Company: NES Fircroft
Skills: Electrical Engineering
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Location: Alkmaar, North Holland, Netherlands

Are you an electrical engineer with experience within the Offshore industry?
Are you currently looking for a new contractor position in the Netherlands?
This company is a Dutch producer within the oil a gas industry specifically focused on exploration and production. They are currently looking for an electrical engineer within the electrical engineering team where you will work together closely with the project and operations teams.

Your responsibilities as an electrical engineer:

  • Provide engineering support and advice on electrical modifications and improvements for new projects
  • Complete any electrical calculations and system studies required during the Select and Define project phases, to verify system design and equipment selection.
  • Specify electrical protection and control systems, including selection and parameters
  • Supervising contractors performing engineering and installation.
  • Act as focal point / project lead for the coordination of small projects
  • Provide input to short and medium-term plant problems in support of the maintenance team
  • Review actions from the Independent Verification Body (IVB), typically from NEN and ATEX inspections.
  • Ensure controlled documents are up-to-date and all changes are managed.
  • You are aware of HAZOP and SIL reviews

Required qualifications:

  • Ideally +5 years of experience within electrical engineering
  • Knowledge of MV, LV electrical power distribution systems
  • Knowledge of engineering practices, codes and standards
  • An overall understanding of the key legislation and regulatory framework for Dutch onshore and offshore assets
  • A pro-active attitude
  • The ability to work in multi-discipline project teams
  • Fluent in Dutch and English
  • You must have offshore certificates and ideally onshore and offshore experience

The role:

  • You will be working in the region of Alkmaar in full-time contractor employment
  • Occasional travel for offshore site visits


With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining, Automotive and Chemicals sectors worldwide.With more than 100 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting 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.