Electrical Commissioning Technician

Posted 5 days ago

About Us

Atlantach Technical Services is an Engineering solutions company specialising in the project management, construction and commissioning market in Ireland and the USA. We are a trusted partner to leading blue chip companies across many sectors with project work spanning semiconductor, automotive, MedTech and Data Centre – just some of the focus areas we work in.

Join our Team

We have a dedicated team of highly skilled technicians and engineers with a wealth of experience and a proven track record of delivering results for our ever-growing client base.

Currently, we are looking for like-minded professionals to join our team and are hiring an Electrical Commissioning Technician to support a large-scale project with a very high-profile client in Co. Kildare

Duties & 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.


  • Stop any unsafe acts on site.
  • Refuse to energize power systems if the installation / system is not as per safety and regulatory requirements.
  • Report unsatisfactory works completed and handed over for testing / approval.
  • Shut down systems if there is a concern over safety of equipment/ personnel or environment.


  • Apprenticeship Qualified Electrician or an electrical engineering degree.
  • 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 in a controlled manner.

At Atlantach we offer a highly competitive benefits package, including: 

  • Competitive salary and holiday entitlements 
  • Flexible hours and remote working options; role dependant 
  • Healthcare Insurance cover. 
  • Further education financial assistance. 
  • Access to a personal financial advisor. 
  • Bike to work scheme. 
  • Employee engagement and company-wide events. 

Atlantach Technical Services is an Equal Opportunities Employer

Job Features

Job CategoryElectrical

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