Job description

For our client are we looking for an experienced Commissioning Engineer. As Commissioning Engineer High Voltage are you responsible for the commissioning of the High Voltage Landstation. You will report to the Commissioning Lead Engineer and are you located in the department Offshore. The project location is at the Maasvlakte 4 days a week and you will work 1 day a week in Arnhem.

Your tasks and responsibilities includes:

Your responsibilities

  • Coordination and execution of commissioning activities for the commissioning of High Voltage Landstation, under responsibility of the 'Commissioning Lead Engineer ' in close cooperation with the other team members.
  • Preparing/Review the commissioning plans and protocols.
  • Prepare and lead of the execution of the Landstation testing scope (Support in the overall integration Testing procedure, onshore and offshore).
  • Support in the coordination and execution of the Site Integration tests, pre energization tests and trial run requirements on the Platform together with the relevant stakeholders.
  • Support in the Coordination and execution of the pre energization and first energization together with the relevant stakeholders.
  • Support in creation and alignment of the switching programs for the first energization(s) with relevant parties and check the completeness of the necessary documentation for energization.
  • Assure the compliance of the planned commissioning process with the necessary certificates.
  • Supervision on Factory Acceptance Tests and Site Acceptance Tests by High Voltage System Suppliers.
  • Supervision on the interface alignment by the onshore substation contractor towards the suppliers.
  • Support on the interface alignment by the contractors for the offshore substation towards the High Voltage equipment delivery in the platform yard and integration in the platform.
  • Ensure the compliance with requirements and goals set for SHE, time, cost, risk and quality.
  • You contribute actively to a safe working environment for yourself, your colleagues and contractors.

Job requirements

  • You have a Bachelor degree in Electrical Engineering.
  • You have extensive knowledge and experience (5 years +) of high voltage offshore platform commissioning.
  • Experience with working as a part of a site based delivery team, personally managing and/or coordinating commissioning personnel and vendors.
  • You have experience with landstation auxiliary systems – and landstation safety systems in the onshore environment.
  • You are capable to support/coordinate on the technical level between internal stakeholders as well as external stakeholders.
  • You are dynamic, enthusiastic, intrinsically motivated, responsible and committed; no 'nine to five-mentality'.
  • High level of assertiveness, initiative and independence as well as being a strong communicator and team player.
  • You are fluent in English, both verbally and in writing, fluency in Dutch is preferential.
  • Physical fitness and willingness to travel as well as being frequently employed on the land station is essential.
  • An assessment can be part of the application procedure.
  • Pre-Employment Screening.

We offer

  • A place for people who are willing and able to work and build in a dynamic and innovative environment.
  • A competitive salary
  • A contract with prospect on a permanent contract at the client
  • Excellent primary and secondary conditions
  • Pleasant working atmosphere within a healthy organization
  • Broad range of training and career opportunities

About our client

Our client is one of Europe’s first cross-border grid operator for electricity. They have one of the biggest investment programs in the country and relations with a wide range of institutions. Within the company is the Offshore Wind one of the most revolutionary developments with an attractive long term outlook.

Their focus is to develop a North-West European energy market, to integrate renewable energy, and to optimize our safety performance. They are globally a top offshore grid developer by being the biggest investor in the German energy transition. They offer a responsible position within one of the most dynamic settings in the energy sector in a fascinating and dynamic international working environment.

Questions or interested?

Do you have questions about the position or the application procedure? Feel free to send us a message or call us +31(0)180 - 48 77 55.

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