Principal Engineer Electrical - Systems

  • Competitive
  • Norway Akershus
  • Contract
  • Oil & Gas
Principal Engineer Electrical - Systems

- Development of electrical philosophies, topologies, single line diagrams, load list, PMS/PDCS and system design.
- System Design and follow up of high and low voltage systems
- Designing solutions according to our client's requirements
- Interface with other disciplines, client, existing plant, other contractors and suppliers
- Perform and complete engineering documents and data registers

- Master Power Engineering
- Ex course (to be renewed every 5 years)
- FSE course
- Minimum 8 years’ experience from electrical system engineering in offshore or onshore projects
- Conversant with LV and HV distribution levels, developing electrical philosophies, topologies, design and specifying electrical system solutions and strategies.
- Experience with electrical system calculations using recognized software such as Febdok and Paladin.
- Extensive knowledge of electrical design according to relevant national and international rules, regulations and different standards such as NORSOK, IEC, ATEX, ISO, PTIL, IEC 61850.
- Detail knowledge of Equinor technical requirements (TRs)
- Efficient communicator, who communicates well in English - Both orally and in writing
- Cooperative working attitude and acceptance for multicultural team environment
- Ability to work independently as well as in team
- Systematic and accurate, with high loyalty to deadline and quality requirements
- Proactive, seeking advice and share own experiences with others
- Innovative approach, eager to improve methodology and solutions through digital tools


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.

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