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Seaway7 is a global leader in the delivery of fixed offshore wind farm projects, supporting developers to bring sustainable, renewable energy to the world through the construction of fixed offshore wind farms.

We are a global company headquartered in Oslo - Norway with five further main offices in Aberdeen – UK, Leer – Germany, Vejle - Denmark, Taipei - Taiwan and Zoetermeer - the Netherlands, and furthermore a local presence in all key offshore wind regions around the world. We employ more than 500 people onshore, and an offshore workforce of around 400.

With more than 10 years of offshore wind experience, a state-of-the art fleet, specialist technologies and a range of integrated contracting models, we are well positioned to seize the opportunities of this rapidly growing market. We are expanding our teams in readiness for this growth. Will you be the next addition to join Seaway7 for this exciting future?

What is the role?

To act as package manager or project manager focused on mission equipment design and construction on our existing or new ships.  We are lifting and shifting weights up to 5000 t and hammering with 4 megajoule impact.  You will be coordinating directly with suppliers or internally with other discipline engineers, supply chain management, QC, planning or document control. We are developing our ships and equipment from concept through to EPC with the help of the best suppliers in the market.

What experience are we looking for?

  • BSc or MSc Mechanical engineering
  • Minimum 10 years relevant experience
  • Fluent English
  • Experience within design, construction, or operation of large machinery within the fields of:
    • Mechanical engineering
    • Electro-hydraulic systems
    • Automation
  • Project manager or package manager experience from similar projects
  • Competence in one or more of the following Standards and Engineering Software is an advantage:
    • DNV rules or other class rules related to marine operations
    • ISO standards relating to heavy machinery for offshore use
    • AutoCAD/Inventor

What personal qualities are we seeking?

People leading the way:  We are looking for someone who is structured, analytical and focused on tasks. As you will be working closely with the client as well as internal stakeholders like QC, supply chain, planning and engineering, you need to have good communication and cooperation skills.

People who make a difference: Trustworthy and transparent, excellent team players and can work independently when needed.

What’s in it for you?

  • Career Development – As well as being able to offer a wide variety of projects to work on we have a dedicated personal development scheme and are committed to developing our engineers to allow them to progress their career through the organisation.
  • A Sustainable Future –OUR VISION is to lead the way in the delivery of fixed offshore wind projects, contributing to an efficient and sustainable energy supply for the future.
  • Flexible working – We offer a flexible working environment with hybrid working options available to any successful candidate.
  • Benefits - We pride ourselves in offering you and your loved ones a wide range of world-class core and flexible benefits, which focus on supporting your family’s financial, emotional and physical wellbeing. 

You should have an interest in renewable energy and the green shift, with an understanding on how our vessels can be a part of that shift.

This Role Profile outlines the main areas of responsibility; however, the role holder may be required to perform any other necessary duties within their experience and capabilities from time to time.

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