About the vacancy

Dosign is looking for an experienced Electrical Engineer for brownfield projects at the client location Shell. You will have a supervising role within the electrical engineering team and provide support to your counterparts at site. You will also go to the Shell site regularly for meetings and site surveys.
The contract is project based and initially for twelve months but can be extended or lead to a permanent position at our client.

Our client is a large engineering firm based in The Hague. They focus on the upstream, refinery, petrochemical, energy and fine chemicals sectors. This company's customers include major plant owners such as Shell, NAM, BP, Exxonmobil, Lyondell, DSM, Dupont, Vopak and more. They work with large teams on these projects with specialists in process engineering, mechanical, piping, instrumentation, electrical, civil, structural, procurement and project management. A lot of attention is paid to development and personal growth, so that you can stay challenged at this company for the long term. Working from home a few days a week is also possible at this company, as long as the work permits, of course.

Tasks and activities

  • Providing technical support to Electrical projects for client locations of Shell;
  • Supervision on electrical team and coordination with other discipline teams;
  • Stay aware of the recent regulations and standards in the process industry and you know how to apply this effortlessly;
  • Carrying out short circuit calculations and cable calculations;
  • Delivery of, among other things, lay-out drawings, diagrams, block diagrams, hookups and cable lists;
  • Drafting requisition documents and RFC packages;
  • Dealinig with cost estimates and specifications in the field of Electrical and Instrumentation;
  • Planning work and reporting progress.

Job requirements

  • 7+ years of experience with electrical engineering projects, preferably in the oil & gas industry;
  • Experience with site work and direct client contact;
  • Professional English language skills;
  • Experience with Shell standards are a plus;
  • Active work permit for the Netherlands (non-EU candidates without confirming this possession will not be taking into consideration).

What offers Dosign you?


  • Education University (Master/Bachelor) / Advanced technical college
  • Experience level Senior (more than 7 yrs of experience)
  • Type of contract Target Permanent contract / Project assignment
  • Duration of assignment 12 months initially
  • Location The Hague
  • Start a.s.a.p.
  • Reference ID 19206
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Dosign - the connecting element. For over 30 years.
  • Vacancies and projects in R&D, Engineering, Construction and Project controls.
  • Personal attention from a specialist.
  • Quality is paramount.
  • Large network in Oil & Gas, Infra, Maritime, Offshore, Machinery, Pharmacy, Food, Petro-Chemistry, Energy, Installation and Industry.
  • Ample training opportunities at our own Academy.
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Olivier Nicolai - Recruiter - Piping - Mechanical - HSE - Pipelines - Dosign Rotterdam
Olivier Nicolai
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  • Electrical Engineering
  • Zuid-Holland
  • University (Master/Bachelor)
  • Advanced technical college
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