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Job Description

Faststream are working with a global leader in smart technologies within the marine and energy markets, searching for a Commissioning Engineer.

As a Commissioning Engineer your main tasks and responsibilities:

  • Independently carrying out electrical and mechanical commissioning of equipment and systems following installation
  • Undertake compliance testing on completion of full system commissioning and hand over to customer
  • Liaising with customers while on site handling technical queries and questions
  • Provide detailed reports and accurate feedback on commissioning
  • Assist the engineering department and customers with mechanical - electrical installation, planning & design
  • Provide emergency 'out of hours' contact and support
  • Provide recommendations for the improvement of products, specifications, installation and operational procedures


  • A proven background within the marine sector, preferably within an electrical/mechanical engineering environment
  • A formal qualification within marine engineering e.g HNC/HND level or NVQ3 in commissioning and installing electro-mechanical systems.
  • Understanding of electronic and PLC control systems would be advantageous
  • Must have a sound and full understanding of, and with the ability to follow, P&ID drawings, process flow drawings and complex electrical drawings
  • Pro-active and independent individual with a team player attitude
  • Practical problem solver with the ability to display a systematic approach to evaluation and resolution
  • Excellent communicator (written and verbal) with both colleagues and customers
  • Valid passport and driving license
  • Willingness to travel abroad for up to 6 weeks at a time and on occasion longer
  • Fluent in English, both written and verbal