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.

High-Voltage Technician Lochristi

Expertise:  Technicians
Reference ID:  2809

What you will do as a High-Voltage Technician



Elia operates one of the most reliable high-voltage grids in Europe. Thanks in part to you. As a high-voltage technician, you will ensure that our grid and our fleet of transformers in your area remain in perfect condition. This involves many things. 


  • You will maintain and repair high-voltage control devices and circuits on our grid.
  • You will also look for the causes of any faults that arise.
  • You will take electrical measurements and familiarise yourself with new equipment.
  • You will work with an experienced colleague who will teach you all the tricks of the trade.

What you offer us



Elia firmly believes in the added value of a team made up of young beginners and experienced profiles. Everyone has a place here. Since safety and quality are paramount, we expect you to have a solid foundation. 


  • You share our passion for technology and safety.
  • You have a technical secondary education diploma or a bachelor's degree in electricity, mechanics or electromechanics.
  • You can analyse an electrical diagram and verify its correct implementation.
  • You are eager to learn and you have a sense of initiative.
  • You have a category B driving license.

What we offer you



All this talent deserves an attractive base salary along with many extras: 


  • Meal vouchers (€8 per working day)
  • 20 days of leave and 13 days of compensatory leave
  • Double holiday allowance
  • Group insurance, hospitalisation insurance and outpatient care insurance
  • Social fund (contributions for glasses, dental prostheses, etc.)
  • End-of-year bonus, collective bonus (Collective Labour Agreement 90) and dividend (linked to stock market results)
  • 30% discount on your gas and electricity bill
  • iPhone 12 Pro Max and laptop with full subscription (including for private use)
  • Company car and mobility allowance (no private use)

What you can expect from us



There is no denying that we expect you to be enthusiastic and driven, but you will get plenty from us in return:


  • An extremely varied job with a top employer
  • Work with state-of-the-art technologies
  • Career-long learning
  • The chance to experience and immerse yourself in other technical fields
  • Opportunities to develop in a range of directions in line with your needs and aspirations

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!