Lead Electrical Engineer

Zwolle, Netherlands

Job Reference 1193318

Location Zwolle, Netherlands

Industry Renewables - Hydrogen

Function Engineering & Design

Job Type Contract

Date Added December 13, 2023

Airswift has been tasked by one of your most valued clients, active in the energy transition, to seek an experienced Electrical Engineer for a Lead Electrical Engineer position, based in Zwolle, Netherlands.

Job title: Lead Electrical Engineer
Location: Zwolle
Type: Contract
Duration: 12 months (possibilities for permanent employment after contract)

The role

As the Lead Electrical Engineer at our client, you are responsible for all electrical aspects of international projects. Together with the project manager, you "carry" the projects. This ranges from high and/or low-voltage distribution systems, (emergency) generators, short-circuit, load flow, and selectivity calculations carried out with ETAP, cabling, design of battery installations, hybrid energy solutions, ENMCS, interfaces to PCS systems. You do this in various project phases such as define, FEED, detail, and execution. Additionally, you provide support throughout the entire project execution. As the Lead Electrical Engineer, you are responsible for creating technical specifications, developing electrical drawings, creating and reviewing related calculations, producing design specifications, conducting interim and final inspections at our suppliers, and providing support for our sales department.

  • Oversee all electrical aspects of international projects, collaborating with project managers.
  • Manage design and calculations for distribution systems, generators, and hybrid energy solutions.
  • Develop technical specifications, electrical drawings, and design documentation.
  • Conduct inspections, both interim and final, at supplier sites.
  • Contribute to multidisciplinary project teams, coordinating with managers and engineers.
  • Optimize design processes, ensure compliance with regulations, and support project progress through travel and meetings.
  • Completed technical HBO/WO education, in the field of Electrical Engineering;
  • Experience in a similar role in an international technical project environment;
  • NEN3140 certification;
  • VCA VP;
  • STIPEL Installation/Work Supervisor;
  • Proficiency in English;
  • You have good social and communication skills;
  • You possess leadership qualities;
  • You have good planning skills;
  • You can lead multiple projects;
  • You are cost-conscious.
The Client
Our client is an international supplier of technological solutions in the field of Power Conversion, Electrical & Instrumentation (E&I), and Control & Automation (C&A). Their market segments consist of renewable energy, nuclear enrichment, conventional energy, and defense.

Are you the electrical engineer we are looking for? Please send your CV to Berend.Besseling@airswift.com, and I will be in touch ASAP!

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