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Commissioning Manager

Job ref: ae1303 Salary: £65k + Location: City of London, London

Our client who is an engineering consultant are looking for a Commissioning Manager for a data centre project. Our client can offer locations within the UK or Europe. The candidate MUST have data centre experience. 

The ideal candidate will have proven ability in running similar projects with a minimum of 10 years industry experience in this capacity; possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills, both with colleagues and clients with leading client organisations and contractors

Role Responsibilities

  • Review commissioning Tech Subs for technical content and contract compliance and organise workshops with Trade Contractors and the Client to expedite sign off
  • Produce commissioning plans
  • Produce a commissioning programme
  • Produce a test and commissioning tracker document
  • Produce a schedule of commissioning RAMS (Risk Assessments/Method Statements)
  • Review, comment and approve sub-contractors commissioning RAMS
  • Organise and attend all equipment factory acceptance testing (FAT)
  • Produce reports following FAT visits
  • Monitor the equipment tagging process
  • Check the ongoing installation for commissioning readiness
  • Interface with the Package Manager's on installation matters impacting the commissioning process
  • Produce a weekly progress report which will include a drop line of progress against the commissioning programme, dashboard report from test and commission tracker schedule, 4 week look-ahead schedule and a schedule of key issues/observations
  • Assist the Contractors in the preparation of the L1, L2, L3 & L4 commissioning documents
  • Attend daily commissioning meetings to drive the time management and resource planning with Consultant and Contractors
  • Follow up, and manage through commissioning issues arising and get them closed out to agreed deadlines
  • Manage with the Trade Contractors all issues raised and noted on the Clients IRL (commissioning Issues Resolution Log
  • Liaise with Consultant and Contractors in a proactive manner to close out commissioning issues arising
  • L1 – L4 test witnessing and assisting in dealing with commissioning snags arising
  • Ensuring all relevant parties are on site for each commissioning activity
  • Ensuring all requisite test equipment is provided for each test.
  • Managing labour on site during testing and commissioning activities
  • Collating all test documentation for inclusion within the record documentation
  • Work closely with the BMS commissioning Manager to fully test and commission the BMS interfaces in readiness for L4 & 5 testing
  • Work with the FA Commissioning Manager to fully test and commission the FA interfaces in readiness for the L4 C&E testing
  • Provide assistance to, and interface with the Technical Author in respect of the O&M Manuals - commissioning testing
  • Management of a team and the ability to review design drawings, specifications and technical submittals in order to produce a commission-ability reviews, together with client liaison

Role Requirements

  • Fully conversant with ASHRAE testing levels 1-5
  • Understanding of BSRIA and CIBSE guideline
  • Electrical biased with previous data centre experience
  • Good 11kV experience
  • Proven management and mentoring of people / motivational skills
  • Fully conversant with ASHRAE testing levels 1-5
  • Understanding of BSRIA and CIBSE guideline
  • Electrical biased with previous data centre experience
  • Good 11kV experience
  • Proven management and mentoring of people / motivational skills
  • Background in consulting or construction preferred.
  • Good understanding of international working and business operations of a global consultancy.