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9 months ago

The team here at Spencer Ogden is working with an EPC contractor on DRAX to provide key personnel to their commissioning team. 

They are looking for a Lead Mechanical Commissioning Engineer, please see role below. 

Please confirm interest with a copy of your CV.

Summary: Experienced Lead Mechanical Commissioning Engineer with a track record of over 10 years. Specializing in gas turbines, responsible for overseeing mechanical commissioning, with expertise in heavy-duty gas turbines and Balance of Plant (BOP) systems. Provide leadership, troubleshoot mechanical issues, ensure safety compliance, and drive project success.


  • Lead and mentor a team of mechanical engineers.
  • Develop comprehensive commissioning plans.
  • Execute mechanical commissioning activities for gas turbines and BOP systems.
  • Ensure safety protocols and quality standards are met.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve mechanical issues.
  • Manage documentation and reporting.
  • Collaborate with stakeholders for streamlined processes.
  • Apply expertise in heavy-duty gas turbines and BOP systems.


  • Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering or related field.
  • Minimum 10 years' experience in mechanical commissioning.
  • Strong leadership and project management skills.
  • Expertise in heavy-duty gas turbines and Balance of Plant systems.
  • In-depth knowledge of safety protocols and industry standards.
  • Must be a UK national or have the right to work in the UK

Excellent problem-solving and communication skills