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O&M Engineer

Posted 29 days ago
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Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh, ScotlandContract
Salary: CompetitiveSectors:Offshore WindJob Reference: BH-7350

Our client is seeking an Operations and Maintenance engineer to join as a member of their project team, supporting the execution of the O&M strategy.
Key Responsibilities

  • Support in the development and execution of the O&M strategy as a member of the project team, functionally reporting to the O&M Package Manager.
  • Assist in continued evaluating of the most optimal O&M strategy and operational set-up for the project.
  • Feed into the OPEX modelling process, ensuring assumptions and yield profiles are robust using input from necessary project stakeholders and suppliers
  • Provide input, review, and comment on the designs of foundations, substation/s, service vessels, site facility and harbour infrastructure to ensure suitability from an O&M perspective.
  • Assist in optimising the projects financial planning activities, such as long-term OPEX modelling, with a focus on reducing LCOE.
  • Ensure timely delivery of operations deliverables for FID and the subsequent construction/execution phase.
  • Develop, procure, and support the set-up of O&M communications and marine coordination for the construction phase through to operational handover.
  • Support development of local content and promote economic growth in the chosen O&M harbour location and surrounding area.
  • Support the Project HSE Manager in the development of the Site Safety Management Plan and strive to deliver HSE best practice in all aspects of operational planning.
  • Preparation of tender documentation for procurement activities and O&M service contracts, whist assisting in the negotiation and final contract agreement.
  • Support preparation for Construction handover and operational readiness.


  • Good People leadership and conflict resolution capabilities
  • Able to work independently and proactively, with an ability to multitask in an organised and structured manner


  • Good understanding of current H&S legislation applicable to offshore operations and electrical generation
  • Experience in contract management and negotiation skills
  • Experience in budget preparation and management
  • Offshore wind experience and knowledge of communications systems and marine coordination.
  • Project Management experience having demonstrated strong analytical skills and a structured approach to solving complex problems.
  • Demonstrate solid people influencing skills, presentation, and communication skills with the ability to communicate effectively across different cultures and geographical locations.
  • Have an understanding of operational and/or project environments and experience in developing and justifying project concepts, scope and costs.
  • The candidate should have a solid theoretical background within engineering, preferably with a mechanical, electrical, or structural engineering degree.
  • Significant post graduate experience in offshore wind farm O&M
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