Senior Commissioning Engineer

South West
Devon, Exeter
Industry Sector:
Waste Jobs, Water Jobs, Environmental Jobs, Hydro Jobs, Wastewater Jobs, Environment Jobs, Renewable Jobs, Energy Jobs, Water Treatment Jobs
Job Category:
Construction, Engineering, Project Management, Development, Commissioning Engineer, Quality, Safety, Health & Environment
Job Type:
Education Level:
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£45,000 to £45,000 per annum
Salary Description:
45000 Per Annum + Benefits
Start Date:
South West Water
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Are you an experienced Commissioning Engineer looking for a new challenge?

South West Water provide reliable, efficient and high quality drinking water and waste water services throughout Cornwall, Devon, and parts of Somerset and Dorset. We believe that by investing in the future of our region, we are not only improving the quality of life for today's residents and visitors but are also taking responsibility for future generations. Our aim is to continually drive up standards, particularly in the areas that matter most to our customers and be amongst the best in the water industry.

We now have an exciting opportunity to join one of the South West's leading employers as a Senior Commissioning Engineer for our team based in Exeter. You will be required to travel to our operational sites as part of your role.

The Role

The Senior Commissioning Engineer will be an integral part of the project team in the development, construction and commissioning of changes to new and existing operational assets to meet defined outputs in accordance with safety, cost, time and quality targets. You will work with and provide feedback to the Technical Performance team to ensure Technical Standards are current and appropriate.

The Senior Commissioning Engineer will manage a team of Commissioning Engineers, ensuring appropriate Commissioning Engineering support is available across South West Water's Capital Programme and the team is kept informed of changes to procedures and standards. 

You'll be responsible for auditing contractors' commissioning and training procedures for quality and compliance; whilst reviewing the Functional Design Specification (FDS) and O&M manuals, to ensure the installed plant operates in accordance with requirements.

The Ideal Senior Commissioning Engineer:

 *An Engineering Degree in a relevant field or equivalent experience *Proven ability to lead and motivate a team *Have proficient leadership, organisational and supervisory skills *Proven track record of overseeing development, construction and commissioning of operational assets *Possess wide-ranging technical knowledge *A good listener with the ability to respond to issues in a positive and supportive manner *Capable of a measure of strategic overview in relation to the task *Ability for lateral thinking and prepared to challenge ‘conventional' wisdom *Full clean driving licence

Rewards & Benefits:

In return for your hard work as our Senior Commissioning Engineer, we can offer a starting salary of circa £45,000 per annum; plus, a range of benefits, working within in a team-orientated and collaborative environment, for a company that strives to be environmentally, socially and economically sustainable.

If you have the skills and experience to join our team as a Senior Commissioning Engineer, click apply today.

No terminology in this advert is intended to be deemed discriminatory. We are happy to accept applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their age, gender, race, religion, disability, sexual orientation or marital status.

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