Orion Group offers a number of commissioning jobs across the nuclear, mining and oil & gas industry in both on and offshore roles. Opportunities are available in both national and international locations among which are: the UK, the Middle and Far East, Australia and Asia Pacific and the Americas in Canada and the United States. Working in this sector can lead you to a career in mining, rail, energy (including nuclear) as well as oil and gas so there is wide scope for career transition and for world travel. Commissioning technicians and engineers are part of a unique group of individuals typically with a considerable amount of experience in project execution, start-up and early operations.
A recognized qualification such as a Higher National Certificate (HNC), Higher National Diploma (HND) or a degree is normally required, although consideration is always given to applicants if the right level of experience can be demonstrated. As well as the technical requirement and skill sets required you may be expected to become involved in project delivery plans, project budgets, schedules and procedures. Current types of vacant opportunities include: engineer, technician, supervisor and planning manager. Contract and permanent vacancies are both available.
The nature of this industry often necessitates excellent communication skills and knowledge of engineering start up. Salary rates are high and in the main negotiable. If you think you could fit these roles, take a look at the current job vacancies Orion Group and OCCMS has below: