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Project Engineer Cable Division

  • Project Management & Operations
  • Office Gorinchem
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The position
Are you creative, do you have innovative ideas and are you interested in a job that challenges you every day? For our Operations Department – Cable Division (Offshore Wind), which is located in our Gorinchem Office, we are looking for Project Engineers.
In this role you will be involved in offshore wind projects from design up to and including installation. You will be based at our Cable Unit which is located at the Van Oord Office in Gorinchem (The Netherlands) where our Cable Division is giving operational support to tenders and projects in preparation / execution phase. Also our projects are done from our offices in Rotterdam, Hamburg and the project locations.

Your responsibilities

  • Contact person for the Project Manager, the project team and other stakeholders
  • Preparing and implementing specific (working) methods with risk analysis for various Offshore Wind projects
  • Providing coordination and advice in the event of technical problems
  • Supervising subcontractors
  • Reviewing and following up on documentation for subcontractors and others
  • Checking document control registers in order to be sure that work instructions, working methods and drawings have been issued

Job requirements

  • A Secondary vocational education (MBO) or Higher professional education (HBO) in Mechanical Engineering or Civil Engineering, preferably in Offshore Engineering or Maritime Infrastructure
  • At least two years' relevant work experience, preferably in the offshore (wind) industry
  • Experience of supporting projects and managing external engineering and suppliers
  • A good command of English, spoken and written
  • Strong communication and social skills
  • An independent, practical and creative person who can solve problems, dares to take decisions and is able to work in project teams
  • A flexible attitude with regards to work location, possible travelling and working alternately at the office and different project locations

We offer
A job at Van Oord means working on challenging, dynamic and prestigious projects. Take your responsibility and see your ideas become reality. Van Oord offers 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.

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Pieter van Bodegom
Pieter van Bodegom

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