EL240505P6A1: Freelance - Project Engineer – Substation/PE SecSys/PE Lines (ASAP, Brussels, 1 year)

Brussels, Brussels Capital  ‐ Hybrid


Electrical Substation High-voltage Technology Infrastructure Management Construction Technical Support Electrical Engineering Automation Telecommunications Dutch Feasibility Studies Economic Growth Electro Mechanical Engineering Engineering Management French Low Voltage Project Management Multidisciplinary Approach Energy Transformation Electrical Installation Work Sustainability Training Packages Transmission Systems Project Engineering Project Closure


Project description
The Belgian and European energy landscape is in full swing. Did you know that a leading energy company plays a crucial role in this?
As part of a prominent European transmission system operator, this company ensures the reliability and sustainability of the electricity supply in Belgium.
Side-by-side with other Contingent Workers and the company’s staff, you will play a part in build-ing a sustainable, green, and reliable energy infrastructure that stimulates economic growth and reduces our ecological footprint.
Only together can we make the biggest impact possible! The company believes in the power of diversity: they are convinced that an inclusive and diverse work environment leads to more innova-tion and creativity as well as better results.
The Project Engineer Substations will collaborate on electrical infrastructure projects (380, 220, 150, 70 and 36 kV) concerning high voltage substations or lines.
As Project Engineer you are the key figure between the project leader and the engineering office where you are responsible for the technical elaboration of projects within a multidisciplinary team. You ensure the consistency and quality of the design and monitor the functionality of the project. You take proactive measures to ensure that the project is delivered according to the predetermined schedule and scope.

Job description/Tasks
This includes the following :
• You will work in close collaboration with the Project Leader and with fellow Project Engineers. The Project Engineer has a technical focus, the Project Leader an organizational fo-cus within a project.
• You are actively involved in the entire project process, from feasibility study (conceptual) to project closure. You are a key figure between the design team, the technical experts and the Project Leader.
• You contribute to the technical elaboration of the scope and design of the projects, where you do various preliminary technical studies.
• During the detail study, you will guide the design team and ensure that the studies are performed qualitatively and according to the agreed scope.
• During the execution phase, you will assist the Project Leader with technical support.
• You will communicate and report on the progress of the project.

Within the Engineering Department, there are several Project Engineering (PE) disciplines each with their technical specificity:
• PE Substation (subject of this vacancy): with a focus on HV components within the substation and utilities (equipment buildings) and distribution of low voltage power supply (400Vac and 110Vdc).
• PE SecSys: with a focus on protection and automation systems and Telecom
• PE Lines: with a focus on High Voltage lines and pylons for substation connections.
Depending on experience, these tasks are taken up autonomously or under supervision. A very extensive training package exists within the company.
The Project Engineer Substation will work within the Infrastructure Projects department.
After the training period, the service will be able to be performed three days a week in teleworking. The projects and associated sites are divided into 3 geographical areas (“East & West Flanders + Hainaut”, “Namur, Liege and Luxembourg”, “Antwerp, Limburg & Brussels”).
The company is looking for a Project Engineer who will be responsible for projects in Antwerp, Limburg and Brussels region.
The work can thus be optimally organized between construction sites (to be visited in preparation and construction phases), much more at the office and the home.

Profile requirements:
• Master's degree in electrical or electromechanical engineering or equivalent through experience and strong interest in engineering
• Technical experience within the high voltage domain is a plus
• Perfect knowledge of Dutch or French. Knowledge of the other national language is an important asset.
• Interest in the energy sector
• Strong sense of responsibility, pronounced organizational skills.
• Communication skills with smooth assertiveness and who is customer-oriented.
• Good teamwork with a good dose of resourcefulness.

Additional requirements: Please note that candidates who do not provide key skills or keywords listed in the job requirements in their CV will not be selected, as it will be assumed that the candidate does not have knowledge in this area.

Therefore, please highlight in your CV all the requirements you do meet, even if they seem standard/obvious to you. Additionally, please shortly answer the following questions:
1. Technical experience within the high voltage domain: yes/no + please explain
2. Explain your education background.
3. Explain your general working experience here. (limit of 255 characters, please consider this)

Additional Information
- Start and duration: ASAP, 1 year with possibility to extend
- Volume: 40h per week
- Work location: Brussels, Belgium

What makes this mission attractive?
• An interesting project at the reference within the energy sector: The company encourages innovation and collaboration. Within the company you will be at the forefront of the energy transition, and you will have the chance to contribute to ground-breaking technologies designed to accelerate this transition. It is a one-of-a-kind opportunity to demonstrate your skills and develop further your competences within this project.
• Focus on well-being at work: The company puts maximum effort into a positive work culture in which your well-being is central.
• A diverse team of co-workers: The company puts a high value on diversity and inclusion. You will join a diverse and passionate team that enjoys sharing knowledge and leading the way towards a more sustainable future together.
Next steps:
We are looking forward to your mail with your CV and details about your hourly rate (remote/onsite). Please write us directly to projects6[a]joyit-berlin.de
Kind regards, your team of joyIT Berlin
Start date
100% (5 days per week)
12 months
(extension possible)
joyIT Berlin
Published at
Contact person:
Michael Hoehne
Project ID:
Energy Industry
Contract type
40 % remote
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