Completion Engineer – Velsen-Noord


Unique project Blast Furnace 6 Revamp where you will play a critical role in overseeing the final stages of the project.


Are you a skilled engineer with a passion for overseeing complex projects and ensuring their successful completion? Join Tata Steel IJmuiden’s Projects & Technical Consultancy department as a Completion Engineer for the Blast Furnace 6 Revamp project. This is a unique opportunity to contribute to a pivotal project that will extend the life, security, and reliability of their production process for the next 15 years.
Role Overview:
As a Completion Engineer for the Blast Furnace 6 Revamp, you will play a critical role in overseeing the final stages of the project to ensure that all tasks, processes, and documentation are meticulously completed before the blast furnace is operational again. Your responsibilities will encompass a range of activities to guarantee the safety, functionality, and adherence to operational standards.
Key Responsibilities:
• Conduct thorough inspection and testing of equipment, systems, and components according to industry standards and project specifications.
• Ensure quality control measures are met and verify adherence to quality standards during the revamp.
• Oversee the preparation of essential documentation, including technical manuals, safety protocols, and maintenance guidelines.
• Ensure compliance with safety regulations, environmental standards, and industry guidelines.
• Coordinate with various teams, including Engineering, Construction, Commissioning, and Start-Up teams, for timely task completion.
• Lead completions walkdowns, from construction phases to commissioning stages.
• Collaborate with the Quality Management team to oversee the progress of Punch List data and staged completion.
• Collaborate with the planning and scheduling department to ensure milestone dates are met.
• Interpret engineering deliverables, such as P&ID’s, block diagrams, and instrumentation lists.


Work Environment:
Tata Steel IJmuiden’s Projects & Technical Consultancy (PTC) department is the hub of project management and engineering services for their production facilities. As a proactive provider of specialized knowledge, PTC is committed to ensuring safety and operational excellence. The commissioning department, to which you’ll belong, is responsible for overseeing installations to meet specifications and safety standards.
About the Project:
Tata Steel IJmuiden operates two blast furnaces, BF6 and BF7, producing a total of approximately 6.35 Mton Hot Metal per year. The BF6 Repair Program is a strategic initiative aimed at extending the campaign life of BF6 by repairing and optimizing various components. This program is essential for maintaining a competitive hot metal productivity aligned with Tata Steel Europe’s long-term strategy.
The BF6 Repair Program spans multiple sub-projects and will take place from 2020 to 2024. Your role as a Completion Engineer will contribute directly to the program’s success, ensuring the secure and reliable production process for years to come.

If you’re ready to be part of a dynamic team and make a lasting impact on the steel industry’s future, apply now. Join us in shaping the future of Tata Steel IJmuiden.


Experience Required:
•Bachelor or Masters degree in Electronics and relevant experience in project coordination, construction, commissioning, and quality control within the engineering field.
This position can be filled in both freelance and temporary employment.


• Temporary employment till the end of 2023 for 55 – 80K gross/year
• Freelance hour rate €65 – €85 per hour
• Unique project with fast learning curve


Application Process:
Note: If you are applying from outside Europe, please enclose your valid European work permit with your application. FYI We do not reimburse travel and accommodation expenses from abroad.

To apply for this position or obtain further information, please contact Laura Delgado at or call +31 (0)88 102 05 00 or +31 (0)6 57 29 13 50.


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