Lead Electrical Engineer – Den Haag


Our client is a major EPC contractor in the Oil and Gas industry and the Petrochemical industry. They execute projects and programs for clients in major onshore and offshore markets. The project teams are experienced in executing different sized projects. For this client we are currently looking for a Lead Electrical Engineer.


  • Leadership skills, experience with multi-office projects, multi- market areas, and multi-project phases;
  • You are responsible for the day to day supervision and coordination of the Electrical Engineering and Design team assigned to a project;
  • Part of this role would be inter-office project delivery coordination which is mostly executed with the offices in Mumbai, India;
  • You supervise a group of designers and engineers;
  • Maintains effective communication with project team members and with the customer;
  • May provide field support for construction activities associated to the project;
  • May use computer-assisted engineering and design software and equipment to perform engineering task;
  • You must be capable of developing electrical engineering and design for projects, interface with the client when required, other project team members, the project engineer and the project manager all aspects of electrical works in a project from initial planning to all stages of execution and submittal of packages;
  • You shall work on electrical datasheets and specifications, single-line diagram, area classification drawings, power system studies and calculation (short circuit, load flow, motor starting, etc.), and requisitions.


  • BSc/ MSc degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent;
  • 10 years or more of experience in Electrical engineering in oil and gas production units, chemicals and polymers units or refineries;
  • Ability to lead a large project team of 15-30 staff;
  • People Management skills, problem solver and open minded;
  • Experience with Workshare is an strong advantage;
  • Excellent knowledge of the English language, both oral and written;
  • Has experience with or knowledge of projects in various fields in the industry such as oil and gas (upstream and downstream), refineries, chemical plants and solids handling;
  • Has experience with estimating man hours and has basic knowledge of how to determine overall construction costs;
  • You have experience with or knowledge of conceptual, basic and detail design projects and a high level of Safety Awareness.


Niek Knibbe +31 (0)23-5583710


Niek Knibbe +31 (0)23-5583710