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Principle Wind Power Engineer

  • Location: Florida
  • Salary: Up to US$70 per hour + 401K Medial, Dental, Vision Insurance per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 7 days ago

  • Sector: Power & Renewables
  • Contact: Kyle Milner
  • Duration: 12 months
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 23 December 2021
  • Job Ref: JN -112021-465888

Principle Wind Farm Design Engineer

Location: Juno Beach, FL

Responsible for planning and organizing an engineering project and the application of complex engineering skills requiring advanced knowledge. May supervise a small group of engineering professionals as a project leader. Makes independent decisions that are not regularly subject to technical review. Requires at least 10 years of experience and a B.S. in Engineering. Professional Engineering certification is strongly preferred.

Job Description

Our client's Engineering and Construction (E&C) division is seeking a Principal Project Engineer supporting wind farm design and construction. In this position, you will be responsible for managing 3rd party contractor teams to develop engineering designs for both green-field wind projects and wind repowering's. Project engineering responsibilities span from initial concept definition to construction and final commissioning and require continuous coordination with diverse project stakeholders such as environmental, procurement, transmission services, and project managers for both early stage and construction.

A successful candidate will have experience applying value engineering to balance reliability, cost, and performance for complex systems, along with a thorough knowledge of the various applicable engineering disciplines including electrical, structural, civil, and materials. A successful candidate will have outstanding verbal and written communications skills, along with a proven record of coordinating project stakeholders and mobilizing teams of engineers to achieve business objectives. A preferred candidate will also have experience successfully managing schedules and budgets for major capital projects.