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Turbine Test Engineer

Opra Turbines B.V.

9040238 | HENGELO | Vast | HBO | 40 uur | publicatiedatum 


Over de functie

The Turbine Test Engineer has a technical responsibility for planning, interpreting, organizing, executing, and coordinating test activities to meet customer objectives and will report to the team leader Testing.

The main responsibilities are:

  • Execute gas turbine factory acceptance tests;
  • Support of R&D projects by performing gas turbine development tests;
  • Ensure the test cell(s), equipment and data adheres to OPRA’s quality procedures and international standards (e.g. ISO, API);
  • Perform gas turbine performance analysis;
  • Perform vibration analysis;
  • Make changes to the test cell control system and software as applicable;
  • Develop the test and analysis procedures and methods in collaboration with OPRA’s Engineering department;
  • Identifies, leads and implements test execution efficiency improvements;
  • Ensure compliance with all relevant HS&E requirements associated with test preparation;and execution.


Desired skills & expertise:

  • Master’s or Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering or Aerospace Engineering (minimum 5 years of work experience required for the Bachelor’s Degree);
  • Background and interest in thermodynamics and gas turbine performance;
  • Experience from vibration analysis is an advantage;
  • Experience with measurement equipment for temperature, pressure and vibration is an advantage;
  • Strong communication skills;
  • Fluency in English is required.


This is a fulltime position based in Hengelo, the Netherlands. Our products are high tech and our markets are global and exciting. You will be working in a team of qualified and enthusiastic people from various disciplines and of many different nationalities. During final round a test on experience and skills will be conducted. We offer an exciting job, with excellent career opportunities together with a competitive remuneration package and secondary benefits.


OPRA Turbines develops and manufactures advanced, clean, low emission gas turbines generating sets based on proprietary technology. Our key markets are 1.5-10 MW power generation solutions for oil and gas, marine and industrial customers. OPRA gas turbines are used for various applications such as oil & gas power generation, combined heat and power and waste-to-energy.


Voor meer informatie neem je contact op met Natascha Huurman via telefoonnummer 06-23609820

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