CAD Designer (Engineering)

Engineering Stokesley

You will be part of an Engineering Team responsible in providing technical and operational support to tenders and projects for the transportation and installation of wind turbine components for the offshore wind industry. This could be projects driven by the UK or the Netherlands office. You will be involved in developing project methodology by creating deck layouts, sea fastening concepts, lifting / rigging plans, installation storyboards, vessel positioning etc. The work will be based predominantly using the Van Oord Offshore Wind fleet of purpose-built jack up vessels.

Projects vary in size, but typically you will be working on projects for a year before installation works commence. You will also be involved in Operation and Maintenance campaigns for existing wind farms. Liaising with colleagues on the vessel is essential to feedback lessons learnt and understanding what works best. 

Your responsibilities

You will be responsible for creating 2D and 3D drawings for our offshore wind projects within our Offshore Wind Department. Next to that you will be responsible for:

. Identifying clashes and clarifying operational issues ideally in a 3D environment by making 3D visualisations

· Contribute to finding efficient methods for transport and installation of the foundation and wind turbine componenents

. Developing and detailing structural steel grillages for the support of the components on the vessel

· Contributing to standardisation and optimisation of work processes within the drafting office

·  Contributing to the process of design and engineering of project specific installation tools and equipment

Job requirements

You are a driven and meticulous colleague with good communication and social skills. You are proud of what you do and really

emerging yourself into a project gives you lots of energy. In addition, you bring the following to the team:

· a completed technical education at secondary vocational level;

· Experience as a technical draftsman within the same or similar discipline (heavy lifting / structural steel detailing / vessel deck arrangements / offshore operations );

. Extensive experience with AutoCAD and Autodesk Inventor 3D.

We offer

Working in an international, high demanding and dynamic organisation, with the possibility to truly have impact on our business, people and environment. At Van Oord Offshore Wind UK, we offer a competitive employment benefits package.

About Van Oord

Van Oord is a leading global contractor in dredging, hydraulic engineering and offshore projects (oil, gas and wind). We are an innovative partner for our clients and have been contributing to the infrastructure of tomorrow's world for over 150 years. Our people are committed, enterprising professionals with a passion for water and technology.

Working at Van Oord Offshore Wind UK (MPI Offshore) means you will be engaged in construction (EPCI) in UK and Republic of Ireland and maintenance (O&M) of offshore windfarms in Europe. Regular international travel is an integrated element of working for us.

MPI Offshore aim to work closely with our clients, working safely and with respect for one another and the environment. Working together proactively on safety is a natural part of that.

Do you want to be a part of Van Oord?

Thank you for your interest in our company. To apply, download and complete the application form.  Once completed, upload the application form together with your CV to recruitment@mpi-offshore.com



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