Mechanical / Renewables Engineer Offshore Wind (m/f/d)

Position Overview: 

Merkur Offshore is a German offshore wind farm in the North Sea that delivers up to 400MW of renewable energy and is operational since 2019. The team of Merkur consists of ~20 people and not only manages the operations of the wind farm but also provides support under consultancy agreements to other wind farms and projects that are under development or under construction.

With the expansion of these consultancy services, the team is looking for support from a  Mechanical / Renewables Engineer Offshore Wind (m/f/d).

 The Engineer will support the Merkur technical and asset management team with a variety of tasks that are required for the operation of our wind farm and for keeping the asset in the best possible technical shape.

This variety of tasks requires the candidate to be very flexible, but it also provides for the opportunity to get insight in all aspects of the operation and management of the wind farm.

Such tasks will include:

  • Support in Management of service contracts with external service providers
  • Management of periodical asset inspections of third party surveyors
  • Ensuring documentation of planned and corrective maintenance activities
  • Coordination of activities between offshore providers and remote operations control center
  • Project Management of smaller repair/retrofit activities
  • Support in Management of large corrective repair works
  • Coordination and operational management of maintenance related scope by Merkur service providers
  • Occasional travel to the windfarm

The candidate of choice will have:

  • Completed his/her study in renewables or mechanical engineering
  • A broad interest in all aspects of renewables which can be of a technical, contractual or commercial nature
  • Eagerness to learn and adapt to new challenges
  • A team player with a hands-on mentality
  • Good communication skills in German and English

What we offer:

  • We are a small team with flat hierarchies and a collegial working atmosphere
  • Attractive, performance-based compensation with additional benefits and training opportunities are just as important to us as a combination of remote work and in-office days
  • Our office is centrally located in the Hafencity with excellent transportation connections and free parking on-site
  • Critical thinking is both expected and encouraged in our team, bringing a high level of responsibility from the beginning
  • After having gained experience, career opportunities to grow into a more senior role and/or support Merkur’s consultancy services
  • Diversity and inclusion are fundamental principles for us.

If you deem yourself suitable for this position, we look forward to receiving your complete application documents, including your availability, via email at

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