• Commissioning Engineer

    Posted Date 1 month ago(20/12/2018 16:31)
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  • About Costain and your project.

    Costain helps to improve people’s lives by deploying technology-based engineering solutions to meet urgent national needs across the UK’s energy, water and transportation infrastructures.


    Costain MWH has secured one of the non-infrastructure frameworks at Severn Trent and has been allocated core, projects covering Waste Water in the South and East and Clean Water in the South of Severn Trent’s service area.

    The Framework office is located in the Warwick area close to the M40.It is expected that we will be delivering Design & Build Project solutions with STW turning over c£40-60 M per annum. The Framework agreement covers both the AMP5 and 6 periods (i.e. 2010 - 2020 = total value c£400M+). Our JV Design Partner is MWH.



    What will I be doing?

    • To liaise with design and suppliers / sub-contractors to ensure that equipment is fully set up and commissioned at each project
    • Ensure technical input and expertise is best utilised
    • Ensures equipment is FAT tested and snag free prior to arrival on site
    • Timely production of regular reports to senior managers.
    • Responsible for input into the overall programme.
    • Ensure capture of installation, testing and commissioning data
    • Responsible for snag free installation and commissioning
    • Full project cycle commissioning input ( from outline design to final commissioning and handover )
    • Able to write commissioning plans
    • Able to write commissioning procedures
    • Able to carry out hands on commissioning activities
    • Electrical conversant to 17th or any subsequent edition of the Electrical Regulations
    • Demonstrated ability to understand the water and waste water treatment processes as a whole and commission in a structured manner
    • FAT testing and management of close out of defects found
    • Demonstrated ability to carry out trouble shooting
    • Management of Process / M&E through design refinement and scope change

    About you

    • Candidates must have experience with a main contractor working on Water and Waste Water Process Engineering projects.
    • HND / Degree qualified in a relevant Engineering discipline
    • Excellent communication skills and the ability to work within a team environment, although must be able to self-manage,
    • Demonstrate ability to challenge and deliver value engineering solutions
    • Able to lead teams
    • Strong overall engineering focus
    • Team player
    • CSCS card required
    • Water Hygiene card required

    Final Statement

    We listened to our employees so our Core Benefits are funded by us and include a Group Pension Scheme, Employee Assistance Programme, Life Assurance, Income Protection and funded membership to a Professional Institute. In addition to this we also offer a Private Healthcare Scheme, Private Dental Scheme, Childcare Vouchers, Cycle to Work, Volunteering Days and Save as You Earn Scheme.  


    At Costain we aim to be an accessible, diverse and inclusive organisation to continue to meet our customers’ needs. We will be industry leading in our approach and people from all backgrounds will be proud to work for Costain. Our goal is to have a workforce that is representative of society.


    We actively encourage applications from candidates who have a relationship with the armed forces community whether as a currently serving member or reservist, ex-military or wounded personnel or as a member of a service family.


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