Transport & Installation Engineer


Boston, MA, US


RWE Offshore Wind Services, LLC
Functional area: Logistics / Operations / Shipping




Location: Boston, Ma. based position 



Company Overview:

RWE is a leading renewable energy company globally committed to driving the transaction to a sustainable future. With a  focus on offshore wind energy we are dedicated to pioneering innovative solutions that address the world’s growing energy need while minimizing environmental impact. As we continue to expand our operations in the United States, we are seeking a dynamic and experienced Transport & Installation Engineer to join our growing team.



Position Overview:

The Transport & Installation Engineer will be responsible for the development and coordination of logistic and installation concepts according to schedule during planning and construction until operation.  Area;s of focus would be collection fo requirements, definition of scope, planning of time schedule and cost estimation.  This role would also support  the project specific risk and quality planning.



Key Responsibilities:

  • Support the technical definition, evaluation, planning, reporting and interfacing of the transport and installation activities including load in/out operations at manufacturers/marshalling port(s), transportation and installation of components, including handover(s), all in compliance with industry and company standards, and Health, Safety and Environment regulations and guidelines.  
  • Installation Engineering - Confirming method statements, risk assessments, lift plans, safety procedures, permits to work and related documents for all loading, transportation and offshore work is in place


Tasks to be performed:

  • HSE performance through design and implementation to eliminate or reduce risks during construction, operation and maintenance
  • Evaluation of potential ports as port for storage and load out of foundations
  • Prepare and execute relevant documents for the installation ITT Technical evaluation of Transportation and Installation proposals during tender stage
  • Support of the Contract manager in the preparation of variation orders and claims
  • Follow up the preparation for execution activities and required interfaces, and support on technical aspects of the transportation and installation.
  • Coordinate within the project of assignment, as well as across-projects (with similar roles in other projects) to ensure delivery as per objectives and company standards (including but not limited to).
  • Review method statements and risk assessments and produce comments sheets.
  • Perform or oversee engineering calculations
  • Advise on the contract technical requirements,
  • Write the technical specifications,
  • Assess the technical aspects of tenders
  • Assist the Engineering Manager with tasks associated with ensuring a safe design and give advice to risk and programme reviews
  • Provide input to the risk and programme analysis. 
  • Respond to technical queries or interface with other packages/Contractors to resolve queries 



  • 5+ years direct experience supporting offshore Wind projects
  • Significant and in-depth experience in Project Management of offshore foundations in either the Offshore Wind Energy industry or Oil & Gas
  • Engineering background with strong knowledge in marine transportation and installation incl. selection of the right tools  
  • Potential areas of work: transportation and installation of monopiles (impact hammer, drill), noise mitigation, noise monitoring; installation of transition pieces and/or secondary steel structures; installation of subsea cables; installation of wind turbines

Benefits offered: Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Short-Term Disability, Long-Term Disability, 401(k) match, Flexible Spending Accounts, EAP, Education Assistance, Parental Leave, Paid time off, and Holidays. Eligible employees also participate in short-term incentives, in addition to salary.


RWE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.


For 125 years RWE has been the source of energy for millions of people across the globe. Now we’re making all that energy green. This decade alone we’re investing €50bn into renewables and will be carbon neutral by 2040 – ten years earlier than most other global targets. This is a chance to play a key role on our journey.

Join our renewables specialists, working across the clean energy spectrum to grow our operations to 50 GW by 2030 – with some of the world’s largest on and offshore wind farms and industry-leading hydrogen initiatives. We’re also considered innovators in solar development including floating photovoltaics and agri-photovoltaics. Or add your expertise to our supply and trading operations, brokering renewable electricity, green gas, commodities, and CO2 emission allowances from one of our advanced energy trading floors.

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Any questions? Your Contact in Recruiting: paul.blimberg@rwe,com

Nearest Major Market: Boston

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