ETP Operations Technician

Contract type
Working Pattern
Full time
Dates that interviews will take place
week Commencing 3rd June 2019
From £22,807
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. 

The role

The ETP Operations Technician will be responsible, on a shift basis, for operating and monitoring the electrical, mechanical and instrument assets associated with the wastewater treatment plants on the Ineos site at Grangemouth.

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 of IW. The Technician will also be expected to use the maximo 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
  • A working knowledge of running electro-mechanical plant
  • Knowledge of Water and Wastewater treatment plants (Desirable)

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 Water Technologies & Solutions UK is an equal opportunities employer.

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