Mechanical Commissioning Engineer

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    Middlesbrough, North Yorkshire

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    £450 - £500 per day

  • Contact:

    Greg Storey

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    12 months

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Our Client is a leading engineering and operations specialist in the renewable energy field, who are constantly growing in the UK market year on year as EPC Contractor.
Currently they have a requirement for a Mechanical Commissioning Engineer to be based on the largest Biomass plant in the UK.
As Mechanical Commissioning Engineer, you will bring demonstrable commissioning experience and practical skills to the commissioning team. Working closely with the Commissioning Manager, you will be responsible for planning, executing and documenting of commissioning and handover activities on the project and programme of works in a safe manner, fully in accordance with company processes, systems, procedures and specifications. You will be responsible for the commissioning of the rotating equipment of machines with more than 1MW, commissioning of steam turbines/fans, and responsible of the steam blow execution.
Responsibilities include:

  • Working in collaboration with the construction team, ensuring that mechanical commissioning activities are planned safely and to required quality standards and specifications
  • Providing appropriate support throughout the commissioning phase of the project
  • Updating of commissioning documentation including site reports and assisting with O&M manuals
  • Carrying out and recording of all commissioning tests
  • Liaising with onsite subcontractors where necessary
  • Reporting to the Commissioning Manager and updating relevant personnel on site progress
  • Adhered to health and safety regulations and reporting any incidents appropriately.


  • Commissioning experience gained within Energy from Waste, Biomass, and Gasification projects.
  • Proven track record in a similar role and ability to communicate well at all levels
  • Ability to work well independently and as well as part of a team.

If you are interested in finding out more, you can call Greg on 02392 222 966 or contact me at gstorey@astutetechnical.co.uk

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