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Electrical Utilities Engineer

Indefinite time
40 hours per week
Reference: a1WWV000000219q2AA
Date: 2024-04-27
Sharon Sannen
014/337 567
014/337 567
Technical Engineering Lommel


You will have the opportunity to help shape a brand new state-of-the-art production facility, develop your role and feel proud of the work you do. Working at Ciner Glass is fast-paced, challenging and incredibly rewarding.

- Comprehensive salary package, complemented by smartphone, laptop, company car, ...

- 42 holidays including public holidays

- Health insurance, over time our fringe benefits will expand further

- Freedom, autonomy and opportunities in your personal and professional development

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As Electrical Utilities Engineer (Medium Voltage and Low Voltage), you will be part of our project team and, together with your colleagues's, you will be responsible for the realisation of medium voltage and low voltage installations. Develop your position with a lot of variety, freedom and responsibility! As an electrical engineer you will be responsible from A to Z, this way you will see real results of work. Design of electrical switchboards and field wiring. There will also be many challenges to tackle after start-up!

- Preparation of control concepts with PLC, motors & drives and instrumentation

- Elaborating safety circuits and performing the corresponding safety validation

- Selecting suppliers and possible subcontractors

- Work preparations: procurement of necessary materials, tools, site facilities, etc.

- Support with price calculations in the quotation phase

- Researching new techniques in the field of medium voltage and low voltage installations, following developments in standards and guidelines, ...

- Realise the design and manage the various aspects related to MV and LV substation studies:

- Have good knowledge or be willing to acquire knowledge required for specific project needs related to Electrical System Calculations, static and dynamic, e.g.

- Load current / short circuit / motor start / battery / transient and harmonic calculations; Insulation coordination; protection coordination and selectivity studies; electromagnetic compatibility (EMC) and ampacity calculation of MV and LV cables; sizing of parameters of power transformers (ratio, power, Ucc,....); VT/CVT/CT core sizing for metering transformers; lightning conductor/filter/capacitor banks and reactor sizing; sizing of earth grid for substations and lightning protection systems;

Have knowledge of using the following simulation and dimensioning software: DigSilent, SKM Power Tools, ETAP, EMTP-RV, ELEC CALC, CYMCAP and be willing to acquire in-depth knowledge of these tools.

- Design of single-wire electrical schematics's (HV, MV and LV).

- Interpreting calculation results and writing calculation notes and reports, as well as managing technical follow-up

- Participate in draft schemes.

- Realise post-incident/accident analysis within electrical grids to assess the origin of incidents/accidents.

- Reporting to the technical manager


Ciner Glass Ltd. is the UK-based holding company for the global container glass operations of the Ciner Group, a large industrial conglomerate founded in 1978, based in Turkey and owned by Mr Turgay Ciner.

Ciner Glass started its first production in Bilecik Bozüyük in 2013 and now produces 2.4 billion bottles a year. As the best glass packaging plant in Turkey, it started looking for new investments to continue this success globally.

In 2018, Ciner Glass decided to expand its operations globally. Our aim is to expand our presence in the Turkish, UK, European and US markets with the first step being the development of our production facility in Lommel, fully operational with 2 furnaces (470,000 tonnes annual capacity) by the end of 2026. The state-of-the-art and automated machinery is being prepared to employ more than 500 workers when production is fully operational.

Our mission is to become a world-leading company that can help change the glass industry for the better, to provide healthy, reliable, competitive, distinctive lightweight and high-quality glass packaging products manufactured with high-end technology in line with international technical and quality standards for our customers, society and the environment.


- A master's degree in industrial engineering or a master's degree in engineering sciences (or equivalent through proven experience) with preference in Electrical Power Systems and at least 5 years' experience in the field of Transmission and Distribution Systems, in the process industry.

- Good knowledge of electrical engineering system modelling, as well as the theoretical background of electrical engineering systems and equipment

- Strong communication skills with all stakeholders in Dutch and English (oral and written), Turkish is a plus

Be highly motivated, eager to learn and want to broaden knowledge related to the field of Transmission and Distribution in general and electrical systems and protections in particular Be able to function in a team and work together to realise the complete project.

- Strong skills in managing people for potential growth into leadership roles.

- Have a dynamic personality, with a proactive and innovative approach to work.

- Have a systematic analytical approach with a keen sense of responsibility with regard to project finance, project planning and knowledge sharing with colleagues's in general.

- Being present on the production floor.

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