Operations Technician

Contract type
Working Pattern
Full time
Location based
Hours per week
Dates that interviews will take place
Interviews will be via MS Teams
up to £28,000 Plus shift allowance, stand by payment, pension
Summary of vacancy

Experienced Operations Technician?  Have you worked on a Waste Water Treatment Plant? You can help protect the environment and create a greener UK

As an ETP Operations Technician at SUEZ Industrial Water, a division of SUEZ Water Technologies and Solutions UK, you’ll be part of a team that provides a holistic service in the water industry. We are committed to helping customers reduce their impact on the environment and maximising the return on their investments. 

About the role

About The role

The ETP Operations Technician will be responsible, on a shift basis, for operating and monitoring the Treatment Processes associated with the Effluent Treatment Plant.  As well as daily operational routines the Operations Technician will be expected to implement front line Planned Maintenance tasks as part of their role. 

What will I be doing as an Operations Technician?

The Technician will be expected to prepare permits, implement operational changes and prepare plant for PM tasks as directed and planned by the Operations and Maintenance Departments. The Technician will also be expected to use the system to enter maintenance data into a computer based system to record plant data.

There will also be opportunities to train and gain new qualifications that will allow you to develop and progress your career with us, increasing your earnings and gaining new skills.

What are the requirements?

Experience of working directly with sub-contractors (Desirable)

To be able to demonstrate through previous work experience, an ability to interpret technical information to affect changes on the plant (Desirable)

Operational experience of water and/or waste water treatment plant (Desirable)

Basic knowledge of water treatment processes e.g. filtration, flocculation, reverse osmosis, ion exchange, what they do, how they do it, common applications and problems.

Demonstrate the ability to work within a quality system (Desirable)

Ability and knowledge to  assist with basic repairs and maintenance

Knowledge of Water and Wastewater treatment plants (Desirable)

Who we are

SUEZ Industrial Water Ltd. is a rapidly growing industrial and environmental service business managing contracts in across many industrial sectors in the UK. SUEZ business model is based on long term service agreements with permanent site presence. Contracts typically cover the complete water cycle including site operations and maintenance as well as project development and delivery.

The company offer considerable development and progression opportunities in multiple locations in all ranges of roles – engineering, consultancy, operations, maintenance, project management, general and profit centre management.

SUEZ Water were awarded "Water Company of the year" for 2018 at the Global Water Summit in London. The Group also received two distinctions in the "Desalination plant of the Year" and the "Industrial project of the Year" categories.

SUEZ Industrial Water UK are an equal opportunities employer.


Closing Date
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