Current Vacancies

We currently have the following vacancies:

SENIOR ELECTRICAL ENGINEER

We are currently recruiting for a Senior Electrical Engineer to join our electrical team, as we move into the next phase.  You should be a motivated individual and be able to lead the electrical team confidently in the absence of the team manager.  This is a fantastic opportunity for the right individual to develop their skills and contribute to the overall success and growth of this world leading technology.  You will be based full-time in Orkney with occasional travel. 

Duties will include:

  • Specification, design, procurement, installation, commissioning, operation and maintenance of electronic/contol, electromechanical and electrical systems up to 1000V.
  • Specification, procurement, installation and commissioning of HV systems including switchgear, transformers, connection systems, subsea cabling and grid connections, ensuring compliance with EMEC/DNO requirements and standards.
  • Assist with installation, commissioning and operation of HV electrical systems.
  • Assist Electrical Engineering Manager to ensure all work is performed in compliance with all regulatory authorities, SRTP Electrical Safety Rules and SRTP Safety Management Systems.
  • Working with other discipline engineers to successfully integrate all electrical, control, instrumentation and hydraulic hardware and software systems necessary for operation of generation and auxiliary systems.
  • Liaise with other discipline engineers to gain a full understanding of the requirements of the turbine control system in interfacing with electrical, mechanical, hydraulic and communication systems.
  • Liaise with external contractors and suppliers as required for procurement of equipment and services.
  • Supervision and co-ordination of technicians as required.
  • When necessary, working at shipyards or other locations to assist with integration, commissioning and testing of electrical and electromechanical systems.
  • Performing and assisting with all aspects of offshore testing
  • Compliance with company health and safety policy and responsibility for completion of method statements and risk assessments.

The ideal candidate will possess:

  • A degree in Electrical/Electronic Engineering, qualified through equivalent experience in a similar role
  • Excellent team working and communication skills
  • Leadership skills
  • Experience working in the renewables sector would be a distinct advantage

Salary will be dependent on experience.

Interested candidates should reply with CV and covering letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.