With over 1500 employees, Fichtner is Germany’s leading independent planning and consultancy enterprise. We are global players and tackle challenging projects in more than 100 countries. Among our clients are companies from the sectors of central utility supplies and waste management, international development and commercial banks, investors, public administrations, and energy-intensive industrial enterprises. We offer our clients a unique combination of engineering consultancy with classical management consultancy.

As part of our site supervision services for line routing and grid connection of wind farms in the North and Baltic Seas, we are seeking to fill permanent positions in the Hamburg, Bremen, Hanover and Göttingen region with several experienced

Site Supervisors (m/f/x) for Overhead Power Line Construction in the Region of Northern Germany


Your tasks

As site supervisor, you will be responsible for overseeing all activities required to ensure successful execution of the construction and installation services involved in building or converting high-voltage and extra high-voltage facilities. In doing so, you will be instrumental in ensuring quality on the power line construction sites. Your main tasks will be:

  • Expediting the construction schedule
  • Identifying, logging and documenting open issues
  • Performing a target/actual comparison of planning and execution
  • Monitoring the stock of materials
  • Following up and clarifying defects
  • Preparing and checking change-order documents
  • Ensuring health & safety on the construction site
  • Reporting to project management
  • Acting as first point of contact on site

Your profile

  • Engineer, state-certified engineer or master craftsman in electrical engineering, power engineering or a similar field
  • Several years of experience in overhead power line construction would be an advantage
  • Health & safety coordinator skills would be an advantage
  • A very good command of English, while a command of German would be an advantage
  • Willingness to travel within Germany
  • Valid driver’s license required

Our offer

  • We provide an environment that unites enduring value with innovative capability
  • Culture of staff appreciation, equal opportunity and attractive career prospects in an international job environment with staff originating from more than 40 nations
  • Long-term development opportunities, with our staff’s average length of service standing at 11 years
  • Wide degree of latitude, flexible working hours and the ability to work under your own responsibility  
  • Comprehensive fringe benefits, workplace health promotion, e-bike leasing, company get-togethers and communal sporting activities
  • Conveniently located offices with company car park and very good connections to public transportation
  • An office canteen with a choice of freshly prepared menus
  • A comprehensive and thorough induction with the possibility to participate in training and further education programs as well as languages courses in a company whose support you can always rely on and a working environment that promotes job satisfaction

If you have any questions regarding the position on offer, please contact Thomas Agethen on +49 (711) 8995 1595.

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