Technical Contracting Engineer / THE007U Den Haag Zuid-Holland

Technical Contracting Engineer
Soort dienstverband: Detachering
Sector: Olie en gas
Salarisklasse: vanaf €5000,-
Vacaturenummer: O210372
Lennaert van Zon
+31646007522 Interesse in deze vacature?


The Technical Contracting Engineer will report to the team lead Technical Contracting, and will perform the following activities/tasks:

  • Development and maintenance of templates for Construction Contract Scope of Work (SoW) Descriptions, Scoping Sheets (combination of quantities & pricing), and Unit Rate Descriptions
  • Training of engineers and designers concerning general contracting awareness and the use of above mentioned templates.
  • Allocating Technical Scope Interface items (like underground cable pulling, grouting, penetrations etc.) to the “right” contract, within the frame work of the project specific Contracting Strategy/Plan. This includes preparing, facilitating and reporting of scope allocation workshops, which are attended by engineers, contracts manager, construction manager, and project management.
  • Review of Inquiry Packages (Construction Contract SoW Description, Scoping Sheets, Unit Rate Descriptions, and related Inquiry drawings and specifications) before issue to market: for all contract trades, from the contractor's perspective: clarity, completeness, consistency, with focus on “who does what”, responsibilities, grey areas.
  • General advice & assistance.
  • Hands-on involvement in projects to actually prepare SoW, Scoping Sheets and Unit Rate descriptions, and to coordinate release of this package to Contracting department for issue to market, in particular for “special” cases such as EPC contracts, supply & erect equipment contracts, multi-discipline construction contracts, module fabrication contracts, unusual scopes, etc.
  • Hands-on involvement or assistance with technical bid evaluations.


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!


- Bachelor or higher technical degree - Experience with discipline interface management and constructability. - Technical background, preferably Civil, Piping or Project Engineering - Based in the Netherlands - Fluent written and spoken English & Dutch Minimum 10 years relevant experience. Relevant being in at least 3 of the following areas:
  • Engineering/design with hands-on experience in the preparation of the Engineering part of contract inquiry packages
  • Site engineering
  • Home office or site contracting
  • Construction management/supervision or work preparation
  • Project engineering
  • Good communication skills, in particular in relation to other departments (engineering disciplines, contracting, construction).
  • Eye for detail, without getting lost in details
  • Structured & accurate
  • Multidiscipline and therefore able to understand people and deliverables from all disciplines involved and thus able to look beyond discipline boundaries
  • Understanding of practical implementation issues (constructability, sequencing of the work etc.)
  • Proven track record in preparation of SoW’s and related deliverables, compiling the Technical Part of Construction Contract Inquiry Packages
  • Advanced MS-Word and MS-Excel skills
  • Proactive, Enthusiasm & drive


Are you interested to know more about this challenging position? And are you a Technical Contracting Engineer with experience in oil and gas, especially in the downstream sector? 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: Technical Contracting Engineer / THE007U?

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