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Service & Commissioning Engineer

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General information:
Act as commissioning lead of projects with low to medium complexity. Ensure completion of all commissioning activities efficiently and cost-effectively, in accordance with contract specifications, quality standards, and safety requirements.


  • Contribute to planning and implementation of commissioning activities; Support and coordinate the installation activities with the Installation Supervisor / Site Manager; Implement commissioning design changes and provides mark-ups for as built project documentation; Support continuous improvement of project process/product/system design;
  • Assist in creating proposals for engineering projects (provision of bills of materials and estimated engineering hours, etc; 
  • Support Contract Managers in issuing claims (new scope of work, cost impact, time impact, risk quantifications etc); Create work plans and cost estimates for work in one's area of responsibility;
  • Conduct risk and opportunity assessments during commissioning phase to ensure implementation of commissioning plan, identify and report potential risks related to contract/quality/program/cost and recommends resolutions to management; Initiate and monitor risk mitigation plan in one's area of responsibility and ensure stakeholders are updated on associated technical 
  • risks; Conduct Safety Observation tour regularly to report and mitigate potential HSE hazards;
  • Coordinate site activities focused on finalizing customer acceptance Certification; Identify and recommend new effective solutions to meet business and customer needs; Provide relevant information pertaining to commissioning assignments and meetings with customer;
  • Manage external organizations to ensure availability of commissioning equipment, systems or services; Provide relevant  information pertaining to commissioning assignments and meetings with contractors/colleagues; Give feedbacks to the organization to apply lessons learned process;
  • Use standard processes to ensure all commissioning activities comply with required safety regulations and contractual requirements; Apply and improve processes and tools in one's technical area to ensure effective project delivery.


  • Bachelor Degree in Mechanical / Electrotechnical Engineering or Technical Diploma;
  • Experience of 2-5 years with control and protection systems is nice to have;
  • Good Knowledge of English (B1/B2);
  • Experience with test devices (Omicron, Isa) is nice to have;
  • Ability to work in team and problem solving;
  • Availability to travel between Italy and Europe (90%).
Basic Info
Location Roma, Roma, Italy
Job type Full time
Experience Experienced
Job function Engineering & Science
Contract Regular
Publication date 2023-05-22
Reference number R0021986
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Hitachi Energy is a global technology leader that is advancing a sustainable energy future for all. We serve customers in the utility, industry and infrastructure sectors with innovative solutions and services across the value chain. Together with customers and partners, we pioneer technologies and enable the digital transformation required to accelerate the energy transition towards a carbon-neutral future. We are advancing the world’s energy system to become more sustainable, flexible and secure whilst balancing social, environmental and economic value. Hitachi Energy has a proven track record and unparalleled installed base in more than 140 countries. Headquartered in Switzerland, we employ around 40,000 people in 90 countries and generate business volumes of approximately $10 billion USD.