Posted 4 weeks ago

Commissioning Engineer – Electrical Engineering

Salary: (DOE) + Company Van + Pension Scheme + Healthcare + Mobile Phone + Laptop

Territory: Whole UK
Home Based: Within a commutable distance of Head Office in Stoke, West Midlands

The Requirements of the Commissioning Engineer:

  • HNC or degree qualified in Electrical Engineering or similar – perhaps earned from completing an apprenticeship
  • Practical experience in Electrical Engineering with a background in plc control, electrical circuitry with the ability to fault find within a control panel. Understanding the function of a motor is key
  • Preferably having worked in a similar role in the water industry
  • A full UK driving license is required
  • Flexible in order to ensure operational workload is covered – able to travel across country on short notice as required
  • Passionate about providing a first-class service to our customers
  • Strong communication skills both verbally and written, with the versatility to communicate at all levels in a clear and concise manner
  • Demonstrable experience of having built strong working relationships both internally and externally

The Responsibilities of the Commissioning Engineer:

  • You will be predominantly field based, however you should live within a commutable distance of the offices in Stoke-on-Trent, as you will have a variety of commissioning on sites and maintenance activities at our Stoke Depot. In addition, this role will require you to travel widely and at short notice as required
  • You will also be included on a rota to provide out of hours cover and emergency rapid response to our clients
  • The Commissioning Engineer will be part of the operations team and will be responsible for assisting the Operations Manager with the key responsibilities as follows
  • Mobilisation – ensuring the customer site is ready to accept a mobile unit, this includes ensuring all relevant paperwork and risk assessments have been completed in advance. The mobile unit must be ready to operate, hook up and commission. You will be expected to regularly service the unit and demobilise the unit in line with customer expectations
  • Asset Management – you are required to ensure the mobile fleet are in a state of readiness at all times. This includes maintaining equipment using maintenance schedules, ensuring all units are roadworthy and stored safely
  • Procurement – you will identify all consumables and enable the equipment required for projects and fleet maintenance, ensuring adequate stocks of essential spares and consumables
  • QA – support in developing systems and procedures for the delivery and management of all Mobile Water Services projects. This will include assisting with auditing, particularly of onsite activities
  • Health & Safety – ensuring all assets are kept in a safe condition, developing risk assessments for the deployment of mobile assets, writing H&S plans for projects and maintaining good records. You will be required to assist in ensuring that subcontractors are H&S approved and operate according to plans

The Company and Opportunity:

  • My client is the market leading business in the supply of products and services for water treatment and water purification across the UK
  • They supply a wide variety of businesses from Industrial through to Academic
  • This role focuses on their Water Treatment Instruments division where they work with multiple industries – Power Stations in particular being one of the most prominent

For more information about the role or to apply send your CV now to or call Owen today on 0113 243 3499.

To apply you must have the right to work in the UK.

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