Commissioning Engineer

Posting Date: 30 April 2020

Location: Bristol, GB, BS16 1FJ

Company: Cavendish-Nuclear

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Job Title: Commissioning Engineer
Location: Bristol with travel
Business Unit: Cavendish Nuclear
REF: SF30688
Role Summary

This role will be working across the Civil and Naval Nuclear projects, supporting an array of engineering platforms. UK wide travel is expected with short-medium duration secondments to support the business with excellent career development opportunities. SC clearance is essential. 


Undertaking commissioning projects to meet the appropriate national legal requirements and Client’s requirement specification, developed technical specifications and applied standards.

Performing commissioning activities on site and at sub-contractor facilities.


You will report to the Company Commissioning Manager, ensuring that sufficient and suitable reports of progress and spend on the commissioning works, including that of subcontractors, are produced in a timely manner.


You will undertake commissioning activities in accordance with the approved test procedures, permits and safe systems of work at both site and sub-contractor facilities. This will include the production, maintenance and submission of all applicable test documentation, plans, procedures, safe systems of work and risk assessments.


You will be responsible for recording any problems/fault observations encountered during the commissioning works and, in conjunction with the relevant parties, ensure the impact on the project is minimised.


Other responsibilities include:
• Maintaining an auditable daily log.
• Preparing and monitor the test areas
• Reporting commissioning progress accurately
• Ensuring that SSOW and RA process is managed.
• To ensure that all commissioning records and handover documentation (lifetime quality records) are produced to the required standards.
• Lead and support the commissioning technicians in the execution of their daily activities.


Role Qualifications & Requirements

You must have a Degree in a relevant Engineering or Science subject (preferred).  Lesser formal qualifications must be augmented with commissioning experience.

You will also have membership of a relevant Engineering Institution (ie C.Eng or I.Eng)

If you are a graduate, you will have substantial experience over a range of engineering topics, Ideally including commissioning experience.

Non-graduates to have significant commissioning experience, together with; written endorsement of competency assessment from Construction Services Group Operations Manager.

Finally, you will require IOSH Managing Safely / appropriate CSCS Card


What else do I need to know?

• All applicants must have the legal right to work in the UK and be subject to satisfactory security clearance which includes 3 years reference checks. Verification of any qualifications/passport/licences must be shown at interview stage.
• We are happy to talk about flexible working.  Please ask about alternative patterns of work at interview


Application Guidance


We are committed to building an inclusive culture and strives to attract talent who thrive in an inclusive and flexible working environment. 
If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages please let us know and will respond in a way that best fits your specific needs.


Closing Date: 29th May 2020


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