Why work for TenneT?

Are you eager to make an impact? At TenneT, you'll be at the heart of the energy transition. With your knowledge, you can truly make a difference.

Building a sustainable future

TenneT is an international organization that values professionalism and an informal work atmosphere. With challenging projects and a dynamic environment, you, as a contractor, respond to the fast-paced changes in the energy world. By applying your knowledge across various fields, you can make a real impact on the energy transition. Come work for TenneT, and let’s build a sustainable future together!

Respect & diversity

Everyone is unique, bringing their own inspirations, talents, and skills to the table. At TenneT, diversity is cherished, and everybody is treated with respect. Given their Dutch/German roots, communication is in multiple languages, most commonly Dutch, German, and English. Their dynamic team consists of members from over 60 different countries, symbolizing a global mindset. For interim assignments, TenneT is looking for professionals from various backgrounds.

Push your boundaries

TenneT is distinguished by its international playground. This is evident in their close cooperation with other network operators in Europe. Together, they work on regulation, network safety, and market development. There are also opportunities to work on international projects, managing national electricity networks or offshore wind farms. TenneT is also involved in cross-border connections, offering endless opportunities to broaden your horizons.

Your safety is important

Safety comes first, whether you're working onsite for an interim assignment or at the office. Aiming for zero accidents, safety is an integral part of TenneT's culture and goes beyond simply following the rules. They provide comprehensive safety briefings and information about the Life Saving Rules to all new colleagues to ensure safety.

A safe work environment also means a pleasant work atmosphere. Discrimination, intimidation, harassment, or any other form of unacceptable behavior is not tolerated. TenneT has clear protocols and counselors in place to create a socially safe work environment.

TenneT's principles

The energy transition requires a different approach. As part of this approach, TenneT’s principles – ownership, courage, and connection – guide how the company works with colleagues, partners, and other stakeholders.

TenneT's investments for a sustainable future

  • TenneT is a financially healthy organization with a turnover of 9.8 billion euros
  • Investing 4.5 billion euros in expanding and maintaining the high-voltage grid
  • Supply reliability of 99.999%​
  • A public organization with shares owned by the Dutch state
  • Most operations are regulated