Project Manager Operations Offshore (all genders)

  • Expertise: Anlagen -Netzbetrieb
  • Contract type: Unlimited
  • Vacancy reference: 10499

This will be your workplace

As of now for our office location Lehrte (GER) or Arnhem (NL). Grid Field Operations is executing Field Operations, Maintenance and (Baseload) Projects. We ensure the integrity and safety of our assets entrusted to us, while also ensuring their maximum availability. We make sure that the grids of TenneT are reliable in Germany and the Netherlands.

This will be our challenge

TenneT is growing fast to realize its strategic ambitions. We play a leading role in driving the energy transition.

Your contribution to TenneT

  • You will be responsible for managing complex maintenance and repair projects of TenneT's Grid Field Operations Offshore department consisting of our offshore grid connection systems in Germany and the Netherlands (offshore converter platforms, onshore converter stations, cable infrastructure)
  • The key objective of your job is to successfully initiate, manage and close out technical projects under consideration of safety, budget, quality and time, ensuring stakeholder satisfaction
  • Furthermore, you will lead and coordinate the interdisciplinary project team while managing interfaces to our stakeholders, in particular the close cooperation with the Grid Connection Managers and the involvement of the Technical Specialists
  • You are responsible for the preparation of project reports, change requests and decision proposals that you present to the project sponsors and steering committees
  • To guarantee a successful project life-cycle, you will be responsible for ensuring compliance with permits, regulations, specifications, project requirements and contract content, and finally that the technical handover documentation is meeting TenneT´s requirements

Your Profile and background

  • You hold an academic degree (Bachelor/Master) in electrical engineering / industrial engineering & management or a technical field of study related to electrical or automation engineering
  • You have several years of professional work experience in electrical or automation engineering as a Project Manager of complex infrastructure projects and ideally have proven knowledge of the offshore industry / electricity grid connection systems.
  • You have a valid project management certification, ideally PMP, IPMA D or higher
  • You show very good communication skills and are able to adapt to a variety of audiences; you have very good influencing and relationship management skills – and are able to cope with conflicting interests
  • As our projects and teams are managed internationally, you should be fluent in English and have good proficiency in German (B2/C1). Speaking Dutch is a plus
  • At TenneT, ownership, courage and connection are at the heart of everything we do, therefore, these principles should also shape your way of working
  • You show willingness to travel in Europe. Your suitability for offshore work according to the AWMF standard is required and will be examined by our company doctor

Our offer

  • TenneT offers you an exciting and responsible position in the driver seat of the Energy Transition, with plenty of professional development options.
  • At TenneT we believe in a healthy work / life balance, therefore we create room for flexibility, provide various opportunities to work out via our Always Energy program.
  • On a fulltime contract you are able to enjoy 30 day's off on a yearly base, besides that you receive an annual bonus.
  • Personal growth is something we actively stimulate within TenneT. For example we have our own TenneT Talent Academy where you can explore and develop your own set of skills.

Recruitment Process

In our online-application-form you can apply within only some minutes. Afterwards we screen your application and get back to you as soon as possible. Our selection process consists of one interview only.

For further questions regarding the recruiting process please contact:
Anika Blume (GER)
People | Talent Acquisition
T +49 (0)5132 89-6842

Els Boot (NL)
People | Talent Acquisition
T +31 88936 8325

TenneT IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER and fully subscribes to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity to ensure that all applicants and employees are considered for hire, promotion, and job status without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, marital or familial status.

Contact information

Get in contact with:
Anika Blume
People | Talent Acquisition Germany
+49 (0)5132 89-6842

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