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Senior Commissioning Engineer

Location: Glasgow
Salary: £60k - 65k per year + Car Allowance
Benefits: Car Allowance
Reference: J42800
Contract Type: Permanent
Working Hours: Full-time
Created: 14th November 2023
Closing: 12th December 2023

Senior Commissioning Engineer


Location – Scotland / Hybrid


An opportunity has arisen for a Senior Commissioning Engineers to join one of our most successful clients within the Scottish Water Framework.


What you will be doing:


Carry out day to day on-site commissioning activities for nominated projects

Produce regular project reports and Commissioning Completion Reports

Ensure Commissioning is carried out safely in accordance with regulations and procedures

Ensure all necessary Commissioning documentation is produced in a timely manner and co-operate with Technical Documentation teams to ensure timely delivery of O&M manuals.

Produce commissioning plans for projects in pricing and design phase

Effective engagement with Scottish Water CSD staff to:

Obtain buy-in to proposed commissioning plan revisions

Ensure the effective integration of assets into the existing works without detriment and risk to service level agreements.

Achieve fast and effective handovers with CSD and SCSP (including the timely delivery of all commissioning documentation, training, etc).

Attend and supervise off-site testing and pre-commissioning activities by suppliers or others

Co-operate with tight change control procedures on nominated projects

Help to capture, communicate and apply best practice and knowledge sharing as directed by the Regional Commissioning Manager within


About You:


Sound commissioning experience both site based and in planning activities

Sound communication skills, oral and written

Flexibility in travel and location within appointed region frequently and within Scotland occasionally

Relevant qualifications (ONC/HNC/equivalent – electrical, mechanical or ICA) or extensive proven experience

Site experience in commissioning, preferably in water industry in Scotland


What’s On Offer in Return.


With an impressive order book of over £3.2 billion we are one of the industry’s leading principal contractors, affording you the opportunity to work on some of the UK’s most exciting projects offering you stability as well as the chance to stretch your capabilities and realise long held career goals. You will be joining diverse teams working at a high professional level with exceptional levels of commitment. With an ambitious strategy, we’re poised for further growth and success, so if you’re committed, talented and enthusiastic, This is the right place for you.

This company are committed to maintaining the physical and mental wellbeing of all our people, through our ‘Be Well’ programme which offers discounts on certain products, advice and support for a range of issues.

Our client invest in high-quality training for employees of all levels, from our leadership development framework to our apprenticeship programmes. Through our Career Paths initiative, individuals receive tailored training and support to fulfil their potential.

Our industry is all about creating talented teams that excel in their areas of expertise. As an employer, we know you are most motivated to give your best when you feel valued and engaged.

Our clients Agile Working programme empowers you with flexibility in when, where and how you work. Where appropriate, site and office-based employees can take advantage of a wide variety of working practices, offering different amounts of structure, regularity and flexibility to suit your needs as well as those of your wider team.




Our client put our people first and our benefits package reflects that by offering a comprehensive range of attractive options to help support your career on top of a competitive salary.

Generous holiday entitlement, increasing with years of service, plus the opportunity to purchase further holidays

A wide range of corporate discounts

Cycle to Work schemes

Comprehensive pension plan

Regular Save as You Earn share purchase scheme

Private medical scheme options are available for all salaried employees and our employee assistance programme also provides free 24/7 support to those who need it

Paid for yearly membership to one recognised professional association relevant to your role.

Named Contractor of the Year by the Water Industry Awards, This is one of the UK’s leading construction businesses with a vision to continuously be a people-orientated, progressive business, driven by our values to deliver lasting change for our stakeholders and the communities we work in.

Our purpose is to improve people’s lives through building the facilities and infrastructure that communities need, providing opportunities for our people to learn, grow and progress, working with our supply chain to promote the very best working practice and caring for the environment in which we work.

Our client do this by holding true to there values, delivering excellence for there clients and the community, being passionate about our role in providing vital services, putting integrity at the heart of our business by doing the right thing, and collaborating with our clients, supply chain and stakeholders to deliver lasting change and long-term value.

Should this role interest you please apply direct or  contact Adam Rahma on 01786446651 

Legal Information:
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For roles in Scotland/the UK, applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

At Contract Scotland, we value diversity and promote equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all areas of society and can discuss any reasonable adjustments to support your application.