Test and Commissioning Engineer

Recruiter
Technique Recruitment Solutions Limited
Location
Norwich
Posted
09 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Test and Commissioning Engineer

Main purpose of post:-

This key customer facing position requires a highly motivated & hands-on technically competent individual to ensure that products are installed, commissioned & validated in accordance with requirements (including time, technical / functional & commercial compliance). The role also involves providing reactive / maintenance support, including out-of-hours provision as part of a support rota programme. The ability to work in accordance with Company, client & legislative procedures & to fully support excellent working practices (including health, safety & environmental excellence) is essential.

The position involves travel & considerable working on-site in addition to close customer liaison, which requires a positive \"can do\" attitude.



The key objectives of the appointment are to:-

1. As directed by the associated work planner / manager, undertake site installation, commissioning, training, hand-over, start-up & repair / diagnostic activities.

2. Liaise with internal & external stakeholders during the course of your duties in order to satisfy project needs & deliver stakeholder satisfaction. Issues to communicate include, but are not limited to time, commercial, technical, functional, safety & quality matters. Advise stakeholders of any potential issues at the earliest opportunity.

3. Review all the relevant documentation contained in the 'Commissioning Pack' including, but not limited to: The Functional Design Specification (FDS); Test Plan (where applicable); Input / Output Schedule; System Architecture, & Software Application Revision. Ensure that you are sufficiently versed regarding the requirements, & where possible, validate the accuracy of the information supplied.

4. Fully & accurately complete all relevant documentation in line with Company procedures & the requirements of the Project / customer. Complete test certificates, as commissioned documentation & fault sheets relating to each Contract.

5. Maintain a 'site diary' detailing activities & key events during the course of your activities. Share the diary with your work planner / manager as required.

6. Where testing is applicable (such as Acceptance Tests), ensure that this is undertaken diligently, safely & in accordance with agreed procedures & schedules.

7. Investigate any non-compliance & repair (if possible) & / or liaise with the respective department (such as Systems Integration Team) to remedy any faults identified. Corrections must be tested in line with respective procedures / standards.

8. Regularly update the nominated work planner / manager regarding your progress.

9. Ensure that the site, equipment & vehicles are exceptionally clean, maintained & orderly. In particular, ensure that test equipment, tools, apparatus & cabling do not present a hazard. Where applicable, barrier-off areas & ensure that only authorised & competent persons are present within the work area.

10. Demonstrate strong & effective inter-personal & communication skills & the ability to interact professionally with a diverse group of clients & personnel. Work diligently & provide exceptional customer service.

11. Attend customer's sites whenever required always upholding the Company's Culture & Values. Undertake factory-based activities (i.e. Norwich or any other location the Company deems appropriate) when there is no requirement to attend site.

12. Ensure that weekly timesheets & expenses are accurate, in line with procedures & submitted in a timely manner.

13. Participate in the support rota programme & respond where applicable to agreed response schedules / agreements.

14. Ensure full compliance with the Company's Business Assurance Standards in all relevant reporting, documentation, record keeping & procedures.

15. Fully support excellent working practices, including: a. Health, safety & environmental compliance. b. Team behaviour. c. Housekeeping. d. Continuous improvement. e. Compliance with the Company's Business Assurance System.





Experience, attainments & other aptitudes:-

Criteria
Essential

Experience
Experience in the field of testing / commissioning of PLC / HMI / SCADA System Hardware & Software. This will include the knowledge of the various communication PLC / HMI / SCADA protocols & an understanding of PLC / HMI / SCADA testing techniques & methods.
Ability to interpret electrical drawing & sound fault diagnostic skills.
Excellent hands-on craft skills.
Commercial awareness.
Excellent Health & Safety awareness.


Desireable
Experience within the Automotive, Food & Beverage & / or Water & Waste industries.
Mechanical fitting skills / competence.
Official / prior certifications, such as NICEIC.
Attainments
Educated to a minimum of an ONC in Electrical Engineering or equivalent
UK Driving License.
HNC in Electrical / Electronic Engineering or equivalent

Technique Recruitment Solutions are a specialist engineering & manufacturing recruitment company based in Norfolk


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