Senior Engineer – Automation

With Aibel you have a chance to develop your career through a range of projects in renewables and oil and gas. We call ourselves Engineering Pioneers. Whatever our job is, we approach it with creativity, curiosity and a drive to find new and better solutions. First we imagine the future. Then we build it.

Automation in Haugesund is looking to strengthen the team with a new Senior/Principal Automation Engineer. You will play an important part in designing, implementing, and optimizing automation solutions for industrial projects.

About the position
As an Automation Pioneer at Aibel, you will be responsible for system design and integration in the Safety and Automation systems, and follow-up suppliers’ packages and other automation systems in the energy market. Your daily tasks includes SAS system design and preparation of discipline documentation such as SCDs, C&E and Indexes. In addition to responsibilities as system design, interface and follow up automation network on energy related facilities. We are looking for a Pioneer with a collaborative spirit and great desire to develop and learn in the organization, and hope you will join the energy transition journey.

Responsibilities and tasks include

  • Responsible for SAS system design and integration
  • Participate in fire and gas safety review.
  • System design of process, utility, and electrical systems (interface, FS, SCD and HMI input)
  • Follow-up system design for equipment packages and electrical automation system
  • Designing solutions according to our client's requirements
  • Follow up vendors and vendor technical documentation; participate in test activities/FAT.
  • Ensure that vendor and engineering information required for progress of the work is identified and communicated to the project.
  • Interface to other disciplines, suppliers, and client
  • Perform and complete engineering documents and data registers


  • Master or bachelor degree within automation or equivalent
  • Minimum 8 years’ experience from automation engineering in projects to be located on the Norwegian Continental Shelf

Personal qualities

  • Have good communication skills and have a cooperative working attitude.
  • Multidiscipline understanding
  • Ability to work independently as well as in team and is systematic and accurate
  • Have a high loyalty to deadline and quality requirements.
  • Be proactive, seeking advice and share own experiences

Become our colleague
Aibel offers many career opportunities. With us, you can work across disciplines, build competence and develop your own potential. This contributes to a vibrant and engaging work environment. We also offer flexible working hours, and our welfare clubs have a wide range of activities and training opportunities for all our employees.

Our overall strategy is to strengthen and grow the company's strong position within various energy segments, including offshore wind, oil and gas and hydrogen. At the same time, we always pursue new opportunities. Aibel sees social responsibility as a fundamental prerequisite, and sustainable development is therefore a natural part of our guidelines, work procedures and decision-making processes.

We value diversity and work targeted to secure inclusion of all employees.

Can you identify with our values, and are you inspired by our vision?
Then we would like to hear from you!

Application deadline and contact information:
For questions regarding the position, please contact:
Section Manager Viggo Holm, 90868651 or
Work Place: Haugesund
Application deadline: 29.04.2024

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