Connecting...

Offshore Structural Engineer - Tidal

Job Title: Offshore Structural Engineer - Tidal
Location: Southampton
Industry:
Salary: 450000 + health care
Job Published: September 09, 2016 12:18

Job Description

Full Description:
Our client is a renewable energy company operating offshore and onshore wind facilities in and around the UK. They are currently recruiting for an Offshore Structural Engineer based in the UK.

Overview:
* The Offshore Structural Engineer will be working on offshore wind, wave and tidal projects
* The role will include technical trouble-shooting, diagnostics and some site-based work, in the diverse environments of offshore renewables
* A good knowledge of corrosion protection, and how this impacts design decisions and design life will be required
* There will be a need to liaise with Independent Verification Bodies and other consultants and contractors on technical issues, so a wide engineering understanding and strong ability to communicate is required
* Experience of offshore operations and maintenance is a key skill desirable for the role
* Please note this position will require some travel within the UK and overseas
* Training will be provided in areas where the candidate’s skills and knowledge need to be enhanced to meet the needs of the role

Requirements:
* Degree qualified with experience in a related engineering field
* You will possess knowledge and experience of structural analysis using FE and traditional structural analysis software
* You will have experience in design and analysis of steel structures, and a thorough understanding of corrosion protection, and how this impacts on design
* Experience of floating structures, design in concrete, and offshore working would be beneficial