Civil Engineer Renewables

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Job Description


We are Uniper: an international energy company with about 11,000 employees.

We combine a balanced portfolio of technologically advanced large-scale assets with outstanding technical and commercial expertise.

These assets and capabilities enable us to deliver flexible, bespoke, competitively priced energy products and services with agility, precision and speed.
Our Renewables team in Düsseldorf is looking for you!

* All civils and soil related aspects of renewable energy projects, specifically utility scale solar PV and onshore wind projects
* Work will include the design and applicable permitting of site layouts, grading plans, wind turbine foundations, water management, soil erosion and sedimentation control plans, street improvements, project internal streets / site access, laydown areas, substation foundations and buildings, and other related items
* Creation of specifications and bill of quantities, input to and review of schedules and contracts
* Technical designs and specifications in compliance with industry codes and standards and incorporating feedback from Construction and Operations
* Support the preparation of post-construction documentation
* Working with industry standard software and tools
* Provide expertise during project development and implementation, remotely and on site (for example QA/QC activities, or contract management)
* Close link to mechanical / structural engineering (e.g. mounting structure & trackers for solar projects)
* Deep understanding of all soil related aspects (loads, materials, technical solutions)
* Support technical due diligences if needed
* Optimal cooperation within Renewables, consisting of developers, engineers, project-, contract- and offtake-managers, market and strategy analysts as well as a network of external partners
* Strong stakeholder management activities internally and externally

* University degree in Engineering
* At least 5 years of relevant work experience
* Proven track record in business transformation or operational excellence
* Creative and open-minded individual with a good sense of humor
* Excellent communication and stakeholder management skills
* Proven track record of international work experience and appreciation of cultural differences
* Preferred primary office location Düsseldorf, but other Uniper locations are feasible as well (UK, Italy, Hungary, Poland, France, Sweden). The role can also be predominantly home office based.