Permit Officer (Offshore Wind)

Job Locations BE-VAN-Hoboken | BE-VAN-Hoboken
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 2 months ago(27/02/2024 13:14)
Primary Location : Location

Job Description

For our business unit Offshore Wind, situated in Hoboken (Antwerp), we are looking for Permit Officer (Offshore Wind).

Do you have a solid experience in working with a Permit to Work-system, and do you want to expand your knowledge in a project driven environment? 

This function is exactly what you are looking for – keep reading! 

Purpose of the position: To support the hierarchical line in managing the interface between the countless activities being performed onsite.


Your tasks and responsibilities?

  • you advise the project management from specific expertise, both solicited and unsolicited, to adjust and support the process
  • you review the work method statements
  • you make recommendations to project management & employees regarding production and working methods, the use of tools, appliances, and other tools, the design of workplaces, and substances that may pose a safety risk
  • you systematically examine the workplace and actively detect possible improvements
  • you manage the permit system on the project and advise the Project Manager on the implementation
  • you draw up work permits
  • you assist the Project Manager in coordinating the project sim ops
  • you keep permit plans up to date
  • you support the hierarchical supervision of compliance with the permit system, and optimize working conditions
  • you report the results of site inspections, internal permit audits, permit reportable to the Site Coordinator
  • you provide information about the permit system to the necessary parties
  • you ensure the project staff is trained on the use of the Permit to Work-system
  • you assist the project management with internal permit audits
  • you report to the Site Manager


What do you need?

  • experience in the field or a project-based Permit to Work-system
  • Microsoft Office skills
  • excellent communication skills in English & Dutch


Equans is at the center of the energy transition. Technical solutions to generate wind power have become an essential part of our key strategic direction. The team in Hoboken is the European market leader in providing offshore high voltage substations. Equans has positioned itself as one of the leading European wind power project partners. In particular, the full design, procurement, and construction is executed in house – together with our partners.

Post project delivery - our multidisciplinary know-how combined with offshore energy expertise, enables us to deliver a wide range of solutions for offshore maintenance.


Want to tackle tomorrow’s multi-technical challenges with us?

Then join our experts in the various innovative and exciting projects of Equans. You get the opportunity to use your technical skills as well as to discover cutting-edge technologies and help customers in the 3 major transitions of today: the energy transition, the industrial transition and the digital transition.

Joining Equans is more than that! You also get:

  • a competitive salary in line with your education and experience
  • interesting training and career opportunities
  • group-, hospitalization-, disability insurance
  • eco & meal vouchers, representation allowance, 13th month, holiday pay
  • smartphone with subscription
  • homeworking

We are looking forward to meeting you!


Are you interested in this position and do you have questions? Please contact our HR colleague Annick Verelst - 0478 88 63 34


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