Technical Expert - Offshore Wind Development Projects

Standort
Amsterdam, Flexible, Kolding, London
Bewerbungsfrist bis
31-12-2018
Ref.-Nr.
WO-00115
Vertragsart
Permanent

Do you want to shape the future?
Vattenfall is one of Europe’s largest electricity generators and producer of heat and operates in Sweden, Denmark, Germany, the Netherlands and the UK. Our strategy is to reduce emissions from power generation with a road map to achieving climate neutrality by 2050.
 
We are looking for the right person to fill the position as Technical Expert for our Offshore Wind Development Projects.
 
Your job as Technical Expert - Offshore Wind Development Projects
  • Manage the provision of budget estimates and corresponding fact books for installation of CIV / IAC / OSS / WTG as well as for construction management.
  • Steer and coordinate a group of budget engineers during the budget development and tendering / contracting phase with authorities related to the installation scope of the various main asset contracts.
  • Coordinate and oversee the delivery of pre-qualification material of Vattenfall’s bids to authorities related to installation of CIV / IAC / OSS / WTG.
  • Manage the delivery of tendering documents related to the installation of CIV / IAC / OSS / WTG.
  • Manage and participate in contract negotiation and finalization of contracts on the installation of CIV / IAC / OSS / WTG.
  • Manage that lessons learned are properly documented throughout the life of the project and included within the project close-out. Update the lessons learnt database and ensure that lessons learnt are shared and implemented within the organization.
  • Ensure that processes within the work package are standardized. Suggest and develop new procedures, checklists etc. where required.
  • Constantly lead the Change Management work and ensure the optimal project/business case decisions.
  • Ensure that processes within the work package are standardized. Suggest and develop new procedures, checklists etc. where required.
  • Other relevant ad-hoc projects or duties as required by Construction Support.
  • Provide and implement strategic input and support cross-project developments to improve Vattenfall’s construction management approach related to marine operations with the goal to make Vattenfall become leader in “Levelized Energy Costs” (LEC).
  • Liaise with the line management team organization, share knowledge and information, assist monitoring and trouble shooting and facilitate resource management.
 
Your profile as Technical Expert - Offshore Wind Development Projects
  • Bachelor/Master engineering degree, master mariner or similar. Additionally, a number of years' experience within the field of offshore installation operations / marine operations.
  • Offshore and onshore project development experience or significant understanding of principles and practices.
  • Knowledge about offshore installation vessels (e.g. heavy lift, jack-up or cable laying).
  • Experience with marine risk management.
  • Knowledge about budgeting and developing cost estimates for marine operations in offshore wind industry.
  • Tendering and contract negotiation skills.
  • Team player with excellent communication skills.
  • Good English language skills.
  • Ability to work in an international environment.
  • Well organized and structured work approach.
 
Our offer
Good remuneration, a challenging and international work environment, and the possibility to work with some of the best in the field. You will be working in interdisciplinary teams and you can always count on support from committed colleagues. We offer attractive employment conditions and opportunities for personal and professional development.
 
Location
The location of this position is flexible to the Vattenfall/BA Wind main locations (Kolding, London or Amsterdam). Regular business trips are required.
 
Our organisation
Energy is our contribution to quality of life – day after day. With around 20,000 colleagues Vattenfall provides comprehensive electricity and heating offerings to several million customers in northern Europe. For the work ahead we need people who are fully dedicated to our customers and to a sustainable society – people like you.
 
Business Area Wind is responsible for Vattenfall’s Onshore and Offshore Wind as well as other non-hydro Renewable activities. Today we develop, construct and operate wind generation in UK, Sweden, Denmark, Germany and the Netherlands.
 
More information
We welcome your application in English, including CV and cover letter via the application button at this page. We kindly request that you do not send applications by any means other than via our website as we cannot guarantee that we will be able to process applications that are not made via our website. Last day to apply is December 31st 2018.
 
For more information about the position you are welcome to contact Hiring Manager Michael Hoffstadt (Head of Installation) on +4915237602075. 
 
At Vattenfall we are convinced that diversity contributes to build a more profitable and attractive company and we strive to be good role model regarding diversity. Vattenfall works actively for all employees to have the same opportunities and rights regardless of gender, ethnicity, age, transgender identity or expression, religion or other belief, disability or sexual orientation.
 
We look forward to your application!