Marine engineer - Marine Renewable Energy
Join Havkraft as a Project Engineer in Marine Renewable Energy and contribute to the advancement of sustainable marine infrastructure globally. With the growing demand for renewable energy, Havkraft is increasing its team to further develop and optimize wave power technology, supporting
projects worldwide and driving innovation to achieve climate objectives. This role involves performing detailed analyses and calculations for floating structures in marine environments, ensuring our renewable energy systems meet high operational standards.

Havkraft is seeking individuals with experience in simulating and analysing floating structures in a marine environment. As a technical engineer with us, you will have freedom with responsibility and a great opportunity to shape your own job. There is a short path from idea to decision, and you will be
able to steer your own development in a growing company based on your strengths and interests.

Responsibilities and tasks:

  • Hydrostatic and Hydrodynamic Analysis 
  • Motion Response Analysis
  • Mooring Analysis
  • Static and dynamic analysis for verification of systems constraints and operability
  • Structural analyses, calculations, and design reports
  • Documentation of strength and design in accordance with governing regulations and specifications
  • Problem-solving of existing and new products and systems.
  • Prepare reports, plans, procedures and manuals for marine operations
  • Create documentation packages for fabrication.
  • Monitor fabrication including quality, progress, and deadlines
  • Support tenders and studies with engineering activities

Desired qualifications:

  • Technical education M.Sc preferably related to Marine Technology / offshore industry (Ships, Aquaculture, Renewable Energy, Oil and Gas)
  • High level of hydrodynamics knowledge
  • Familiarity and interest in hydrodynamics, structural engineering, and analysis tools (Orcaflex, Ansys, WAMIT)
  • Experience with Autocad
  • Experience with relevant key design codes, standards, and regulations
  • Experience from marine operations and hydrostatic/hydrodynamic analyses
  • Enthusiasm and diligence in delivering scope
  • Enthusiasm for engineering, technology and problem solving
  • Independent, proactive and structured
  • Fluent in English, spoken and written

Emphasis will be placed on the following in the applicant:

  • High level of hydrodynamics knowledge
  • Practical and theoretical insight
  • Independent, systematic, structured, and solution-oriented
  • Customer and market-oriented
  • Strong oral and written communication skills

We offer:

  • Competitive terms
  • An exciting work environment in a developing company in an international market
  • Exciting and diverse work tasks.
  • A work environment with friendly colleagues.
  • Solid development opportunities.

Office location: Nordfjordeid/Måløy
Application deadline: 07.06.2024
Send an application to and/or contact COO Sean Nikolai Haldane for more information.
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Om Havkraft

Havkraft AS is a Norwegian wave power company. Established in 2009, the company holds a strong position in the industry both nationally and internationally. A number of international patents form the core of several market products. The patents and products are associated with solutions for power production from ocean waves. After many years of international research and development, it is finally time for wave power, and the company is now mobilizing for an increased demand and interest in the market. The company is focused on delivering high quality in our client orientated
project portfolio.

If you are passionate about engineering, eager to tackle complex problems, and possess an organized
and proactive approach, your next career step might be with us. Join us in transforming the
renewable energy sector.


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Marine engineer - Marine Renewable Energy

Bedrift: Havkraft
Stilling: Fulltidsjobb
Lokasjon: Nordfjordeid Måløy,
Søknadsfrist: 7. juni 2024
Kontaktperson: Sean Nikolai Haldane