Responsibilities and tasks
As a Control room engineer you will
Work on control and planning. Monitor the plant and external conditions (on shore) 24 / 7.
Participate in the continuous improvement of the O&M procedures, optimize business processes.
Manage alarms and emergency responses; you will be the first person of contact for troubleshooting.
Organize inspections. Delegate, coordinate and check work on (sub) contractors.
Report daily on incidents and non-conformities, log activities & documentation.
As an Offshore engineer you will
Be responsible for housekeeping on offshore structures, perform inspections, take care of minor maintenance, and provide troubleshooting support offshore.
Coordinate and be the contact person for all employees offshore, maintenance contractors, PPA contractors and grid operator.
Enforce HSE rules.
Ensure compliance with the environment and safety requirements.
You will report to the Operations and Maintenance Manager.
You have a technical background (at least a bachelor’s degree) in an electromechanical major, or are equivalent by experience.
You have thorough knowledge of remote switching and high voltage systems.
You have 8-10 years experience in an operational environment. Experience in control room operations or in leading operations from a distance is an asset.
You are organized and deliver work of outstanding quality.
You take initiative in project management and have an open communication style.
You are flexible and do not mind being on-call.
Safety is top priority; you are a role model for third parties.
You are fluent in Dutch and English.
You live near Ostend or would like to move to the area.
What we offer
A unique experience with one of the pioneers in the offshore wind sector in Belgium. Wind energy, as part of a greener energy solution, is the future.
You will be one of the ambassadors of Otary’s progressive projects, like wind farms Seastar and Mermaid. Help the company develop further, construct and be operational within a couple of years.
As of 2020, they will provide renewable energy for 485.000 households.
A group of businesses that is constantly changing and challenging itself for a cleaner and safer planet. They will reduce CO2 emissions by 500.000 tons (!).
The opportunity to evolve, not only the company, but also yourself. Become a specialist in the wind sector and set the example for others.
A daily fresh breath of sea breeze.
The right candidate can count on an attractive salary package in line with your experience and responsibilities including a company car.
We look forward to hearing from you
Please click the Apply button to send your CV. For additional information please contact Eline Dessers at +32498645773 (ref.
no. BE-05047). Mercuri Urval exclusively performs this recruitment.
Otary NV . is a Belgian knowledge center for offshore wind energy, founded by 8 Belgian partners sharing their experience and knowhow.
Otary develops, finances, constructs and operates offshore wind farms (concessions Rentel, Seastar and Mermaid) in the Belgian North Sea.
They represent a total capacity of approximately 800 MW and are being constructed over the next few years. The 309 MW Rentel offshore wind project is the first one to be developed and is operational.
The wind park can provide clean energy for up to 300.000 families :
Otary focuses on a cleaner and greener planet. Offshore wind energy is a crucial part of the Belgian climate strategy. Otary contributes to achieving the EU goals of a renewable energy and halting global warming.