Senior Electrical Engineer - THE00ZA

The Hague , Netherlands

Job Reference 1236946

Location The Hague , Netherlands

Industry Oil & Gas - Downstream

Function Engineering & Design

Job Type Contract

Date Added January 11, 2024

Vacancy Overview

Airswift has been tasked by one of our major Oil and Gas clients to seek a Senior Electrical Engineer to work in their facilities located in The Hague, Netherlands.
  • Location: The Hague, Netherlands
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Duration: 1 year contract
  • Contract Setup: PAYE Inside IR35

On behalf of our customers, we are currently recruiting for a Senior Electrical Engineer, located in The Hague, the Netherlands. In this position, you will be working on a small to medium size project, or in a sub-lead role in execution of mainly brownfield projects in the downstream refinery for one of our customers.

Job requires supervision of the Electrical project team (engineers/designers) in the Netherlands as well as remote office.

  • Deliver electrical engineering services that meet our client, its customers and applicable statutory and regulatory specifications, on time and within budget. 
Perform electrical engineering services such as: 
  • identify and report changes to project scope; 
  • assist with the preparation of proposals, estimates, budgets and schedules; 
  • provide assistance during procurement, construction and commissioning activities. For example, write requisitions, conduct technical bid evaluations and write purchase orders; 
  • contribute to appropriate studies, analyses and recommend actions; 
  • assist with the preparation of detailed designs and drawings, specifications, data, calculations and reports. 
  • Keep up-to-date with the latest developments and technical innovations in electrical engineering. 
  • Communicate effectively with the electrical engineering team and project stakeholders, including the Customer. 
  • Identify issues and problems, develop appropriate solutions, and ask for assistance when required. 
  • A recognised degree in the electrical engineering discipline or equivalent. 
  • Relevant experience of 12+ years 
  • Have a strong technical background in power generation and LV/MV distribution systems, specifically experience in executing MV and LV SWB replacement works.
  • Site experience, Construction, Commissioning, and start-up experience, desirable
  • Experience in Electrical engineering and design work for complete electrical power systems and installations throughout project life cycle i.e., Concept design, FEED, and Detail Design for brownfield type of projects
  • Good knowledge and understanding of international codes and standards, and European Directives, i.e., IEC, EN, IEEE, ATEX, etc.
  • Familiar with the Dutch NEN codes and standards, desirable
  • Familiar with checking Power system studies (LF, SCC & motor starting, protection coordination), as a minimum, with any of the following tools: ETAP, Vision capable to review all calculations required for sizing & selection of electrical equipment
  • Experienced in performance of various electrical activities, such as preparation of equipment specifications, requisitions, data sheets, preparation of construction packages, electrical sub-contracts, technical bid evaluation, electrical material estimates, quality checks of documents and planning and preparation of interpreting Circuit Diagrams and Schematics.
  • Provide technical support to site activities with flexibility for (Site Assignment)
  • Experience work in inspections and FAT’s. 

If you are interested and think you have the right profile, please apply!
Consultant: Rachel Marques at



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