Commissioning Engineer – Water

Position: Commissioning Engineer – Water

Location: Thames Water Region (Thames Valley)

Salary Guide: £45,000 – £55,000 (DOE) Plus Car Allowance and Excellent Benefits

Our client is a Tier 1 D&B Contractor operating predominately in the water industry, who are delivering a number of water and wastewater non-infrastructure projects for Thames Water and they are recruiting for a Commissioning Engineer to help plan, co-ordinate and deliver the off and on-site process and MEICA commissioning activities that will deliver exceptional commissioning performance across the framework throughout the Thames Valley region .

Role overview:

  • Work with Project Teams and Thames Water to generate Commissioning Plans during Project Brief/Outline Design stage thus positively influencing direction.
  • Put in place robust commissioning processes and procedures that reflect the Company and Thames Water requirements and facilitate exceptional commissioning performance. Ensure that commissioning is undertaken comprehensively, and records and inspections are accurately and reliably produced and signed off. Ensure Quality Assurance Systems compliance.
  • Work closely with our Project Managers to provide technical expertise and deliver all commissioning activities cost-efficiently and in accordance with the contract programme and applicable standards and specifications.
  • Ensure that great quality Operation and Maintenance Manuals are produced and that training of Thames Water personnel is undertaken.
  • Put in place framework specific processes and procedures to ensure that wider process/energy related risks are identified and controlled.
  • Through meticulous planning and supervision, ensure that testing and commissioning is undertaken safely.
  • Provide monthly commissioning reports to the Framework Senior Leadership Team.
  • Utilise digital tools and expertise to positively influence commissioning planning and delivery including the use of 3D models to aid visualisation.

Skills/Experience Required:

  • A detailed and competent technical knowledge of mechanical, electrical and chemical engineering commissioning, ideally within the water sector.
  • An appreciation of MMC, Lean Construction, Agile Programme Management, Production Thinking and other techniques that assure programme and quality performance.
  • Proficient in the use of computer packages including the BIM software to analyse schematic drawings and survey reports to aid commissioning planning and delivery.
  • Aa creative and forward-thinking approach to problem solving and continuous improvement.
  • Excellent communication and engagement skills – ability to bring the whole team on the MMC journey including Thames Water and the specialist supply chain.
  • Minimum HNC qualified in a mechanical, electrical or chemical engineering subject.
  • Professional qualification is desirable.
  • SMSTS safety qualification is desirable.

Benefits Package:

  • Competitive salary
  • Car allowance
  • 26 days annual leave (with the opportunity to buy or sell up to 3 days holiday)
  • Private medical insurance for yourself (with the option to buy family cover)
  • Life Assurance
  • Defined contribution pension scheme matched up to 8%
  • 2 days volunteering opportunities
  • Flexible, agile or remote working
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Professional membership fees
  • Flexible Benefits scheme which includes the opportunity to purchase benefits such as:
    • Critical illness insurance (with option to purchase for your partner)
    • Dental Insurance
    • Travel insurance
    • Bike to work scheme
    • Retail vouchers/payroll giving/activity pass for top leisure attractions

Job Information

Job Reference: 886967_1641987373
Salary From: £
Salary To: £
Job Locations: South East,South West
Job Types: Permanent
Job Skills: Electrical

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