Technology Specialist Technician

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Contract type
Working Pattern
Full time
UK Based
Dates that interviews will take place
Week commencing 11th of February 2019
£29,800 - £44,600
Summary of vacancy

Whatever part you play at SUEZ, you’ll be doing something amazing. We need people in all kinds of roles to help us solve tomorrow’s challenges. By joining us, you’ll be contributing to a business that’s working for the planet’s future – one that’s not afraid to innovate and introduce new solutions. In return for your hard work, we’ll give you a fulfilling career within a supportive team. Here, you’ll be free to be yourself and develop in your way.

About the role

The Technology Specialist will be responsible for servicing Ultra Filtration (UF) and Membrane Bio-Reactor (MBR) installations, with essential maintenance activities for our customer carried out on their sites.

They may be required to spend extended periods working away from home, however most routine site service activity jobs will normally be completed within a typical working week. They may also be asked to collect samples for laboratory analysis, to perform simple water analysis tests at site, liaise with the sales team concerning potential new, upgrade and replacement opportunities as well as being the main focal point of contact for key strategic customers.

What will I be doing?

Management of health safety and environmental standards in a insutrial environment on a complex multi customer sites.

Visible leadership on HSE issues at all levels both in the client organisation and within SUEZ

Understand the multi-skilled (EMI) maintenance function in order to complete basic and/or complex maintenance tasks and to work unsupervised with a proactive attitude.

Pro-active approach to safety, inputting into monthly safety stats and KPI’s, and taking an active part in ensuring the team meet its targets

Analyse project risk within the context of long term site service contract and manage to minimise

Establish and maintain professional relationships with SUEZ personnel, and sub-contractor staff

Development and maintenance of good housekeeping practices

Continually look to improve methods and systems

Identify faults, evaluate rectification measures and to make initial recommendations, in order to carry out basic and/or complex repairs.  Interpret advanced technical literature and drawings to affect repairs

Display good knowledge of all electronic systems used for maintenance work, i.e. CMMS

Utilising plant information, identify any changes in equipment performance and/or potential operational problems, evaluate and make initial recommendations to return plant to its optimum operating condition

Attending maintenance related meetings as required providing input as appropriate

Working in partnership with the Process Plant Operators

Identify and carry out “on-the-job” training of new personnel

Flexible and adaptable approach

What are the requirements?

  • Extensive experience of carrying out all aspects of a mechanical planned maintenance programme
  • Operational and maintenance knowledge of water & effluent treatment plants
  • Experience of working directly with sub-contractors and dealing directly with third parties to arrange / organise tasks
  • To be able to demonstrate through previous work experience, an ability to interpret advanced technical literature and engineering drawings to affect repairs of complex items of plant
  • To be able to demonstrate knowledge of complete cycle of maintenance work from planning stage, to implementation and to completion of tasks
  • Demonstrate the ability to work within a quality system
  • Experience in the water treatment industry, specifically in the repair and maintenance of UF submerged membrane systems, ideally several years’ experience in this sector
  • Hard working self-starter/self-motivated able to work on your own with little local support following initial training/induction periods
  • Experience of working in a ‘virtual team’ environment, good IT skills
  • Able to spend periods working away from home, in the UK, Ireland and abroad as necessary
  • High level problem solving/fault finding skills
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills
  • Good interpersonal skills, able to liaise with multiple commercial/technical internal and external contacts

Our approach

With over 6,000 members of staff working across a whole range of business areas, our people are the company’s greatest asset and we are proud to be an Investor in People.

In 2018 we were awarded by Best companies as one of the top 25 companies in the UK for employee engagement.

As well as our competitive salaries and benefit packages we are able to offer long-term career development within a friendly and supportive environment.

With our collaborative engaging culture, our employees join us and grow with us.

We believe creativity, clear communication and our drive for excellence are the keys to our success. We also expect our people to be enthusiastic and responsible.

We understand that the richness of the diversity of our employee’s experiences enables us to harness more creativity, innovation and opportunities.

If you share our thinking – and have the qualities we’re looking for – you could play a big part in our dedicated team.

Join us and be part of the Resource Revolution.

SUEZ Industrial Water  is an equal opportunities employer.

Want to be part of the team? Visit to apply

** No Agencies Please **

About the role


Closing Date
This vacancy has now expired, and is not accepting any new applications.