Commissioning Engineer

  • Location

    Reading, Berkshire

  • Sector:

    Commissioning Engineer

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  • Salary:

    £38.00 - £45.00 per hour

  • Contact:

    Lorraine Ryan

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Duration:

    18m +

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  • Client:


We have an excellent opportunity for a COMMISSIONING ENGINEER based on the AWE Burghfield Site in Reading.


Degree in relevant Engineering or Science subject (preferred)

Lesser formal qualifications must be augmented with commissioning experience

Membership of a relevant Engineering Institution (i.e. C.Eng or I.Eng) (preferred)

Graduates to have substantial experience over a range of engineering topics)
including commissioning experience

IOSH Managing Safely / appropriate CSCS Card


Undertaking commissioning projects to meet the appropriate national legal requirements and Client's requirement specification, developed technical specifications and applied standards

Performing commissioning activities on site and at sub-contractor facilities


Report to the Company Commissioning Manager

Ensure sufficient and suitable reports of progress and spend on the commissioning works, including that of subcontractors, are produced in a timely manner.

Undertake commissioning activities in accordance with the approved test procedures, permits and safe systems of work at both site and sub-contractor facilities

Production, maintenance and submission of all applicable test documentation, plans, procedures, safe systems of work and risk assessments

Record problems/fault observations encountered during commissioning works and, in conjunction with the relevant parties, ensure impact on the project is minimised.

Maintain an auditable daily log

Prepare and monitor the test areas

Report commissioning progress accurately

Ensure SSOW and RA process is managed.

Ensure commissioning records and handover documentation (lifetime quality records) are produced to required standards.

Lead and support the commissioning technicians in the execution of daily activities

SC Security Clearance required