Commissioning Manager Gas Network/Infrastructure

  • Job category Engineering
  • Employment Fulltime
  • Reference number VAC-10022908
  • Location Groningen
  • Contract type Interim/independent
  • Industry (Petro)Chemical, Engineering, Industrial

About this vacancy

Are you looking for a role as a Commissioning Manager Gas Network/Infrastructure, within a department with a good atmosphere and very skilled colleagues? Are you equipped with the competences to arrange project teams in complex engineering projects? Then this could be the position for you!

Job description

You are responsible for testing and commissioning the delivered assets safely, on time and within budget.

Your main task is to draw up an overall plan of approach for commissioning activities for the various projects regarding gas as a medium to be transported. You are expected to process new knowledge and experience gained in a structured manner in the overall plan of approach. You ensure that the project-specific plan for commissioning is in line with the overall plan of approach. You can be asked to take on the commissioning in progress for one or more projects as a commissioning lead, but it is also possible that the execution is assigned to a commissioning lead. In the latter case, you manage the technical content of the commissioning lead.

A project-specific commissioning plan is drawn up for each project. You ensure that the daily commissioning activities are carried out in accordance with this commissioning plan and the associated commissioning schedule. These activities are performed by a team of commissioning technicians.

High risk awareness, clear communication and the ability to manage a team in a dynamic and operational environment are very important.


This company focuses on expanding critical vital infrastructure within the energy/gases sector. Given the social task in which the network has to be upgraded and expanded, this will lead to an enormous increase in projects for the coming years. An important part of this increase is innovating in the field of energy transition towards more sustainable sources.

Offer description

Competitive hourly rate.

Candidate profile

You keep your goal in sight and you have an eye for the bigger picture. You like to work in a team, you are visible and approachable, both for your team as well as for other parties involved during the construction of the installations. You identify trends, developments and bottlenecks, analyse them and translate them into consequences for your projects.

You are energetic and proactive, you have great affinity with technology and you like to take responsibility for your contribution and results. You can handle the fact that you sometimes have to work under time pressure or have to deal with unexpected changes. You have very good communication skills and you can manage a commissioning team in a dynamic environment. You feel at home in a role in which you act as a multitasker. You have a positive attitude, you know your own development points and you are a real team player.

  • HBO/BSc work and thinking level
  • Technically oriented experience (WTB, E&I, Process Engineering)
  • Experience in managing commissioning processes in the oil and gas and (petro) chemical industry
  • Multidisciplinary experience is an advantage