Electrical Safety & Energy Control Coordinator


Location: Ijmuiden, Netherlands or Oostende, Belgium.

MHI Vestas Offshore Wind is looking for an Electrical Safety & Energy Control Coordinator. The ECC is responsible for the overall execution of the Electrical Safety/Control of Hazardous Energy program at our Service sites. Reporting to the Head of Region the candidate will work closely with the Line Management and with the HSE Coordinators of the Region.

Responsibilities and tasks

The ECC’s main responsibilities are as follows:

  • Is responsible for the overall execution of the Electrical Safety / Control
    of Hazardous Energy program at our Service sites, and acts as a subject matter
    expert for them
  • Will ensure that the Hazardous Energy Control program and
    Electrical Safety standards are implemented, enforced and maintained throughout
    the Region
  • Will administer the Electrical Safety Program in collaboration
    with the site managers, and coordinate the work of various parties involved in
    the program
  • Will provide Hazardous Energy Control training to the employees,
    either as a Trainer or as a facilitator for the required training
  • Will
    support the documentation and record keeping for the program
  • Will conduct
    regular audits, inspections and reviews as required by the Hazardous Energy
    Control program
  • Will participate in subject matter workgroups, internal and
    external in the industry, and share / gain knowledge
  • Will report to the Head
    of Region, and will closely work together with Line Management (Service Managers
    and Supervisors) and with the HSE coordinators of the Region

Qualifications and work experience

The following competencies are key to the ideal candidate:

  • The ECC must be a skilled electrical person, having an educational background
    in Low / High Voltage, bachelor level or equivalent by experience
  • Knowledge
    of EN50110, and relevant national standards (BE-AREI, NL-NEN)
  • Have experience
    with electrical safety (Lock Out Tag Out), electrical schemes,
  • Preferably have technical knowledge and/or experience of wind
  • Structured, systematic and good understanding of business
  • Be able to conduct training in a classroom or group
  • Fluent in English (verbally and in writing)
  • MS Office
  • Act as a role model in safe behavior


Having team-working skills is a great advantage given the close cooperation with Line Managers and HSE Coordinators on daily basis. Ideally the ECC is motivated by participating in setting the agenda and strives to achieve action leading to results.

Additionally the following bullet-points highlight key personal competencies:

  • Great people and relationship-building skills
  • Strong analytical skills and
    a solution-focused attitude
  • Proactive and curious self-starter
  • Excellent
    communication and interpersonal skills
  • Personal drive and engagement

What we offer

We offer you an exciting job in an international company with excellent opportunities for professional and personal development in an inspiring environment where the ambition is to become global leader in the offshore wind market. We value initiative, responsibility and the right balance between creativity and quality in all solutions. You will become part of a highly professional environment with a strong dedication to what we do. You will get a unique opportunity to influence your own position in an informal and rapidly developing environment.
Additional information

Applications are handled on an ongoing basis. Please send your application and CV as soon as possible using the link on this page. All inquiries are treated confidentially.

For further information about the position, please contact Dirk Dewettinck, Service Director Benelux on +32 474 053215.

MHI Vestas Offshore Wind is a joint venture between Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) and Vestas Wind Systems A/S established in April 2014. Our vision is to be a leading player in the offshore industry by remaining customer-focused and setting new standards for industry collaboration. We aim to lead growth and co-develop offshore wind as a financially viable and sustainable energy source to benefit future generations. Furthermore, we intend to create a pleasant workplace with challenging development opportunities, flexibility and joint responsibility. We are an international organisation totalling more than 800 employees. Our headquarters are based in Aarhus, Denmark, and we have offices in the UK, Netherlands, Belgium, Germany and Sweden.


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