Commissioning Manager - Mechanical

Location Belgium
Discipline: Construction
Vacancy Type Permanent-Full Time
Contact name: Jennifer Ahern

Contact email:
Job ref: 012523

Dornan is currently recruiting for a Commissioning Manager to work on a Hyperscale Data Centre in Belgium.

Dornan are a leading Mechanical, Electrical and Instrumentation contractor with projects in Ireland, Europe and the UK.

Reporting to the Project Manager, the Commissioning Manager will communicate project progress to key stakeholders, such as the client, architects and engineers. In addition, the Commissioning Manager will supervising and coordinating Mechanical commissioning activities at a job site including that of its sub-contractors and direct labour.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Develop commissioning plans and schedules in coordination with project management, engineering, and construction teams.
  • Oversee the preparation and maintenance of all commissioning related documentation, including procedures, checklists, and reports.
  • Liaise with vendors and subcontractors to ensure timely delivery of equipment and materials necessary for commissioning activities.
  • Lead a team of commissioning engineers and technicians, assigning tasks and providing guidance to ensure the successful completion of commissioning activities.
  • Implement quality control measures to ensure that commissioning activities meet project specifications and guideline.
  • Identify and mitigate risks associated with commissioning activities, such as schedule delays and technical issues.
  • Oversee the execution of functional testing, performance testing and validation to ensure functionality of systems and equipment.
  • Serve as primary point of contact for client during the commissioning phase, providing regular updated on progress and addressing any concerns.
  • Prepare comprehensive commissioning reports summarizing results of testing activities.
  • Ensure compliance with all relevant industry standards and codes throughout the commissioning process.
  • Promote a safe culture of site and adhere to safety protocols and procedures during the commissioning activities.
  • Provide ongoing support to operations and maintenance teams as need following project handover.

Skills and Qualifications required:

  • Degree or Trade qualified in a Mechanical or Electrical discipline.
  • Commissioning certification would be desirable.
  • Excellent IT Skills in MS Office Suite and BIM 360 would be an advantage
  • 2 years’ experience in a similar role at management level
  • Detailed knowledge of the Mechanical and Electrical industry standards, codes, and regulations.
  • Knowledge of various testing procedures, methodologies, and tools used in the commissioning process.
  • Skills in troubleshooting, documenting, and resolving issues encountered during commissioning phase.
  • Knowledge of safety standards and regulations relevant to the commissioning activities.
  • Ability to conduct safety risk assessments and implement safety measures during commissioning.
  • Ability to work collaboratively within a multidisciplinary team environment.
  • Proficiency in preparing detailed reports, manuals, and documentation for handover to operations team.

Why Dornan?

  • Dornan are a well-established company with a family feel and a down to earth team.
  • Dornan offer a clear progression path, always seeking opportunities to promote from within
  • Dornan offer educational assistance and promote CPD.
  • Dornan promote collaboration through various team building, social and charity events.
  • Dornan are committed to employee wellbeing with our Employee Assistance Programme and an in-house Health & Wellbeing advisor.