Senior Engineers Electrical – 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 a new Senior/Principal Electrical Engineer. You will be part of electrical 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 be responsible for electrical System design including philosophies and calculations. You will perform design of main switchboards, sub distribution and UPS systems. As the Package Responsible Engineer (PRE), you’ll oversee supplier deliveries and partake in Installation Acceptance Testing (IAT) and Factory Acceptance Testing (FAT).

Responsibilities and tasks include

  • Design of single line drawings, block diagrams, layouts, cable schedule and load list
  • Short circuit calculations/protection and discrimination coordination study
  • Electrical load study and load flow calculations
  • Lighting calculations
  • Heat trace design and calculations
  • Small power design including lighting and socket layouts
  • Earthing and lightning design


  • Master's or bachelor's degree within electrical
  • Minimum 5 years' experience from electrical engineering in large modification projects
  • Experience with Oil & Gas projects on the Norwegian continental shelf is advantageous
  • Knowledge of electrical design according to relevant standards, e.g.: DNV, NORSOK, ATEX, and PTIL
  • 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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