Amey plc
£21000 - £25000/annum
10 Mar 2018
10 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Valve Technician/Waterman

Amey work in partnership with Severn Trent Water to provide AMP 6 clean and wastewater network improvements, repair and extension across the Birmingham, Worcester and Gloucester region. To assist in the delivery of this work, Amey are looking for experienced Watermen operating from our Bromsgrove yard.

In your role as waterman you would have responsibility for:
• Operating valves on the clean water network
• Isolating and charging the supply
• Flushing the mains
• Taking samples of water from the network
• You will prepare and distribute R&C documents

This role will provide a platform for progression be that to Site Agent, Project Planning or other operational areas. Currently Amey are in the process of training junior turnkeys and waterman so you may have the chance to develop and train staff; this gives you the management skills necessary to progress.

If you have the following, we would love to hear from you:
• Due Diligence training from a water authority (be that Severn Trent Water or otherwise)
• Signing, lighting and guarding
• Good communication and interpersonal skills to deal with external parties, and members of the public
• Full driving license

Typically, you will work Monday to Friday on a 40-hour working week. Occasionally you will be asked to work an overnight shift when there are scheduled shut offs which will be compensated with shift allowances and time in lieu. You will be provided with a company vehicle to enable you to travel between the sites across the region.

If this is similar to your current role or where you would like to be, please apply