CE&I Commissioning & Pre-Operation Engineer

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Job title CE&I Commissioning & Pre-Operation Engineer
Ref CBS9JP00004560
Location Sellafield
Region Cumbria
Company Low Level Waste
Salary 30.00-40.00 GBP per hour
Duration 12 Months
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CE&I Commissioning &Pre-Operation Engineer

Reference: CBS9JP00004560

Location: Drigg, Cumbria

Rate: £30-£40 LTD, Outside IR35

Job Type: Contract

Duration: 12 months

Contact details: Joanne Anders - 07927563874 / joanne.anders@capita.co.uk

The Role Description

To deliver Control, Electrical and Instrumentation (CE&I) commissioning and pre-operational engineering activities in support of the Commissioning & Pre-Operation Manager.

Essential & Desirable Skills


Prior experience acting as a commissioning engineer on control, electrical and instrumentation systems and equipment; at least five years relevant experience and training in the commissioning of systems and equipment and all safety and plant isolation aspects of commissioning.

Demonstrable experience in the production, checking and approval of commissioning and engineering deliverables including quality plans, commissioning strategies, test plans, drawings, specifications, calculations, and reports.

Broad knowledge of industry consensus standards, processes, procedures and methods relevant to the CE&I commissioning areas with a full understanding of underlying principles.

Proven ability to manage and prioritise own workload against multiple stakeholders and competing priorities.

Can demonstrate having the ability to engage and impact on others and work effectively as part of a wider team.

Ability to ensure minimum standards and fundamental process requirements are maintained when under pressure to deliver and ability to challenge others at all levels of the organisation.

Excellent verbal and written communication and presentation skills. Proven experience in the production of high quality technical reports, specifications and commissioning documentation.


Previous appointment and experience as AP(e) and/or NP(e). Experience in general project management areas, work planning and schedule/programme management.

Main Responsibilities

To act as a CE&I commissioning & pre-operation engineer for selected systems and equipment, to support in project delivery.

Support the development of the commissioning strategy, plan, scope and detailed commissioning and pre-operations activity schedule for company programmes and projects.

Production of commissioning and pre-operations documentation to ensure appropriate and adequate specification and delivery of system or equipment commissioning.

To be trained and appointed as Appointed Person Electrical (AP(e)) or Nominated Person Electrical (NP(e)) for commissioning and general purpose project electrical investigation works & isolations (as required).

Production, selection, checking, development and delivery of optimised fit for purpose engineering and commissioning solutions balancing aspects of safety and environmental performance, operational effectiveness and constructability.

Generating and/or managing the generation of CE&I design and commissioning deliverables including specifications, calculations, Health & Safety requirements, technical reports and drawings etc.

Supporting the close-out of engineering related actions and audits.

Ensuring all engineering and commissioning work is carried out in accordance with the relevant Engineering processes and supporting management system documents.

Identifying appropriate engineering standards and practices to be used for the delivery of engineering work.

Promoting and facilitating best practice and the sharing of CE&I and commissioning LFE across the business.

Participation in engineering study meetings, design reviews, HAZOPs, HAZCONs, Design Authority Technical Reviews, Document Review Committees, as required.


Ideally accredited by an appropriate professional institution (i.e. Incorporated/Chartered Engineer) or capable of achieving Chartership and working toward that objective

Additional information about the process

CE&I Commissioning &Pre-Operation Engineer

Reference: CBS9JP00004560

Location: Drigg, Cumbria

Rate: £30-£40 LTD, Outside IR35

Job Type: Contract

Duration: 12 months

Contact details: Joanne Anders - 07927563874 / joanne.anders@capita.co.uk

Capita Resourcing is the strategic resourcing business within Capita plc. We are the chosen provider of agency workers and permanent recruitment for the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA) collaborative framework, across nuclear sites and offices UK wide.

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