Engineering and construction

Measurement Engineer for measurement campaigns (Metocean)

Imagine a future where you take on the personal and technical challenges of being our Measurements Engineer on offshore wind farms

Join us in this role in the Measurements department where you’ll gather requirements from stakeholders across the organisation, including experts in wave assessment, loads analysis, foundation design, and site classification. Based on their requests, you’ll design and execute the Metocean measurement campaigns, related to Wind, Waves, Current, and Environment, for our upcoming wind farms.

Welcome to Wind Farm Measurements

You’ll be part of our Measurements department where you, together with your colleagues, will work alongside a project manager and other campaign-related engineers in designing, executing, and maintaining measurement campaigns or equipment.

You’ll play an important role in:

  • being an enthusiastic member within the Metocean area of specialism, as part of the in-house knowledge hub for Metocean measurement equipment, covering wind, wave, tidal, and ocean current measurement
  • taking responsibility for Metocean equipment, incl. coordination with the local site HSE organisation
  • ensuring that measurements are of the required quality to match the campaign specification
  • working in close contact with in-house stakeholders to identify campaign requirements, acting as subject matter engineer during procurement negotiations, and managing contractors in prep- and execution
  • contributing actively to the development of our knowledge base and participating in solving related development tasks and studies.

To succeed in the role, you:

  • have relevant degrees within Engineering or Natural Sciences, and are GWO-certified
  • have a good knowledge of Metocean measurements, incl. key technologies such as wave buoys or radars, current profilers by ADCPs, as well as floating or ground-based LiDARs
  • are used to interacting with contractors, and are familiar with the procurement process and negotiations
  • are strongly analytical when it comes to data, and possess a good knowledge of IT
  • are preferably acquainted with the full life cycle of offshore wind farm projects and have experience of working in complex matrix organisations, incl. experience with managing contractors
  • speak and write English fluently, have good communication skills, and can present results professionally to your colleagues and stakeholders.

Join a world leader in green energy

Ørsted is a global leader in offshore wind energy and ranked the world’s most sustainable energy company. To be a frontrunner, we invest significantly in employee development, and from the moment you join us, we’ll support your personal and professional growth. Here, you’ll get the opportunities that will unleash your full potential, and you’ll experience a collaborative, diverse, and dynamic work environment.

Shape the future with us

Send your application to us no later than 22-05-2022. We’ll be conducting interviews on a continuous basis and reserve the right to take down the advert when we have found the right candidate.

Please don’t hesitate to contact if you’d like to know more about the position.

 If you need to request any adjustments to working practices, working patterns, or the assessment process we're happy to discuss alternative arrangements.

We offer a flexible workplace, and in this position, you’ll primarily be working in an office-based set-up. But offshore work is required (10-25%) of the time.

Please note that for your application to be taken into consideration, you must submit your application via our online career pages and answer the screening questions relevant for your country.