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Water Quality Technician

Contract type
Working Pattern
Full time
Location based
Based from home - working primarily in the London area, with travel to client sites and company offices as required. Further travel may also be required on a routine basis.
Dates that interviews will take place
W/C 04th May 2021
£20,000 - £22,000 + Benefits
Summary of vacancy

Are you an experienced / seasoned Water Services Technician?

Latis Scientific is a market leading provider of laboratory services, are UKAS Accredited and are committed to providing the highest quality laboratory services to our customers.



About the role

About the role

  • To carry out pre planned water management tasks such as temperature monitoring & sampling, testing of swimming/spa pools in accordance with PWTAG, and make condition inspections in accordance with L8 and HSG274.

What will I be doing?

  • To attend client sites and conduct monthly water management tasks such monthly temperature monitoring, testing of swimming/spa pools in accordance with PWTAG, and water sampling for laboratory analysis.
  • Build and maintain strong relationships with our clients.
  • Complete on-site records and update online records accordingly.
  • Ensure contractual obligations are met on site.
  • Actively feedback any new sales opportunities that may arise.
  • To undertake other tasks, as required, to assist the team to deliver a high level of service to clients.
  • At all times, work in a way that demonstrates the Company’s business methods.
  • To listen to and relay market intelligence.
  • Maintain high standards in terms of personal appearance conduct and respect of Company property.

What are the Requirements?

  • 5 x GCSE’s (English and Maths B grade and above)
  • Any other legionella related exams or course attendances ideal but not essential
  • Valid full driving License
  • Previous water engineer experience preferred.
  • Basic plumbing knowledge preferred but not essential
  • Confidence in carrying out remedial works
  • Basic knowledge of operational water systems and how they work preferred
  • Organised
  • Willing to learn new technologies
  • Working with others and lone working
  • Observant
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Confident and professional manner
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Understanding of HSG274 and L8
  • Able to compile documents and reports
  • Comfortable working at heights and in confined spaces
  • Competent with PC and Office Applications (Word, Excel)

Who we are

Our strength is the high level of technical expertise and consultancy we offer all our customers and the quality of the science we perform. We use the latest technologies tailored to the customer needs and offer an unparalleled scientific and technical experience.

Our teams operate from modern 'state of the art' laboratories located in the heart of the capital recognised for their high quality, efficient and responsive service provided to all our customers. We are always looking for talented and passionate people, who have a background in the laboratory and consultancy services, to join our team at Latis Scientific.

Latis Scientific are an equal opportunities employer.

*No agencies please*

Closing Date
Once we have sufficient applicants we withhold the right to close job vacancies early.