Metocean Engineer

Location London
Discipline: Consultancy
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Competitive Package
Contact name: Bradley Elliott

Contact email: bradley.elliott@executive-integrity.com
Job ref: BBBH577_1668600528
Published: 21 days ago
Expiry date: 14 Jan 2024 23:59

Job title: MetOcean Engineer

Location: Hamburg/London/Glasgow​

Who are we recruiting for?

Our client is the leading consultancy in Offshore Wind, specialising in offshore and coastal engineering. Incorporating Oceanography and Meteorology, to report conditions in various locations worldwide in areas such as climate, wind and wave. Ensuring offshore activities are safe to operate. Their specialist team of Engineers and Consultants work closely with other companies and provide a detailed understanding of the processes and interfaces within an offshore wind project throughout the different development phases of the project.

What will you be doing?

This role will be multi-functional, including modelling and design criteria development, delivery of wind and/or oceanographic measurement campaigns and data quality control and assurance. In addition, duties include:

  • Provide clients with specialist metocean support across a range of offshore projects, from the early stages of development through to construction and into operation.

  • Preparation of metocean analysis, offer expertise and studies for feasibility and early design considerations.

  • Produce and/or support wind resource and metocean measurement strategies as well as campaign design.

  • Support the preparation and management of tenders for offshore and onshore metocean measurement services.

  • Manage onshore and offshore measurement campaigns on behalf of the client.

  • Independent campaign monitoring, data checks and regular reporting.

  • Weather downtime analysis for different scopes including surveys, transport, installation and O&M.

  • Support the package management for the wind resource and Metocean package.

  • Plan, manage and review third party metocean study reports to ensure high quality project inputs as part of technical due diligence projects.

  • Contribute to development of in-house capability for metocean analysis.

  • Represent services and capabilities at conferences to customers and stakeholders of this industry.

Are you the ideal candidate?

  • Bachelor or Masters degree in any engineering field is essential.

  • Up to 5 years of professional experience in metocean, ideally within the offshore wind industry.

  • Strong analytical skills.

  • Experience in analysis of metocean condition.

  • Fluent in English, further language skills in addition are very welcome.

  • Strong presentation and communication skills (both verbal and written).

  • Excellent ability to produce clear written reports and presentations in English.

  • Able to work effectively within a consultancy environment.

  • Experience in analysis of metocean conditions.

  • Fluent in English, further language skills in addition are very welcome.

  • Strong presentation and communication skills (both verbal and written).

  • Excellent ability to produce clear written reports and presentations in English.

  • Able to work effectively within a consultancy environment.

What's in it for you?

  • Work within the top consultancy in offshore wind

  • Competitive salary

  • Flexible Hybrid Working

​Who are we?

Executive Integrity is a global executive search and recruitment consultancy for a more sustainable world with a focus on talent within the Maritime and Renewable Energy sectors. We give a proportion of all our profits to Renewable World, a charity that develops affordable and innovative renewable energy solutions to poverty-stricken communities.

For every placement we make, we plant a tree with the National Trust.​