Junior Project Engineer

Vacancy number • PUB408349

Junior Project Engineer

  • Delft
  • Closes 21 July
  • 40 hours
  • Professional Master

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About this job

  • Market: Energy
  • Industry: Renewable Energy
  • Area of Expertise: Project Management & Services
  • Location: Delft

What is required?

  • hours per week: 40
  • Education level: Professional Master
  • Closing date: Sunday, 21 July 2024


Do you have experience with offshore projects in the Netherlands? And are you looking for an exciting opportunities for pioneering Heavy Lift Project Engineers to help us meet the demand for our transport and installation services?

Offshore wind is growing fast. The Netherlands is leading the way, pledging 21 GW of offshore wind by the end of this decade. That’s 75 per cent of the current national electricity consumption.

Energy from North Sea wind farms will play a key role. Operators are advancing plans for next generation offshore grid systems supported by supersized 2-GW converter stations. Massive units that require our unique transport and installation capacity!

About this role

  • Playing an active role in the energy transition, you will be part of a multidisciplinary Agile team comprising creative Structural Engineers, Heavy Lift Engineers, Naval Architects and Draftsmen.
  • The team drives concept development and basic and detailed engineering phases for the installation of topsides and jacket structures up to 60,000 tonnes.
  • From design and engineering, fabrication of innovative lifting tools and supports, preparation of procedures and manuals through to on-site support during yard and offshore execution, you will be involved in the entire engineering process.
  • Analyze and prepare project specifications for offshore transportation and installation operations, yard preparations, load-out and barge transfer and tow operations.
  • Prepare design calculations and design reports for all (structural) heavy lift design work within scope, budget and schedule.
  • Develop procedures and prepare manuals for load-out, transfer, mooring, tow, installation and transportation operations.
  • Prepare method and execution statements for commercial bids for new projects.
  • Design lifting gear, such as spreader bars, rigging and pad eyes, internal/external lifting tools.
  • Perform platform inspections at fabrication yards to confirm platform condition and feasibility of proposed installation methodology.
  • Prepare factory acceptance and commissioning tests for project equipment.


  • Must have a valid working permit for the Netherlands and currently living in the Netherlands.
  • Minimal BSc degree in Mechanical, Civil, Aerospace, or Maritime Engineering (or equivalent).
  • Affinity with the offshore renewables and/or marine environment is preferable.
  • Willing to travel and work offshore.
  • Fluent English, Dutch is an advantage.
  • Interest in developments in the renewable industry and energy transition.
  • Team player who is motivated to take on a technical challenge.
  • Self-starter with creative and analytical skills.


  • A gross monthly salary between 3500 EUR and 4500 EUR, depending on your experience, with full-time employment.
  • Travel allowance of €0.23 per kilometer, 8% holiday pay and a good pension scheme.
  • Immediately an annual contract and the prospect of permanent employment at Brunel.
  • Development and career opportunities at the client and/or Brunel.
  • An enthusiastic team and a good working atmosphere at the office.
  • WFH-policy.

About Brunel

Working at this offshore company means innovative ways of working in a dynamic, fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment, with creative thinking, collaboration and down-to-earth culture at its core.

Brunel is a specialized staffing agency, which means you are the focus! We always look for assignments that match your ambitions, life stage, and knowledge. Our consultants maintain warm and personal contact with you as a specialist and are always there for you.

With over 45 years of experience, we know better than anyone how to support and empower people to grow and excel in their careers. Our passion for people drives us to work every day with full conviction on our mission to make a difference in the development of our people.

Our culture
Brunel's core values, "Passion for people," "Entrepreneurship," "Honest and integral," and "Results-oriented," guide our organization and the way our employees act. These values contribute to a positive and productive work environment.

Diversity and inclusion
Additionally, Brunel is committed to valuing and encouraging the diverse cultures, backgrounds, and perspectives within our company. We believe in the power of differences and think that diversity and inclusion contribute to a creative and innovative organization.

CSR (Corporate Social Responsibility)
At Brunel, we are strongly aware that we have a responsibility to operate not only economically but also socially and ecologically sustainably. This allows us to grow responsibly and contribute to a better world for future generations. We hope to make an inspiring impact on other companies and collectively make a meaningful difference for people and the environment.

We believe in creating an environment where you can realize your potential and contribute to the success of Brunel. This means connecting, learning, and developing. Here are some benefits of working at Brunel:

  • Thanks to our onboarding program, you start with confidence right away.
  • The personal development plan provides insight into your ambitions and opportunities within Brunel, offering you the chance to achieve personal goals.
  • Through our BeSmart platform, you can take various in-house training courses.
  • The training budget allows you to attend courses and training that align with your development needs and ambitions.
  • The communities provide a platform where you can network and collaborate with other professionals.

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Do you also dream of becoming the best in your profession? Or do you aspire that one dream job? Let us support you! Our Be Smart online learning environment offers all you need. Trainings, study materials and best practices, aimed to improve both your hard and soft skills.
Part of our program is to let you learn and share experiences with colleagues; a network of fellow specialists who participate in training sessions, events, webinars and socials. The ideal platform to spar about your ideas and get to know each other.
Along with our network come many experiences to support your personal, customized career path. Brunel colleagues are assigned in over 500 companies in various branches, that enable you to explore your potential and realize your ambitions.


Any questions remaining?

Your consultant, Eric Berger is happy to clarify anything about this vacancy. When reaching out, use the pub number: PUB408349