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Title:  Commissioning Manager

Job Number:  4006

Boneo, AU

Job Description

We currently have an opportunity for an accomplished and well-rounded Commissioning Manager to join our Infrastructure business, who will be based in Melbourne and servicing our Water & Wastewater projects in our region across Victoria, Tasmania and South Australia.


Responsibilities of the role include;


  • Ensuring the process of commissioning preparation and execution is managed, planned, documented, resourced and executed meeting technical requirements
  • Planning, implementing and managing all commissioning and performance activities
  • Providing leadership and technical direction to project teams, design consultants and sub-contractors
  • Identifying risks to commissioning and implementation and applying control measures
  • Managing the identification and achievement of project deliverables


To be successful in this key role, you must be able to demonstrate that you have;


  • 5+ years experience in the commissioning of municipal (utility) water/wastewater facilities
  • Degree in Engineering or other relevant discipline
  • Comprehensive experience in the detailed planning of commissioning, proving and demonstration of water/wastewater treatment plants, pump stations and pipelines
  • Proven capability in the development and successful implementation of various commissioning strategies including hydrotesting, disinfection, plant start, process start-up e.g. “seeding”
  • Proficiency in understanding and marking up of process and Instrumentation Drawings, Control Philosophy documents as well as technical data sheets and schedules (Valve, Instrument, Equipment, I/O Lists)
  • Experience in managing or undertaking the development and delivery of operator training programmes
  • Appreciation of the relevant Australian Guidelines for Drinking Water and Water Recycling
  • Appreciation of OHS&E (State) Requirements
  • Experience managing multidisciplinary projects and teams
  • Understanding of construction methodology


John Holland is up for the challenge of transforming lives.


We work hard to attract and retain the best employees, and we provide opportunities for rich career experiences, and a strong framework for on-going career development.


We are committed to building, valuing and promoting diversity and inclusiveness across John Holland.



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