Commissioning engineer

  • VS24169
  • Geel

Jouw talent hunter is Valérie Smolders


The Commissioning Engineer will be responsible for the commissioning of designated systems both utility and process. The role will involve supporting a small team, as well as part of the larger ICV organization and engaging with various groups including design, construction, manufacturing, quality & engineering for the project.
The role of the commissioning engineer will be one of direct field support, on behalf of Sanofi, for the successful commissioning of defined systems. The emphasis will be on utilities (black & clean), but it will also involve process systems.
Reporting to the Commissioning manager, the role of the commissioning engineer will be as follows:

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Execute commissioning & qualification protocols and reports, as well as field support for utility users.
Work together with a small team of start-up personnel (incl. engineers, mechanical craft persons, E&I technicians, vendors etc.) and sometimes alone, to successfully execute start-up activities safely and to a high quality, based on the overall ICV schedule, for assigned systems.
Familiarize oneself with all elements of the process & utility design for assigned systems. This to be achieved through documentation & drawing review with the engineering company, Construction Team & Sanofi team members.
Engage with the Construction Management Team & Sanofi Construction team to review and approve the field installation (as per design) at Mechanical Completion. P&ID Walk Downs are a substantial part of the job.
Provide technical assistance to less experienced technicians/engineers.
Resolve protocol discrepancies and deviations.
Generate, review and approve deviations with Report & follow up on deviations, solving technical problems, participate in risk assessments. Perform change control assessment and manage punch list items.
Engage with technical support functions (e.g. process, automation etc.) to resolve issues quickly as they arise through commissioning execution.
Report on progress – frequency as per requested by Commissioning Lead.


We are looking for a true field engineer: no remote work, nor a document controller. But field in the sense of: opening and closing valves, defining/requesting LOTOs, consulting with suppliers of equipmenet, etc.

We are looking for CQ profiles with at least 3 years of experience in C&Q in the pharmaceutical industry. Knowledge of cGMP in a regulated environment is a must
The position requires daily interaction with other project team members (system owner, project engineer, …), so we are looking for team players with good communication skills.
Knowledge of English is a must, knowledge of Dutch is a strong plus.
Experience with the Kneat application is a plus, Knowledge of use DeltaV is a plus

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