Commissioning Engineer - Water

Competitive Salary

CarmichaelUK is working with the UK’s leading infrastructure contractor who have a 5 year water framework across the North West. Providing overall management and project delivery across a large network of water treatment and wastewater assets, they are providing a unique solution to the water industry through efficiency and operational improvements.


Due to increased workload across their capital project workstream, we are recruiting for a Commissioning Engineer  to be based across key sites between Warrington and Manchester. The role is a critical position in the delivery of this workstream and offers strong progression for the successful applicant. With a strong background in utility projects duties will include:


  • Provide commissioning expertise.
  • Provide the appropriate level of quality.
  • Participate in continuous improvement of the business processes.
  • Plan resource requirements at project level.
  • To achieve profitable operation in commissioning at project level.
  • To provide cost effective system commissioning and ICA engineering
  • To commissioning projects within budget allowed.
  • To provide cost effective system commissioning and ICA engineering.
  • To operate business processes within the framework of an ISO9000:2000 and TickIT certified Quality Management System.
  • To assure effective documentation of the commissioning process, including commissioning data and as built documentation, input to O&Ms and feedback to the design disciplines.
  • Recognise the importance of satisfying the customer as the key to achieving other objectives.
  • Maintain Health and Safety levels during the commissioning activities.
  • Recognise that Health and Safety considerations are central to all tasks, and contribute to ensuring safe working environment for all.
  • Report safety issues responsibly, and participate in improving practice.
  • Maintain a positive and solution oriented approach to work, providing open and honest feedback.
  • Take all reasonable steps to ensure appropriate confidentiality

Skills, Qualifications & Experience:

  • Experience of water industry
  • Commissioning in a contracting environment
  • Complex commissioning projects;
  • Process control systems and strategies;
  • Electrical and instrumentation systems;
  • Working within a certified quality management system.
  • Knowledge of contract law including standard forms of contract in water or
  • Process related industry.
  • MEICA commissioning (desirable)


This opportunity is with a market leading contractor and suiting individuals looking to progress professionally within a challenging and rewarding environment.