Careers – Project Engineer

Pre-construction Project Management Support

  • Review and understand the full scope of planning requirements required to commence construction on a wind farm project
  • Assist in the preparation and submission of necessary compliance under the wind farm planning permission
  • Become familiar with the Health and Safety requirements for the wind farm projects in Ireland and the UK
  • Assist in the preparation and submission of necessary compliance under the safety regulations
  • Assist in the preparation of division of work documents
  • Become familiar with the forms of construction contract within the relevant jurisdiction
  • Assist in the preparation of commercial tender documents and in particular the form of contract, supplemental conditions of contract, and other necessary commercial schedules
  • Assist in the preparation of the owner’s site data for inclusion in all of the relevant contracts
  • Liaise with the Ionic electrical engineering team in the preparation of the contract specifications for the electrical balance of plant contracts
  • Liaise with the Ionic civil engineering team in the preparation of the contract specifications for the civil balance of plant contracts
  • Liaise with the Ionic WTG procurement team in terms of WTG supply contract & warranty & maintenance contract negotiation and specification preparation
  • Assist in managing the tender process for in respect of the various agreed packages of work
  • Together with the Ionic electrical engineering team liaise with the relevant grid operator in terms of connection methodology & program for the respective projects

Construction Project Management Support

  • Support the project manager in the management of the construction of the respective projects
  • Monitor the contractors’ and subcontractors’ safety, schedule and quality during the construction phase
  • Assist in the monitoring and coordination of all contractor design and construction activities
  • Working with Ionic electrical & civil engineering teams manage the review of the contractor’s civil and electrical designs
  • Working with the Ionic engineering team manage the review all factory acceptance documentation for the electrical and WTG works
  • Assist in the co-ordinate all important stages of construction work to ensure cost, quality and schedule are maintained
  • Become familiar with and update the project programme and all contractor and sub-contractor updates
  • Prepare monthly progress reports to Client and Project financial team, including updating the Project risk analysis
  • Liaison with Off-taking and local Utilities, including attendance with the Ionic electrical engineering team at monthly progress meetings and other meetings as required
  • Preparation submission for review and issue of project meeting minutes
  • Assist in the witnessing and monitoring of the turbine performance testing


WTG Engineering

  • Have an understanding of the broad principals WTG engineering including knowledge regarding the relevant IEC standards
  • Become familiar with the WTG vendor product offering and the issues associated with WTG selection for different sites
  • Become familiar with the energy yield calculation process and WTG selection process for different sites
  • Become familiar with the basic terms of the WTG supply and maintenance contracts on offer by the different vendors
  • Assist WTG procurement team with the WTG procurement process
  • Prepare WTG engineering technical documentation for WTG supply contracts
  • Assist in the preparation of WTG engineering technical performance reports
  • Monitor WTG transportation, delivery, erection and commissioning
  • Witness WTG reliability run performance and analyse results
  • Understand WTG performance warranties and relevant contractual remedies of the purchaser
  • Collate and review WTG quality documentation during transportation, erection and commissioning
  • Inspect & snag completed WTGs following commissioning
  • Undertake WTG climbing training and be comfortable with working within WTGs at height

General

  • Be familiar and comply with Ionic’s project management procedures and methods for wind farm construction
  • Assist in general office duties as reasonably required
  • Respond to requests for information via e-mail or call on a timely fashionCarry out all other duties as reasonably requested by your line manager

Education and Qualification

  • A minimum of 2 years’ experience
  • A degree in engineering or a science discipline

Apply Today

If you are interested in joining our team then please send your CV to careers@ionicconsulting.ie

Closing date for applications is Tuesday, June 30th