Metroselskabet I/S Construction Management (CM)

Mechanical Field Engineer

Mechanical Field Engineer - Cooling, Ventilation, Firefighting, Construction Management

The Copenhagen Metro and Greater Copenhagen Light Rail are looking for a Mechanical Field Engineer with background in large scale electro/mechanical installations, here under knowledge and experience within Fire Main-, HVAC -installations and associated instrumentation.

You will be a part of a dynamic dedicated M & E Team of Field Engineers who will serve as the on-site inspectors for the Electrical and Mechanical installations performed by our three main contractors on the South Harbor Branch Off Project. You will work close together with our Engineering Unit to ensure that designs for the metro installations are delivered according to specified functional requirements.

The Copenhagen Metro and Greater Copenhagen Light Rail are carrying out major international construction and transport projects focusing on sustainable public transport for the citizens and visitors of the Metropolitan Area. We are currently working on the construction of the extension of the Cityringen to Sydhavn and the establishment of the Light Rail along Ring 3. The projects are expected to open in 2024 and 2025, respectively. In addition, The Copenhagen Metro and Greater Copenhagen Light Rail are involved in the analysis work for future infrastructure projects to support the development of the Metropolitan area (e.g. Lynetteholm).


  • Serve as the on-site inspector for mechanical installation performed by the three main contractors and their subcontractors performing capital improvement work at the new Underground Stations and Shafts.
  • Ensure the contractor's delivery according to the contractual requirements and interfaces to other contractors.
  • Be part of the project phases from installation to test and commissioning.
  • Interact with the three main contractor’s site supervision on electrical and mechanical field issues to ensure compliance with the construction contract requirements.
  • Participate as part of the Construction Management team that includes Mechanical and Structural Field Engineers, Office Engineer, and Project Controls personnel.
  • Become deeply familiar with the project design documents, (plans and specifications) particularly those pertaining to electrical and mechanical installations and as well Architectural Finishes.
  • Perform daily on-site field inspections and generate a daily inspection report of the inspection results.
  • Maintain compliance with safety standards and monitor the contractor’s compliance with its Project Health and Safety Program and its Safe Work Plans, including attendance at the contractor’s daily safety briefings.
  • Be a good ambassador for Metroselskabet and Hovedstadens Letbane “Safety on the Right Track” Program.


  • Minimum 5 years of relevant field engineering experience, in connection with Fire Suppression Systems, Ventilation & Cooling Systems, drainage and portable water.
  • Bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering, Certified Installer (Installatør/ maskinmester) or similar, preferred.
  • Pragmatic, solution orientated.
  • Knowledge of the Danish
    • Maskin Direktivet
  • Experience in large scale industrial installations such as Metro, Offshore, Power Plants, Shipyards etc. preferable.
  • Detailed insight into several of the following disciplines:
    • Fire Main Installations incl. pumps etc.
    • Water Mist / Sprinkler Systems
    • Ventilation & Cooling Systems
    • Smoke Ventilation / extraction
    • Portable water installations and Drainage Systems
    • Testing (SAT 1, 2 & 3) and commissioning.
  • Insight into design of metro and light rail, tunnel building, Offshore, Power Plants, Shipyards etc. preferable.
  • English capabilities at a high level, both in writing and orally
  • Danish skills both in writing and orally

Personal competencies;

You must be adept at managing and collaborating internally and with contractors.  You show commitment and professional pride, are motivated by new challenges and take ownership within your field of responsibility. You are a team player, you are result-oriented good at prioritizing and you are able to stay focused in complex situations. You are trustworthy, convincing and professional in your approach and able to work independently and to include the colleagues around you.


We offer;

We offer a challenging and independent job with huge responsibilities in a dynamic organization. We offer an attractive salary and employment conditions, and a workplace with focus on safety and a good working environment.

For further information about the job, please contact Head of Construction Management, Tom Brændekilde Hansen on 7242 4506.

Deadline for application December 9, 2022.

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