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Senior Electrical Engineer

  • Engineering & Technology
  • Office Gorinchem
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The position
Are you looking for a position in which your creative and innovative ideas and designs will contribute to challenging offshore (wind) projects? If so, read on to find out what Van Oord has to offer. Our Engineering & Estimating department in Gorinchem is looking for a Senior Electrical Engineer.

As a Senior Electrical Engineer you will be responsible for developing and designing of various electrical aspects for our offshore wind projects. You will be involved from the design phase to the implementation phase.

Your responsibilities

  • Managing and planning the design, engineering and technical procurement support activities in tender and project preparation phase for Offshore Wind Installations including High Voltage Stations, Inter Array and Export cables and inter connector projects
  • Advisory role on electrical aspects towards tender management and project management
  • Initiating cost-effective alternatives
  • Coaching and training colleagues
    Supervising external specialists, including assessing their designs

Job requirements

  • A Master’s attained in Electrical Engineering (HV)
  • At least 8 years of work experience in a comparable position, preferably in the field of offshore wind
  • Extensive and in-depth knowledge of any or all of the fields of: cable design, SCADA systems, HV power electronics, electrical system integration and grid-compliance
  • Work experience in a project environment and with the ability to switch quickly between various projects
  • Excellent spoken and written English skills
  • Extensive network in the renewable energy sector
  • Someone who enjoys the challenging project dynamics and the corresponding deadlines
  • A result-minded, creative and analytically strong colleague
  • Excellent communication and social skills
  • The willingness to work abroad

We offer
We offer a varied and challenging working environment with interesting opportunities to develop yourself further.

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?

Apply online by using the button below. Not ready to apply yet? Please contact me for more information or other career opportunities at Van Oord.

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Pieter van Bodegom
Pieter van Bodegom
+31 88 8268068

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