Do you want to make a difference to the global energy transition?
At EchoBolt we’re looking for highly motivated engineering candidates to join a diverse, rapidly expanding start-up company who share our vision that technology solutions sit at the heart of the race to global decarbonisation.
Our Wind Turbine Integrity Engineering Apprentices will design, build and deploy advanced inspection technologies in the offshore wind sector.
If you are interested in a rewarding career in a sector with the potential to reshape the world we want to hear from you.
About the Role
The core role will involve the development and delivery of new technologies for the wind industry as part of wider engineering teams. This will include:
Precision measurement of wind turbine structures in the field
Life extension assessment of wind turbines
Calibration of test equipment
3d modelling and CAD drawing
Root cause analysis of structural failures
Inspecting and preparing site service equipment
Planning travel and work logistics
Other aspects of the role will include:
Participating in business development activities
Supporting social media campaigns and website content
Supporting the management of collaborative R&D projects
Candidates should have a strong mathematical, science or analytical background.
An interest in practical mechanical and/or electronic systems.
Competence with Microsoft Excel and data analysis.
Familiarity with Microsoft Office.
Familiarity with CAD software (optional)
The offshore wind industry is perfect for adventurous people with a love of the outdoor environment.
Working in small remote teams requires individuals who are self-motivated, resourceful and take personal responsibility.
We are looking for someone who enjoys the challenge of trying to find solutions to problems and pushes themselves to look for new ways of doing things.
Applicants should enjoy challenging stereotypes and want to work as part of a modern diverse team.
Skills and Experience
Is this right for me?
The nature of delivering engineering services to the wind industry will require periods of working away from home and international travel.
Comfort working at height, offshore transit by vessel or helicopter and operating in an industrial environment are all requirements’ candidates should consider before applying.
Working remotely and time spent working independently at home will be required.
Salary and Working Arrangements
Annual Salary -
Year 1 £14,625
Year 2 £16,575
Years 3 to 5 £18,525
Typical Working Week: Monday to Friday 08:00 – 16:00
Flexible working arrangements can be implemented to suit individual candidates needs.
Paid hours per week: 37.5