BWSC Burmeister & Wain Scandinavian Contractor A/S

Mechanical Proposal Engineer

Do you have experience with design and proposal work? Would you thrive working in an international and dynamic company based north of Copenhagen? We are currently looking for a Mechanical Proposal Engineer for a newly opened position to join our current team of engineers.

Develop the technical solutions in our sales projects
As Mechanical Proposal Engineer you will become responsible for liaising with vendors and business partners in regards to concepts and mechanical design. In cooperation with the other technical disciplines, you develop an overall competitive technical solution, while ensuring that the client requirements are fulfilled. You will be pricing and specifying the works in relation to scope and technical standards and will participate in the negotiations with the clients and consultants when making the contracts.
Design skills, cooperation, interdisciplinary abilities, planning and overview are core elements in this position where deadlines are often tight and always met.

Typical activities can include:

  • Conceptual design 
  • Power plant layout input and optimization 
  • Preparation of mechanical equipment enquiries
  • Making technical specifications and capacity diagrams
  • Liaising with engine/boiler and other manufacturers of main components 
  • Cost estimation
  • Participating in contract negotiations, from the office or abroad

We are a project orientated entrepreneurial company and we manage our projects in an energetic matrix organization. Our daily work is conducted in a fast pace with high focus on cross-functional team work and quality in what we do.

You will be based in one of our two proposal departments covering diesel and biomass plants respectively, depending on your profile. Flexibility is expected in supporting both departments sporadically. The departments consists of about 20 employees combined and are responsible for concepts, design, specification, cost estimation  and technical support during contract negotiations in close cooperation with our sales departments for turnkey power plants worldwide.

Experienced engineer with interdisciplinary skills
You are a proven and experienced B. Sc. or M. Sc. within Mechanical Engineering or Marine Engineering. You have 10+ years of experience with design works from power plants based on steam cycles or diesel engines, from waste incineration plants or from similar complex industrial plants.  Furthermore you have experience in proposal works and it would be beneficial if you have:

  • Experience in contract negotiations
  • Experience with international codes and standards including the Mechanical Directive and Eurocodes
  • Good knowledge with Microsoft Excel
  • Experience with AutoCad
  • Experience from operation and/or maintenance of industrial plants

You are proficient in spoken and written English on a high technical level. Abilities in French or Spanish language are beneficial but not required.

We offer
An exciting job with great challenges in a dynamic and well-functioning department with high employee satisfaction. You will be based in our headquarters in Allerød, and occasional overseas travel will be required. The salary will be according to qualifications.

If you have any questions regarding the position, please contact Department Manager, Biomass Proposal Anders Bo Laugen at or Director HR & Corporate Administration Claus Berner at

Please send your application by clicking on "Apply" as soon as possible.

Please write in your application that you've seen the job at Jobfinder

Søg Mechanical Proposal Engineer

Har du allerede uploadet et cv? Log på for at ansøge nu

Alle svar er påkrævede


Upload fra din computer

Eller tilføj via

Din Vedhæftning til ansøgningen skal være en .doc, .pdf, .docx, .rtf, og ikke større end 1Mb

Upload fra din computer

Eller tilføj via

Din Vedhæftning til ansøgningen skal være en .doc, .pdf, .docx, .rtf, og ikke større end 1Mb

4000 tegn tilbage

Ved at søge et job, der er anført på Jobfinder accepterer du vores vilkår og betingelser og fortrolighedspolitik. Du bør aldrig være forpligtet til at afgive bankoplysninger. Hvis det er tilfældet, beder vi dig sende os en e-mail.