Environmental Services Engineer

Recruiter
Maze 8 Power
Location
Sheffield
Salary
£18500 - £19500/annum van, phone
Posted
10 Jun 2017
Closes
10 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our client requires an Environmental Service Engineer. This is a field based, will be expected to travel within the region (North) and nationally.
The hours of work are Monday to Friday 8.00am to 5.00pm with a requirement to work overtime that will include some weekend work.

Main Duties

The duties will include, but are not be limited to, working within the guidance provided by ACOP L8 and associated company documents, and guidance, to ensure that any plant worked on is safe and free from the risks presented by Legionella.

You may be expected to undertake some or all of the work below:
• Install and maintain water treatment and chemical dosing equipment.
• Inspect, service and repair components of the water treatment plant including water tanks, pipes, hot water storage vessels, chemical treatment equipment controls, boilers, heat exchangers and valves.
• Conduct regular inspections of the physical plant as instructed.
• Follow a preventative maintenance program as instructed.
• Ensure mobile equipment is in good working order.
• Make recommendations for major repairs to the physical plant and mobile equipment.
• Recommend the purchase of goods and equipment.
• Maintain personal equipment & chemical stocks inventories.
• Provide written reports as required.
• Ensure records are maintained.
• Conduct clean and chlorination of both domestic and cooling tower systems

Ideal knowledge and skills

Knowledge
The incumbent must have proficient knowledge in the following areas:
• Water systems management in accordance with ACOP L8 and associated HSG 274.
• Water sampling techniques in accordance with ACOP L8 and HSG 274
• Water sampling and Testing in accordance with BSRIA
• Cold Water Storage Tank Cleaning and maintenance of Cooling towers in accordance with ACOP L8 and HSG 274
• Cold Water Storage Tank inspection procedures accordance with ACOP L8 and HSG 274
• Dosing of Closed water systems with water treatment chemicals
• Water treatment plant operation and maintenance including pumps, valves, chemical treatment systems, etc.

Skills
The incumbent must demonstrate the following skills:
• Excellent water treatment knowledge
• Ability to operate and maintain water treatment & cooling tower systems
• Teamwork skills
• Client service skills
• Personal administration skills
• Analytical and problem solving skills
• Decision making skills & negotiations skills
• literacy skills including the ability to read manuals
• Effective verbal and listening communications skills
• Time management skills