Senior Foundations Engineer, Coventry

Civil Engineer
£70,000 - £99,999
15 Aug 2012
06 Sep 2012
Civil Engineer
Contract Type
Full Time
ldquo;I want to give new projects the best platform to build onrdquo; Wersquo;re a major investor in offshore wind in the UK. We already own and operate three offshore wind farms in UK waters, with plans well underway for several more. That means we have some major opportunities for Foundation Engineers, managing packages often exceeding euro;100m in value. Itrsquo;s your chance to be part of the transformation of the UK energy industry, and get involved in some of the largest offshore projects underway in the UK at the moment. As a Senior Foundations Engineer, I want to put my knowledge to good use Yoursquo;ll do that by ensuring that best civil engineering practice is applied across all offshore projects. Leading a small team of Foundation Engineers, yoursquo;ll provide expert knowledge to all projects in development, construction and operation. In fact, your expertise will help us to streamline and improve the construction and operation process for all our future offshore wind projects. As Senior Foundations Engineer, I want to make full use of myhellip; Degree level qualification (or equivalent) in civil engineering Membership of an engineering professional body, such as the Institute of Civil Engineers Extensive relevant experience in civil engineering and structural design, plant construction, technical, contract and consultancy management, including renewable construction (preferable) Ability to present credibly to senior management Experience of managing a team and working effectively in an international team environment Whatrsquo;s so special about E.ON? Wersquo;re not just one of the UKrsquo;s leading power and gas companies, with 12,000 people in the UK and 85,000 worldwide. Wersquo;re one of the leading green generators in the UK, with 20 wind farms and the countryrsquo;s largest biomass power station. And over the next ten years, wersquo;ll be investing pound;50m in new technologies and approaches. Wersquo;re excited by figures like that, but we never forget that everything we do is driven by people. We want to deliver the best possible value to our customers, and the most rewarding experiences to our teams. What next? If this role sounds interesting, the next step is to apply now. We only interview people who meet all the requirements of a role. We know your time is valuable, so check yoursquo;ve got the right skills, experience or qualifications before starting your application. Other useful information The role is based at Westwood, Westwood Way, Westwood Business Park, Coventry, West Midlands, CV4 8LG with extensive travel within the UK and overseas. E.ON UK is committed to equal opportunities Location: Coventry (with UK and international travel)