Graduate Project Assistant

Community Windpower Ltd

Frodsham, Cheshire

Paid • Full Time • Permanent

www.communitywindpower.co.uk gillian@communitywindpower.co.uk 01928 734544 Gillian Cropper

Reference: PA007

Sectors: carbon, climate & energy

Closing date: Not specified, apply soon!


Community Windpower is at the forefront of wind energy development in the UK with over 800MW built, under construction and in development. As renewable energy specialists, we are fully experienced in the identification, design, development, construction and operation of onshore wind energy projects.

We are looking to recruit a graduate searching for a career within the renewable energy industry, specifically wind power. Applicants with a Geographical, Ecological or Renewable Energy related degree are preferable.

The role will involve working with our Project Development Team to identify, design and develop renewable energy developments in Scotland and the UK and will involve travel to these locations to attend meetings, undertake assessments and carry out site visits. The position is full time, based at our Head Office in Frodsham, Cheshire and we are looking for someone who can start immediately.

Duties will include but are not limited to:

  • Producing feasibility assessments;
  • Using GIS software to generate plans, scale drawings and to complete constraint assessments;
  • Using specialist software to design and develop wind farms projects;
  • Undertaking onsite field work and site investigations;
  • Preparing various environmental written reports;
  • Attend meetings and exhibitions and have opportunities to liaise with external consultees and the general public as part of our consultation work;
  • Delivering educational school presentations and working with local communities;
  • Assisting the Directors with tasks as required;
  • General office/admin duties to support the needs of the business.

As the role will include site visits throughout the UK, a valid full driving licence is essential.

To apply, please send your CV and covering Letter to gillian@communitywindpower.co.uk


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