Independent Wind Engineer

Location PL-Warszawa
Requisition ID
2020-14257
Business Area
Energy
Category/Discipline
Engineering
Location Details
Warsaw
Position Type
Permanent Employee (Previously A)
Close Date (dd/mm/yyyy)
9/8/2020

Local Unit & Position Description

As an Independent Wind Engineer, you will be responsible for providing technical reports and consulting relating to due-diligence, bankability reviews, construction monitoring and other services for on- and offshore wind turbine technologies. Billability targets will be established on an annual basis taking into account the level of effort required for high value non-billable activities.


The ideal candidate should be an engineer/ technician with a solid educational background in and strong affinity to renewable energies and minimum 2 years of professional experience in this field, wanting to apply his or her technical skills to a rapidly growing and prospering renewable energy technology consulting field.


You will be responsible for providing project deliverables on time and under budget and to the high-quality standards of DNV GL. The candidate will also be responsible for Client interactions, including technical review and discussion and review of project deliverables, in addition to providing support in resolving project-related issues. DNV GL applies the seller-doer principle, meaning that the technical staff is also responsible to a certain degree for business development and sales.


Candidates need to have an understanding and working experience with wind turbine systems including the corresponding infrastructure. Typical duties may include:

  • Technical review and consulting;
  • Preparation of technical reports for Customers;
  • Support the preparation of offers and tenders;
  • Conduct site visits and monitoring construction activities;
  • Project responsibility;
  • Support in and administration of project-documentation;
  • Following up on open issues with the Client, including coordinating input on such issues from internal technical specialists as necessary;
  • Completing projects in budget, time and quality;
  • Attending meetings with Clients;
  • Assuming business development and sales tasks;
  • Support teamwork throughout the immediate and greater organization, including international projects.

Position Qualifications

  • University (also UAS) degree or equivalent technical education (e.g. in mechanical/electrical/industrial/civil engineering);
  • Professional experience in due diligence work on wind turbine projects;
  • Understanding of the wind power industry in general and multi-megawatt wind turbine projects specifically;
  • Understanding of the renewable energy sector, including Polish and European wind market;
  • Knowledge of energy storage systems or smart grid applications a plus;
  • Excellent Polish and English language skills (both spoken and written); Russian language would be considered a plus;
  • Ability to compose clear and accurate reports in English and Polish;
  • Knowledge of MS Office solutions (Word, Excel, PowerPoint); advanced knowledge would be a plus (e.g. macros, VBA, Excel Pivot Tables);
  • Business Development or sales experience would be an advantage;
  • Valid driver’s license;
  • Willingness and ability to travel up to 20% of the time domestically and 5% internationally to conferences, client meetings, wind farm sites, and internal meetings;
  • Must be able to climb a wind turbine (also offshore) or a ladder onto a rooftop to inspect an installation.

Personality profile:

  • Diligent and team-oriented;
  • Confident manner, independent and structured way of acting;
  • Ability to approach and win colleagues or Customers for the achievement of project goals;
  • Ability to resolve conflicts and work solution-oriented;
  • Reliable and detail-oriented in day to day project affaires;
  • Critical thinking and problems solving skills;
  • Project Management skills, good organisational and effective time management skills as you may be required to handle multiple projects;
  • Ease with holding public presentations;
  • Positive attitude, takes on initiatives, detailed-focused, and results oriented;
  • Self-motivated, proactive, high sense of responsibility and personal integrity.

Our mission is to safeguard life, property and the environment. By joining us, you will work toward our meaningful vision: to make a global impact for a safe and sustainable future. DNV GL offers a congenial working environment, competitive salaries, and an exceptional benefits package.


If you feel that this is the place for you, apply!

 

* Please send us your CV in English.
* Please note we may close this position earlier in case of finding successful candidates.

Company & Business Area Description

DNV GL is a global quality assurance and risk management company. Driven by our purpose of safeguarding life, property and the environment, we enable our customers to advance the safety and sustainability of their business. Operating in more than 100 countries, our professionals are dedicated to helping customers in the maritime, oil & gas, power and renewables and other industries to make the world safer, smarter and greener.

Equal Opportunity Statement

DNV GL is an Equal Opportunity Employer and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to gender, religion, race, national or ethnic origin, cultural background, social group, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, age or political opinion. Diversity is fundamental to our culture and we invite you to be part of this diversity!

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