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The company

Elia is the operator of the Belgian high-voltage transmission grid (380 kV to 30 kV) and is responsible for developing and maintaining the grid, providing users with access to it and controlling energy flows. The Elia group is a team of 2,000 professionals who have the task of ensuring the continuity of electricity supplies in Belgium.

As owner and operator of electricity transmission networks in Belgium and Germany Elia has an important role and mission in supporting and implementing Europe's energy and climate policy.

Shift Engineer

Reference ID:  2542


Coreso SA, located in Brussels, is looking for a Shift Engineer.
The Shift Engineer occupies a shift-based function, within an operational team.
The team's task is to monitor the electricity flows between countries  of the Coreso’s Observability area (Western Europe) in accordance with the network safety rules.
Shift Engineers are mainly responsible for providing Security Analysis and cross borders capacity calculation for Stakeholders. 

Let us give you a preview of your future mission! 

  • Being a Shift Engineer your main tasks will be:
  • Shift mission e.g.:
    • Calculate the capacity for the cross borders exchanges, assess the level of security of the electrical system and ensure the power of supply;
    • Provide to the TSOs the implementation of optimized and coordinated remedial actions required to master these risks (network diagrams, generation values, etc.) based on safety studies of the network. 


  • Office mission e.g.:
    • Perform “common activities” linked to the corporate global objectives
    • Contribute to projects (can be linked to another department)
    • Perform ex-post analysis when a stressed situation happened (regional event, service disruption…)

The above tasks are not exhaustive. Together with your line manager you have some room to fill in the job description to what you think is important in your job. After all, you are the expert!

Your Profile

  • You hold a master’s degree (or equivalent) in engineering or other if relevant.
  • Electromechanical knowledge
  • Asset: professional experience on the RSC activities or at a TSO in system operations or operational planning, or related field
  • You can describe yourself as being able to:
    • Communicate concisely and efficient;
    • Solve problems;
    • Adapt easily
    • Analyse problems
  • You can communicate fluently in English both written and oral; 
  • You are a team player, interested to work in a fast-paced environment with challenging activities to contribute to a rapid-growing organization such as Coreso


Cortenbergh Avenue, 71
B-1000 Brussels

What's in it for you?

More than offering you a mere job, we give you an exciting, ultra-professional environment, unique training and every opportunity to develop your career potential to the full, plus an attractive salary and fringe benefits. So choosing Elia means opting for a future full of promise!