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HV electrical engineer - offshore

NES Global Talent, Germany | Denmark | Belgium
Employment type: 
Full time
Electrical Engineering, Engineering, Wind Energy, Management, Project Management, Commissioning

HV electrical engineer - offshore

HV Electrical Engineer

Competitive salary + benefits Offshore – Rotterdam area

My client is an international young and dynamic company of consultants inspired on developing wind energy to the prevailing energy in the upcoming years. Their activities can be distinguished in three broad categories: High Voltage applications, Low Voltage-auxiliaries and IT/Scada infrastructure for offshore wind projects. Moreover, project management and commissioning are included in their services.

Key duties and responsibilities

Review the design of LV/HV components and/or Auxiliary systems and/or Network/Scada systems of Offshore Wind substations

Provide electrical engineering support during project development, construction and operation for substations

Provide electrical engineering support for grid connection and compliance

Perform QA/QC component inspections

Participate in FAT, HATs of the components

For this position my client is looking for an electrical engineer who will be based in Holland or Germany.


  • University Degree (Bsc, Msc) in Electrical Engineering or a similar field of study
  • At least 3 years of experience, preferred in the wind energy business, renewable energy business or substations engineering and construction in offshore wind
  • Experience of switching up to 150 kV
  • Ability to develop, apply and maintain standards and best practices to gain competitive advantage
  • Ability to work conceptual as well as performing detailed engineering work in certain areas
  • Ability to manage small groups
  • Strong motivation, commitment and drive to achieve the required performance
  • Experience in international project teams and businesses
  • Mobile, resilient, team oriented, interdisciplinary interested
  • Proactive and reliable, structured and systematic way of working
  • Ability to move/travel for short periods in European countries such as Belgium, Denmark, Germany
  • Skilled in MS Office incl. good MS Excel skills
  • English (business fluent), any other language of North European regions is a plus
  • Offshore experience and/or trainings is a plus

Established in 1978, NES Global Talent provides a complete range of contract and permanent talent solutions to the Oil and Gas, Power, Construction and Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Manufacturing and IT sectors worldwide. With more than 40 offices in 28 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. Offering far more than a traditional recruitment service, we fully support our contractors while they are on assignment with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.