Electrical Engineer for Power Buoy

Lyngby Maersk Supply Service Apply before: 2021-05-23

The Power Buoy Venture, part of Maersk Supply Service, is looking to hire a Chartered electrical engineer for a high-profile sustainability-based venture, the Power Buoy.

This program aims to eliminate emissions from idling offshore vessels by developing a buoy that will act as both a safe mooring point and a clean electrical supply, as well as the world’s first large scale offshore charging facility.

We are looking for a professional with a robust knowledge and practical experience in managing electrical design, engineering, and integration/fabrication programs.

The electrical engineer must be able to work in ambiguous innovation settings, and to manage stakeholders from suppliers to customers to internal senior executives, and to lead the electrical line of the program from FEED/Detailed engineering through to procurement and installation and commissioning.

Primary responsibilities will be to select, vet, work with, and manage the supplier base in line with the program budget and timelines. Role specific requirements are:

  • Chartered Engineer
  • Senior Authorised Persons to 36kV
  • Marine environment substation layout experience
  • Specification development
  • Data sheet production
  • Fault calculation on MV/LV systems
  • Earthing of marine systems specialist
  • Management of electrical integrator in terms of
    • Corrosion management experience
    • Scada functional specification experience
    • Frequency converter specification
    • 3D model management

In summary the electrical expert that has a solid knowledge and practical experience on managing electrical design, engineering, and fabrication programs.

Experience with innovative programs and ambiguous spaces would be preferred. We have a very tight timeline and need someone to grab this critical workstream by the scruff of the neck, engage with the market/suppliers, and lead it through to installation/testing.

We offer:

An exciting position where you will have the opportunity to work in a professional, fun and culturally diverse environment. The Power Buoy program aims to create a sizable business in the future, and the company can offer significant growth in responsibilities and role. Working at our headquarters in Lyngby, you will have access to a wide range of benefits such as canteen, massage and discount to retail.

We look forward to hearing from you if you come with both solid experience and want to embark on this venture with energy and drive.


Maersk Supply Service is a leading provider of marine services and integrated solutions to the energy sector worldwide with a large fleet of anchor handling tug supply vessels and subsea support vessels. The company provides solutions to the oil and gas industry in areas such as towing and mooring installation, subsea construction, and light well intervention services, and supports other industries such as offshore wind, deep sea mineral recovery and ocean cleaning. It is an exciting time to join Maersk Supply Service as the organisation evolves into new business areas and is positioned for a strong future. Maersk Supply Service employs an international staff of approximately 1100 offshore and 200 onshore people. Headquartered in Lyngby, Denmark, Maersk Supply Service is represented globally with offices in Aberdeen, Luanda, Manila, Mexico City, Perth, Rio de Janeiro, St. John’s, and Singapore. Maersk Supply Service is a part of A.P. Møller – Mærsk A/S which employs roughly 70,000 employees across operations in 130 countries. For more information visit
Sebastian Toft, Senior Business Development Manager
+45 73737205