Head of Foundations & Structural Engineering - Offshore Wind

Job Title: Head of Foundations & Structural Engineering - Offshore Wind
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Århus
Salary: 120,000 - 180,000
Reference: SFSDEE
Contact Name: Simon Evans-Jones
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 18, 2017 09:53

Job Description

Senior foundations & Structural Design Engineering Expert - Offshore wind

Arhus Region, Denmark

Intelligent Employment are recruiting for a Foundations & Structural Design Engineering Expert, a global organisation, specialising in offshore Wind Energy.


Your role:

Intelligent Employment are looking for a Senior Foundation & Structural Design Engineering Expert. The organizational area includes load calculations, towers and foundations. We create the towers and foundations, for offshore wind turbines and enable optimizations, new solutions and efficient project execution within this area.

Your responsibilities will include;

  • Deliver engineering project on time and budget
  • Ensure good hand-over of design to manufacturing and installation
  • Enable integrated support structure design including tower and foundation to achieve optimal design considering load calculation iteration for different support structures
  • Time planning and coordination of engineering activities in the foundation/support structure project
  • Manage technical interface within the foundation/support structure project and towards engineering subcontractors


We would like to hear from you if you have the following;

  • You have at least a master degree in structural, mechanical or offshore engineering
  • Experience from executing commercial scale offshore wind projects as e.g., a lead engineer within load iterations, structural design
  • Experience with managing project teams and succeeding in delivering technically scoped projects, and in preparing and following up on contracts with external suppliers
  • As a person you are proactive, motivating and self-determined. You take responsibility for your work and you possess strong analytical, coordination and collaboration skills
  • You are fluent in English, both orally an in writing


Additional information

Work location is Aarhus, Denmark with occasional travel to China.


Salary; In the region of 120,000 to 180,000 depending on level of experience


Company Profile:

Founded in the 1990’s, my client is one of the world’s leading Wind Power companies, with a presence in 6 continents. They are a fully integrated business that spans the whole product life cycle, including R&D and manufacturing, investment, sales, and service.