Electrical and Instrumentation Specialist - Lyngby

Lyngby Maersk Supply Service Last application: 2018-10-06

We offer a unique chance to join a market leading company within the offshore support industry. This is an outstanding opportunity to apply your electrical and instrumentation expertise with one of the industry’s most respected ship owning companies in a central and dynamic role in Technical Support as part of the Technical Organisation.

You will be an important member of our Technical Support team, where you will get the opportunity to work with the latest developments within electrical and instrumentation disciplines as well as mature systems we still operate offshore. You will work amongst highly dedicated colleagues, each being subject matter experts within various technical fields. You will take part in daily operational trouble shooting and advising on ongoing issues, but also be responsible for engineering and executions of modifications and upgrades to our existing vessels – from anchor handlers to extremely specialised and customised subsea vessels

 We offer a market competitive compensation, long term career development, qualification support and a balanced work schedule.

 Key responsibilities:

As an Electrical and Instrumentation Specialist your overall objective will be to support vessels on trouble shooting and manage modification projects from the initial idea is conceived until hand-over to our fleet teams. We expect you to be able to address challenges swift and efficiently, and at the same time, keep a high degree of cost focus. Everything we do must create value to our clients.

In the position as automation and electrical specialist, you are expected to be ready to evaluate and assess the technology of the future for our vessels. You will be a key point of contact for a wide variety of equipment suppliers in our constant drive for optimizing equipment, solutions and systems to accommodate our customers’ requirements and maintain a sustainable business.  

 Who we are looking for:

A highly dedicated Electrical and Instrumentation Specialist. Preferably, you have experience from the marine or off-shore related industries and specialist knowledge about diesel electric power distribution systems, AC-drives and DP-systems, integrated control systems, relevant industry rule and regulations and other relevant disciplines.

Candidates with experience outside the marine/off-shore industry are also invited to apply but must be prepared for a steep learning curve and be able to apply previous experience to new areas.

You must have excellent communication skills in both written and spoken English and you have proven experience in negotiating with suppliers. You deliver unmatched solutions with due consideration for rigorous health, safety and environmental procedures and you never compromise on accuracy. In short, your sense of quality is a natural part of your professional conduct.

Moreover, you are self-driven and able to alter between in-depth detailed studies and fast-tracked activities where timely delivery is critical. In turn, you can expect to take part in our exciting future.

The position requires travel time in the range of 40-50 travel days per year.


Maersk Supply Service has recently launched a new Integrated Solutions business to support the company's ambition to become a leading integrator of marine services and solutions for the energy sector. With vessel operations remaining the core business, Maersk Supply Service will in addition bundle services and manage sub-contractors to offer a more simplified and efficient operation to customers. As a business we are focusing on delivering high performance and operational excellence in a challenged oil market, while building on and scaling the capabilities needed to deliver new services to our customers. It is an exciting time to join Maersk Supply Service as the organization is moving into new business areas. Maersk Supply Service employs an international staff of around 1080 offshore and 210 onshore people. Headquartered in Lyngby, Denmark, Maersk Supply Service is represented globally with offices in Aberdeen, St. John's, Rio de Janeiro, Lagos, Luanda and Perth. Maersk Supply Service is a part of A.P. Moller - Maersk which employs around 88,000 people in over 130 countries.
  • Allan Rasmussen, Head of Technical Support,, +45 2426 6764