WTG Package Manager, Offshore Wind - Japan

Location: Tokyo
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: Negotiable
Contact: Mike Feely
Email: email Mike
Posted: about 1 year ago

Title: WTG Package Manager - Offshore Wind

Location: Tokyo, Japan

About NextWave

NextWave Partners is the Recruitment Partner of choice within the Clean Energy, Sustainable Infrastructure, ESG, Impact Investment, Climate-Tech & Technology sectors. We are committed to supporting industries battling climate change towards a net-zero future and a sustainable economy.

About the Role

NextWave have been appointed by a leading offshore wind developer to help build out their offshore wind team in Japan. They are putting together the core members of their team and are looking for an experienced WTG Package Manager to work on the development and delivery of this project.


  • Interfacing seamlessly with the other Package Managers to ensure that the overall offshore wind development is successfully procured and delivered.

  • Providing technical input and recommendations on procurement strategy for the relevant package to identify, tender and select equipment suppliers, EPC and O&M contractors for our projects;

  • Managing and reviewing technical design development for the relevant package in the lead up to construction and in support of achieving all required permits and approvals;

  • Providing relevant technical and commercial input into tender documentation; assessment & evaluation of proposals; commercial, technical & contractual negotiations; and final contract award.

  • Overall project management during construction and forward planning of EPC Contractor activities for the relevant package

  • Engaging in engineering reviews for the WTG package

  • Overseeing the relevant package contractors during construction to ensure relevant quality plan procedures are being implemented and reported on accurately.

  • Overseeing and managing work health and safety plan implementation to ensure standards are being met and accurately reported on

  • Overseeing and managing environmental plan implementation

  • Troubleshooting and problem solving construction related issues as they arise

  • Engaging with the operations and maintenance contractors and service providers to ensure seamless and handover and minimisation of interface issues


  • Minimum of ten [10] years of experience in the offshore wind sector.

  • Bachelor’s Degree or above in Engineering

  • Due to the location of the role, prior experience in Asia would be preferred

  • Due to project interface responsibilities, excellent communication and interpersonal skills in written and spoken English is key


If you are interested in this position, please apply directly on the platform with your latest CV. We will review your application and revert back promptly.

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