• Being part of the newest developments in a fast growing industry with ambitions
  • On the forefront of innovation in wind energy operations
  • Make an impact by contributing to Eneco's One Planet Plan goals

Why choose for Eneco?

Eneco is a company with international operations in the area of sustainable energy and innovation. With its One Planet plan Eneco is taking an important and ambitious step in becoming climate neutral in 2035 together with its customers. We invest in wind farms, district heating and solar parks in order to increase the supply of renewable energy. Furthermore, we develop innovative products and services that allow our clients take control over the manner in which they generate, store, use or share energy. Offshore Wind makes an important contribution to Eneco's ambition to further scale up its sustainable energy production. Offshore wind is characterized by lightning-fast development of technology as well as changing market conditions and regulations. Eneco's offshore portfolio currently consists of 6 wind farms: Prinses Amaliawindpark, Luchterduinen, Blauwwind, Norther and Seamade are operational and Crosswind will be completed in 2023. The Asset Management & Operations team makes an important contribution to continuous improvement based on its knowledge and experience. Eneco is continuously looking to expand its portfolio by participating in competitive tenders for concessions of new offshore windfarms in the Northwest of Europe. Besides that, Eneco actively assists its shareholders in developing offshore wind in Japan.

What you’ll do

Your job will be to be the linking pin between the Asset Operations team and Eneco's Development and Realisation teams. Taking everything we learn in our operational farms forward to new developments and assessing the envisaged design on maintainability and workability as well as make decisions on the operational setup of the project. Your goal is to make every new windfarm an improved version of its predecessor. In this work you will enjoy the support and expertise of the whole Asset Management & Operations team when required.

Is this about you?

You can quickly master your new environments and situations. You have focus, attention to detail and execution power. This allows you to achieve the intended objectives in an ever-changing environment. You are focused on continuous improvement and change and you are entrepreneurial and commercially driven.

• Master degree or equivalent level of education, general engineering or technical qualification;
• Minimum of 5 years of experience in the operations and maintenance, experience in the offshore and/or wind sectors is a big plus.
• Assertive, showing initiative and decisive; collaborating and connecting people in an international context;
• Be results-oriented; ability to separate the essentials for the nice-to-have and keep a birds-eye view on the projects.
• Able to cope with working under the high pressure of competitive environments and meeting short deadlines.
• Excellent communication skills both verbally and in writing English and Dutch;

You’ll be responsible for

• Selecting the O&M strategy for the windfarm. This involves making well-supported choices on for example contracting strategies, logistical setups and required personnel during each stage of the lifetime of the windfarm.
• You are closely involved in the negotiation of turbine service contracts, extra attention is given to the cohesion of this contract with other core contracts like the turbine supply agreement, power purchase agreement and asset management agreement.
• The scrutinizing of all main engineering decisions in the projects on topics like operational safety, maintainability, reliability and the expected effectiveness during the operational lifetime of the windfarm.
• Before making final decisions on the abovementioned engineering decisions you involve, when required, the relevant experts within the Asset Operations team.
• Setting up and keeping up to date the OPEX budget for the windfarm serving as an important input for the business case of the project.
• Having an advisory role to projects run by Eneco's shareholders.

This is where you’ll work

The offshore wind asset operations team, consisting of turbine specialists, BOP and electrical specialists, asset analysts, HSSE and ecology specialists is located in the Eneco HQ and the operational offices in the ports of IJmuiden and Ostend. You will report to the head of offshore wind operations and be based at the Eneco HQ, which is located at 2 minutes walking distance from the Rotterdam Alexander train station. The development team, with whom you will be closely working together is based, depending on the project, in the Rotterdam/The Hague area. Eneco has introduced a new office policy: 40% of the week at the office, 40% working from home and 20% flexible.

What we have to offer

Gross year salary of
between €61.000 and €87.000

Including 8% holiday allowance, a good pension and parental leave.

FlexBudget on top of
your gross salary

Have it paid out, use it to buy extra holiday days or save it up for something nice - it's up to you.

Personal and professional growth

Eneco is fully committed to help you in your personal and professional development.

Hybrid working, at home or in the office

You work 40% at the office and 40% at home. The other day you decide what works best for you.

Working at Eneco is for everyone

Our customers are diverse, and so are we. More than 3,000 Eneco-talents ensure an open, pleasant culture in which everyone can grow and thrive. In this way we create the ideal situation for creative insights and innovative solutions. And we can use that to achieve our ambitious mission: to be climate neutral by 2035. You know what the fun is? We can never have enough talent at Eneco. So get in touch and apply. 

Werken bij Eneco is voor iedereen
Samen naar klimaatneutraal

Together towards climate neutrality

Ask a colleague about our joint mission and you will hear it again and again: Eneco wants to be climate neutral by 2035. Everyone works together to realize this ambition. We help customers switch to sustainable energy with good advice and smart, affordable products. We develop wind farms, install large solar roofs and invest in heat networks. We see opportunities everywhere. Are you in?

This is how the application procedure goes

Want to know more about this job function?

Do you want to know more about this vacancy? Remco Streppel, our head of operations, is happy to answer your questions via +316 1499 1558



For more information about the application process, call with our Corporate Recruiter Patricia van Duijvenvoorde via +316 3164 3611.



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Questions about the application procedure

Feel free to contact our recruiter:

Patricia van Duijvenvoorde

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