Marine Operations Liaison Officer

Vineyard Wind, LLC - New Bedford, MA

The Company: Vineyard Wind offers a challenging and exciting work environment and is revolutionizing the renewable energy industry in the United States! Join the team permitting, designing, and constructing the first large scale offshore wind project in the US, and one of the largest in the world. At 800MW, this project will power over 400,000 homes in Massachusetts. Vineyard Wind is committed to protecting marine life, working alongside the thriving New England fishing industry, and being responsible partners in the community. We are building a new industry for the East Coast, and providing clean and affordable energy that is sustainable for years to come. With strong and experienced investors backing the company, and a large leasehold for more projects, Vineyard Wind is an ideal company with which to launch a career in offshore wind.

The Position: We’re looking for an experienced Marine Operations Liaison Officer to join our team. This position will be responsible for:

  • Ensure compliance with permit requirements and applicable laws relating to the project vessel activities (including installation vessels, transport vessels, service vessels, etc.).
  • Build and expand relationships with marine stakeholders including fishermen, port directors, ferry operators, and recreational boaters.
  • Gather, assess and properly disseminate information gathered from external sources to appropriate internal team members.
  • Function as a liaison between the company and the US Coast Guard and US Navy.

Requirements: The right candidate will possess a Bachelor’s Degree in environmental management, have at least ten years of professional experience working with regulators and stakeholders, with knowledge of the local offshore market. Strong attention to detail and excellent communication skills with sound professionalism and judgment is essential. Offshore work will be required.

The Location: This position will be based in our offices in New Bedford, MA.

Why Should You Apply? This is an outstanding opportunity for the right candidate to make a direct impact on the success of our project. Additionally, we offer competitive salary, comprehensive benefits and the opportunity to become part of a growing industry in the United States.

How to Apply: Provide the information requested below to submit your resume for immediate consideration. A member of our team will contact you to discuss your qualifications and the requirements of the position.

Posted On: Wednesday, February 6, 2019

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