HV Power Engineer

  • Competitve
  • Norway Buskerud Tranby
  • Permanent
  • Oil & Gas
You are strongly encouraged to apply for this position via this Aker Solutions-hosted job posting: 
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Do you want to play a role in solving global energy challenges for future generations?

At Aker Solutions we are committed to helping the energy industry and broader society #PowerTheChange towards a low-carbon future. 

We are changemakers and problem solvers with more than 180 years of experience. Our ambitions are high. By 2030, renewables and low-carbon solutions for oil and gas will make up two-thirds of our business. Do you want to be a part of driving the transition?

Our Power and Automation department within the new and ambitious Power Solutions business segment consists of a leading team of highly motivated and experienced engineers, being part of one of the largest engineering teams in the industry. Our mission is to develop innovative and bold solution to serve the energy transition. Our main markets are offshore wind, tidal power, hydrogen and CCS / low carbon solutions. 

We are now looking for a HV Power Engineer who wants to join our team  in Fornebu. 

What will you be doing?
Assisting our team during Feasibility studies, Front end engineering design phases and project executions:
  • Defining the right concept for our clients and contribute to study reports.
  • Participate in system definition and specification work.
  • Participate in the detailed engineering phase and ensure deliverables are issued on time and within budget. Proactively contribute in solving day to day challenges.
  • Be a technical package responsible for electrical equipment (HV Connection systems, Transformers, Switchgears).:
    • Specifying the product
    • Ensure product maturity and de-risking of vendor delivery plan.
    • Follow up the deliveries.
    • Responsible for equipment integration
  • Coordinate installation and testing activities on our yards or 3rd party locations.
  • Ensure work is executed according to defined procedures, delivered with the expected quality and timeliness and respecting our HSSE requirements.
  • Cultivate long term relationships with our vendors and contribute to product and process development

We think you should have:
  • M.Sc in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering. Practical experience can balance educational requirement.
  • 3 years of relevant experience
  • Self-starter and problem solver
  • Reliable and team player
  • Ability to negotiate and communicate at all levels
  • Willingness for some national and international travel
  • Confident in written and spoken English, other languages are of advantage.

More reasons to work with us:
  • Professional development and excellent career opportunities with the chance to work on a wide variety of projects ranging from oil and gas, renewables (carbon capture, hydrogen and offshore wind) to aqua culture
  • A healthy work-life balance with flexible working conditions throughout the different phases of your life journey
  • Competitive pay and benefits with excellent pension and insurance schemes as well as private health services provided by Aker Care
  • Access to welfare club with free gym facilities, sports equipment hire and cabins for rent in the mountains and by the sea
  • Possibility to work remotely/from home 1-3 days a week

Interested? Contact us.

For more information about the position please contact:

Yannick Berger, High Voltage Power Systems Manager, Aker Solutions, yannick.berger@akersolutions.com

Rolf Erik Smith, Senior Advisor, NES Advantage Solutions, rolf.smith@nesfircroft.com

Applications will be evaluated continuously, so no need to wait until the deadline to apply.

NES Advantage Solutions is Aker Solutions’ global recruitment services provider responsible for permanent and temporary staffing services.

Semac background checks are performed on all final candidates.

Diversity and Inclusion
Aker Solutions is empowered by its diverse workforce. We ensure a good working environment where equal opportunity, diversity and inclusion are considered vital to our success. We believe diversity creates value, attracts talent, and makes life more interesting. We therefore encourage and welcome applications from diverse backgrounds related to race, religion, nationality, sexual orientation, gender, ethnicity, disability, age, and more.

This is Aker Solutions
Aker Solutions delivers integrated solutions, products and services to the global energy industry. We enable low-carbon oil and gas production and develop renewable solutions to meet future energy needs. By combining innovative digital solutions and predictable project execution we accelerate the transition to sustainable energy production. Aker Solutions employs approximately 15,000 people in more than 20 countries.

You are strongly encouraged to apply for this position via this Aker Solutions-hosted job posting: 
(Please copy and paste the link in your browser)

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, Chemicals, Construction & Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining and Manufacturing sectors worldwide. With more than 80 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.

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