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Commissioning Lead Engineer

Commissioning Lead Engineer

  • Role type : Contract
  • Location : Leeds
  • Rate : Rate on application
  • Sector : Power
  • Ref : 25167
  • Salary: Salary on application
Astute’s Power team is partnering with a Principal Contractor on an Energy from Waste project to recruit a Lead Commissioning Engineer on a 12-month minimum contract for its Leeds site. 
The Lead Commissioning Engineer role comes with a day rate of £550 per day. 
Key skills 

  • Demonstrate leadership and commitment to HSEQ.  Actively encouraging and leading the contractor teams to implement and comply with project HSEQ requirements.
  • Ensure that all relevant HSEQ requirements are incorporated into commissioning in consultation with site management, HSE and Commissioning team and that HSE hazards are eliminated or mitigated to the extent practicable
  • Ensure that risk assessments and method statements (RAMS) are reviewed with regards to HSEQ requirements, and that work is carried out in accordance with the RAMS
  • Lead the commissioning within area of responsibility for the principal contractor and ensure works are executed in accordance with contract requirements, and conform with the approved drawings and standards, project time and budget
  • Supervise and check the commissioning works being performed by the contractor in respect of timescales, HSEQ and compliance with the approved drawings and standards
  • Liaise and coordinate with other project team members, the Commissioning Manager, Erection Supervisors, HSE and Commercial Dept regarding commissioning works on time delivery, at costs and according to the specified quality and HSE requirements
  • Co-ordinates sub-contractor and vendor activities on site in line with programme and project requirements. Ensuring that sub-contractors are coordinated with other site works, material and all other requirements are in place in order for them to efficiently perform required tasks.
  • Keep the Commissioning Manager / Site Manager informed of all activities


Location, remuneration and timeframe of the Lead Commissioning Engineer role 

  • Leeds
  • £550 per day
  • 12 Month Contract
  • Outside IR35

To apply for this Commissioning Lead Engineer opportunity, please complete the form below. Alternatively, send a copy of your up-to-date CV to or call 02393910473 to speak to Lucy Pook who can tell you more. You can also connect with Lucy on LinkedIn to view other jobs they are recruiting.

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