HV Control Engineer

Join us in this role where you’ll be responsible for ensuring compliance with Taiwanese law and legislation and the Ørsted Electrical Safety Rules regarding the operation and maintenance of the electrical systems. You’ll also be responsible for managing a team of site specialists and technicians, the execution of the day-to-day operation, and maintenance of our wind farm Transmission Asset.


Welcome to APAC Operations
You’ll be part of HV Transmission team where you, together with your colleagues, will prioritize safety in all things you do and adhere to all relevant Taiwanese regulations. You’ll undergo a series of job training programs to ensure that you develop the right competencies to safely operate and maintain electrical assets in operations. You’ll gain a strong electrical safety mindset and familiarity with various transmission assets. As a team, we support each other, have an open mind to different opinions and ideas, and are keen to learn and share experiences to be safer, more productive, and efficient.


You’ll play an important role in:

  • developing a strong, positive electrical QHSE culture and ensuring that there is always a focus on maintaining and improving standards related to how electrical safety is managed on site
  • being responsible for planning, directing, and managing the operation and maintenance of our transmission asset consisting of onshore and offshore substations
  • effectively managing and performing surveillance of our Transmission Asset, and being the direct contact in communicating with Taiwan’s Transmission System Owner
  • ensuring the required competences and skills are defined, established, assessed, and maintained for safe operation and maintenance of electrical equipment
  • participating in developing of our Transmission Asset strategy for Changhua 1 and 2a and any upcoming Taiwanese assets in accordance with our asset management policy.


To succeed in the role, you:

  • have a good UHV/HV transmission network and power systems knowledge, preferably with electrical engineering degree
  • have significant experience in UHV/HV operational management, ideally within an engineering or utilities business, preferably with experience in communicating with the Transmission System Owner
  • have proven experience and insight in Taiwanese legislation towards electrical safety and requirements, coupled with experience of coordinating activities and resource management
  • have an analytical approach to your work and an ability to handle numerous tasks simultaneously and calmly without losing perspective
  • are able to create excellent results through teamwork and develop good relationships with your colleagues and external business partners.


Maybe you’ve read the above and can see you have some transferable skills, even though they don’t quite match all the points. If you think you can bring something to the team, we still encourage you to apply.


Join a global leader in renewable energy
Ørsted is a growing green energy major and global leader in climate action. With us you’ll play a part in driving change towards a green energy future. You’ll grow your talent in a fast-paced and high-growth industry where you have plenty of opportunities to learn and develop through challenging assignments and industry-leading experts. Here, you can perform in a friendly work environment based on trust, respect, and collaboration.


Shape the future with us
Send your application to us as soon as possible. We’ll be conducting interviews on a continuous basis and reserve the right to take down the advert when we’ve found the right candidate.


If you need to request any reasonable adjustments or accommodations to working practices, working patterns, or the assessment or interview process, please contact accommodation@orsted.com.


Please note that for your application to be taken into consideration, you must submit your application via our online career pages and answer the screening questions relevant for your country.

About the job

Application deadline:  11 July 2024

Taichung City, TW

Field of work:  Operations and technicians
Employment type:  Permanent
Work hours:  40
Workplace:  Office-based

Imagine a future with Ørsted

About Ørsted

- We develop, construct, and operate offshore and onshore wind farms, solar energy farms, storage facilities, and bioenergy plants in Europe, Asia, and North America. 

- Our vision is to create a world that runs entirely on green energy.

- We’ve been ranked as one of the world’s most sustainable energy companies for the past six years. 

- We’re headquartered in Denmark.

- We have over 8,600 employees, working in 15 countries and growing. 


An inclusive team

Ørsted wants all employees to have the same opportunities for impact and growth, regardless of age, nationality, disability, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation or beliefs. We’re committed to secure an inclusive work environment characterised by a respect for all people so everyone feels free to openly share their input and ideas.