Engineering Operative / Technical Operative / Repair and Maintenance / Traffic Management
- Full Time
Engineering Operative / Technical Operative / Repair and Maintenance / Traffic Management / Data Analysis / Utilities / Water Services / Highway Authority
Redhill, Surrey Commutable from Epsom, Croydon, Caterham, Crawley, Dorking, Tadworth, Godstone, Coulsdon and Reigate
Salary £18,000 + benefits
Our client supplies water to 685,000 people in the London Boroughs of Sutton, Merton, and Croydon, as well as across East Surrey and parts of Kent. They are a forward thinking, innovative company that is highly regarded for their efficiency and customer service.
An opportunity has arisen within the Company’s Engineering Department for an Engineering Operative within their Repair and Maintenance team.
The role will mainly involve working throughout the Company’s area of supply, assisting with the laying and repair of various sizes of service pipes, mains and apparatus in the network. This will mean you will assist with daily routine checks, maintenance and maintain safe working practices to the highest standard of safety and quality on site. You will have the responsibility of loading / unloading, backfilling and reinstating excavations and the laying out of signing, lighting and guarding on site.
The successful applicant will ideally have experience of working for a utility company or in a similar construction environment and will have a flexible attitude to work, along with a willingness to learn. Ideally the candidate will hold a current Water Hygiene card and hold the Streetworks qualification (although not essential to apply for the role) and a full LGV Driving Licence would also be desirable.
Due to the nature of the role candidates must hold a valid Class A driving licence and as this position involves hard manual work applicants should have a good level of physical fitness.