Current Vacancies

Commissioning Engineer


This is a new role within NHE for a qualified electrical/mechanical engineer with experience in machine testing and commissioning to work alongside the Contracts team and have responsibility for testing and commissioning of all the NHE equipment.

Key Responsibilities

  • Making improvements to and offering advice about operational procedures
  • Scheduling and co-ordinating work to tight deadlines
  • Ensuring that equipment works to its specification
  • Create a test book (testing procedure) for each project
  • Creating and carrying out test and calibration procedures
  • Investigating problems, diagnosing/repairing faults
  • Troubleshooting
  • Liaising with installation/project engineers
  • Supervising engineering and technical staff
  • Writing reports and documentation
  • Providing technical support
  • Ensuring safe working conditions
  • Training maintenance and operative staff where appropriate
  • Perform design reviews and make recommendations for improvements
  • Develop and maintain relationships with clients, customers, utility representatives, and contractors
  • Perform measurement and verification of installed projects
  • Work within the company’s and our clients Health & Safety policies at all times

Required Skills/Experience

  • Electrically qualified engineer with mechanical experience
  • Proficiency in pneumatics and control systems
  • Experience installing large capital equipment products
  • Experience of pumping systems, process valves, instrumentation, steam heating system etc.
  • Demonstrated experience working with PLC’s, HMI and SCADA systems
  • Ability to read and interpret pneumatic, electrical, mechanical and P & ID drawings; along with PLC program script
  • Familiar with heating, cooling and pneumatic systems
  • Proactive mindset, self-starter, with demonstrated ability to meet deadlines while working  as a team
  • Understand the production needs of our clients specifications and how that links with the equipment being supplied
  • Ability to work under pressure, with tight schedules necessitating extra hours at times: shift and ‘unsocial’ hours are often required, particularly where equipment is in 24-hour operation.
  • Willingness to travel overseas when required

This position is based at NHE in Coventry.

Important Information

  • Norman Hay plc is an equal opportunities employer
  • Applicants must have the right to live and work within the UK
  • Applications for this role should be submitted by email with a covering letter and CV