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Available job

Hydro-mechanical Engineer (m/f)

About the company

ÅF is an engineering and consulting company for the energy, industrial and infrastructure markets, creating progress for our clients since 1895. By connecting technologies we provide profitable, innovative and sustainable solutions to shape the future and improve people's lives. Building on our strong base in Europe, our business and clients are found all over the world.
ÅF – Innovation by experience.

About the job

To strengthen our Hydropower Department we are looking for a  

Hydro-mechanical Engineer (m/f)

We offer up-to-date workplaces and challenging assignments:

  • working for a wide portfolio of projects at different stages of development, feasibility stage, tender design and construction design
  • challenging assignments and interesting work on hydropower projects including rehabilitation projects mainly across Europe, South East Asia and Africa
  • option to act as project manager
  • a friendly professional team and very international environment committed to quality
  • a platform for genuine career development

Who are you?

  • university degree in Civil Engineering or Mechanical Engineering (ETH or TH) with at least 10 years of project experience in design of hydro-mechanical equipment e.g.: penstocks, steel linings, gates or general steel works
  • minimum of 5 years of relevant international work experience in in the design, specification, review and supervision of hydro-mechanical equipment for medium to large hydro power plants
  • knowledge and experience in designing, supervising and assessing the corrosion protection of hydro-mechanical equipment
  • knowledge of structural analysis FEM software are an advantage
  • experience in working in a multidiscipline/multicultural and professional team
  • self-confidence, undisputed soft-skills and flexibility, resilience, initiative and achievement-orientated with sensitivity in handling and treating with other cultures and in an international environment inside and outside the home office
  • willingness to travel for short missions abroad to site and branch offices
  • fluent in written and spoken German and English, more languages are an advantage with preference for French language

We offer

We are looking for someone who wants to be part of ÅF’s success story. Are you passionate about technology development? Do you like to work together to find the best solution? Then we can offer you career opportunities in a modern workplace with challenging assignments and exciting projects all over the world.

The ÅF Group is ranked as one of Sweden’s most popular employer among engineers. At ÅF you will be involved in developing innovative and sustainable solutions within infrastructure, energy and industry. We are always looking for the sharpest skills that can create a future society together with us. We hope you will learn as much from us as we will learn from you.

Contact information

Jérémie Agard