As Electrotechnical Engineer, you will join the System Engineering department, which is responsible for the hydraulic and control systems for IHC IQIP's equipment. In the preparation and realisation of project deliverables, you will be specifically involved in the development of the control systems. You will report to a Lead Engineer and cooperate with a team of engineers from various disciplines. The detailed engineering and production for the development of (customer specific) one-off products and (new line) prototypes are carried out by suppliers. However, as Electrotechnical Engineer, you will be responsible for:

  • the development of control systems and equipment (such as tool control systems and software, power packs and winches, etc)
  • managing the development, production, and testing of prototypes at suppliers
  • handing over the equipment to internal or external customers
  • preparing and distributing relevant documents and certifications
  • supporting the Production and Service departments in the event of a malfunction, and commissioning new products.

In this role, you may be required to work at IHC IQIP workshops or in the field, which could involve local travel or be going abroad.

Functie-eisen Electrotechnical Engineer

To be eligible for the role of Electrotechnical Engineer, you must have:

  • higher vocational education, with at least three years of relevant experience
  • electrotechnical engineering background with experience in control and measuring systems (or equivalent), as well as an affinity for mechanical and hydraulic systems (desirable)
  • experience with electrotechnical CAD systems and basic knowledge of PLC, SCADA and automotive programmable equipment
  • understanding of 'big data' and its applications
  • ability to plan your own work, execute small projects within your discipline and to examine and compose system, loop and interconnection drawings
  • experience with creating technical documents and reports, such as design and test specifications
  • flexible, result-oriented, stress-resistant and inquisitive nature
  • ability to be highly organised, setting up and maintaining article and document structures/archives
  • ability to liaise with colleagues at all levels through excellent communication skills
  • strong command of the English language, both written and verbal.

Please note, an online assessment and screening will form part of the recruitment process. Only candidates with an EU work visa (residents) will be considered as viable candidates.


As Electrotechnical Engineer, you will work in Sliedrecht at the head office of IHC IQIP. IHC IQIP is an IHC business unit which is formed in 2015 by combining four former IHC business units - IHC Hydrohammer, IHC Handling Systems, IHC Sea Steel and IHC Fundex Equipment. Through our combined experience and expertise, IHC IQIP designs build and supply fully integrated, innovative solutions for onshore and offshore installations and foundations in the oil & gas, offshore wind and coastal & civil market. At IHC IQIP, we offer an innovative and complete range of equipment, such as hydraulic piling hammers, noise mitigation systems, offshore installation and removal equipment, subsea installation and positioning frames, and multifunctional foundation rigs. In addition, we offer advice and a comprehensive service provision to our customers. Today, we have over 400 employees who work in various locations in Europe, America, Asia, and Australia. For more information about IHC IQIP, please check and


Royal IHC offers you as Electrotechnical Engineer a challenging full-time job within a successful and dynamic company with a reputation for being a worldwide leader in technological innovation. In addition, we offer you a competitive salary, professional development opportunities, travel allowance, profit share, pension allowance, training courses and at least 40 days of leave per year.

Contact information

Are you interested in the position of Electrotechnical Engineer and do you recognise yourself in the job description? Please respond directly via this application link. For more information about Royal IHC, the vacancy and the application process, please visit or call the Staffing department on +31 (0)88-015 4444.

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