Job description

Our client is a Dutch shipbuilder of navy vessels, with customers all over the world. For their office in Vlissingen, we are looking for a Team Lead Electrical & Automation.

The role
You will be leading a small or mid-sized team of (Senior) Electrical & Automation Engineers during the execution of the project, to deliver the required engineering output. As Team Lead Electrical & Automation you will be ultimately responsible for the desired quality, timely delivery and reporting to the Project Manager Engineering.

Responsibilities:
  • Leading a small or mid-size Electrical & Automation engineering team during the execution of the project
  • Coaching the Electrical & Automation engineering team to work according to internal standards
  • Compose work breakdown structures and assign labour and cost budgets
  • Delivers quality engineering work on a timely basis to the Project Manager Engineering
  • Leading the Requirements Engineering and Systems Engineering process for the Electrical Systems
  • Leading the electrical engineering process by developing and reviewing the required deliverables, such as specification documents, functional descriptions, schematic drawings, and test/validation plans
  • Managing vendors and subcontractors to get their timely contribution to the project
  • Organize design checks and reviews to guarantee the required quality
  • Verifying the technical performance of vendors and subcontractors.
  • Performing technical analysis on received offers, in close cooperation with the Purchase department
  • Monitoring and controlling man-hour budget and making progress reports to the Project Manager Engineering
  • Coordinating technical support or commissioning activities for the project under contract
  • Ensuring full compliance to all applicable requirements and specifications imposed by class and customer
  • Helping to develop and describe standards and working methods

Job requirements

  • Bachelor or Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Technical Automation, or another relevant technical discipline.
  • Minimum of five-year experience in the design of (complex) electrical & automation systems, preferably in ships, offshore or industrial installations
  • Experience in working in large project environments with high level of complexity and with leading an engineering team up to 10 people
  • Experienced to work with and manage third-party vendors and subcontractors
  • Good project management skills and able to structure work packages and get them realized according to contracted planning and labour/cost budgets
  • Used to work on class-regulated products and with Good Engineering Practices, including quality and budget awareness
  • Excellent command of Dutch and English language
  • EU citizenship or EU work visa is required
  • A background check will be part of the selection procedure

Our offer

  • Salary: up to € 6000,- gross per month, depending on experience
  • Annual leave: 27 days per year
  • ADV hours: 13 days per year with the option to sell these in exchange for a maximum of 5% more salary (0.383% per day)
  • Travel costs: € 10 per month for the first 10 km, then 0.19 cents per km. A T-tag is issued for employees who use the Westerscheldetunnel for commuting
  • Collective Labor Agreement: Collective Labor Agreement Metalektro applies
  • Pension: Compulsory participation in the PME pension scheme
  • Premium distribution: employer 50% and employee 50%
  • Profit-sharing: If the results of the company give reason to do so

Company description

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