Lead Electrical Commissioning Engineer

Location Berkshire
Discipline: Water
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £Competitive
Contact name: Jay Bains

Contact email: jay.bains@tsa-ltd.com
Job ref: BH-11084
Published: 11 days ago
Are you a talented Lead Electrical Commissioning Engineer with water/wastewater sector experience looking to further your career?
 
Our clients have been appointed as a partner to the Thames Water 5 year AMP7 multimillion pound programme. They are seeking a Lead electrical commissioning engineer on a permanent basis to work on the programme to provide improved clean and wastewater services across Thames Valley.
 
The role is based at various locations: Reading, Oxford, Newbury, Basingstoke, Guildford
 
You will be responsible for the following:
·    Discipline lead the EICA delivery of clean and wastewater projects and the commissioning process from detailed design phase through procurement, installation, testing and commissioning to project completion and handover for       the client AMP 7 Framework
·    Ensure EICA procurement and installation is compliant with design, technical specifications, and client asset standards
·    Provide expert commissioning skills to ensure client’s performance criteria is met
·    Production, management and review of risk assessments and method statements for EICA works
·    Provide a “first point of contact” for Operations Managers and Contracts managers for project related EICA installation and commissioning requirements
·    Provide technical support and advice for site based electrical and commissioning engineers
·    Ensure site-based electrical staff training is updated and attended
·    Provide constructive structured feedback to the design teams to drive continuous improvement
·    Liaison with client discipline engineers, project team, subcontractors, and suppliers
·    Lead process safety compliance in the context of site works and site generated records
·    Manage and supervise electrical safety on site and ensure compliance with client management systems
·    Review H&S performance for the team and ensure that action is taken where improvement is required,
·    Lead/chair project-based commissioning meetings
·    Attendance and discipline lead in meetings including design review meetings, progress meetings HAZOP, OPMAN & HAZCOMM etc throughout design construction and handover periods.
·    Ensure quality documentation and records are developed and maintained for all EICA installations
·    Produce and approve commissioning and completion documentation such as commissioning plans and programmes, O&M Manuals, as-built drawings, HAZCOMM, Inspection & Test Plans etc
·    Ensure regular forward planning / performance review meetings with key supply chain subcontractors
·    Electrical Lead to ensure compliance with internal and external Client Electrical CoP during the construction and commissioning phases.

Experience required:
·    Comprehensive working knowledge and experience of electrical process plant fault-finding and solution solving capabilities
·    Correct electrical qualifications to be approved to work on
·    client's electrical equipment and be able to read and interpret single line drawings
·    Experience in the process / water industry
·    Preparation and understanding of technical reports and documentation to a high level
·    Excellent communication skills
·    Experienced in design, construction, and commissioning stages
·    Environmentally and commercially aware


The role is offering a competitive salary with a generous package including:
Car Allowance 
Life Insurance 
Health Insurance