Leading energy company seeking Solar Power Commissioning Specialist

Better Energy - Drivers of a renewable energy revolution

Better Energy is an international renewable energy company that creates new green energy. The green transition from fossil fuels to renewable energy sources can only be achieved by adding new renewable energy to our energy supply. At Better Energy, we are determined to drive change and help companies, cities and countries choose green energy in a way that brings new renewables online and adds new green energy to the energy supply. We design, develop, engineer, finance, build, operate and own large-scale solar PV power plants in Denmark and abroad.

We are looking for a colleague to join our Grid, Power & Commissioning team in Sønderborg.

When joining Better Energy, you must be ready to drive change and make an impact that matters. You share our drive and commitment, and you are enthusiastic about joining a company with a broad professional foundation where we collaborate across departments and professional backgrounds. Like us, you are passionate about your work, and you share our vision of engineering a sustainable future. You are ambitious and motivated by working with other talented and dedicated colleagues.

Better Energy is seeking a Commissioning Specialist with good interpersonal skills to ensure a high and solid professional foundation for our technical solutions.

Your team

You will join a strong Grid, Power & Commissioning team in which you will share responsibility for the development of large projects. The team right now consists of six people making an impact that matters every day. In addition to having a professional strong foundation, the team likes to laugh together, also when they are on the road.

You will report to the Vice President, Grid, Power & Commissioning.

Your main responsibility will be the commissioning of our solar parks. Your tasks will start out with the following:

  • Tests and startup of inverter systems
  • Test and start up of transformer systems
  • Starting up and managing data and fiber systems
  • Managing data in monitoring systems (SCADA)
  • Testing electrical systems in general
  • Commissioning of medium & low voltage Systems

Your main office and desk will be in Sønderborg, but you should expect to travel within Denmark, Poland and Sweden as a part of the job.

Like the rest of the team, you thrive with responsibility, are comfortable with precision work and have a good sense of what is urgent. You are professionally strong and well organised. You take pride in supporting the team and using your skills for the good of the team. You want to establish positive and productive relations with your colleagues and external partners. We have a dynamic work culture with short decision-making processes, so you will have the opportunity to influence and develop your own tasks and responsibilities.

About you

To be successful in this job, you should be able to meet deadlines and take responsibility for the handover to asset management and operations and maintenance, making sure it happens fast and flawless, and at the same time, ensuring all documentation, tests and agreements are completed in collaboration with the rest of the team.

The ideal candidate has solid experience with the start-up and testing of electrical systems within both low and high voltage.

You also have the following:

  • Educational background within electrical engineering, marine engineering or similar field
  • 5 years of experience from a similar position
  • Experience with solar PV inverters will be an advantage
  • Knowledge of and experience in working with data communication
  • Previous work with SCADA would be an advantage
  • Knowledge of testing and start-up large-scale power plants
  • Knowledge about electrical engineering work and understanding of construction phases

Since we have a lot of focus on people at Better Energy, we think you will match the team best if you can say ‘yes’ that you are

  • Curious when it comes to details within your professional field
  • Independent and proactive
  • Known for your positive energy
  • Professional and meticulous
  • Able to work together with others towards a common goal
  • Strong in both spoken and written English

The list is long! If you can’t say yes to all of the above, but you still think you are a great match, apply - try to convince us.

What you will enjoy

Yes, you will have a good lunch scheme, private health insurance and an IT scheme. But you will also enjoy:

  • A job with great variety and many different tasks within modern project management and design of PV solar plant systems
  • An opportunity to join a growing business that is actually driving the green transition in Denmark and internationally
  • A fun, interesting and varied job - ask anyone at Better Energy and they will say you have good opportunities for professional development as well
  • Kind and talented colleagues who love to laugh together, especially at our social events

How we recruit

We know that it is our people who make the difference. Having the right skills is only part of the picture. We look for cultural fit. This means that we are very thorough when we try to find the best match for both you and Better Energy. If you are interested in applying your skills and talents to truly make a difference, send us your CV and your application through the link below.

Since finding the right candidate means so much to us, our recruitment process is an ongoing process. We will close the application process when the right candidate has been found.

If you have any questions about the position, you are more than welcome to contact Vice President, Grid, Power & Commissioning, Nicolai Faaborg Andresen at  or by phone +45 30 86 28 47. If you have questions about the recruitment process, it will be great if you contact Lea Dissing at or by phone +45 20 71 78 38.



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