Humres Technical Recruitment Limited

Mechanical Commissioning Manager

Location: London

Type: Permanent

Salary: £60,000 to 80,000 Per Year

Posted on: 30/04/2022

Our Client: 

Our client is a leading Mechanical, Electrical and Instrumentation contractor with projects in Ireland, Europe and the UK. They are involved in projects across many sectors such as Pharmaceutical, Power, Waste to Energy, Commercial, Data Centre and Petrochemical.  

You will join a hard-working ambitious team and you will benefit from a supportive culture, where your ideas and contributions will be recognised. 

Senior Commissioning Managerroles and responsibilities: 

  • Managing and interfacing with multiple stakeholders – client, client representatives, commission management companies, principal contractors, specialist subcontractors 

  • Strong interface with project and regional planning managers to develop project schedules to high degree of accuracy 

  • Assisting and supporting close out of project with ability to lead key commissioning aspects such as: 

  • Pressure profiling 

  • Cause and Effect testing 

  • Environmental testing 

  • Integrated system testing 

  • Black Building testing 

  • Water Quality management 

  • Air and Water balancing 

  • Collating and updating commissioning reports from multiple projects 

  • Preconstruction activities and advise such as commission ability reviews and review of MMC to ensure compliance with standards and best practice 

  • Attendance at off site factory testing as well as advising junior commissioning managers and engineers on best practice 

  • Assistance with client aftercare during defects liability and soft landings periods 

  • Developing and checking of key commissioning documents such as C&E, IST, Black Building, Smoke Extract against relevant standards and the employers requirements /specifications 

  • Understanding of BMS controls commissioning and of other control packages such as SCADA 


  • Mechanical Engineering or Building Services Degree/HND 

  • Qualification in commissioning management from Commissioning Specialist Association or similar 

  • Relevant training from CIBSE on Commissioning codes 

  • Relevant training from BSRIA on Commissioning guides 


  • At least 10 years’ experience in a Commissioning Manager Role 

  • At least 5 years’ experience managing multiple £10M+ projects at one time 

  • Knowledge/experience of CIBSE Commissioning codes & BSRIA Commissioning guides 

  • Differing kinds of project type experience including: Clean rooms, Laboratories, Manufacturing / process facilities, Commercial Office, Health Care, Education 

  • Experience working directly for an MEP Contractor or Main Contractor