• Assist the planning team with technical input.
• Assess potential new sites for access and infrastructure requirements.
• Assisting in producing tenders and quote comparisons
• Monitoring and reporting of budgets.

Skills and Knowledge:

•Degree in Electrical Engineering/Mechanical Engineering.
•Proven project management and delivery skills
•Ability to work independently with remote management, and take responsibility for project delivery.
•Ability to work under pressure to tight deadlines on multiple projects without compromising safety or quality.
•Strong communication skills particularly verbal communication.
•Computing skills including MS office, MS project and AutoCAD
•Construction experience and knowledge of CDM and Health & Safety Practices an advantage.
•Excellent time management skills.
•Full UK driving license
The Green Recruitment Company is an Employment Business for interim, contract and temporary recruitment and acts as an Employment Agency in relation to permanent vacancies.

To apply for this role please contact:
Dominic Wall

+44 (0) 203 0022877