Commissioning Engineer – UK Wide (National)


Urmson LLP seek a driven Commissioning Engineer (minimum of 2 years’ experience). This role requires an in-depth knowledge of CIBSE & BSRIA Codes, the principles of HVAC systems and an understanding of controls systems and their operation to commission all types of HVAC system projects to completion.

The Company

Urmson LLP is one of the companies that make up RJ Urmson Group. RJ Urmson Group consists of 4 companies: RJ Urmson Commissioning Engineers Ltd, Urmson LLP, National Hygiene Services Ltd and Urmson Fire Specialists Ltd.

RJ Urmson Group is an independent HVAC service, commissioning, water treatment and fire systems engineering group of companies with over 26 years delivering a level of expertise that benefits a vast range of sectors including NHS, private healthcare, operating theatres, education, pharmaceuticals, retail, manufacturing, commercial and residential buildings.

Urmson LLP’s core business activities are commissioning, survey, monitoring, testing and validation of HVAC and water systems including independent witnessing and seasonal commissioning.

Job Role

  • Responsible for day to day running of small contracts
  • To mark up engineering drawings
  • Pre-commission systems, identify and advise of shortcomings
  • Prepare system schematic drawings
  • Co-ordinate with other trade contractors
  • To commission all types of HVAC systems to completion
  • To carry out elementary trouble shooting
  • Advise and assist on variation works/instructions
  • To compile and submit comprehensive commissioning reports
  • Successfully hand over completed contracts
  • Provide on the job training to assistants and junior engineers
  • To ensure understanding and compliance with (site) health & safety requirements
  • Ensure the safe custody and use of instruments & equipment, arrange repairs and recalibrations when necessary

Person Specification

  • Minimum 2 years’ engineering experience within commissioning sector
  • In-depth knowledge of CIBSE & BSRIA codes
  • Good knowledge of the principles of HVAC systems
  • Basic understanding of controls systems and their operation
  • Ability to correctly and competently utilise test instruments and equipment
  • Ability to consult, build relationships and credibly propose solutions
  • Ability to read and work to mechanical drawings
  • Competent at written communication – internally and externally
  • Basic understanding of contractual requirements
  • Ability to manage own time across a range of engineering and reporting activities
  • Liaise and develop working relationships both with the customer and other employees within the company
  • To support overall delivery of company goals and schedule
  • Represent and promote the business in a professional and positive manner

How to Apply

Please forward in absolute confidence a full curriculum vitae, to Dean Murray via email:

Applications via agencies will not be accepted.


Salary: Attractive salary + Company vehicle + Mobile + Laptop 

Job Type: Full-time (UK travel and overnight stays as and when required)

Location: Nationally – UK Wide

Experience & Qualifications

• Educated to higher education level, preferably in science or engineering

• Minimum 2 years’ engineering experience within the commissioning sector

• Sound understanding and experience of commissioning systems to acceptable standards

• Good communication: reading, writing and organisational skills

• Systematic approach to problem solving

• Ability to work to a programme of works

• Self-motivated and ability to work unsupervised in a safe and conscientious manner.

• CSCS (Construction Skills Certification Scheme) card

• Asbestos awareness

• IPAF and PASMA certified

• Successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced DBS check

• Driving license

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