Networks Sewerage Technician

Location Belfast, County Antrim
Job type Temporary
Salary Up to £12.94 per hour
Published about 1 month ago
Start date ASAP
Contact Gemma Lillington
Job reference CHS0002904_1582641719

Job description

Grafton Recruitment are working in partnership with a large public sector organisation to recruit a temporary Wastewater Networks Technician to start ASAP for a duration of 3 months

Pay rate: £12.94 per hour

Location: Belfast

Hours: 37 hours

Key Duties / Responsibilities

  • Deal with network problems with the aim to determine the extent of the issues
  • Respond to and offer resolution where required on all customer facing activities for the wastewater team including the handling of customer complaints from both the sewerage network and the wastewater functions
  • Assist the Field Manager in the development of network maintenance schedules including street ironwork and desilting programs to ensure optimum performance of the sewer network and compliance against agreed KPI's such as out of sewer flooding and pollution incidents
  • Assist the Field Manager in the implementation of procedures and processes related to identifying and reducing the level of internal and external flooding incidents
  • Carry out quality checks on all aspects of contractor work and complete necessary paperwork
  • Assist in the identification of proactive maintenance programs to enable the reduction of incidences due to Flooding Other Causes (FOC) through detailed investigation to understand route causes
  • Operate the CCTV system were appropriate to ascertain the condition of the sewer network
  • Operate onboard jetter to clean sewers
  • Work in tandem with a Jetvac unit providing operational assistance in the operation of the Jetvac to carry out desilting where appropriate to help alleviate flooding and sewer blockages
  • Provide a detailed report of CCTV work and/or record survey to assist the WW Networks Field Manager to develop an initial assessment of the remedial action required and subsequent follow on work to ensure that the company maintains its standards of service to the customers

Essential Criteria

  • At least 3 years' experience in a wastewater/network sewerage environment
  • At least 1 years' experience in dealing directly with customers and contractors, the use of CCTV systems and using GIS tools
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook
  • An understanding of Health & Safety legislation particularly in regards to Street works
  • Medically fit to undertake relevant training e.g. working in confined space
  • Applicants must hold a full current driving licence which includes C1 to enable them to drive company vehicles in Northern Ireland

Desirable criteria

  • Experience in excess of 1 year in the use of CCTV systems and Jetting equipment
  • Possess a HGV licence

Please note that successful candidate's will be required to complete a Basic Access NI Security Clearance at a cost of £18. A person's criminal record will not, in itself, debar that person from being appointed to this post. Any information given will be treated in the strictest confidence.

To be shortlisted for this role all applicants MUST meet the essential criteria. If you are interested please upload your CV to the link provided, a member of the team will be in touch to confirm if you have been shortlisted.

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