Principal Commissioning Engineer


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About this role: Principal Commissioning Engineer

  • Supervision of the Commissioning technicians under their direct responsibility;
  • Adherence to the agreed Commissioning Quality Management System and ensuring that the commissioning team members correctly apply procedures, codes and standards to commissioning activities;
  • Interface with the Client team and other project disciplines (Design Engineering, Training, Procurement, Quality Assurance, Construction, Operations and Maintenance);
  • Functional inputs to Commissioning Deliverables;
  • Day to day progress monitoring and reporting;
  • Input to, production and checking of Commissioning Documentation (including Test Documentation, Commissioning Reports);
  • Assisting the Commissioning Team Leader in the identification of the Factory Acceptance Testing (FAT) requirements - approval of vendor test documentation, witnessing of vendor testing, approval of vendor test results where required;
  • Responsible for production and checking of the Commissioning Test Documentation;
  • Ensuring that all mandatory test pre-requisites are in place;
  • Carry out Risk Assessment and produce Safe Systems of Work;
  • Responsible for the execution of commissioning tests to schedule;
  • Responsible for the satisfactory completion of all commissioning execution records and results and control of all raw data associated with the tests they carry out;
  • Review and acceptance of completed test records;
  • Compilation and review of Commissioning LTQR packages;
  • Provision of discipline specific subject matter expertise;
  • Day to Day planning of commissioning execution activities.


  • Bachelor's degree in a relevant engineering qualification, equivalent qualifications will be considered;
  • Good knowledge of government legislation, international laws, and HSE standard methodology;
  • Solid understanding of relevant industrial standards and work processes to ensure safe and practical installation and commissioning through the pre-commissioning to start-up and performance test phases;
  • Site experience working in chemical, petrochemical or related process industries;
  • Organized, disciplined, able to perform under pressure and prioritize parallel tasks;
  • Strong Microsoft software skills, particularly Excel and PowerPoint.

How to apply

If you meet the above requirements and would like to be considered for this role, please submit your interest using the ‘Apply’ button. Applying is quick and easy – just make sure you have the following documents ready to go:

  • Resume
  • Cover Letter (optional)
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Do you have questions?

If you have questions or would like to discuss the details of this role, please contact Suresh Jogi via the details below, quoting publication number:

Account manager

Suresh Jogi
Brunel Energy UAE Dubai
+971 4 315 3000

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