Electrical & Instrumentation Designer


Asiyan Aydin

Recruitment Partner Consultant at Van Storm

Job summary:

Tasks: designing electrical & instrumentation systems for offshore wind platforms

Projects: offshore wind & sustainability projects  

Company: globally operating engineering office in the offshore & energy field

Main requirements: diploma in Electrical Engineering 

Your opportunity

Do you have a background in Electrical Engineering, an affinity with technology, and a passion for sustainability? Then the most modern and complex offshore wind projects are waiting for you!

As an Electrical & Instrumentation Designer, you will work in an international and multidisciplinary team, under the guidance of a Lead E&I Designer.

You will work in the field of offshore energy activities, and you will help to develop projects such as offshore converter platforms, that convert alternating current to direct current, in order to connect offshore wind farms to the onshore installations. 

What you will do

  • Preparing construction drawings and lists
  • Executing the E&I design of LV/HV distribution systems, fire detection systems, and lightning
  • Creating block diagrams, hook-ups, layouts, and cable lists
  • Making 3D modelling & 2D drawings
  • Connecting cables in SmartPlant Instrumentation
  • Reporting to the Lead Designer E&I
  • Cooperating on a daily basis with other team members, by using each other’s technical expertise for the best benefit of the project 

Where you will work

This multidisciplinary engineering office based in the Rotterdam area is well known for delivering state-of-the-art tailor-made solutions in the field of Construction, Installations, Infrastructure, Traffic, Maritime, Water, and Offshore & Energy.

Their scope of work covers a wide range of technical activities: starting from the feasibility studies, up to the execution of engineering and procurement projects.

Offshore platforms, FPSOs, onshore facilities, and complex steel & mechanical installations are only some examples of their impressive portfolio of projects based all over the world.


  • Learn from the best: an internal team of almost 1000 professionals passionate about technology 
  • Diversity is powerful: office with an international environment
  • Every day is different: diverse & complex projects based all over the world 

What you already have

  • BSc. or MSc. degree in Electrical Engineering, or similar
  • Good working knowledge of AutoCAD, and experience with SmartPlan is a big plus
  • Passion for technology
  • Excellent communication and people skills, since you will be communicating with other internal departments
  • Ability to work in a highly complex technical environment, so expect to be positively challenged
  • Fluent English, so you can communicate efficiently with your multicultural team
  • Available for full-time in the Rotterdam area

Your benefits

  • 31 paid holidays per year
  • Salary based on expertise starting from 48K gross per year
  • Flexible working hours for good work-life balance
  • Covered commuting and interviewing costs
  • Business Travel Insurance
  • Basic Dutch course, so you will understand the Dutch jokes during the coffee break
  • Access to social gatherings, lectures, and events, so you will meet like-minded friends within the Dutch Maritime Industry. We also offer you a 1-year membership of KNVTS, Royal Dutch Association of Marine Engineers.
  • Housing search support and registration provided by Van Storm 

Sounds interesting?

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