• Alkmaar

Engineering Manager

WIND – Alkmaar / Velsen-Noord – Full Time

Are you passionate about contributing to the global energy transition? Join WIND as an Engineering Manager, working with a motivated team on challenging projects.

WIND provides comprehensive solutions for the transport, handling, and storage of subsea power cables for offshore wind and fiber optic cables. As we expand globally, we seek an Engineering Manager to lead a team of Project Engineers supporting our operational endeavors.

Your Role and the Team

As an Engineering Manager, you oversee the Project Engineering team at WIND Cable Services. You manage Project Engineers, ensuring efficient project preparation for transporting and handling power cables for offshore wind farms. Collaboration with the Operations Manager determines project priorities, and you support Project Engineers in their tasks, including on-site assistance for global projects when needed.

We offer:

  • Work alternately at our headquarters in Alkmaar or at our Cable Storage yard in Velsen-Noord,
    with the option for remote work.
  • Engage in an open, collaborative company culture with a motivated team.
  • Comprehensive onboarding and a senior engineer as a buddy for a smooth integration.
  • Full-time employment based on a 40-hour workweek.
  • Competitive salary based on experience and capabilities.
  • Benefits include 8% vacation pay, 25 vacation days, travel reimbursement, variable bonus, and
    additional allowances for working abroad.
  • Initial one-year contract, with the possibility of extension based on mutual satisfaction.
  • Contribute to a growing organization, with initiatives for improvement always valued.

Your responsibilities and tasks:

  • Oversee project engineering, determining technical solutions from technical, commercial, and
    safety perspectives.
  • Prioritize workloads and schedule Project Engineers.
  • Ensure company-wide engineering quality.
  • Ensure timely completion and approval of project engineering by Project Engineers.
  • Identify and mitigate risks and complications, taking necessary actions.
  • Evaluate engineering with project teams, implement improvements, and share lessons learned.
  • Train new Project Engineers.

We require:

  • Minimum WO-level education with a relevant technical background.
  • Demonstrated experience leading engineering teams.
  • Proficient in English, both written and spoken.
  • Solution-oriented with strong analytical skills.
  • Flexibility in adjusting approaches to achieve set goals.
  • Independent and comfortable with responsibility.
  • Assertive with persuasive communication skills.
  • Understanding of offshore industry challenges and risks.

About WIND

WIND offers tailored solutions for the transport, handling, and storage of subsea power cables and telecommunication cables.

Our unique blend of expertise, vessels, and equipment positions us as a solution-driven service provider in the offshore wind and telecommunications industries. At WIND, we prioritize flexibility, providing ample opportunities for personal and professional growth. Join a welcoming environment where work and relaxation coexist – our office entrance resembles more of a friendly pub than a formal workspace.

Candidates are requested to send a motivation letter plus CV to Michiel@wind.nl for the attention of Michiel Meulmeester. Acquisition is not appreciated

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To apply for this job email your details to edwin@creativeskills.nl.