Senior Engineers Automation – Offshore Wind

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.

Elevate your career with Aibel in the thriving renewable energy sector. Engage in cutting-edge projects involving high voltage substations, offshore wind farms, and electrification. Explore diverse opportunities in Oil & Gas and Hydrogen sectors. Be part of the future, today.

Renewables Engineering in Haugesund is looking to strengthen the team with new Senior/Principal Automation Engineers. You will be part of automation engineering in large projects and hold the position as discipline engineer or discipline lead. As an engineer in Aibel you will work in a multidiscipline environment, participating in studies, bids and FEED and/or detail engineering projects. Join us in shaping the future of renewables with Aibel’s engineering team!

About the position

As part of Aibel’s team, you will define and specify Automation and SAS system design for Safety Instrumented Systems, Process Control Systems and Power Distribution Control systems. As the Package Responsible Engineer (PRE), you will be entrusted with the task of overseeing supplier deliveries and actively participating in Inspection Acceptance Testing (IAT) and Factory Acceptance Testing (FAT) activities.

Responsibilities and tasks include

  • Development of automation philosophies & solutions to the required level
  • Development of automation SAS programming basis (i.e., SCD, C&E, I/O list, alarm classification, FPDS) to the required level
  • Participation in multidiscipline design and review activities
  • Participate and arrange meetings, workshops and reviews for automation discipline as required
  • Interface to other disciplines, contractors and Clients


  • Master's or bachelor's degree within automation or equivalent
  • Minimum 5 years' experience with industrial automation control system design
  • Experience with O&G projects on the Norwegian continental shelf or in the Offshore Wind sector is advantageous
  • Proficient in written and spoken English, Norwegian skills is an advantage

Personal qualities

  • Cooperative working attitude and acceptance for multicultural team environment
  • Good multidiscipline understanding
  • Have a high loyalty to deadlines and quality requirements
  • Sseeks advice and share own experiences with others

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 FD&OW – Kristian Olafsrud, or +4747337557.
Work Place: Haugesund
Application deadline: 03.05.2024

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