Lead Electrical Engineer

Would you like to combine your knowledge of electrical engineering and project management skills? Do you have a self-directed attitude, always seeking out for new learning opportunities? Then this is your chance! We are looking for a Lead Electrical Engineer to join our New Build team.

About the job

The main role of the Lead Electrical Engineer is the improvement of the OP16 Gas Turbine Package. You will take a lead technical role during the project execution and bring your experience to the New Build team.

Your main responsibilities will be:

  • Continuous improvement of the current design of the package based on own experience, lessons learned and feedback from other departments;
  • Executing internal and external projects;
  • Coordination of Electrical Engineering tasks during the project execution;
  • Ensuring the design with accordance to the specific requirements of the customer.
  • Pro-actively sharing your knowledge with (junior) colleagues.

Your profile

We are looking for a pro-active colleague with strong organizational and communication skills and deep understanding of power generation, control panel hardware, instrumentation, design for manufacturability and maintainability.

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering;
  • 10 years of experience in industrial installations in Oil & Gas industry;
  • Experience with service and/or production environments (practical mindset);
  • Experience with E-Plan;
  • Experience with Tacton is appreciated;
  • Experience in Lean organizations and Lean oriented design is an advantage;
  • Attention to quality and safety consciousness;
  • English language and communication skills (verbal and in writing) on CEFR level C1;
  • Dutch language (verbal and writing) on CEFR level B2.

What do we offer?

OPRA’s products are high tech and our markets are global and exciting. You will be working at an international company of qualified and enthusiastic people from various disciplines and of many different nationalities. Fast decision making, short connections, innovation on every corner.

  • Competitive remuneration package and a clear path to grow within the company;
  • Joining an exciting journey of a fast-growing organization;
  • An international work environment with knowledgeable colleagues.


If you wish to apply for this job, please upload your CV and motivation in English. If you have any questions about the job, don’t hesitate to contact us.

Oct 09

Our sales partner EIL Srl will be exhibiting at MIAC from 9-11 October 2019 in Lucca, Italy. Visit Booth 129 to find out more about the OP16 Gas Turbine within the paper industry. Andrea Poleschi, EIL Srl Commercial Director will participate in the conference panel on October 10th from 15:00-15:30.

Oct 15
CONFERENCE Greentech In Shipping USA, 15-16 October, 2019

Anshuman Pandey, Segment Manager Marine at OPRA will be presenting “Powering the maritime with low emissions and fuel flexible gas turbines” on 16th October,  from 11:15 – 11:40 during Greentech In Shipping USA.

Oct 15

OPRA will be exhibiting at ME RoTIC, Middle East Rotating Machinery Technology and Innovation Conference & Showcase, from 15-17 October 2019 in Dubai, UAE. Visit Booth C6 to discuss with our team and find out more about the OP16 Gas Turbine. Maarten Toevank, Segment Manager Oil & Gas at OPRA will be presenting “Flare Gas To Power: Closed Loop Enhanced Oil Recovery With Gas Turbines” on 16th October, session 4 from 14:30 – 15:00.

Nov 05
EXHIBITION CIIE, 5-10 November 2019

OPRA will be exhibiting at CIIE, China International Import Expo, from 5-10 November 2019 in National Exhibition and Convention Center, Shanghai, China. Visit Booth 3C9-003 to discuss with our team and find out more about the OP16 Gas Turbine.

Nov 27

Our sales partner EIL Srl will be exhibiting at EMEX, The Energy Management Exhibition, from 27-28 November 2019 in London, UK. Visit Booth D40 to find out more about the OP16 Gas Turbine.