Commissioning Engineer

Commissioning Engineer

Job Title: Commissioning Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Fife, Scotland
Salary: £350 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH11223_1507906970
Contact Name: Samantha Lancashire
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 13, 2017 16:02

Job Description

Commissioning Engineer

4 Months + Contract

Fife, Scotland

£350 Limited Company Day Rate

ASAP Start

Our Client is a leading provider of Anaerobic Digestion Plants in the UK.

As 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 projects and programme of works in a safe manner, fully in accordance with company processes, systems, procedures and specifications.

Responsibilities include:

  • Oversee Health and Safety during the commissioning of the plant Liaising with subcontractors
  • Report any incidents to the relevant personnel
  • Undertaken commissioning of mechanical and electrical systems
  • Monitor the plant during the seeding and ramp up phase of the project
  • Troubleshoot problems and create snagging list
  • Carry out onsite fault fixing when able or delegate to M&E contractors if necessary
  • Assisting with training site operatives
  • Progress reporting on a weekly basis
  • Managing the handover from Commissioning to Operational

Essential Requirements:

  • Degree (or equivalent qualification) in Engineering or relevant subject
  • Significant commissioning background with experience of commissioning mechanical and electrical systems
  • Previous experience of commissioning within Anaerobic Digestion, Energy from Waste, Gasification, Power Generation or Biomass
  • Ability to work well independently and as part of a team
  • Strong communication skills - both written and verbal
  • Full UK driving licence

If you are interested in finding out more you can call Samantha on or email


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