Drainage Engineer

Posted 28 February 2023
Salary £26k - 32k per year
LocationWest Sussex
Job type Permanent - Full Time
Discipline Water & Environmental
Contact NameRichard Walker

Job description

Drainage Technician

Location: Sussex
Annual Salary: Negotiable dependent on skillset and experience - rate up to £13 per hour
Additional: Company pension scheme, annual holiday allowance

Carrington West are pleased to offer an exciting new opportunity with one of our clients, a large contractor working in a buoyant area of the Utilities market. They specialise in work within the water sector and have an excellent reputation for delivering work in a timely and professional manner.

They are currently looking for a Drainage Technician to carry out Van Pack work within their Sussex based operation and maintenance team.

The role will involve attending reactive and planned sewer related blockage and clearance works to maintain flows on the sewer network.

The successful candidate will be provided with a Van Pack jetter and relative tools and equipment to enable them to undertake the job and to work as part of a reactive team.

Required qualifications:

  • Full UK Driving Licence
  • High Pressure Water Jetting
  • NRSWA Signing Lighting and Guarding
  • Confined Spaces
  • Basic IT skills for compiling tablet pc and phone based reports

This would ideally suit someone with good customer facing skills and an understanding of drainage and sewer networks, although training will be given where required. A proactive approach to SHEQ/Health and Safety will also be essential.

This role is likely to move quickly and the company are looking to interview as soon as possible so if you feel you would be suited to the role, please apply with an updated CV or contact Rich at Carrington West on 02393 876023 for more information.