Commissioning Engineer – Den Haag


Are you a commissioning engineer who is ready for the next step and looking for an international career? Do you want to be the problem solver in international, fast moving projects? We are looking forward to meet you!


Our customer supplies products, systems, installations and services. The varied delivery program covers almost all areas of electrical engineering and electronics.


The project scope includes engineering, manufacturing, installation, testing and commissioning of energy distribution systems like medium and low voltage switchgear, transformers, busway systems, protection relays, automation and monitoring systems and modular structures like E-Houses and Skids.

The commissioning engineer is the onsite technical representative and is responsible for the full testing and commissioning process of our deliverables. The goal during this phase is to deliver the project within the agreed time line according our high quality standards. Of course the work needs to be performed in a safe manner and the commissioning engineer will actively contribute to this. Furthermore there is involvement in the installation phase of the project, e.g. supervising our sub contractors and colleagues deployed by other countries. You guard our high quality standards in line with the relevant procedures.

What are the responsibilities in this job?

  • Completion of commissioning process according to agreed performance indicators (safe, according time schedule, at requisite quality level, within budget);
  • Oversees, coordinates and manage the commissioning team;
  • Monitors commissioning results against technical requirements;
  • Ensures commissioning team works according defined guidelines, processes and procedures;
  • Act’s as an onsite technical representative and attends the various commissioning meetings and other commissioning related decision-making milestones;
  • Takes care of commissioning related site administrative tasks (e.g. scheduling works, update drawings in line with onsite modifications, closure of open items in commissioning systems);
  • Assesses risks and opportunities at site (e.g. economic, organizational or contractual risks);
  • Monitors compliance to standards, regulations, laws, quality and EHS guidelines.


What do you need to to be considered for this position?

  • EU-passport!
  • Willing to work on projects abroad for a longer period;
  • A higher-education qualification in electrical engineering;
  • A convincing record of professional experience in the commissioning field;
  • Strong communication skills, positive and a ‘can do’ mentality;
  • Detailed knowledge in testing and commissioning of power distribution systems (e.g. MV & LV switchgear and transformers);
  • Experienced in testing and commissioning of secondary systems (e.g. CT’s, VT’s, protection relays, automation & control systems and bus communication protocols);
  • Hand on experience with relevant testing and commissioning methods, equipment and reporting (e.g. primary- and secondary injection, ductor, insulation resistance, HiPot, fault finding and functional testing);
  • Fluent in English (Dutch language would be great);
  • Drivers license.


Ilena Roelofsen +31 (0)23 558 3710


Ilena Roelofsen +31 (0) 23 303 2959