• Inspector High Voltage Equipment

    Location NL-Arnhem
    Requisition ID
    Business Area
    Inspection & Verification
    Location Details
    Position Type
    Permanent employment
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  • Local Unit & Position Description

    Location and team

    DNV GL Energy - Power TIC (Testing, Inspection & Certifications) is esteemed as top service by the international world of energy. At the moment, Power TIC is mainly focused on performing tests and inspections on medium and high voltage components.


    Power TIC offers specialized and innovative services and is organized in four teams including: High Power Laboratory (short circuit testing), High Voltage Laboratory (In its laboratories and on site), Inspections (Witnessing of HV/MV test), and Calibration & Metering (Measurement equipment calibration and testing).


    The inspections team is working by order of national and international electricity companies and manufacturers of energy goods. Our inspectors travel around the globe to test different locations, as well as perform various component oriented activities as part of the “quality surveillance” cycle. Their work mainly consists of witnessing type tests and factory acceptance tests within the scope of quality assurance/quality control. As a High Voltage Cables inspector, you will be located in our head office in Arnhem, the Netherlands, and be part of our inspections team.


    Tasks may include


    In this position as Inspector MV/HV equipment your main tasks will be to witness the “type” tests of MV/HV equipment. Furthermore, factory acceptance tests and process oriented assessments have to be done.


    These tasks will always be completed by a written report. As Inspector, you will give a pronouncement on behalf of DNV GL - Energy regarding the activities which have been carried out. The inspections take place at the manufactories or laboratories assigned by the manufactory or energy company. After a thorough training period you will be able to perform inspections independently. Office duties will also be part of your job.


    Position Qualifications

    • A bachelor degree or higher in engineering; Preferable with High Voltage studies
    • At least 5 years of working experience in the HV industry;
    • Knowledge of - and experience with - IEC and related standards;
    • Affinity with quality control in general;
    • Effective communication skills. You must be able to communicate fluently in English, both speaking and writing. (Speaking and/or writing in other European language is preferable);
    • Since you will represent DNV GL world-wide and independently, you will need to have a strong and flexible personality and persuasiveness;
    • You have a good skillset in analysis & judgment combined with professional expertise.
    • Willingness to travel abroad regularly for multiple days or weeks. In consultation, it may be possible to travel abroad for a longer period.

    What we’re offering

    A challenging, varied and responsible job in a dynamic and international environment. Naturally, the position is rewarded appropriately, including good fringe benefits.


    Company & Business Area Description

    DNV GL is a global quality assurance and risk management company. Driven by our purpose of safeguarding life, property and the environment, we enable our customers to advance the safety and sustainability of their business.

    We provide classification, technical assurance, software and independent expert advisory services to the maritime, oil & gas, power and renewables industries. We also provide certification, supply chain and data management services to customers across a wide range of industries.


    Combining technical, digital and operational expertise, risk methodology and in-depth industry knowledge, we empower our customers’ decisions and actions with trust and confidence. We continuously invest in research and collaborative innovation to provide customers and society with operational and technological foresight.

    With origins stretching back to 1864 and operations in more than 100 countries, our experts are dedicated to helping customers make the world safer, smarter and greener.


    DNV GL delivers world-renowned testing and advisory services to the energy value chain including renewables and energy efficiency. Our expertise spans onshore and offshore wind power, solar, conventional generation, transmission and distribution, smart grids, and sustainable energy use, as well as energy markets and regulations. Our experts support customers around the globe in delivering a safe, reliable, efficient, and sustainable energy supply.

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