EICA / Commissioning Engineer - Water

West Yorkshire
£35000 - £45000/annum
May 03, 2022
May 25, 2022
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Firm, Consulting Engineering
My Client is recruiting for an EICA / Commissioning Engineer in the Water Sector

JOB PURPOSE: Co-ordination of electrical and commissioning site activities in order to ensure construction and commissioning meets all contractual requirements in the most cost effective and efficient manner.


To assist the project manager in the production of a commissioning plan to set out the commissioning phase of projects.
To safely manage the commissioning process including subcontractor teams and internal resources as detailed in the commissioning plan.
To prepare CDM files, WRC material files, method statements, risk assessments and QA files for contracts. Develop commissioning and electrical design plans.
To requisition and expedite the delivery of components required to complete the project.
To support process details / design aspects to ensure the requirements of commissioning and testing are met by the design.
Take initiative to identify and deal with problems.
Liaising with subcontractors / clients as required by the contract.
To show initiative in the absence of the Manager and members of the Team in their respective roles in prioritising correspondence / telephone calls to ensure urgent matters are brought to the attention of appropriate colleagues.
To assist the project manager in keeping, commercial/site records and planning tools up to date throughout the commissioning process.
To complete commissioning documentation and get client signoff.
To maintain good communication links between the Manager and other members of the Team, outside organisations, and liaise with all staff.
To ensure the appropriate distribution of correspondence, circulars, reports etc. as applicable.
To deal sensitively with people, situations and confidential material.
Working on sites within the UK as required by the project.
To carry out any other reasonable requests by the Executive Operations Director.
To fault find, complete inspection and tests, and complete records in accordance with commissioning plan. This includes liaising with client telemetry engineers / software engineers.


Degree/HND preferred but not essential
Proven good all round knowledge of IT applications
Experience in a similar position
Direct Water Industry background
Driving license
Flexibility to work and stay out overnight anywhere in the UK
Site Safety Management qualifications


The successful candidate is likely to display the following attributes:

Flexible - Ability to meet the day to day requirements even if this means travelling and staying away from home.

Good Communicator - influence a positive outcome on site by communicating effectively at all levels.

Technically astute - Have a genuine interest in and knowledge of water treatment process plant, electrical controls, equipment and instrumentation.

Resourceful - Know when and who to ask/deploy to get the work done in line with the agreed plan.

Organised - Close out commissioning activities and signoff's as they happen.

Completer/Finisher - Proven track record of closing out project commissioning phases on time and budget.

Team Player - Willing to contribute to and support the overall project delivery team and support the wider site community as necessary to exceed stakeholder expectations.

Innovative/Developmental - Proactively develop best practices to continuously improve the future performance of the electrical and commissioning department