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Foundation Installation Engineer

  • Location: Glasgow, G2 5AD
  • Salary: Negotiable per hour
  • Job Type:Contractor

Posted 24 days ago

  • Sector: Renewables
  • Contact: Adele Blaikie
  • Contact Email:
  • Duration: 2 Years
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 14 March 2021
  • Job Ref: 2021-41878_1613120754

Primat Recruitment has an opening for a Foundations Installation Engineer to join one of the world leaders within renewable energy, for a 2-year contract based in London.

The Installation Engineer will work for a multidisciplinary team, providing ad-hoc support on technical, commercial, and planning aspects of the Saint Brieuc OWF Project. The purpose of the service is to ensure full compliance with technical, quality, and health, and safety aspects of the foundation transport and installation work.


  • Responsible for the specific sub-work package as defined by Package Manager.
  • Review method statements and risk assessments and produce comments sheets.
  • Review engineering calculations (in general) and identify issues/risks to the Project.
  • Provide input to the risk and program analysis.
  • Respond to technical queries or interface with other packages/Contractors to resolve queries.
  • Prepare tender documents for sub-work packages as defined by Package Manager;
  • Evaluate tender offers and prepare technical and commercial evaluations.
  • Promote a strong, clear and positive health and safety culture.
  • Implement the Client installation management procedures and ensure compliance with marine, lifting
    and simultaneous operations.
  • Time to time attendance to meetings, and participation in the required discussions, at the project
    offices, as well as at the Contractors and Site offices.
  • Time to time precence offshore on installation vessel to supervise offshore works.
  • Coordination with the relevant department(s) for assurances, use, compliance and production of
    company standards, knowledge transfer, line management, etc.
  • Production of regular reports.

Qualification, Skills and Experience

  • Degree qualified in an engineering subject.
  • Knowledge of Offshore Wind Structures Transport and Installation Process.
  • Experience in Jacket Foundation Transport & Installation and Grouting is Required.
  • Experience in Offshore Heavy Lift Operations and Marine Operations Required
  • Experience with Pile Socket Drilling and Subsea Drilling equipment is desirable.
  • Highly developed communication skills and interpersonal, particularly related to multicultural
    relationships, and ability to present effectively to management teams.
  • Strong understanding of H&S legislation applicable to offshore operations.
  • Experience in managing interfaces of multidisciplinary teams spread across multiple locations.
  • Advanced user of Microsoft office applications.