Commissioning Manager

Commissioning Manager

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  • Sector:

    Energy Management, Digital & Technology, IOT & Smart

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  • Salary:

    Competitive Salary (DOE)

  • Contact:

    James Yardley

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:

    James Yardley

The Opportunity

The Green Recruitment Company are delighted to be partnered with a leading Commissioning and Technical Project Management consultancy operating across the UK and Europe. The company has over 15 years of experience delivering customised and complex solutions – spanning a wide range of sectors and projects including trading floors, data centres, pharmaceutical laboratories and office fit out.


The Role

To provide strategic and tactical building services commissioning management support to the project team for the engineering process of a project from conception to completion primarily in the data centre sectorThe focus is on teamwork as their philosophy is to be part of the solution, not the problem. They rely on quality in all aspects of commissioning management – planning, programming, reporting, collaborative working, witnessing and handing over to the FM teams.


As a Commissioning Manager, you will manage and drive the commissioning process and lead the on-site functional testing. To succeed in this role, it is important that you have experience in highly technical buildings, good communication and people skills, resourceful and operate well under pressure


Key Duties:

  • Good IT, planning and reporting skills are essential
  • Review and assist contractors / sub-contractors in the development of all project related QA/QC documentation, providing technical input to the formal change control processes
  • Review and input to the commissioning procedures and review commissioning RAMS prior to commissioning activities
  • Review commissioning data against design parameters implementing any mitigation of recovery plans
  • Input to project risk register
  • Author functional/IST test scripts
  • Compile ‘Closeout’ documentation
  • Create and manage Handover commissioning checklists
  • Monitor and advise when all the commissioning documentation has been reviewed and signed off to the appointed consultants for the project
  • Ensure that all plant/systems have been fully commissioned/inspected in line with the contract specifications
  • Ensure that all appropriate commissioning handover documentation have been reviewed prior to handover
  • Comment on O&M manuals produced by the contractor
  • Manage training
  • Hold commissioning meetings
  • Make sure that commissioning defects are communicated properly and dealt with
  • Ensure all parties are co-ordinated for attending witnessing
  • Lead on-site functional testing
  • Attend and report on commissioning and testing as appropriate
  • Issue weekly commissioning reports