Technical Compliance Advisor - Onshore Wind

Job Title: Technical Compliance Advisor - Onshore Wind
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Middlewich, Cheshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
REF: BBBH13929_1561623711
Contact Name: Kate Tyrrell
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 27, 2019

Job Description

Technical Compliance Advisor - Onshore Wind
Salary: Negotiable, dependent on experience
Location: Cheshire

We are looking to recruit a Technical & Due Diligence Advisor to join our Client, who has a reputation within the wind industry for developing onshore wind farms in the UK. With over 1GW built and ongoing projects on the horizon, this is an exciting opportunity to become a part of their success.

As onshore wind energy demand increases, our Client now have a need for a Technical & Due Diligence Advisor to join their team, to support with the assessment, design and construction of onshore wind farms by contributing to the technical and engineering due diligence, as well as management of the wind assets and internal and external communications.

As a Technical & Due Diligence Advisor, you will be responsible for:

  • Providing expert consultancy services on due diligence, including a technical assessment of wind farms.
  • Managing projects from concept to completion, whilst effectively communicating at all levels any opportunities or more efficient working methods, as identified.
  • Evaluating the structure of a development, reviewing technical documents including specifications, reports, proposals, calculations and contracts.
  • Understanding and evaluating the contracting structure of projects as well as the assessment of all contractors.
  • Travelling to visit sites across the UK.
  • Other duties as required.

To be considered for this role, you must have:

  • An Electrical Engineering degree or equivalent.
  • Minimum of 3 years' experience as a Technical Compliance Advisor or equivalent.
  • A thorough understanding of technical due diligence for large wind projects including specific risks associated to development, construction and operation.
  • Strong analytical skills and experience of using CAD
  • A keen interest in the renewables sector, specifically wind energy.
  • Willingness to travel within the UK and the flexibility to stay away.
  • Full UK Driving Licence is essential.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a leading developer in the Wind Energy Sector! Offering a competitive salary package, plus benefits including company car, annual leave, pension and life insurance.

If you would like to apply for this Technical Compliance Advisor role, please email a copy of your latest CV to or call Kate Tyrrell on 02392 222960.

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