Discipline Lead Engineer – Electrical (S) – SBM Offshore – Schiedam


SBM Offshore believes the oceans will provide the world with safe, sustainable and affordable energy for generations to come. We share our experience to make it happen. Take part in a world-class, diverse, and talented team committed to responsible business conduct and see where the future takes you. #ENERGYCOMMITTED
As the world’s population grows, so does the need for safe, sustainable and affordable energy. To cook meals, to power homes, to fuel mobility. With that comes an increasing need to transition to a more sustainable future. With almost 5,000 colleagues spread over eight locations and nine operational shore bases and the offshore fleet of vessels, we are committed to play our part. And we thrive on challenges to do so: whether it is in 3,000 meters of water depth, producing hydrocarbons from underneath the salt-layer, making wind turbines float or capturing energy from waves. In whatever we do, our core values of Integrity, Care, Entrepreneurship and Ownership are key in our commitment to unlocking energy from the oceans.

Role Description

The Lead Electrical Engineer is responsible for the execution of all electrical engineering and design documents and activities according to project budget, schedule, safety and quality. He is also responsible for all electrical procurement packages. Lead Engineer shall report in a strong matrix organization to the Engineering Project Manager and Discipline manager.

Key Skills and Responsibilities

Supervisory or Lead responsibility over a group of engineers and designers providing technical direction primarily at a project level. Plan and coordinate detailed aspects of engineering work for a project and set priorities and reconciles conflicting interests over the duration of a project.

Manage Client requirements and expectations, and to deliver electrical design engineering deliverables in full compliance.

Demonstrate a good level of understanding and expertise in a wide variety of subject matter relating to electrical equipment and systems including power generation and power distribution systems.

Interface with Client representatives and stakeholders relating to electrical activities, e.g. project managers, technical authorities, onshore and offshore engineers.

Demonstrates through his actions an understanding of professional and ethical responsibilities.

Plan, schedule or coordinate the preparation of documents or completion of activities for one or multiple projects. Documents required to be prepared may be, but not limited to: technical philosophies, power system studies, calculation reports, single line diagrams, engineering specifications, load/equipment lists, hazardous area classification, schematic diagrams, distribution panel drawings, data sheets, Interconnection diagrams, block diagrams and electrical various layout drawings.Responsible for the technical development and mentoring of junior level engineers.

Role requirements

Minimum Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering required.10 plus years with relevant oil & gas and offshore electrical engineering experience.Excellent technical know-how and overview throughout discipline.

We offer

You will be part of exciting times SBM Offshore finds itself in: the challenges and dynamics that come with it, and the increasing need for talented and ambitious new colleagues to participate with us in this adventure, now. On a practical note: our offices are easily accessible by public transport, we offer an attractive salary package and you can work flexible working hours.
SBM Offshore N.V. is a listed holding company that is headquartered in Amsterdam. It holds direct and indirect interests in other companies that collectively with SBM Offshore N.V. form the SBM Offshore Group (“the Company”). SBM Offshore provides floating production solutions to the offshore energy industry, over the full product lifecycle. The Company is market leading in leased floating production systems delivered to date, with multiple units currently in operation and has unrivalled operational experience in this field. The Company’s main activities are the design, supply, installation, operation and the life extension of floating production solutions for the offshore energy industry. As of December 31, 2018, Group companies employ approximately 4,350 people worldwide, including circa 650 contractors, whi…