Commissioning Engineer

  • Staffordshire, UK
  • £37,000 - £45,000 per annum
  • Permanent

Are you a Commissioning Engineer looking for a new opportunity within the Highways sector?

Then you need to keep reading as this might be the right fit for you!!

We are recruiting for a leading Water Technology Company looking to add a Commissioning Engineer to their team

Job Title - Commissioning Engineer

Area/Location - Manchester

Type of Job - Permanent

Start Date - As Soon As Possible

Salary - £45000

Job Description

Internal Job Description

    • assist the tendering/design team gathering technical information to support the development of technical and commercial offerings.
    • be responsible for the commissioning of new and existing equipment, this may include undertaking the activity personally or the supervision of contractors and checking of the work undertaken by other parties ensuring the project technical specifications are met.
    • provide technical expertise during start-up, commissioning and/or process troubleshooting related to the companies water and wastewater treatment systems

Job Functional Knowledge -Good understanding of procedures and concepts within own discipline and a basic knowledge of these elements in other disciplines. The job typically requires a university degree, or an extensive amount of practical knowledge gained through practical experience of plant design and commissioning including process start up.

The Process Commissioning Engineer:

    • will support the handover of water treatment equipment and systems from Mechanical Completion through to System Handover in line with the contract requirements.
    • will have an input into design documents including, control philosophy, design risk assessments, commissioning plans, Risk Assessment/Method Statements and O&M manuals
    • will be responsible for the safe and efficient execution of the Process Commissioning activities associated with the assigned projects.
    • will assist in managing the Commissioning scope in line with the agreed schedule ensuring sufficient resources and equipment are available to execute the scope within the agreed timeline.
    • will coordinate and attend meetings, prepare minutes and reports as well as develop processes and procedures to ensure that the progress of commissioning is effectively managed and communicated to the rest of the project team.
    • Will contribute to project execution as appropriate, especially in helping to minimise and control any changes towards completion, commissioning and handover.

Business Expertise - Good understanding of how the team integrates with others in accomplishing the objectives of the area


  • Proven experience of working as a Process Engineer/Commissioning
  • Extensive technical knowledge and experience in water treatment
  • Experience in any/all of the following desirable; Potable, Waste or Water Treatment, Pharmaceutical(WFI) , Sludge treatment and chemical dosing systems.
  • Ability to quickly troubleshoot, diagnose and resolve complex problems.
  • Customer service mindset
  • Flexible and organised and able plan resources to meet customer expectations.
  • Strong communication skills both verbally and written, with the versatility to communicate at all levels in a clear and concise manner.
  • Excellent planning and organisation skills with the ability to prioritise workload effectively.
  • A professional attitude with strong organisational skills and attention to detail.
  • Able to work under pressure and work to deadlines.
  • Ability to work on multiple assignments
  • Able to work methodically through problems and find solutions

What's in it for you - Benefits of working at the company

  • Competitive salary
  • 25 days holiday plus 8 public holidays
  • Life Assurance
  • Pension Scheme
  • And also..... Private Medical Insurance, Group Income Protection, Dental Insurance, Cycle to work scheme, Travel Insurance, Health Screening, Shopping discounts and much more.

If you like what you have read so far

  • you feel this Company matches what you are looking for in a new career venture
  • would like a more detailed Job Description or would like to discuss the opportunity on the Commissioning Engineer

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