Lead Engineer - Electrical Engineering, Instrumentation, and Automation

Zwolle, Netherlands

Job Reference 1196642

Location Zwolle, Netherlands

Industry Infrastructure - Construction & Civil

Function Engineering & Design

Job Type Contract

Date Added November 30, 2023

Job Title: Lead Engineer - Electrical Engineering, Instrumentation, and Automation
Location: Groningen, Zwolle, Leeuwarden
Experience Level: Senior/Lead
Start Date: ASAP
Type: Contract to Permanent

The Role:
Are you an experienced (Lead) Engineer in Electrical Engineering, Instrumentation, and Automation? Do you want to be the central figure in various projects within the gas, food, and chemical sectors?
In your capacity as a (Lead) Engineer, you will serve as a pivotal figure in a wide range of mono- and multidisciplinary projects. Your responsibilities will encompass the complete project life cycle, starting from initial concept development, all the way through to commissioning. Your expertise will be instrumental in translating preliminary sketches, specifications, and technical designs into actionable plans for tendering or execution.


  • Play a key role in both mono- and multidisciplinary projects, from initial sketches, specifications, and technical designs to tendering or execution.
  • Provide technical guidance to clients, create (partial) budgets and schedules, and maintain close collaboration with engineers and drafters in your projects.
  • Take ownership of various projects, ensuring proper documentation and communication.
  • Manage relationships with clients, suppliers, and industry specialists within and outside of Sweco.
  • Perform tasks across various project phases, from concept to commissioning.


  • A relevant completed bachelor's/master's degree with a background in Electrical Engineering, Instrumentation, and Automation.
  • Substantial experience as an engineer, preferably in an industrial environment.
  • Demonstrable practical field experience.
  • High levels of personal responsibility and customer focus.

The Client:

Our client, a prominent leader in the industry, is seeking an experienced (Lead) Engineer to join their team. They specialize in providing engineering and consultancy services across the Gas, Chemical, and Food sectors. As a pivotal figure in their team, you'll work on a wide range of projects, shaping the future of these industries.

If you're ready to make a significant impact and be a part of projects that look towards the future, we invite you to share your CV with us. Please send it to Berend.Besseling@airswift.com, and we'll be in touch soon.


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