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Lead Electrical Commissioning Manager

  • Location: Essex
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 28 days ago

  • Sector: Construction
  • Function: Commissioning Manager
  • Contact: Callum McGoldrick
  • Contact Email:
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 30 June 2022
  • Job Ref: 30170/001_1654012614

Job Title: Lead Electrical Commissioning Manager

Department: Quality & Commissioning

Location: Essex

Salary: Negotiable

Core Talent Recruitment are currently looking for a Lead Electrical Commissioning Manager on a permanent basis, on behalf of a leading M&E consultancy within the Data Centre industry. Our client manage projects across Europe within the Mission Critical sector, working on projects across the Data Centre, Life Sciences, Advanced Technology and Healthcare spaces. They are looking for a Lead Electrical Commissioning Manager who has experience leading complex Data Centre projects. You will be responsible for day to day management of all Electrical Commissioning activities, reporting directly into the Technical Director.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Take overall responsibility for the day to day management of all Electrical commissioning activities on the project/projects, to ensure successful completion of these activities against the programme

  • Management of the specialist subcontractors

  • Regular reporting and meeting attendance, where you are computer literate

  • Dealing with the client and its representative in a professional and positive manner and represent the company in a best practice setting

  • Review/approve concise commissioning method statements

  • Witness on site testing and report on findings

  • Review and comment on quality of M&E install during the installation phase

  • Interface with the utility companies

  • Management of water treatment

  • Review and comment on design of services in association with the specific discipline

  • To maintain positive relationships with other staff and professional team members, along with your line manager

  • Managing the trade contractors' obligations to commission and manage the delivery of the specific services, in association with our scope of works

  • Co-ordination, integration, and management of commission/testing


  • Must have experience leading Data Centre projects including witnessing levels 1-5

  • Relevant degree/qualification or trade experience within Electrical Engineering

  • Ability to understand system complexities to ensure the correct resource and development areas are allocated accordingly

  • Ability to manage progress and delivery of fixes against time lines and overall cost benefits (time/performance/money).

  • Hands on experience in Mechanical and Electrical installation/commissioning activities

  • Highly developed organisational skills and ability to multi task

  • Strong problem - solving skills with a tenacity to work through high volume information to resolve discrepancies that may arise

  • Possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills including the ability to liaise and advise staff at all levels

  • A professional and assertive manner to deal with external and internal enquires

  • Results focused and strives to protect and achieve their own goals and deadlines. Able to work under pressure and meet short deadlines

What's in it for you?

  • 25 days annual holiday, plus bank holidays

  • Private Healthcare

  • Bonus Scheme

  • Excellent career progression opportunity

  • Opportunity to work for a leading consultancy in the Data Centre sector, working closely with a leading end client in the Data Centre industry