Foundations Lead Structural Engineer - Offshore Wind. UK or Europe

Structural Engineer

Ref: 108Friday 14 June 2024

Foundations Lead Structural Engineer  - Offshore Wind. UK or Europe.

Our client is currently seeking talented Engineer to join their team and support them with a new Offshore Wind project.

This is a Senior / Lead / Principal role for Offshore Wind Foundation design. 


Essential to have senior engineering experience offshore wind structures – ideally foundations.


The Company


Join one of the leading Renewable Engineering Companies in the industry, dedicated to pushing the boundaries of green energy. As specialist engineers catering to offshore wind, tidal, wave, and marine energy sectors, they pride ourselves on being at the forefront of renewable innovations. Their rapid growth and commitment to sustainable solutions not only make them an exhilarating company to be part of but also offer incredible opportunities for both technical and personal advancement.


As Lead, you will provide technical input on foundations during full lifecycle of development and operations

Managing Offshore Wind Foundation Design Contracts

Working across Engineering, Construction and Procurement

  • Writing / reviewing / improving Employer’s Technical and Engineering Requirements
  • Review of bidders’ technical offers
  • Involvement in technical clarifications
  • Assist Design development clarifications
  • Estimates of CAPEX and OPEX impacts


Essential Requirements:

  • Structural engineering experience within FEED / Pre FEED for the Offshore Wind sector.
  • Degree in Mechanical, Structural, or Civil Engineering.
  • Proven experience in offshore wind turbine foundation design.
  • Proficient in Primary Steel Structure design engineering for Offshore Wind.
  • Experience in Design Engineering of Monopiles or Jackets.
  • Experience working with developer / EPCI contractor on Offshore structures


Desirable Experience:

  • Design of Primary or Secondary Steel for Offshore Wind.
  • Transportation & Installation for OWF &/ Fabrication &/ Construction.
  • Loads Analysis, specifically offshore loading and dynamics of offshore wind turbine foundations.
  • Experience in Owner’s Engineering, Package Management, Engineering Management or Contract Management.
  • Certifications from agencies like DNV-GL, Lloyds Register, Bureau Veritas, etc.
  • Offshore Wind Foundation design practices and developments
  • Offshore wind regulations, codes of practice, and design standards
  • Ideally Chartered Engineer or progressing towards charted status.



Position offers flexibility with locations across the UK & Europe with hybrid/ work-from-home options also available.


Seize this opportunity to be a part of a groundbreaking team leading the renewable revolution!  Apply now!


NB: please note it is essential to have offshore wind structural engineering experience. Our client has an excellent attitude towards ongoing personal development, Training & Development.


Perm Role based in London with potential for partnership. Call us or email Clarehill Associates

+44 (0)117 907 4736





Location: UK or EU


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