Requisition ID: 2017-9122
Business Area: Energy
Location: CA-Montreal, CA-ON-Toronto
Position Type: Permanent employment
Local Unit & Position Description
The Project Engineer is an entry level position that will be responsible for supporting the strong growth of DNV GL Independent Engineering consulting services worldwide. This position is responsible for assisting Project Managers in technical consulting and producing independent engineering reports for Clients that are due diligence assessments of utility grade wind and solar power generation projects. This position also has the potential for career growth. DNV GL clients are often financial companies relying upon the report as part of their investment decision making process.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
The DNV GL Project Engineer will be responsible to support various stages of project management on multiple projects and will be well versed in MS Office products. The position will be responsible for assist the Project Manager with organizing the technical due diligence process for projects, communicating and resolving technical issues with Clients, and travelling to projects in all parts of the country to perform site inspections related to construction progress on infrastructure and turbine installation, including inspection of turbines up-tower. The position is responsible to assist the Project Manager in addressing concerns and issues of the Client related to the project, placing a premium on the Client’s time.
The position is required to understand technical concepts, including the finer details of such concepts as they relate to the Client’s need to understand them, and issues from internal technical specialists so as to assist the Project Manager and Client in understanding complex technical issues in layman’s terms. These include aspects of mechanical, electrical, and civil engineering. Detail knowledge of, or ability to deduce, such technical details without technical specialist assistance is not necessary. However, successful candidate must be able to grasp such details and articulate them to lay persons relying upon DNV GL interpretation of such issues.
Knowledge/educational background that includes:
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORK ENVIRONMENT
Opportunities Beyond Business
DNV GL is an Equal Opportunity Employer and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.
Our mission is to safeguard life, property and the environment. By joining us, you will work toward our meaningful vision: to make a global impact for a safe and sustainable future. DNV GL offers a congenial working environment, competitive salaries, and an exceptional benefits package.
Please visit our website at www.dnvgl.com
Company & Business Area Description
Driven by our purpose of safeguarding life, property and the environment, DNV GL enables organisations to advance the safety and sustainability of their business. We provide classification and technical assurance along with software and independent expert advisory services to the maritime, oil & gas and energy industries. We also provide certification services to customers across a wide range of industries.
Combining leading technical and operational expertise, risk methodology and in-depth industry knowledge, DNV GL empowers our customers’ decisions and actions with trust and confidence. We continuously invest in research and collaborative innovation to provide customers and society with operational and technological foresight.
Originated in 1864, DNV GL operates globally in more than 100 countries with our 15,000 professionals dedicated to helping our customers make the world safer, smarter and greener.
DNV GL – Energy, with more than 2,300 experts in over 30 countries around the world, is committed to driving the global transition toward a safe, reliable, efficient, and clean energy future. With a heritage of 150 years, we specialize in providing world-class, innovative solutions in the fields of business & technical consultancy, testing, inspections & certification, risk management, and verification.