Wind Power Electrical Engineering Manager for our offshore substation for offshore wind farms

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Would you like to take up the technical challenges related to offshore substation design and construction of offshore wind farms?


Join us and become Electrical Engineering Manager in Substation Electrical & Commissioning Management which is responsible for LV design and installations, integration management and commissioning management of electrical installations.


Together with nine committed colleagues, you’ll manage the integration of MV/HV components and SCADA into an offshore substation design. You’ll be the technical project/scope manager, handling interfaces between LV systems, MV/HV components and SCADA systems.


Your key tasks will be to

  • coordinate tasks between project participants and suppliers within the electrical and utility field, and be responsible for the integration of MV/HV/SCADA equipment
  • be accountable for power and utility design and installation in a project as well as prepare technical requirements
  • coordinate and manage specialists in a project
  • follow up on time schedules, progress and results from consultants and contractors
  • participate in project team meetings and clarification and negotiation meeting with contractors.


Your competences include that you

  • hold a relevant degree in electrical engineering and are interested in working with electrical design for offshore substations
  • have professional knowledge based on extensive, relevant technical project management experience and, preferably, experience with PMI terms
  • have knowledge of power systems, ideally including experience with high-voltage installations
  • speak and write English fluently as we operate in an international environment
  • have a strong analytical approach, enabling you to handle a range of complex tasks quickly.


Working at Ørsted

To be the frontrunner in the green energy transformation, we invest significantly in innovation and empower our employees to help shape the renewable energy technologies of the future. We cultivate a collaborative, dynamic and diverse work environment and encourage career-long learning and development so our people can realise their full potential.


Would you like to help shape the renewable technologies of the future?

Send your application to us as soon as possible and no later than 30 September 2018, as we’ll be conducting interviews on a continuous basis.


Please don’t hesitate to contact Jannick Elmbæk Olsen, Manager of Offshore Electrical Engineering Management, by telephone on +45 99 55 51 48, if you’d like to know more about the position.


Please note that for your application to be reviewed, you must submit your application via our online career pages.


You may choose freely to be based either at our office in Skærbæk near Fredericia or in Gentofte in the Greater Copenhagen area. The employees in the department are based in Gentofte, Skærbæk and a few on sites, so you should expect some travelling in relation to your work. Since Ørsted is going global and some of our activities will be outside Europe, you should also expect expatriation.


Criminal record certificate

Please note that for Danish applicants, we may procure a criminal record certificate in connection with this job, and that employment will be subject to the information listed. The criminal record certificate will only be used in the assessment if the criminal activity is of relevance to the position.


About Ørsted

Headquartered in Denmark, Ørsted’s 5,600 employees develop, construct and operate offshore wind farms, bioenergy plants and innovative waste-to-energy solutions and provide smart energy products to its customers. Ørsted Wind Power’s 2,200 employees have developed and constructed the largest portfolio of offshore wind farms in Northern Europe, and we’re expanding with international activities in the US and Asia-Pacific. For more information on Ørsted, visit

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