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Renewable Energy

​The renewables and alternative energy space is a growing sector, and one in which Orion have a track record of attracting & retaining the best talent.

Our extensive global network and compliant processes ensure that we can offer both contractor and permanent hire solutions around the world.

Renewable Energy

Embracing a sustainable future, we're in the midst of a monumental shift away from fossil fuels. While the Oil & Gas industry remains vital for the global economy and our operations at Orion Group, it has also provided the groundwork for crucial technological advancements and skill development required to combat carbon emissions worldwide.

The evolving landscape presents abundant opportunities for individuals with versatile skills. Their expertise can be seamlessly applied to diverse 'energy' projects, spanning both traditional and renewable sectors.

The exponential growth of renewable and clean energy technologies in recent years has been remarkable. Orion Group takes pride in actively supporting this energy transition, having been an integral part of the international supply chain since 2010. Our established partnerships with key players, including developers and specialised service providers across various sectors, position us favourably in this dynamic journey.

Our sectors include:

•Battery Storage


•Carbon Capture & Storage (CCS)

•Carbon Mineralisation

•Electric & Autonomous Vehicles (AV/EV)




•Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG)

•Offshore Wind

•Onshore Wind


•Sustainable Aviation Fuel

•Waste to Energy

•Wave/Tidal Energy

We have a proven track record in recruiting temporary/contract/permanant, on/offshore, blue/white collar personnel across a range of disciplines and professions including:

•Asset Technology Lead

•Battery Storage BESS Technology Manager

•Civil Engineer

•Commissioning Lead

•Cost Engineer

•Electrical Engineer

•Environmental Consenting Lead

•Foundations Engineer

•Grid Connections Engineer

•Grid Connections Manager

•Head of Offshore Wind

•Head of Programme Consenting & Stakeholder Engagement

•Land & Property Manager

•Offshore Consents Lead

•Offshore Consents Manager

•Onshore Consents Manager

•OSW Secondary Structures Engineer

•OSW Secondary Structures Lead

•OT Security Engineering Manager

•Planning Engineer

•Project Consenting Lead

•Project Manager

•Senior Cost Engineer

•Senior Geotechnical Engineer

•Senior Reliability Engineer

•Senior Solar Developer

•Site Installation Manager

•Technical Safety Engineer

Our extensive reach spans across the UK, with offices in Inverness, Aberdeen, Dunfermline, Manchester, and London. Additionally, our global network of offices enables us to provide comprehensive talent acquisition solutions for green energy projects. We've collaborated with esteemed companies such as Anesco, 44.01, bp/EnBW, Ørsted, RWE, Equinor, TotalEnergies, NextDecade, Shell UK, Ping Petroleum, TechnipFMC, Seaway 7, and Subsea 7. Below, you'll find a glimpse of feedback from a couple of our recent clients……..

Anesco (Solar Energy)

During the 2H of 2022, Anesco went through a period of considerable growth to meet our pipeline of opportunities. We chose to partner with Orion Group as we recognised their specialist knowledge of the technical roles we were looking to place. The partnership provided us the opportunity for jointly branded advertising, far reaching audiences and, a dedicated recruitment page within Orion Group which called upon on their reputation and expertise within our markets. Regular meetings, coupled with an on-site presence from Orion's appointed recruitment team provided open communication and collaboration that resulted in a flexible and fit for purpose resourcing strategy that worked.

Teresa Winchester, HR Director

44.01 (Carbon Mineralisation)

We have been working with Orion for two months to find talented, committed people for our project in Fujairah, UAE. Orion very quickly understood our requirements and company culture. They presented us with exceptional candidates who possessed impressive skills but also a strong alignment with our organizational values. The hiring process was very efficient, and we filled crucial roles quickly. We would recommend Orion and would work with them again.

Omniya Al Sibani, People Operations Manager

As part of our continued expansion in Renewable Energies, we are thrilled to be active members of various Associations such as Aberdeen Renewable Energy Group (AREG), American Clean Power Association (ACP), Celtic Sea Cluster (CSC), DeepWind Cluster (HIE), Energy Industries Council (EIC), Forth & Tay Offshore (FTO) and Oceantic Network (formerly Business Network for OW).​