Commissioning Engineer - Lighting Controls

PDA Search and Selection Ltd
11 May 2017
10 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Position: Commissioning Engineer - Lighting Controls

Location: London/South East

Salary: Up to £37,000 (depending on experience), company vehicle + excellent benefits

Our client is seeking a self-driven and highly motivated Commissioning Engineer, who will mainly be based in the South of England, to join their forward thinking, successful company based in West London.

Company overview:

Our client designs, manufacture, distribute and support a wide range of lighting control products for both UK and international markets. Their reputation is based on innovative designs and quality products. They are looking to strengthen the management of their Technical Services department, which provides commissioning, and maintenance services, troubleshooting, technical drawing services and telephone support, with a typical client being an electrical contractor or M&E consultant.

The role:

- As a Commissioning Engineer you will be mainly site based

- Based mainly in London, South / SE of England, but should be willing to travel nationally and internationally

- Commissioning and on-site client demonstration of all CPE products.

- Partner to the external sales team and its customers.

- Modification of AutoCAD drawings and coding schedules.

- Assisting in-house project engineer in preparation of O&M manual.

- Reporting of on-site issues, probable causes and potential solutions.

- Providing on-site maintenance contract support, covering both scheduled and emergency call-out visits.

- Carrying out equipment take-offs from customer drawings, and assisting with design quotations for the sales team.

The ideal candidate:

- Will have at least 2 - 3 years’ experience as a Commissioning Engineer.

- Has an electrical/engineering qualification (or equivalent).

- Has a background in the electrical industry, preferably in electrical contracting / controls commissioning, although a mechanical / service background for an OEM would also be considered.

- Have project management and general self-management skills.

- Has a high level of accuracy and attention to detail.

- Will possess excellent diplomacy and communication skills, as well as a strong ability to work well within teams.

- Will be very proactive and driven.

- Must be willing to travel to site and work out of hours/weekends as and when needed.

- Full UK driving license

To apply please send an up to date CV in the strictest confidence to Nicholas Elkin @ PDA Search and Selection Ltd.