Civil BOP Specialist

Business Sectors: Onshore Wind
Sectors: Employment Type: contract Country: Norway

A Civil Balance of Plant (BOP) Specialist required to join a leading Renewable Energy developer, to be based in Norway, North East of Oslo for an onshore wind farm project.  This is an 18 month contract.  

The Role:

  • The Civil BOP Specialist (CBS) is responsible for the implementation of the following areas of the project: Civil Works, Crane Pads, Roads modification, New roads, Foundations and Ground Survey.
  • Authority, to make technical decisions within the work package after consulting the site manage and Project Manager
  • The right to obtain and receive all information relevant to the turbine and infrastructure implementation.
  • Work within the project team to ensure the success of the project
  • Liaise with other project team members and support functions
  • Contact person (internal and external) for technical clarifications of the above work package
  • Compile specifications for the above mentioned work packages
  • Support SM in project reporting
  • Support SM in package related interface management
  • Liaison with subcontractors for solving technical issues
  • Responsible for all civil works matters
  • Undertake adequate safety walks on site in order to ensure that the work is being carried out in a safely manner
  • Responsible for the management of all interfaces between the contract pack- ages
  • Review and comment on reliability of the design, compliance with the relevant specifications, design standards adopted by the contractors and design procedures proposed by the contractors
  • Ongoing monitoring of the contractors’ design and performance to ensure that design are progressing in a manner to satisfactorily meet the requirements of the project
  • Require changes to be made to the design of the Works where required; Refer all changes, which could significantly affect the capability, functionality cost or program of the Works to the Site Manager for agreement
  • Monitor and review the project contractors implementation activities in order to ensure that all civil works is delivered, and commissioned to time and budget and meet the required performance standards
  • Review of contractors’ final documentation to ensure that the documentation meets the contractual requirements

The Person:

  • Excellent judgement and decision making skills
  • Effective oral and written communication skills and ability to communicate effectively in English and Norwegian
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and problem solving ability
  • Able to liaise with other departments/clients where necessary
  • Experience of the engineering involved in large scale wind energy projects
  • Knowledge of instrumentation and control systems, substation construction, high voltage cabling and grid connections.
  • Experience of dealing with external partners and local authorities
  • Civil Engineering Qualification

For more information, apply online or contact Donna Ellcock on +44 (0) 7872 500 798


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Donna Ellcock

Donna Ellcock

+44 (0) 787 250 0798