Lead Water Treatment Engineer

£30,000 - £34,000
Our client is a leading provider of bespoke Water & Air Hygiene services across the UK that have a requirement for an experienced Senior Water Treatment Engineer based in Essex.

As a Senior Water Treatment Engineer your duties will include

Assist HR with the recruitment of new engineers and shadow, mentor and train them on inhouse systems
Work in partnership with Service Delivery to ensure engineers induction checklist is fully completed and signed off after one month
Ensure engineers are audited and spot checked at least every six months
Support Compliance team as and when required for annual audits and spot checks of engineers
Lead by example ensuring all reports and paperwork, including site specific risk assessments are completed on time and accurate
Assist Service Delivery with specific details for site specific RAMs
Attend weekly ops meeting (By phone if cannot attend in person) and ensure any actions listed in the minutes are complete
Attend Quarterly H&S meetings
Work in partnership with Service Delivery to ensure all engineers provide paperwork and reports on time
Ensure completion of first site visits as and when required, ensuring appropriate paperwork completed
Ensure weekend rota / on call is equally covered across all Senior Engineers.
Assist Business Unit Managers/Director with six month appraisals

Skills and Experience Required to undertake the Lead Water Treatment Engineers role
Substantial experience in Water Hygiene / Legionella control industry
Understanding of water treatment plant (Cooling Towers, Water softeners, Dosage & control equipment)
Cleaning and disinfection of water storage tanks and replacing or relining water tanks
In depth understanding of the ACoP L8 and HSG274
Excellent record keeping and attention to detail
Full current UK driving Licence

Desirable Skills and Experience:
Plumbing qualification min NVQ2 or equivalent
Experience in installing and servicing thermostatic mixer valves, repairing or replacing water heaters, removing redundant pipework or other unwanted water services, insulating water storage tanks and associated pipe work, reconfiguring pipe work, completing water tank upgrades (e.g. installing insect screens and tank breathers), installing / replacing valves,

Benefits and Package:
Competitive Salary
Overtime - Monday to Friday paid at time and a third, Saturday paid at time and a half and Sunday paid at double basic
Company Van
Tools and PPE provided
Full technical training and on-going career progression
Hours - Monday to Friday 40 hours per week

Candidates will live Basildon, Benfleet, Brentwood, Chelmsford, Romford, Ilford, Grays, Colchester, Braintree, Bishops Stortford


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