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Abb AS

Address: Bergerveien 12, 1396 BILLINGSTAD
Phone: 03500

Vacancy Details

Created 14.01.2012
Expires 29.02.2012
Company Abb AS
Employment Full-time
Job type Permanent
County Hordaland
Phone 03500
Email helene.gunther_merg@no.abb.com
WWW www.abb.no

ABB (www.abb.com) is a leader in power and automation technologies that enable utility and industry customers to improve performance while lowering environmental impact. The ABB Group of companies operates in around 100 countries and employs about 120,000 people. 

ABB Process Automation business unit Oil and Gas has a strong technical environment within onshore, offshore and subsea electrical systems. Due to the increasing activities and orders we need to strengthen our project section within Power Distribution and System Analysis with several positions. The section is located in both Oslo and Bergen. For our Bergen office we are therefore looking for highly qualified and motivated Lead engineer.


  • Be the technical lead for Engineering & Design of electrical distribution plants.
  • Design solutions and draw up specifications according customers requirements.
  • Follow up and perform review and upgrade activities in projects and supervise the work of the project engineers in large projects and within the section.
  • Implement customer functional requirements into ABB`s products. 
  • Support sales team with technical support.
  • Be a mentor for our junior engineers.

The position involves work together with Norwegian and internationals customers and vendors. Therefore some travelling must be expected. 

Desired Skills:

You will have an Engineering degree (BSc, M.Sc) within the area of electrical engineering preferably with 6-10 years experience from offshore / marine based industry. Your work experience is within design and engineering of power distribution systems. Competence within installation and commissioning is seen as an advantage. In addition we are emphasizing the following personal qualities.

  • That you are a team player, with a positive attitude and a good sense of humor
  • That you have the ability to combine theoretical knowledge and practical skills.  
  • Eager to learn and develop yourself and your colleagues.
  • Motivated and ambitious.
  • Have good communication skills with both colleagues and our clients.
  • Have high professional integrity.
  • Have the mindset to be a engineering manager for large EIT projects.

 We offer

  • A job in a profiled technological company with global activities
  • Excellent possibilities to learn and develop
  • Challenging and varied tasks within electrical engineering
  • Flexible working conditions and a large degree of responsibility.
  • Competitive conditions
  • Possibilities for International assignments.
  • Great colleagues and a fun work environment
  • Flexible working environment