Water technician - Finham Job In Coventry

Water technician - Finham


  • £14.65 per hour
  • Posted: 12/02/2019
  • Coventry
  • Job Ref: 191104413
  • Temporary

Job Details

We are currently recruiting a Lead Evaluation Technician (Water) for one of the largest Utility companies in the West Midlands.

We have 4 position and locations are Derby , Longbridge and Finham

Lead Evaluation Technician - Role Objective:
Reporting to the programme manager, and working alongside the Asset Protection Technicians, the role holder will be responsible for undertaking the assessment of new housing/commercial development requests for new water mains connections, identifying if any network reinforcement/replacements are required, and identifying requirements for mains diversions if required for new development or highway infrastructure improvements.

Lead Evaluation Technician - Accountabilities:

  • Undertake assessment of new housing/commercial developments for new connections, water supplies, utilising synerGEE modelling software, identifying if any mains reinforcements/replacements are required, and if mains diversions are required due to new developments.
  • Identify where no solution is identifiable and recommend that PDR (preliminary design report) will need to be undertaken.
  • Liaise with consultants undertaking PDR's and developers regarding exact requirements (water demand figures)
  • Undertake network impact assessments on proposed new highway improvements and on new developments to gauge whether diversions are required or not.
  • Stopping-up queries from developer services, whereby highway authorities submit details of planned highway works to see if works will affect STW water network.
  • Customer queries regarding asset protection, impact due to housing extensions/access road/drop kerbs to properties.
  • Keep a thorough daily record of all activities in a work tracker for new connections, offsite reinforcements and diversions.
  • Peer review assessments performed by other Evaluation Technicians
  • Consider workload performed by those in the role.

Lead Evaluation Technician - Experience:
  • Experience of Water Networks operation
  • Experience in handling large amounts of data
  • Experience in working on different projects at the same time
  • Experience in articulating complex arguments verbally and in written word
  • IT proficient. (Microsoft/GISST)
  • Experience of hydraulic modelling (SynerGEE)
  • Experience of working closely with customers to enhance our reputation.
  • Experience of working to standards, codes and practices
  • Experience of working to deadlines under pressure to continuously meet internal and external SLA Targets
  • Experience of Managing risk

Qualifications:
Engineering background HNC,BTEC in engineering subject would be advantageous
5 GCSE's including English and Maths at grade A-C, GNVQ or equivalent
Full UK driving license

Lead Evaluation Technician - Further information:
The role to start as soon as possible until 26th April 2019
The pay rate is £14.65 p/h
Locations - Spondon - Derby , Longbridge and Finham

If this sounds like something for you - APPLY TODAY!!