Senior Electrical Engineer - Offshore Wind Farms

Senior Electrical Engineer - Offshore Wind Farms

Job Title: Senior Electrical Engineer - Offshore Wind Farms
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, London
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Reference: 9228CM
Contact Name: Cherie Moore
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 05, 2016 11:20

Job Description

Senior Electrical Engineer - Offshore Wind Farms

Up to £70,000 (D.O.E) plus benefits

Central London

We are currently seeking to recruit an experienced Senior Electrical Engineer, with an extensive knowledge of Offshore Wind Farms, to provide technical support and input within the design & development of an Offshore Wind Farm project. Our client is a leading organisation within the Renewable Energy sector, with the opportunity for an experienced Senior Electrical Engineer / Chartered Electrical Engineer to join their team based in their Central London offices.

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

  • Assisting in main electrical system design for the project, covering all aspects of onshore and offshore HV systems
  • Development of tender specifications, subsequent TQ clarifications & ensuring compliance with selected contractors
  • Technical issue resolution, with a focus on electrical plant related matters
  • A strong focus on safety through design and through life performance of assets
  • Project expert for HV electrical plant - Onshore & Offshore Sub-station
  • Other duties as required

To be considered for this opportunity, you must have experience in Project Engineering in Offshore Wind or similar industry, and be educated to degree level ideally in electrical power engineering and those who are Chartered Electrical Engineers are desirable. You should have a working knowledge of HV GIS/AIS Switchgear 33kV - 400kV, large transformers up to 400MVA, substation protection, control and interlocking arrangements, cables (LV, MV, HV, Fibre Optic, Signal Cable), etc.

This is a permanent position based in Central London. The package on offer includes an attractive basic salary up to £70,000 (depending on experience) plus company benefits.

This is a fantastic opportunity to be involved in new Offshore Wind Farm projects with a leading organisation within the Renewable Energy sector.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please email a copy of your latest CV to or call Cherie Moore on 02392 221 600.

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK.