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Plant Operator - Water Treatment

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  • Sector:

    Water & Environmental

  • Job type:

    Contract - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £22 - 23 per hour

  • Contact:

    Kevin Elder

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  • Published:

    24 days ago

  • Duration:

    3 Months

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Role: Plant Operator - Water Treatment
Location: Dover
Duration: 3 months +
Rate: £22 - £23 per hour CIS or Umbrella
Start Date: 23rd November
My client is looking for 2 Plant Operatives with a mechanical or electrical background to join them on a waste water treatment site that they are working on in Devon.
The hours are 06:00 to 14:00 Monday to Friday with 1 in 4 Saturday.
Responsibilities include:
·Operating, monitoring and maintaining the wide range of plant and apparatus used in the treatment process.
·Cleaning and disinfecting filters and screens for drinking water.
·Cleaning, disinfecting and maintaining septic tanks, filters and screens for wastewater.
·Adding chemicals to the water.
·Monitoring water and gas levels.
·Taking readings from hand-held meters, control panels or computer screens, checking water and wastewater samples, and keeping accurate records.
·Carrying out general maintenance and repair work.
·Interpreting results of sample analysis and making adjustments to equipment as necessary.
·Finding technical faults by looking at data on computer screens or by looking directly at equipment.
·Co-ordinating more complex repair work with engineers.
·Assessing risks and hazardous conditions.
Skills and experience:
·Electrical or Mechanical qualification
·CSCS card
·Experience within the water industry would be a plus
If you are interested you can apply on online or send your CV to and I will call you to discuss
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