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Team Lead Engineering - Foundations Transportation and Installation
Do you want your skills to have a real valuable impact on driving the green energy transition?
Copenhagen area Created: 15/01/2023
Closed for applications

Cadeler is the global partner in offshore wind farm construction and maintenance. We are part of an industry that is now, more than ever, both relevant and in high demand. We are now looking for a Team Leader who will oversee engineering projects within the installation and transportation of offshore wind monopile foundations.

Your first assignment will be related to the installation of monopile type foundations with our new state of the art F-class vessel and other supporting vessels.

What we can offer

This is a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious candidate interested in pursuing a career in a growing engineering function. You will be at the forefront of the new team for foundations transportation and installation and be responsible for leading and coordinating the execution of offshore wind turbine foundation installations.  

Your tasks will also include:

  • Provide leadership, direction, and structure for your engineering team members
  • Establish and lead all engineering related scope of work for the projects, as well as coordinate with the project engineering team, package managers, subcontractors, and clients on engineering and technical issues
  • Making sure the engineering scope of work is in line with client contractual requirements, company and industry standards and legislation
  • Proactively contribute to the development of internal processes, guidelines, and standards for the offshore wind turbines foundations construction
  • Support Head of Department in the hiring process for the engineering team
  • Ensure that the assigned project engineering budget and schedule of engineering is consistent with all project procurement activities, package, and fabrication
  • Represent Cadeler towards clients, subcontractors, and other organisations
  • Ensure quality control and assurance of the engineering process for the execution of the project
  • Take leading role in technical design review, HAZID/HAZOP and lessons learned sessions

To succeed in this role 

As a successful candidate, you will set high standards while feeling comfortable in handling numerous tasks simultaneously and effectively deliver on a wide variety of assignments. The position requires high versatility in the problem solving and engineering scopes, requiring a strong teamwork mindset in reaching out all relevant competences in-house or externally.

We think you will be a good match if you have some of the following competencies:

  • Proven leadership and/or project management skills for a team of engineers and draftsmen within a project structure, including other disciplines, drawing office, and document control
  • Experience in Engineering Management for offshore construction, managing multi-discipline engineering scopes to projects and interface with various internal and external stakeholders
  • Experience within offshore renewables and foundations construction projects, including onboard construction vessels during operations
  • Experience in risk identification and commercial negotiations working with clients and subcontractors.
  • Proven track record in working within time and budget constraints and ability to develop safe and cost-effective solutions
  • A relevant bachelor or master’s degree in civil engineering, mechanical engineering, or maritime engineering
  • Fluent in English with excellent communication skills
  • Standard software packages such as Outlook and MS Office
  • AutoCAD

Come work with us!  

By becoming a Cadeler employee, you will be part of a rapidly growing Danish company with a dedicated and talented team. We have a positive and rewarding work atmosphere in an international environment with great development possibilities. We are situated on the 7th floor in a spacious office in Ørestad, Copenhagen, just a short bike ride to the city centre and close to highway, metro, and the train station. We also have a smaller office in Vejle. Cadeler A/S offers employees a list of benefits, including paid parental leave, company supported lunch, fitness membership, bespoke vitamin-packages, health insurance, and a company pension scheme. We celebrate the individual, a healthy work-life balance, and a flexible working environment.

How to apply

Use the APPLY button to apply for this position. For GDPR reasons, applications are only accepted via the link and are assessed continuously, so please submit your application as soon as possible and no later than 15 January 2023.

Any questions regarding the position can be directed to Head of Project Engineering Quentin Meissonnier or 

About Cadeler

We are a leading provider of turbine and foundation installation services to the offshore wind industry. We have delivered installation services on over twenty wind farms in Europe to clients such as Siemens Gamesa, Vestas, Vattenfall and Ørsted. We are a 100 % pure play company solely operating in the business of offshore wind. We are now entering a new and exciting phase of development with a strategy to take on more complex scopes within offshore wind farm development. With delivery of the current newbuilding portfolio, Cadeler will own and operate the largest fleet of highly advanced and energy efficient windfarm installation vessels in the world.

Cadeler is an equal opportunity employer. Diversity is more than a commitment — it is the foundation of what we do. We are focused on equality and believe that our diversity of race, gender, sexual orientation, religion, age, national origin and more, are all characteristics, that make us different and contribute to a more inspiring work environment. We encourage all qualified candidates to apply for our open positions. More information can be found on our website:

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Don’t meet every single requirement mentioned in this ad?

No problem! If this ad speaks to you and you can envision yourself working in our company but don’t feel that your experience meets all the qualifications mentioned in the job description, we encourage you to apply anyway. It could be that you are the right candidate for the job after all.  We look forward to making your acquaintance.  

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Work address:
Arne Jacobsens Allé 7
2300 Copenhagen

Arne Jacobsens Allé 7
2300 Copenhagen
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