Site Assessment & Preparation Specialist (f/m)

03 Oct 2016
15 Dec 2016
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
The Site Assessment & Preparation Specialist is responsible to prepare and plan transport routes, site layouts, civil works & its organization for wind turbine projects across Europe, Middle East & Africa with focus on outside Germany countries. He/She will work closely with the customer, the Sales & Commercial and Project Management function on:

Essential Responsibilities

• Provide technical support to Customers on matters related to their Sites, Turbines, Cranes, Transport & Installation.
• Assist the Global Field Operations (GFO) site team in kicking off Transportation, Cranes and Installation, including hand-over until first unit is installed.
• Assist Customer and GE-Project Manager during the project on Transportation, Crane & Site issues.
• Communicate transportation requirements as resulting from site execution strategies to Logistics team.
• Develop transportation & erection Plan based on site specifics in cooperation with Customers and subcontractors.
• Develop the GE site roads and crane pad specifications & continually update them.
• Coordinate & Plan with Ports & Harbors; Locate Port / Harbor regarding selection and identification of Port facilities.
• Advise Crane & Transport requirements.
• Participate in selection process of new crane suppliers.
• Assist customer with Coordination of work on public roads with various different Civil Authorities.
• Provide data to enable establishment of proper budgets for Sales Controlling; Provide data to establish Project Schedules.
• Prepare Site Reports on the projects identifying work scope split for incorporation in the final contract.
• Collect & distribute country specific information related to Transportation, Cranes, and Turbines & Site: i.e. laws, regulations, local requirements.
• Attend Project & Customer kick off Meetings, Site & Progress Meetings up to first unit installation.
• For extended scope projects, work closely with partner companies to support with all requirements


• Bachelor degree in technical discipline or comparable education such as Techniker or equivalent knowledge and experience.
• Experience in Wind or Logistics environment
• Fluent English language skills (verbally as well as in writing)
• Experience and knowledge in dealing with customers
• Strong analytical skills regarding technical tasks and processes
• Ability to work under pressure
• High quality and safety awareness
• Willingness to travel (~80%)

Applications from job seekers who require sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EU/EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post, as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the Resident Labour Market Test. For further information please visit the UK Border Agency website

Desired Characteristics

• Good knowledge of site processes: Crane layouts, installation and commissioning procedures and logistics
• Fluent in German