Taylor Hopkinson has an exciting opportunity for an Operations & Maintenance Manager (OFTO & BoP Electrical) required for a Scottish offshore wind farm. This is a permanent role based in Fraserburgh.
Reporting to the Head of Operations and Maintenance the Operations & Maintenance Manager (OFTO & Balance of Plant HV/LV Electrical) is responsible for defining and implementing the operations and maintenance strategy for OFTO related assets and all Balance of Plant HV/LV Electrical Equipment.
Plan and manage the execution of all O&M activity relating to OFTO assets and Balance of Plant Electrical equipment
Responsible for the safe and efficient handover of assets from construction and commissioning teams
Manage OFTO and Transmission Network Operator relationships
Supervise the activities of all subcontractors executing scopes of inspection and maintenance activity on OFTO and Balance of Plant Electrical equipment
Responsible for the coordination and management of onshore/offshore cable repair activities in the event of defects, damage or faults
Manage access arrangements with the OFTO party in relation to ongoing operation and maintenance of retained equipment with the OSP's (66kV switchgear and inter array cabling)
Degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent
Extensive experience in an O&M environment within the offshore wind, Oil and Gas or Electrical Transmission industry
Broad experience of the management of electro mechanical safety rules systems (preferably with experience as an authorized person or senior authorized person)
Experience of installation and/or commissioning of electrical transmission assets
Significant experience as operations manager, supervisor, shift manager with demonstrable responsibility for documentation packages as authorizing engineer or similar
Team player, capable of working independently and as part of a cross departmental/international team
Proactive, able to build a rapport quickly and be a self-starter from day one