Commissioning Manager

£65000 - £75000 per annum
10 Mar 2017
07 Apr 2017
Marc Liptrot
Contract Type
Full Time
The Company:
Our client is an Engineering Services company, who are an international technical consultancy, providing a range of services including licence to operate, asset management, manufacturing improvement and capital investment to customers in the chemical, petrochemical, oil & gas, pharmaceutical, manufacturing and consumer industries worldwide

The Role:
The purpose of this role is to provide the co-ordination and management of the ABB commissioning process, commissioning programme and Grid Code Compliance requirements. Also includes supporting the programming of commissioning engineers for ABB EPC projects.

• To represent ABB on Commissioning Panel Meetings.
• To produce Commissioning Inspection & Test Plans for specified projects.
• To produce Commissioning Programmes for specified projects.
• To assist with the recruitment and resource planning of commissioning engineers.
• To ensure that all relevant test documentation is supplied to commissioning staff for each project and that all documentation is completed at the end of the project.
• To prepare and present Grid Code Compliance documentation
• To produce / co-ordinate the production of method statements and risk assessments.
• To liaise with the commissioning engineers, planning engineers, project managers and site managers on specified projects.
• To co-ordinate design changes during the testing and commissioning phases of the project.
• To progress any testing and commissioning queries.
• To carry out fault level and protection setting calculations.
• To progress the protection setting sheet system (MARS).
• To produce NG thermal rating sheets, Protection and DAR schedules, etc.
• To assist with the financial management of the commissioning budget.
• To liaise with the Tendering Manager and produce estimates of commissioning engineers and commissioning management requirements for tenders, ensuring all contract requriements are included and understood.
• To complete the commissioning sections of Design Intent Documents

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
• HNC/HND Qualified or higher
• Proven experience in commissioning high voltage switchgear and associated protection and control equipment
• Strong experience of delivering engineering solutions to electrical engineering projects
• National Grid Person and BESC.

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
• Knowledge of NG Safety Rules and assessed for:
NSI 6 Work & Demarcation in substations;
NSI 8 Mobile access equipment, vehicles, cranes & long objects in substations;
NSI 10 Equipment containing Sulphur Hexafluoride;
NSI 12 Low Voltage Equipment

About Fircroft:
Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for approaching half a century, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft’s services.

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