Lead Electrical Commissioning Engineer

Posted on Jun 11, 2019 by CV-Library

Northumberland, United Kingdom
Immediate Start
£39k - £39k Annual
Lead Electrical Commissioning Engineer

Our client is a leading international offshore construction, engineering and manufacturing company which produces high-performance integrated vessels and equipment. With more than 3,000 employees working from site and global offices, our client is a hugely successful company that offers highly rewarding careers.

Job Objectives:

To provide support to the Snr Commissioning Engineer to ensure the effective delivery of all company products from the stage of pre-contract award, commissioning plan development through to factory acceptance and site installation & test. Undertake physical commissioning activities as well as producing relevant reports and documentation. Commissioning engineers will be engaged in the testing of bespoke equipment to make sure they function correctly and produce the expected results. In doing so they will bring the product or system to a point at which it can be used most effectively.

Job Specific Duties:

To assist the Snr Commissioning Engineer in developing commissioning plans for enquiries, proposals and projects from an electrical perspective.

Provide experienced input to develop the commissioning and test plans including FAT's and sea trials.

To manage and maintain the department's equipment & assets, test equipment, in-house spares, highlighting areas of concern and development to the Snr Commissioning Engineer

To assist the Snr Commissioning Engineer /project team with the implementation of the commissioning plan and gaining acceptance of the equipment to schedule and budget.

To assist with the resolution of Electrical technical issues, that may arise during the commissioning and service of equipment.

To ensure that LOTO procedure is always in place.

To support the development and complete suitable documentation during the commissioning phases including punch lists, test records, acceptance certification and commissioning close out reports.

To record customer feedback on equipment performance, use this information to improve company performance going forward.

Complete daily reports (DPRs), progress reports and publish to agreed mailing lists.

Ensure all tasks are completed to company, client and site safety management systems standards.

Liaise with all relevant departments (Design, Construction, and Supply Chain) to ensure smooth transition and sign-off of the contract at all involved phases.

Develop and maintain good working relationships between company and client/site/supplier representatives.

Participate in knowledge sharing activities, to ensure the progress and development of all team members.

Participate in training and development programs, to assist in career progression of oneself and others.

Ensure all documentation is prepared prior to commissioning and support activities commencing.

Ensuring the safe testing and commissioning of completed installations to achieve the necessary equipment performance in accordance with project schedule requirements.

Any other duties as assigned by the Head of Construction and Commissioning or a director of the company.

Essential Skills:

Skilled in advance electrical knowledge

Permit to work Procedures

18TH Edition on Electronics

High voltage and fibre optics

Be competent in the use of all Microsoft Office products

Be able to read and understand mechanical, electrical and hydraulic schematics/drawings to a basic standard

Excellent written, verbal and presentation skills

To be able to work away from home for extended periods of time (in general no more than 6 weeks unless mutually agreed)

Be able to fault find and provide temporary/permanent solutions on site

Knowledge of safe working practices, isolation methods, PTW etc...

Experience of Low Voltage (mainly 230V - 440V) commissioning and fault finding

Experience with commissioning safety circuits, E-Stops etc...

Experience of testing & fault-finding control panels, MCC's, motors, Drive systems etc...

Supervisory experience would be advantageous

Desirable Skills:

Several years' experience in the onsite/offshore/marine environment would be advantageous

Reference: 210198180

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