Engineering Manager


To lead the Engineering Team within GMSL, proactively supporting our group business strategy and goals, by providing innovative, customer focussed, cost effective and “fit for purpose” engineering solutions.

Key Deliverables:

  • Lead a team of permanent and temporary engineers and draughts persons that adds value and contributes to organisational performance.
  • Ensure that all engineering solutions are safe and environmentally friendly.
  • Support the Bids and Sales teams by providing engineering led solutions that are customer focussed, efficient and cost effective.
  • Support the Project Delivery teams in the execution of projects, ensuring that engineering resources are available and that solutions are delivered on time and are “fit for purpose”.
  • Provide continuous monitoring and support for projects, ensuring that any devised solution remains feasible with the changing scenarios and constraints, throughout the project lifecycle. 
  • Provide technical advice and where applicable, budget costs for other business units of Global Marine / CWind.
  • Ensure that all work is completed in accordance with the company RQHSE policies and procedures, including Risk Assessments, Design Logs, and Management of Change procedures.
  • Have the ability to set and work to agreed budgets and timescales. 
  • Oversee the mobilisation of modular equipment on to vessels as required by the business units.
  • Manage the provisioning/sub-contracting SOW for subcontractors’ services, and conduct evaluation of received proposals.
  • Drive down costs by identifying the best suppliers and technologies.
  • Review engineering reports and ensure they are compliant with appropriate rules, regulations and guidelines.
  • Build up an archive of standard procedures & method statements, to assist and improve the quality and standard of operational activities.
  • Responsible for the effective line and performance management of all direct reports, as well as their motivation and development.
  • Carry out additional tasks, as required by our business (within your knowledge and capability)
  • Work on site, in the UK and abroad, as required by our business units.


  • Engineering Degree, preferably CENG or equivalent
  • Knowledge and experience of Wind Farm operations including inter array and export cable installation.
  • Experienced in offshore/subsea installation of telecoms cable.
  • Experience of Oil & Gas Projects
  • An understanding of offshore operational standards (IMCA or similar)
  • A good understanding of offshore RQHSE rules, regulations and requirements.
  • Experienced in international project work, and ability to work in a multi-cultural environment.
  • Working to targets both financial and time based
  • Well versed in the application of MS Word, MS Excel, MS Project and AutoCad.

Advantageous Experience/Abilities

  • Experience of working offshore, in cable installation of Oil & Gas projects.
  • Knowledge of CDM regulations and application to the Renewables industry.
  • Renewables O&M industry and associated engineering support requirements.
  • Ability to undertake assessments and make recommendations on vessels of opportunity for possible purchase or charter.
  • Ship Design, new build and conversion projects.
  • Offshore Survival / Medical Certification

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