Lead Commissioning Engineer - Burghfield

Lead Commissioning Engineer - Burghfield

Lead Commissioning Engineer - Burghfield

The work location is based in Burghfield on a 3 - 6 Month Contract. Pay rate is currently at market rates.

***Candidates must hold SC or be willing and Eligible to undergo SC Clearance***

***Candidates must provide a CSCC card as part of the Submission Process***

Main Purpose:

  • The role exists in order to develop and implement site commissioning arrangements across all aspects of site activities (e.g. Installation, Commissioning, Operations) in support of the overall project lifecycle.
  • The Commissioning Engineer is responsible for ensuring that activities for project, establish the implementation status of the above arrangements and the reporting of such information.
  • The Site Commissioning Engineer will also undertake specific activities on behalf of the Commissioning function as required.


  • Supervision of the Commissioning technicians under their direct responsibility.
  • Adherence to the agreed Commissioning Quality Management System and ensuring that the commissioning team members correctly apply procedures, codes and standards to commissioning activities.
  • Interface with the Client team and other project disciplines (Design Engineering, Training, Procurement, Quality Assurance, Construction, Operations and Maintenance)
  • Functional inputs to Commissioning Deliverables.
  • Day to day progress monitoring and reporting.
  • Input to, production and checking of Commissioning Documentation (including Test Documentation, Commissioning Reports).
  • Assisting the Commissioning Team Leader in the identification of the Factory Acceptance Testing (FAT) requirements - approval of vendor test documentation, witnessing of vendor testing, approval of vendor test results where required.
  • Responsible for production and checking of the Commissioning Test Documentation.
  • Ensuring that all mandatory test pre-requisites are in place
  • Carry out Risk Assessment and produce Safe Systems of Work
  • Responsible for the execution of commissioning tests to schedule.
  • Responsible for the satisfactory completion of all commissioning execution records and results and control of all raw data associated with the tests they carry out.
  • Review and acceptance of completed test records.
  • Compilation and review of Commissioning LTQR packages
  • Provision of discipline specific subject matter expertise.
  • Day to Day planning of commissioning execution activities.

Required Qualifications, Knowledge, Skills and Experience

  • Recognised qualification in a related engineering/scientific subject
  • IOSH Working Safely or IOSH Managing Safely or CCNSG Safety Passport
  • Electrical or Mechanical Commissioning experience
  • Experience in the nuclear industry

If you are relevant or interested don't delay, contact me on 0161 924 1416 or email me at

  • Location

    Reading, Berkshire

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  • Contact:

    Christopher Hague

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  • Published:

    17 days ago

  • Duration:

    3 Months

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  • Client:

    Jefferson Wells