TXP Commissioning Technician

Job Reference: N-2020-01

Bristol | Nuclear | Full-time | 2 year fixed term

Capula is part of the Imtech Group and a leading advanced automation and real-time business intelligence company specialising in Automation, Control and IT Solutions and Services with major customers in the Nuclear, Energy & Infrastructure and Transmission & Distribution markets.  The Company is renowned for its innovation, technical excellence, and project delivery, quality and safety


Summary of Role:

Under the authority of the TXP commissioning section Lead, the TXP Commissioning Technician will be in charge of following tasks identified with regard to the phases of the project:

  1. Preparation:
  • Review and Pick up of the TXP testing equipment and peripheral testing devices required during commissioning
  • Collect of the l&C system related testing documentation at the applicable reference configuration (e.g. logic diagrams, Result Record Sheets and attachments, engineering master documents) prior to test execution
  • Attend to Pre-Job Briefing prior to TXP tests execution
  1. Execution:
  • Prepare, Implement, and Trace temporary modifications and simulations on TXP systems with strict respect to applicable procedures under the supervision of the TXP commissioning section lead
  • Implementation of modifications following the Change Management process in place under the supervision of the TXP commissioning section lead

Activities linked to l&C systems:

  • Support to the commissioning document adaptation according to the actual l&C system status on site
  • Performance of the commissioning activities within the entrusted scope under Permit-to-Test (PTT) conditions including the issuance of test reports
  • Troubleshooting and analysis activities linked to the support of process (mechanical, HVAC, …) Commissioning Engineers executed under the supervision of the Process commissioning engineer (for functional aspects) and the Test coordinator (for technical aspects):
  • Execute the tests under the supervision of the system commissioning Engineer and the Loop Testing Coordinator
  • Assist to the preparation of the test reports including the assessment of the l&C test outcomes
  • Support to troubleshooting activities
  1. Control and monitoring:
  • Provide inputs to progress measurement and reporting to the Test Coordinator she / he is attached to
  1. Closure:

 The completion of the commissioning activities related to the entrusted l&C system is sanctioned by following   events:

  • Provide test results as inputs to the elaboration of Customer’s approved System Commissioning Reports (SCR) which closes out the Phase A pre-operational tests associated to this MC system
  • Participation to the elaboration of the documents supporting the TOTO (Temporary Operation Take Over) certificate which finalizes the transfer of the l&C system to 010 (Operation Integrated Organization)
  • Support to the closure of all l&C system open points assigned to l&C Commissioning branch as part of the support provided to the commissioning of process systems, following activities need to be completed:
  • Support to the closure of all open points assigned to other commissioning branches and involving TXP l&C system

Essential Requirements:

  • Technician degree in automation field
  • Experience in design / engineering — manufacturing — test bay or commissioning based on the TXP
  • product line
  • Experience in loop testing (sensors, actuators)
  • EPR knowledge would be a plus

Technical Requirements

Candidates should be familiar with:

  • ES 680 Engineering and Commissioning Tools
  • Web4TXP Process Engineering and Commissioning Tools
  • Tec4function tool
  • OM 690 Operating and Monitoring System
  • AS 620B (FUM) Automation System including communication modules
  • DS 670 Diagnosis system
  • Bus systems including Industrial Ethernet and Profibus DP fieldbus

Personal Qualities:

  • Good relational and communication skills,
  • Analysis and synthesis skills,
  • Rigorous especially for adherence to procedures in force on site including configuration management
  • Good oral expression & writing skills
  • Ability to work in an international team (French, German, US, …)
  • Aware of HSE and IT security aspects


NOTE TO EMPLOYMENT AGENCIES: We are currently working with only our preferred suppliers.

To express an interest in this position, e-mail recruitment@capula.com with a cover letter and CV, quoting the job reference number.