Commissioning Engineer – vacancy

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SCS Group is looking for a Commissioning Engineer

Outline of role

We are looking for a Commissioning Engineer to work at our sites as a key member of our service and commissioning team.

Key responsibilities

You will work alongside other Senior Engineers servicing and commissioning smoke ventilation and BMS projects on site.  This will include reviewing, approving and overseeing the installation and design of minor temporary commissioning supplies and systems.  90% of the work will be in and around London but some travel to other sites around the country may be necessary.

Candidate credentials

  • Able to work as part of an experienced team of engineers
  • Experience of HVAC systems
  • Experience of software based controls systems, and an ability write and update system software (or willing to work towards achieving this)
  • An ability to physically check, maintain and diagnose mechanical & electrical and undertake remedial work when required
  • Understanding of electrical circuits within control panels
  • An ability to problem solve, think outside of the box and provide thorough solutions
  • Site experience, ideally holding a CSCS Card
  • Willing to travel outside of London when necessary
  • Willing to participate on a weekend cover rota (approximately every 6 weeks)
  • Always aims to deliver great customer service, but you are not afraid to say ‘No’ when needed.
  • Be passionate about buildings and love working with people
  • You will have a methodical and practical attitude, and good attention to detail
  • Candidates will be required to have excellent communication skills, both verbal and written


  • 17th or 18th Edition Electrical qualification
  • Site experience, ideally holding a CSCS Card
  • Experience of software based controls systems, and an ability write and update system software

Desirable credentials

  • Experience working at height
  • Building Services qualification or other electrical/engineering qualification

What we offer

We know that if our employees are happy, our customers are happy. That’s why we offer a great benefits package. Our reward and benefits package includes:

  • Performance-related bonus
  • Laptop & iPhone
  • 24 days’ holiday, increasing to 25 after 5 years’ service and further increases linked to length of service
  • Group pension plan with employer contributions
  • On call standby bonus (overtime paid separately)

After qualifying period of 1 year:

  • Free gym membership
  • Free health insurance

About us

SCS Group is well on its way to becoming the UK’s number one choice for ventilation, building management and smoke control solutions.

Our intelligent smoke control, BMS and passive ventilation systems are installed in thousands of buildings nationwide, and our project teams have earned a reputation for technical excellence, reliability and open collaboration.

Crucially, our fire safety expertise means we are able to guarantee projects are compliant with all building regulations and that, in the case of smoke control, building users are fully protected in the event of a fire. Lots of companies talk about ‘value engineering’ but sometimes that really means ‘cutting corners’. There’s none of that with SCS Group.

How to apply

If you are interested in applying please send your CV to Macarena Machado at