Commissioning Engineer - Renewable Energy

Astute Technical Recruitment Ltd
Guildford, South East
Jun 24, 2022
Jun 29, 2022
Energy Engineering
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Commissioning Engineer - Renewable Energy
London/Guildford - including site visits
£45,000 - £60,000 DOE + benefits & bonus

Astute are working with a leading global energy company who are looking for a Commissioning Engineer to join their team. The client provides energy efficiency, renewable energy, infrastructure and analytics as well as O&M. They are looking for a Commissioning Engineer to be based in their London and Guildford offices and to attend client sites.

Roles & Responsibilities
As the Commissioning Engineer, you will be responsible for:
  • Setting up and leading commissioning activities on site, ensuring installed plant is brought safely into service
  • Ensuring that the installed plant will perform as per the design requirements
  • Ensuring full handover and transition to client of all installed renewable energy systems
  • Commissioning plant such as boilers, HVAC systems, ground source/air source heat pumps, CHP, refrigeration systems and more
  • Coordinating with the design and planning teams, including input with safety reviews, the prep of the commissioning plan and prep of Installation Qualification (IQ), Operational Qualification (OQ) and Performance Qualifications (PQ)
  • Factory Acceptance Testing (FAT)
  • Pre-commissioning (execution of OQ Protocols) and full commissioning (execution of OQ Protocols)
  • Control interfaces checked, instrumentation calibrated/checked against Measurement & Verification Plan
  • Documenting approval to proceed to commissioning
  • Training - Development of the training material together with the Co-ordination and delivery of training to client's representative and operational teams as appropriate
  • Other duties as required

Skills & Qualifications
We are looking for someone with the following:
  • Commissioning experience on commercial and industrial sized solutions
  • Experience with some different renewable energy techs, ie air source/ground source heat pumps, HVAC, lighting, compressed air, battery storage, solar PV etc
  • Able to get to London or Guildford office regularly but also happy to go to client sites

Salary & Package
What's on offer for this exciting role:
  • Up to £60,000 depending on experience
  • Private healthcare
  • Life insurance
  • Up to 10% bonus
  • 25 days holiday, plus BH

How to Apply
If you are interested in this position, please send a CV and Cover Letter to or ring 07441391419 and ask to speak to Lucie Hayward who can tell you more.

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