CHP Commissioning Engineer

Quality Personnel
09 Apr 2017
09 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

This is an opportunity to join a thriving Gas engine CHP & Generator business, in an industry with a substantial future. The successful candidate is likely to be an experienced but energetic person with time served on the tools. A mature outlook is needed with the ability to work under pressure and within tight time-frames. A practical and Mechanical/electrical background will be essential, with a willingness to learn. Full training and backup support will be given to make a successful post.

The candidate would ideally be located in the south of the UK but this is not essential.

The main area of responsibility is:

Commissioning: you will be van based and using a combination of your engineering skills on your tools, practical coordination and face-to-face client liaison skills, IT & systems engineering skills, to commission the unit and hand-over to the client. Overnight stops are normal for the duration of this phase.

This role will include:

Attend site as principal commissioning engineer. Firstly working alongside the engine manufacturer, but rapidly developing the ability to carry out full commissioning autonomously Coordination with all the associated trades is necessary; such as client's mechanical & electrical engineers, BMS control engineers, Electrical DNO, client's IT department Carry out hands-on handover training for client's site staff

Experience and Qualifications Essential -

Minimum of 3 years relevant experience as a generator or CHP commissioning engineer, or similar role

Some previous relevant experience with gas engines

Strong practical knowledge of LTHW hot water systems, including practical experience of pumps, inverter drives, flow rates, delta T, boiler operations, and associated BMS controls

Strong practical electrical engineering knowledge of LV power generation and distribution systems

Practical knowledge of high level software based control systems such as Comap / Deep Sea etc

IT skills, fluent with Outlook, Excel, & Word. Practical experience of using laptop based bespoke engine system analysis and control programmes such as Comap PC Suite / DSE Configuration Suite etc

Ability to work with complex equipment such as flue gas analysers, digital water flow and temperature profiling devices, etc

You will receive a van, phone, 20 days holiday, (increasing through company loyalty programme), plus a company wide performance linked bonus, realistic earnings are 55K per annum

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