Local Unit & Position Description
We’re looking for a Mechanical Engineer / Consultant / Project Manager who helps our customers world-wide with securing and improving the affordability, sustainability and reliability of their AC and DC overhead lines.
You will be part of the Transmission & Distribution Technology team at our Energy headquarters in Arnhem, The Netherlands. We also have positions available in Nordics and the Middle East.
The team exists out of almost 50 professionals (a mix PhD, MSc and BSc level) with different backgrounds and from various cultures. Together we deliver specialized and innovative consultancy services in projects to our customers world-wide, which are mainly transmission and distribution system operators, power utilities and industries. We are responsible for preparing design and specifications for structures related to high voltage electricity transmission & distribution, such as overhead line towers, supports and gantries. We also check and review designs prepared by others. During implementation phases of projects we regularly take on the role of owner's engineer, where we are responsible for quality control of the services and equipment delivered by others.
Your tasks and responsibilities
You will perform mechanical and civil engineering tasks and give advice to our customers related to AC and DC overhead lines. Next to that, you will:
- Being a technical expert for structures related to high voltage electricity transmission & distribution
- Execute projects as project leader
- Prepare specifications and tender documentation
- Write (or contribute to) clear and high quality reports and commercial offers
- Identify market opportunities and develop our existing services and establish new services for both the team and our company
We are looking for a pro-active and ambitious Mechanical Engineer / Consultant / Project Manager who is an enthusiastic, result-oriented team player who actively contributes to the success of our team and collaborates to create results. You have:
- Bachelor or Masters degree in Mechanical or Civil Engineering or similar
- 5 – 10 years of technical work experience in the energy sector
- Extended knowledge and practical experience with equipment in T&D area
- Verbal and written communication skills of Dutch and/or English language
- Willingness to travel (about 20% of your time abroad)
- Attitude to take responsibility for own tasks, competences and beyond
- Curiosity, interested, self-starter and engagement
- Open mindset (out of the box thinking)
- Knowledge of market and technology trends
What we're offering
A challenging and aried job in a dynamic and international environment. Being part of a professional team of committed colleagues and plenty of opportunities for personal growth. Naturally, the position is rewarded appropriately, including good fringe benefits.
Based on your experience, we will create a plan together with you for your development for the next few years. We will do this through our 70-20-10 philosophy: 70% learning on the job, 20% coaching and 10% training. You will be given the opportunity to grow to a (senior) consulting role where you sell, lead and execute projects in order to help clients realize the stated project goals and deliverables. Or you develop yourself as a senior technology expert being seen as an international authority in your working field.
Hvem er DNV GL?
DNV GL is a global quality assurance and risk management company. Driven by our purpose of safeguarding life, property and the environment, we enable our customers to advance the safety and sustainability of their business. We provide classification, technical assurance, software and independent expert advisory services to the maritime, oil & gas, power and renewables industries. We also provide certification, supply chain and data management services to customers across a wide range of industries. Combining technical, digital and operational expertise, risk methodology and in-depth industry knowledge, we empower our customers’ decisions and actions with trust and confidence. We continuously invest in research and collaborative innovation to provide customers and society with operational and technological foresight. With origins stretching back to 1864 and operations in more than 100 countries, our experts are dedicated to helping customers make the world safer, smarter and greener.
DNV GL is the world’s leading classification society and a recognized advisor for the maritime industry. We enhance safety, quality, energy efficiency and environmental performance of the global shipping industry – across all vessel types and offshore structures. We invest heavily in research and development to find solutions, together with the industry, that address strategic, operational or regulatory challenges.