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Senior Commissioning Engineer.

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  • Posted: 26 days ago
  • Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 per annum
  • Location: Cumbria
  • Contract Type: Permanent
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Senior Commissioning Engineer – Mechanical (Ships)


Salary: £35,000 – £40,000

  • To carry out routine work with limited supervision and have an understanding of safety consequences in a high risk environment
  • Liaise/Interface with relevant stakeholders i.e. Engineering, Royal Navy, MoD and Build Operations to ensure activities are undertaken in a safe and compliant manner
  • Instruct and mentor less experienced members of the team within your knowledge and competency
  • Ability to research, review and interrogate technical design documentation and drawings, and subsequently create Test Documentation
  • Keep full and accurate records of work activities carried out as required by policy, procedure and regulation
  • To represent the company on Factory Acceptance Tests and offsite test facilities, Contractors Sea Trials and other outworking requirements (with scope for overseas travel)
  • Responsible for delivering assigned activities in line with company policy, procedures and legislation
  • Responsible for Testing and Commissioning activities of onboard mechanical systems

Your skills and experiences:

  • Knowledge of mechanical system operation, ideally hydraulic, pressurised air and gas, domestic and chilled water and tank testing
  • Experience with commissioning of complex systems and plants
  • Knowledge of test equipment and activities required for specific tests
  • Understanding of Mechanical Flushing and Pressure & Endurance Testing and setting to work of systems
  • Write and issue Rip Out documentation to process, identifying correct isolations to safely isolate ship’s systems
  • HNC in Mechanical Engineering is desirable

The Commissioning Team:

As the Senior Commissioning Engineer, you will have the opportunity to work on a first in class submarine with the Dreadnought Project. We are currently undertaking the one of the biggest and most complex engineering programmes nationally

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