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Contract Manager (m/f/d) Hydropower

Skilled (3 < Experience < 15 years)
Ref: 501


Engineer your positive impact


As Contract Manager (m/f/d) for Hydro and Hydropower Projects you work together with your project team at our headquarter in Bad Vilbel (Rhein Main area), Germany or at project offices worldwide on the realization of national and international projects.
Your field of activity includes:

  • You will be responsible for the preparation and compilation of tender documents for hydropower and dams projects, based on the FIDIC suite and lead related contract negotiations
  • You shall support and manage our interdisciplinary teams at site in all contractual aspects (contract management, variation orders or disputes) as Owner’s engineer
  • Project management in the planning of hydropower plants and control of interdisciplinary engineering teams.
  • Check and analyse construction schedules and cost claims to their legitimation
  • Participation in the preparation of technical offers for engineering services, support in contract negotiations
  • Occasional travel within the framework of projects and tenders

The following qualifications and characteristics make you the ideal candidate:

  • Completed civil engineer studies with focus on construction management or contract management.
  • 5 to 10 years of related professional experience, ideally including several years abroad
  • Experience with FIDIC contracts
  • Project experience in international and German-speaking countries
  • German and English language skills at business level, additional foreign languages would be an advantage
  • Initial experience in the field of BIM would be desirable
What we offer

Every day with Tractebel is your chance to make the world more resilient, livable, energised and ultimately more sustainable. To shape and enhance the lives of millions of people. To apply your talent in multidisciplinary teams with boundless creativity. To learn and grow with world-class experts at your side. To leave a game-changing engineering legacy you can be proud of in your community and communities around the world.

sustainable and social impact

Accelerate the transition to a carbon-neutral future for people and the planet we all share.

imaginative expertise

Work alongside experts who imaginatively challenge convention in the search for solutions.

caring community

Join a community where you’re genuinely valued and appreciated with leaders who champion you to success.

grow as we grow

Benefit from continuous opportunities for learning and professional growth within ENGIE group.

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What we need
  We want your enthusiasm and your commitment!  

Join us in engineering a CO2-neutral future!



We grow together with our employees. Therefore, we offer the right framework conditions:

  • A future-proof workplace that combines medium-sized businesses with global perspectives and sustainability.
  • Varied and exciting work in which you can develop professionally and personally. No two days are the same!
  • An integrative working environment, characterized by the diversity of our employees and a working atmosphere in which working is fun.
  • A culture of appreciation, equal opportunities and long-term international development opportunities.
  • We support mobile working with the appropriate digital infrastructure and a high degree of freedom to work independently.
  • Stay fit with us, thanks to company health promotion, e-bike leasing, company events and joint sporting activities
  • A comprehensive induction as well as a range of further trainings and language courses in a company that always supports you.
  • Your recommendations are the best way to identify and secure talent. That is why Tractebel offers an attractive bonus system for employee recommendations



Then we look forward receiving your online application as the Contract Manager (m/f/d) Hydropower (778e), including your salary expectations and your availability



Felix Hanreich will be happy to assist you via phone, or message us via E-Mail: Bewerbermanagement-de@tractebel.engie.com


EDGE Tractebel acts according to EDGE standard

Gender equality is very important to us at Tractebel. For us, the focus is on people, not on gender! Therefore, we welcome all applicants and remain committed to an inclusive workplace.


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Contract Manager (m/f/d) Hydropower