Engineering & Electronics

Electrician Commissioning Technician

  • Full Time
  • Kildare
  • 41957751

PE Global is currently recruiting for an Electrical Commissioning Technician for a leading Engineering client based in Co Kildare.

My client provides trusted engineering support to our industry partners in Ireland and the USA

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Electrical commissioning activity on our client’s site.
  • Commission electrical equipment in a semi-conductor start up
  • Professional customer engagement.
  • Interact and respond to project leads directions.
  • Prepare Electrical Operational test documents for start process.
  • Carry out site walks and create snag lists as the project.
  • Ability to work to tight timelines and schedules.
  • Pro-active attitude generates ideas and inputs to deliverables to support the effectiveness and efficiency of the project.
  • Delivers on time.
  • Monitoring of contractor workmanship.
  • Tracking of the electrical start up activities projects
  • Experience in power up and pre-testing of electrical switchgear and distribution centres.
  • Start-up of systems such as HVAC, Pumping systems, process delivery systems, Pumps, motors etc.
  • Experience in maintenance and or start-up of VSD’S and soft starts for three phase motors.
  • Management and documentation of project.
  • Accept equipment on behalf of the client from the main contractor.
  • Be part of a team where you are the electrical lead for the systems’, acceptance, operational and functional testing / qualification in order to make systems ready and qualified for handover to sustaining.
  • Executes the specific inspections on materials, equipment and construction / installation activities on site. 
  • Issues the relevant Quality Records and, when necessary, writes and sends to QC Supervisor non-conformances reports. 
  • Checks cable laying and cable identification. 
  • Performs all relevant loop checks. 
  • Updates as built drawings through documentation process.
  • Performs punch-listing operations. 
  • Oversees power transformers, switchboard, accumulator battery, sockets outlet, lighting system. 
  • Oversees visual inspections, checks rating and material for connection.
  • Oversees tests of continuity, insulation resistance. 
  • Witness the tests, controls and inspections carried out. 
  • Check conformity with the Quality Control Plan, obtain the relevant documentation, check procedures and equipment to be used in tests, controls and inspections, manage documents certifying tests, controls and inspections. 
  • Ensure the correct implementation of the approved Inspection Test Plan.



  • Apprenticeship Qualified Electrician Fetac Level 6
  • Strong PC skills, particularly MS office suite. (Specifically excel and word)
  • Strong communication skills, both written & verbal.
  • Strong team working ethos.
  • Strong team player
  • Problem Solver  


Interested candidates should submit an updated CV.

Please click the link below to apply, call Niamh on +353 21 4520313 or alternatively send an up to date CV to

***Please note our client cannot assist with any visa sponsorship and candidates must have the correct visa to live and work in Ireland***


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