Installation Manager

Posted 05 June 2024
Salary Negotiable
Job type Permanent
DisciplineRenewable Energy Recruitment
Contact NameIan Hunter

Job description

We have a current opportunity for a Installation Manager - Inter Array Cables on a permanent basis. The position will be based in central London for a major operator in the Renewables department.


The Cable Installation Manager shall develop installation methodologies for the export, inter-array and interlink cables leveraging experience in offshore cable construction, including cable lay, burial, cable pull-in, termination and testing, remedial and cable protection systems. Provide relevant technical governance, input into schedule and cycle time assumptions, and outline technological constraints and limitations applicable to all stages of cable installation and shall provide further detail to the assumptions in the construction schedule.

* Support the review and implementation of FEED outcomes, support main asset procurement and detail design.

  • In due course this role will manage the offshore installation at execution stage.

  • Understand the project requirements for managing offshore cable installation and develop management processes/trackers;

  • Plan the installation activities and execution plan for the cables scopes, including technical and commercial assessment of methodologies and equipment;

  • Plan the installation activities in line with holistic project construction plan;

  • Draft tendering documentation, technically review responses and negotiate with contractors;

  • Input into construction strategy, including providing detailed supply chain information, including rates of progress, cycle time, technological constraints specifications and limitations;

  • Provide technical guidance on weather downtime assessments;

  • Provide technical guidance on carousel management and logistics; and

  • Provide technical guidance on CBRA development and implementation of results

Background required:

  • Bachelor's degree in Marine, Civil, Structural or Mechanical Engineering, and considerable experience in large marine T&I projects, preferably in offshore wind, but cable scopes in other applications shall be considered (interconnectors or as part of offshore oil and gas infrastructure), with either a developer or marine contractor. Candidates without degree will also be considered with extensive demonstrable experience in Cable Installation activities.

For further information about this position please apply.

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