Commissioning Manager

Posted 29 July 2021
Salary Competitive Salary (DOE)
Job type Permanent
Discipline SustainabilityEnergy Management
Contact NameJames Yardley

Job description

The Opportunity:

A leading Utilities company in large-scale renewable energy solutions are currently seeking a Commissioning Manager to work within the busy Managed Services team, overseeing and managing all aspects of commissioning Integrated CHP equipment, Ground Source Heat Pumps and Chilled Water Systems on various sites..


The Role:

  • Preparing and issuing up to date commissioning status reports including technical and commercial activities on all sites to the Head of Manage Services
  • Input to project program team
  • Defining commissioning plans
  • Managing all activities related to the commissioning of mechanical and electrical equipment
  • Planning the commissioning activity of systems, water and air side where required
  • Client Liaison to ensure that overall methodology for commissioning of a particular area is agreed
  • Production of Commissioning Strategy, Test Data Sheets and Record Sheets
  • Ensure commissioning records and results are kept up to date
  • Ensure safe working practices in accordance with company procedures
  • Commissioning program status report to Project Team and Head of Managed Services
  • Carry out commissioning audits
  • Input to Project Managers reports as required
  • Ensure that Risk & Contingency Documents, Method statements and risk assessments are produced & approved in accordance with the program requirements
  • Ensure any Hazardous area requirements (DSEAR) are considered & complied with
  • Production of training plans and handover procedures
  • Coordination of the site training requirements in accordance with the training plan
  • Arrange and manage installation/commissioning meetings as required and record minutes
  • Arrange all inspections and testing requirements in accordance with the commissioning plan
  • Attend as required formal handover meetings
  • Ensure defects are categorized & attended to


The Individual:

  • Minimum of 5 years experience in a similar role
  • Comprehensive commissioning experience
  • Familiarity with statutory regulations such as IEE Wiring regulations.
  • Extensive on-site commissioning experience and supervision on HVAC equipment;
  • H&S SMSTS (Supervision) Site Safety accreditation
  • CSCS Managers card (as minimum)
  • Good knowledge of process, systems and equipment used on CHP, HVAC and or Ground Source Heat pump Systems
  • Good organisational and planning skills
  • Driving licence


 ** Ideally looking for candidates with strong people management skills, the ability to work to demanding deadlines and with ambition to develop new capabilities. HNC in Mechanical, Electrical or Process Engineering or equivalent CHP, HVAC experience **