Site-based Lead Civil Structural Engineer – Hengelo / THE004W Hengelo

Lead Civil Structural Engiener, Hengelo - site based
Soort dienstverband: Detachering
Sector: Olie en gas
Salarisklasse: vanaf €5500,-
Vacaturenummer: O210373
Lennaert van Zon
+31646007522 Interesse in deze vacature?


This role is based in Hengelo. From here you conduct all design work in the area of Civil/Architectural Engineering always working in accordance with client, national and international standards, HSE guidelines and operations guidelines and site infrastructure regulatory requirements.

Thus you are responsible for project development and realization, project scope, budget and planning, and coordination for your own sub-discipline, based on customer demands. At all times you manage uncertainties and maintain a core focus on meeting customer requirements, and you aim to deliver projects within project budget and time schedule. You also provide technical support for negotiations with subcontractors and suppliers.

This requires you to guide and control engineering contractors and to supervise construction contractors. You also translate regulatory requirements into new ways of working, standards and procedures while monitoring compliance and taking corrective measures when necessary.
Managing and leading the design process is a key aspect of the role and you introduce and integrate new installations and equipment in production. In doing so you aim to implement (eco) efficient, effective and reliable production processes and design work.
In terms of maintenance you advise on preventative and/or corrective maintenance activities, the aim being to guarantee high reliability and reproducibility and uptime of installations, controls and equipment.

Further, where applicable you perform (risk) analysis and advice via the collection, interpretation and editing of (new) process related data and developments. You also report on risk assessments of new installations/equipment and issue advice for needed changes at request or at own initiative.
Continuous Improvement is central to all our operations and at all times you aim to identify opportunities for improvements in design work, installations, and equipment and working processes.
In addition you provide management information via the documented design work, constructions and calculations. You also provide insights regarding quantitative and qualitative developments by means of periodical and ad hoc reports and/or analyses to your organization. In doing so you enable management and/or other stakeholders to make (timely) strategic decisions.


Our client is a leading global provider of professional project and asset services in the energy, chemicals and resources sectors. They cover the full project lifecycle from guiding of customers with pioneering projects to finding innovative ways of sustaining and enhancing for existing assets.


Selectum brings clients and technicians together. We do this for temporary and permanent contracts. We have a wide experience in guiding highly skilled technical professionals coming from abroad to start working in the Netherlands. We will assist you through all kinds of issues like legislation, permit, requirements and housing. Our motto is "Making it work together!". This is the basis for a long-term cooperation and and we are happy to support you and your career. We offer you a competitive salary within the sector and, in addition, we pay out an annual profit sharing and we never forget your birthday!


  • Minimum bachelor’s degree in civil engineering qualification
  • Candidates shall be (or become) VCA VOL certified
  • Flexible for travelling and in possession of a valid driving license
  • 10 years of experience in field engineering, construction management, commissioning of industrial buildings and structures
  • You have excellent skills in engineering. Design skills are a bonus
  • You have site brownfield industrial experience in both steel and concrete
  • In-depth knowledge of the Dutch Building regulations “Bouwbesluit”, soil remediation, structural safety (e.g. CE) and fire proofing safety aspects
  • Can prepare and check concrete and steel calculations
  • Knowledge of STAAD and Technosoft is preferable
  • You have a strong sense of responsibility and you are driven by quality
  • Health and safety is nr #1 for you and you take personal responsibility for safety and a healthy environment on the projects, of course you demonstrate this by example
  • Pro-active attitude. Effective communication with project team members and all stakeholders
  • Good Dutch and English communication skills, both written and verbal


Are you interested to know more about this challenging position? And are you a Lead Civil Structural Engineer with site experience in the chemical industry? Please click the apply button and send us your resume. For any further information you can contact us via or call Lennaert van Zon, +31 70 324 28 00.

Interesse in de vacature: Site-based Lead Civil Structural Engineer – Hengelo / THE004W?

Selectum b.v.
Benoordenhoutseweg 23
2596 BA Den Haag
070 – 324 28 00