Electrical Engineer (m/f/d) for Hydropower Projects

Requisition ID:  22636

Bad Vilbel, DE, 61118

Tractebel is a global community of 5000 imaginative experts engineering a carbon-neutral future. Through our game-changing solutions for complex energy, urban, nuclear and water projects, we help our clients create a positive impact towards a sustainable world, where people, planet and profit collectively thrive.

As Electrical Engineer (m/f/d) for Hydropower Projects you work together with your project team of the Electromechanical Equipment Department at our headquarter in Bad Vilbel (Rhein Main area), Germany or at project offices worldwide on the realization of national and international projects. Your field of activity includes:

•    Project Engineer in the planning of hydropower plants
•    Definition and dimensioning of main and auxiliary electrical equipment 

•    Preparation of feasibility studies and tender documents for construction

•    Evaluation of tenders (technical and commercial proposals)
•    Review of contractors' technical submissions and documentation required for implementation
•    Performance of factory acceptance tests (FATs)
•    Construction supervision and coordination of plant commissioning activities at sites in Germany and abroad
•    Preparation of proposals for engineering services, participation in contract negotiations



We grow together with our employees. We offer the right conditions for this framework conditions: 

  • future-proof workplace that combines medium-sized businesses with global perspectives and sustainability
  • Varied and exciting work in which you can develop professionally and personally. No two days are the same
  • An integrative working environment, characterized by the diversity of our employees and a working atmosphere in which working is fun
  • culture of appreciation, equal opportunities and long-term international development opportunities
  • We support mobile working with the appropriate digital infrastructure and a high degree of freedom to work independently
  • Stay fit with us, thanks to company health promotion, e-bike leasing, company events and joint sporting activities
  • A comprehensive induction as well as a range of further trainings and language courses in a company that always supports you
  • Your recommendations are the best way to identify and secure talent. That is why Tractebel offers an attractive bonus system for employee recommendations


•    Qualified Degree (Dipl., B.Sc., M.Sc.) in Electrical Engineering, Power Engineering, or similar field
•    Minimum 5 years of relevant professional experience in fields covered by the tasks above
•    Profound knowledge of electrical equipment and systems for power plants 
•    Experience with studies, planning, preparation of tender documents of new construction and plant rehabilitation
•    Experience in assignments overseas and/or German speaking countries would be desirable
•    Business fluent in English, good knowledge of German language and/or other languages are beneficial
•    Willingness to undertake national and international business trips

THAT SOUNDS INTERESTING? Then we look forward receiving your online application as Electrical Engineer (m/f/d) for Hydropower Projects, including your salary expectations and your availability.

EDGE Tractebel acts according to EDGE standard Gender equality is very important to us at Tractebel. For us, the focus is on people, not on gender! Therefore, we welcome all applicants and remain committed to an inclusive workplace.



Business Unit:  GBU Energy Solutions
Division:  ES Tractebel L2
Contract Type:  Permanent
Job Type:  Full - Time
Professional Experience:  Skilled ( >3 experience <15 years)
Education Level:  Master's Degree