Wind Energy Consultant

NL-Arnhem
Requisition ID
2017-9170
Business Area
Energy
Category/Discipline
Consulting
Location Details
Arnhem
Position Type
Permanent employment
Close Date (dd/mm/yyyy)
31/12/2017

Local Unit & Position Description

Are you interested in the world of wind energy and do you want to advise and support customers with managing their risks throughout the complete life cycle?

 

Then this might be the job for you!

 

Who we are:

 

DNV GL is the world’s largest provider of independent renewable energy advice. We are the recognised authority in onshore wind energy, and we are at the forefront of the development of offshore wind, wave, tidal and solar sectors. Our company has a rich heritage in renewable energy stretching back to the 1970’s. We provide independent consultancy, technical and engineering services, products and training. Customers include renewable energy developers, investors, lenders, manufacturers, construction firms, owners, operators, insurers, non-profit/ government organizations, and large-scale utility firms. Our consultancy services cover the complete asset life cycle. The main goal is to secure and improve reliability, efficiency, safety, life time and environmental impact of technical installations at the lowest costs of energy.

 

Your tasks & responsibilities

 

As a Wind Energy Consultant, you will be working in projects on both onshore and offshore wind for our customers as team member and project task-leader.

You will also help identify market opportunities, develop our existing services and establish new services.

 

In doing so, you will:

 

  • Develop your technical knowledge in the field renewable energy
  • Develop new tools or models, e.g. to optimize the financial performance of wind farms
  • Write (or contribute to) clear and high quality reports and commercial offers
  • Be given the opportunity and guidance to grow to a consulting role where you execute, lead and sell projects to help customers realize the project goals and deliverables

Based on your experience, we will create a plan together with you for your development for the next few years. We will do this through our 70-20-10 philosophy: 70% learning on the job, 20% coaching and 10% training.

Position Qualifications

What we’re looking for:

 

We are looking for technical advisors who are team players, enthusiastic and who actively contribute to the success of our team and collaborate to create results.

 

What else?

 

  • Wind Energy Master;
  • up to 5 years of work experience in the energy industry would be preferred;
  • Strong communication and reporting skills in English language and preferably Dutch;
  • Motivated to learn about understanding the technical consequences of a business decision as well as the business consequences of a technical decision;
  • Capable to handle change and adapt to new requests or situations;
  • You are willing to travel abroad occasionally;
  • You have good networking capabilities.

 

What we're offering:

 

A challenging and varied job in a dynamic and international environment. You will be part of a professional team of about 200 committed colleagues with different back grounds. There are plenty of opportunities for personal growth through our 70-20-10 philosophy. Your home office will be at our Energy headquarters in Arnhem, the Netherlands. Naturally, the position is rewarded appropriately, including good fringe benefits such as a permanent contract, 38-hour work week, option to sell or buy extra leave days, laptop, smart phone and expense allowance.

Company & Business Area Description

Driven by our purpose of safeguarding life, property and the environment, DNV GL enables organisations to advance the safety and sustainability of their business. We provide classification and technical assurance along with software and independent expert advisory services to the maritime, oil & gas and energy industries. We also provide certification services to customers across a wide range of industries.

 

Combining leading technical and operational expertise, risk methodology and in-depth industry knowledge, DNV GL empowers our customers’ decisions and actions with trust and confidence. We continuously invest in research and collaborative innovation to provide customers and society with operational and technological foresight.

 

Originated in 1864, DNV GL operates globally in more than 100 countries with our 15,000 professionals dedicated to helping our customers make the world safer, smarter and greener.

 

DNV GL – Energy, with more than 2,300 experts in over 30 countries around the world, is committed to driving the global transition toward a safe, reliable, efficient, and clean energy future. With a heritage of 150 years, we specialize in providing world-class, innovative solutions in the fields of business & technical consultancy, testing, inspections & certification, risk management, and verification.

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