Senior Cable Design Engineer - Offshore Wind

Senior Cable Design Engineer - Offshore Wind

Job Title: Senior Cable Design Engineer - Offshore Wind
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: benefits
Reference: BBBH11211_1516795126
Contact Name: Cherie Moore
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 24, 2018 11:58

Job Description

Senior Cable Design Engineer - Offshore Wind

Competitive Salary Plus Car Allowance, Bonus, etc.

London or Swindon based - extensive UK travel

We are currently seeking to recruit an experienced Senior Cable Design Engineer / HV Cable Engineer, with an in-depth understanding of the Offshore Wind Farm industry. Our client is a leading organisation within the Renewable Energy sector, with the opportunity for a Senior Cable Engineer to join their team in the involvement of existing and developing Offshore Wind Farm projects.

As a Senior Cable Engineer, you will be responsible for:

  • Developing HV / EHV cabling systems specifications
  • Design and installation / commissioning technical support
  • Preparing technical specs & EPC tender documents for Offshore Wind Farm array systems & transmission system export circuits
  • Perform technical calculations, including cable size and rating calculations
  • Acting as the "Owners Engineer" for Project Engineering & Construction
  • Design reviews / Verification of design
  • Other duties as required

To be considered for this opportunity, you should have a proven background in Power Cable Engineering, qualified to degree level or equivalent in a relevant engineering discipline. You should have a strong understanding of current Health & Safety legislation, and experience working with Transmission System Operators. You should also have experience working on Offshore Wind Farm projects and an appreciation of offshore cable installation methodologies.

This is a permanent position based in either the London or Swindon area, with extensive travel throughout the UK to various sites. The package on offer includes a competitive basic salary, plus company benefits including bonus, pension, healthcare and car allowance.

This is a fantastic opportunity to be involved with a number of Offshore Wind Farm projects, working with a leading organisation within the Renewable Energy industry.

If you are interested in applying for this position, please email a copy of your latest CV to or call Cherie Moore on 02392 288 217.

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