Network Team Leader Regions 5&6

Kelda Water Services
11 Jan 2018
11 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Salary & Benefits - Salary up to £35k per annum dependent on experience + attractive pension+ quarterly performance related bonus+ 25 days annual leave + company van

What will the role involve?

As a Network Field Team Leader, you will be responsible for leading a team of directly employed and service partner staff to ensure that the operation of the Company's clean water networks is undertaken in the most effective and efficient way. You will be responsible for the Company's relationship with all site users and will promote the Company's best interests in order to maintain a positive view of the Company.

Key drivers will be line management of your team incorporating key operational targets; consumption, leakage detection and resolution, devising leakage action plans, delivering fire hydrant compliance and Health & Safety compliance, DMA flow data interpretation and analysis.

You will be based at one of our regional hub offices in either MOD Donnington, Shropshire or RAF Brize Norton, Oxfordshire. You will be managing a team of five Network Technicians with an area of operation covering North Wales, The West Midlands and counties north of the M4 motorway. You will report directly to the Regional Service Delivery Manager in area.

What skills are we looking for ?

You will represent the face of KWS Defence in your operational area so it is important that you are prepared to own and deal with any issues that require action. You will need to exercise sound judgement and deliver solutions to complex problems, using the internal and external resources at your disposal.

You will need to be able to effectively communicate with staff, customers and suppliers at all levels, with the ability to positively influence outcomes. Well-developed written skills are essential in this role as are proficient IT skills.

A full, valid EU driving licence is necessary for the role.

In order to reduce the amount of disruption to our customers you will be required to work a flexible working pattern on occasion.

What's in it for you ?

Career enhancement and development, colleague well-being and a genuinely positive work experience for all are key priorities. We are continuously evolving and improving our ways of working and you will support us in achieving our vision of 'taking responsibility for the water environment for good'.

If you feel this opportunity is suitable and you match the skills required, then please apply on line and complete the application process. If you could also please submit an up to date CV and covering letter outlining your suitability for the role.

Closing date - 11th February, 2018

Interview date- w/c 19th February, 2018. Interviews will take place in our Swindon office.

Company Information -

KWS Defence operates a 25 year Public Private Partnership (PPP) contract with the Ministry of Defence (MoD) for the provision of full water utility services to their estate. We are responsible for the operation and maintenance of clean and waste water assets at over a thousand military bases in the West Midlands, Wales and the South-West of England. We are known for our excellent standards with ISO90001, ISO14001, OHSAS18001 certifications, CHAS accreditation, PAS 55, Investors in People and a ROSPA Gold award linked to our Health and Safety performance.

You can expect plenty of benefits and support for playing your role in shaping our future and progressing our partnership with the MoD.

Kelda Water Services (Defence) values equality, diversity and inclusion we believe that everyone should be treated with respect. We welcome applications from all individuals, regardless of gender, marital status, parental status, sexual orientation, race, colour, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, religion or belief and trade union membership.

Kelda Water Services (Defence) reserve the right to close this position before the published closing date, should the need occur. We therefore advise that you complete and submit your application as soon as possible.

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