Lead Plant Operative - Water Treatment

This vacancy has now expired, and is not accepting any new applications.
Contract type
Fixed term
Working Pattern
Full time
Peterborough, PE2 6SE
Dates that interviews will take place
Ongoing interviews
Up to £45,000 (DoE) + benefits
Summary of vacancy

Would you like the opportunity to work with an organisation dedicated to solving some of the toughest challenges in water treatment? Are you interested in using your knowledge of membrane treatment equipment to mentor and train new operatives, whilst also actively putting your engineering skills to good use?

SUEZ Water Technologies and Solutions (SWTS) provide our customers with technology and expertise to enhance their water, wastewater and process productivity.

Bringing together like minded people and experienced professionals, we continue to develop advanced technologies to solve the world's most complex challenges related to water scarcity, quality, productivity, the environment and energy.

About the role

What will you be doing as a Lead Plant Operative?

Working with our wide range of water treatment equipment, to guarantee best quality for our customers, key responsibilities will include:

  • Maintaining the quality of all membrane equipment products being processed, primarily revered osmosis or other membrane filtration type of equipment (RO, EDI, ED, UF)
  • Teaching/coaching other operators about the equipment and procedure
  • Ensuring all products or rework are processed in a timely and effective manner
  • To ensure that any documents are read, understood and followed precisely, completing production and quality control paperwork
  • Working in a safe manner within the site rules & current health and safety legislation.

The desire to take on new tasks is important to us so we would particularly value applicants with, or willing to gain, a counterbalance forklift or C+E articulated truck licence, as well as those with, or willing to gain, a qualification in First Aid.

Are you an ideal candidate?

If you have the knowledge and background in relevant water treatment equipment, to be able to train and mentor new plant operatives, we'd like to hear from you. You will also have the opportunity to learn new skills and take on additional responsibility, but must be able to demonstrate:

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced & changing environment
  • Able to follow detailed instruction and process assigned tasks in a time effective manner
  • Good numeracy skills & some computer skills
  • Able to perform in a safe and efficient manner.
  • We will support you to develop your current skills and gain all the new skills to be successful within the water treatment industry.

Join the Resource Revolution! SUEZ Water Technologies & Solutions looks for innovation everywhere and now has more than 50,000 customers and 10,000 employees around the world. For more than 100 years SUEZ has been at the forefront of innovation, from the SUEZ Canal to addressing water scarcity. Finding solutions to the world's biggest problems has never been more important than right now.

We offer a great work environment, with professional development and challenging careers along with competitive reward & benefit. SWTS is an Equal Opportunity Employer, with employment decisions made without regard to any and all characteristics protected by law.

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