Functional Safety Engineer

Posted 12 November 2023
Salary €60 per hour
Job type Contract
Discipline Renewable Energy & Infrastructure
Contact NameLucille Michoux

Job description

​Functional Safety Engineer - Renewable Energy Projects

The Green Recruitment Company is pleased to announce an exciting opportunity for a Functional Safety Engineer. This role involves applying your expertise to a mix of Renewable Energy Projects, ensuring the highest standards of safety and operational excellence.

Location: Antwerp, Belgium

Contract Duration: 9 months

Hourly Rate: €60


  • Implementing functional safety measures across various renewable energy projects, including wind, solar, and other sustainable energy systems.

  • Performing safety assessments, risk analysis, and design reviews to guarantee compliance with relevant safety standards and legislation.

  • Collaborating with engineering teams to integrate safety principles into the design and operational procedures of projects.

  • Developing comprehensive safety documentation and safety cases for project lifecycle support.

  • Providing expert guidance and training on functional safety standards and practices to project teams.

  • Keeping abreast of the latest industry safety standards and regulations to ensure projects align with these requirements.

  • Engaging with clients, regulatory authorities, and other stakeholders to address safety concerns and maintain transparency.


  • A degree in Engineering, with a focus on Safety Engineering or a related discipline.

  • Proven track record in functional safety engineering, ideally within the renewable energy sector.

  • Familiarity with relevant safety standards (e.g., IEC 61508, ISO 26262).

  • Strong analytical, problem-solving, and decision-making skills.

  • Excellent communication skills and ability to work collaboratively.

  • Proficiency in English, with knowledge of Dutch or French being an advantage.

  • Legal right to work in Belgium.


  • A competitive hourly rate in a dynamic role contributing to the advancement of renewable energy.

  • Opportunity to work on a diverse range of renewable energy projects, driving safe and sustainable solutions.

  • A collaborative and forward-thinking work environment.

Interested candidates should apply by submitting a CV and cover letter that outlines their suitability for the role to:

Lucille Michoux
Email: lucille@greenrecruitmentcompany.com

The Green Recruitment Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive workplace for all employees.