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Enpure Ltd

Process Commissioning Engineer

The Process Commissioning Engineer is required to manage all process related activities within the Project and ensure that, at site level, all process commissioning activities are conducted in a safe, efficient, and environmentally acceptable manner.

Reports to: Commissioning Leader
Department: Commissioning


Exercised: The direction of other site installation and commissioning staff during commissioning if applicable. Where appropriate, the supervision of sub-contractors performing operations appertaining to plant completion and commissioning on assigned projects within the UK.

Received: Direction from the Commissioning Leader. When working on a specific site, direction from the Site Manager and Commissioning Manager.

Main Duties & Responsibilities

  • To ensure compliance with company procedures and work instructions, guide notes and other information that forms part of the quality assurance, health and safety and environmental management systems.
  • The process commissioning of water and/or wastewater treatment plants.
  • To perform process evaluation trials, preparing detailed reports and recommendations based upon the results of these trials.
  • To undertake plant acceptance/takeover demonstrations and to record and report all relevant plant performance and quality data to meet contractual and Company requirements.
  • To undertake seasonal plant performance trials to meet contractual requirements.
  • To ‘trouble shoot’ operating plant and processes where performance criteria are not being maintained.
  • To liaise with Client’s Representatives at site level to agree modes of operation and, where applicable, assist in the preparation of Method Statements to cover commissioning activities.
  • To liaise with Vendors and Suppliers to ensure the correct commissioning and operation of equipment and items of plant.
  • To perform analytical testing during commissioning activities.
  • The supervision and training of Client staff in the theory and operation of treatment plant.
  • To produce, review and revise commissioning documentation and update Operation and Maintenance Manuals.
  • To comply with all Health and Safety responsibilities commensurate with the role, as outlined in the Health and Safety policy.
    Any other duties commensurate with the position as may be assigned from time to time both within the UK and overseas.

Performance Measures

  • The successful and efficient commissioning and hand-over of plant in accordance with defined programmes.
  • The completion of commissioning and performance documentation.
  • The effective training of Client staff.
  • The production of concise, accurate and effective process evaluation reports.
  • The efficient implementation of the Health and Safety at Work Act, COSHH, Environmental Plan and other relevant statutory regulations.

Qualifications & Experience

Criteria Requirement Essential/Desirable
Qualifications/Skills A formal qualification in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Process Engineering or a closely related discipline (minimum HNC or equivalent preferred) Essential
IOSH Managing Safely in Construction or NEBOSH equivalent Desirable
Knowledge & Experience Demonstrable experience, commensurate to the level of the role, in process commissioning within the water and wastewater industry and/or related sectors. Essential
Ability to use a wide range of IT packages including Microsoft Office Essential
Ability to use a wide range of IT packages including Microsoft Office. Essential
Personal Qualities Effective communication across all levels Essential
Ability to work under pressure and to program Essential
Strong problem-solving skills Essential
Good interpersonal skills Essential
Ability to work effectively as part of a team Essential