Repair & Maintenance Team Manager - Shropshire & Powys

Up to 38000.00 GBP Annual + GBP0 - GBP38000/annum
26 Apr 2018
17 May 2018
Job Type
Contract Type
Have you ever imagined about a day without water? How would you to ensure that our customers receive consistently clear water top quality water?

As a Repair & Maintenance Team Manager you'll be leading a team of best in class repair & maintenance operatives. Utilising various technical, financial, and asset resources to ensure that our water remains at the highest standard but at the lowest cost to our customers. You'll be passionate about making sure any maintenance or repair work we do is done quickly and properly, always putting the customers in the front of mind. Come rain or shine you'll be there to make sure our customer's experience the least amount of interruption to their water supply.

As a business we have a vision to become the most trusted water company by 2020. To achieve this goal we are undertaking innovative and exciting projects to improve the quality of our water, the effectiveness of our water distribution network, and overall service for our customers - which you'll be a key part of!

Let's talk about what skills or experience you'll need to be able to do the job.

Proven managerial ability is a real asset in this role as you'll have to manage your workforce resourcefully to minimise the impact of any events on our network to our customers. Clear decision making is key as you'll always trying to solve issues as quickly as possible - and be accurate in recording the logic in your decision making. You'll also need to be confident in managing finances and budgets.

Like all of our operational roles you'll need to be a great communicator too because when you're out at work you'll be simplifying complex messages to our customers directly. Full awareness of Health & Safety policies, NRSWA, Environment, and Quality Assurance policies, minimising risk for the business is required and having solid experience of budgetary planning and control.

Holding valid EU Skills National Hygiene accreditation card (Blue Card) would be advantageous but not essential.


• Full UK Driving Licence

Severn Trent benefits include:

• Salary of up to GBP38,000 per annum

• 2 for 1 Pension contribution

• 25 days' holiday plus 8 bank holidays, with the option to buy or sell up to 5 additional days per year

• Comprehensive flexible benefits scheme

Who are we?

We're a FTSE 100 water company, serving 8.1 million people across the Midlands and into north and mid-Wales. Our customers, and the communities that we live and work in, are at the heart of everything we do and we're proud to be building a lasting water legacy.

Our vision is to be the most trusted water company by 2020, delivering an outstanding customer experience, the best value service and environmental leadership. And we'll achieve that by putting our customers at the heart of everything we do, driving operational excellence and continuous innovation, investing responsibly for sustainable growth, changing the market for the better and creating an awesome place to work.

We want our people to be part of an organisation that celebrates diversity and individual thinking as we believe a diverse and inclusive workforce is important for success. We seek to ensure that every employee and every application we receive, without exception, is treated equally and fairly