Electrical Engineer

 — Olten
04.03. | Position with re­spon­si­bil­i­ties | 80 – 100%

Alpiq Holding Ltd. is a Swiss energy company operating throughout Europe. Its activities include the generation and supply of electricity, energy trading and energy management. Alpiq EcoPower AG is a subsidiary of Alpiq Holding Ltd. and realises projects for the utilisation of new renewables energies, primarly in the area of wind and small-scale hydropower.


Electrical Engineer

The Technical Service of Division Generation International is looking for an experienced Electrical Engineer. You will have the role as "owners engineer" for our existing assets and support the local asset managers in technical questions. The asset portfolio consists of wind, solar, small hydro and thermal plants, located throughout Europe. The position is based in Olten and requires frequent travels.

Your responsibilities
- Technical evaluation and validation of assets and components in operation
- Review and creation of studies, tender documents and contracts (non-legal)
- Technical Asset Management support in O&M questions and investment decisions
- Performance of technical Due Diligence for M&A activities
- Construction supervision, equipment commissioning and verification tests
- Occasionally project lead
- Being "up-to-date" in "Best Industry Practices in Renewable Energy", organize regular trainings on technology within Alpiq

Your experience and qualifications
- BSc or MSc with hands on approach in Electrical Engineering
- An aptitude for problem solving and being able to dive into new topics
- Strongly analytical and critical thinking skills with the ability to identify, solve and communicate complex problems
- Experience in Energy Sector (preferably Wind Energy)
- Ability to work independently or in teams as well as strong intercultural skills
- Fluent in English and French, other languages are an advantage
- Strong Communication Skills

Bahnhofquai 12
4601 Olten