• Technical Construction & Engineering

Project Engineer, WTG Division

  • Posted: 1 week ago
  • Reference: SPD2108
  • Location: Vejle Amt, Vejle Amt, Denmark
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Salary: Market related
Vejle Amt, Vejle Amt

About the job

Seaway7, WTG Division is a specialist heavy transportation and installation contractor. We are looking for a Project Engineer to be a part of our expanding engineering team within the offshore Wind Turbine Installation segment with main activities based in Vejle, Denmark (for the right candidate an alternative workplace can be agreed).


Project Engineer

The Project Engineer needs to fit into our team with skills in both technical project management, structural/mechanical engineering and preferably knowledge within naval architecture, geotechnical and/or marine engineering.

Your main tasks will consist of providing input to or leading technical development projects, assisting our Tender Managers with technical documentation for WTG T&I projects, and being in the center of a small and highly skilled team preparing and executing Wind Turbine Installation T&I projects. All tasks will require utilizing both your engineering and technical management skills to prepare technical documentation, coordinate consultants and sub-contractors, as well as plan and lead installation vessel mobilizations on site.


Key tasks and responsibilities

  • Vessel, engineering and feasibility studies
  • Method statements and risk assessments
  • Prepare, facilitate and follow up on design and operational risk workshops
  • Participating in technical meeting with clients
  • Prepare or provide input to time schedules and budgets
  • Liaise with internal engineering and marine operation specialists
  • Coordinate engineering consultants and fabrication/mobilization sub-contractors
  • Lead planning and execution of vessel mobilizations
  • Ensure high quality and efficiency in own and sub-contracted work
  • Vessel drawings such as layouts and lifting assessments
  • Vessel stability and strength evaluations
  • Lift plans
  • Vessel operation and jacking procedures




A higher technical education in structural, geotechnical or mechanical engineering, marine technology, naval architecture or similar at BSc or MSc level.


Personal qualities

The successful candidate will be a highly motivated, committed, solution seeker able to work both independently as well as take a leading role within a team. At Seaway7, WTG Division, we are performance- and interest-based. You must have the curiosity and interest to actively deliver the best solution for the team and our clients. We are looking for a person who is innovative, yet rational and able to focus on workable solutions.


Experience and skills

Below are the desirable, but not required, skills and knowledge in our ideal candidates:

  • Experience with wind turbine transport and installation
  • Preferably knowledge on cranes and lifting operations
  • Relevant working experience for the role described

Engineering skills:

  • Understanding of design and manufacturing of steel structures as well as marine operations, vessel strength calculations, technical drawings and lifting operations.

Personal skills:

  • Trustworthy and reliable.
  • Great time management skills.
  • Excellent team player and ability to communicate with the team.
  • Can work independently.
  • Fluent in English and preferably communicative in Danish or another Scandinavian language.

Computer skills:

  • Some experience within Autodesk AutoCad and /or Inventor for overall drawing modifications/changes
  • Microsoft Office (Outlook, Excel, Word), and Microsoft Teams.


Why this could be a great opportunity for you!

We foster a work environment that seeks to develop personal growth. Seaway 7, WTG Division actively encourages everyone in our team to progress themselves in the direction that interests them.

  • You will be working with cutting edge technology and participate in installing offshore wind parks around the globe!
  • You become a member of a work environment that gives you the chance to explore new ideas and technologies!
  • You will be a part of the growing offshore wind industry!





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