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Design and Installation Engineer

  • Engineering & Technology
  • Office Gorinchem
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The position
Van Oord is looking for a Design & Installation Engineer for our Offshore Wind department based in Gorinchem.
In the role of Design & Installation Engineer you will be responsible for operational engineering and procedures for safe and efficient transport and installation of offshore wind turbines and wind turbine foundations.

Your responsibilities

  • Contribute to finding efficient and effective methods for transport and installation of the foundation and wind turbine components.
  • Being able to come up with concept designs of tools and equipment for transport and installation of the components.
  • Coordinating detailed engineering processes with subcontractors and being able to review engineering calculations and reports.
  • Contributing to the process of design and engineering of project specific installation tools and equipment.
  • Coordinating the operational plans with respect to vessel arrangements, lifting plans, vessel positioning, etc.
  • Contributing to standardisation and optimisation of work processes.

Job requirements

  • A civil engineering, offshore engineering degree or equivalent
  • At least 5 years’ experience as an engineer for offshore structures or civil technical projects, preferably in the offshore or offshore wind sector
  • Experience with detailed design and engineering of structures
  • Outstanding knowledge of the English language, in speaking as well as in writing
  • A driven and meticulous colleague with good communication and social skills who enjoys working in a team and has the skills and enthusiasm to take a leading role
  • Willingness to occasionally travel (inter)nationally to project locations

We offer
Van Oord offers a challenging working environment with attractive opportunities for further development. In addition, we can provide an excellent salary package appropriate to your background and experience.

About Van Oord
Van Oord is a leading global contractor in dredging, hydraulic engineering and offshore projects (oil, gas and wind). We are an innovative partner for our clients and have been contributing to the infrastructure of tomorrow's world for over a hundred years. Our people are committed, enterprising professionals with a passion for water and technology.

Do you want to be a part of Van Oord?
Van Oord is a leading international contractor specializing in dredging, marine engineering and offshore projects (oil, gas and wind). We are an innovative partner for our clients and, for over one hundred years, have been helping to create the infrastructure for the world of tomorrow. Our staff are committed, entrepreneurial professionals who are passionate about water and technology.

Feel free to come on board with us and join our LinkedIn!

Please do not send your application to my email address. Only online applications through the Van Oord website will be processed. You can upload your resume and motivation by using the apply button underneath the vacancy.

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