Trainee Water Engineer

Posted 06 June 2023
Salary £22.7k per year + benefits and overtime
Job type Permanent - Full Time
Discipline Water & Environmental
Contact NameDave Kua BA (Hons) FIRP CertRP

Job description

Role: Trainee Water Engineer - No Experience needed
Location: Leeds
Salary: from £22,700 p/a plus package based on a 40 hour week + overtime
Carrington West are pleased to announce an exciting new role with our client who operate in the Water and data capture sectors.
This role full training is available so no prior experience is needed. The successful candidates will work as part of a 2 or 3-man team carrying-out installation, calibration and maintenance of Flow and Water Quality equipment throughout the UK. The installation and maintenance work will require you to enter and work in confined spaces within the waste-water networks, therefore you will need to be physically fit and hold a full UK driver's license.
Duties & Responsibilities:
Regular duties will include, but not limited to:
·Long-distance traveling and operating of company vehicles in a safe manner (including
weekly safety checks)
·Flexibility as additional work hours may be required - Note some of the work will involve staying away
·Installation and maintenance of Flow Monitoring and Water Quality Equipment
·Following all company procedures and protocols
·Safe operation and maintenance of tools and equipment
Essential and Desirable Skills/ Experience:
·Hold a UK driving license
·Literate, numerate, organized along with possessing a good work-ethic and meticulous
attention to detail.
·Ability to work away from home for up to 3 to 4 nights a week ad subsistence will be paid at £25 per night + paid accommodation
·Be able to work flexible shift times and adapt to changing work schedules.
·Ideally have relevant field service experience, however full training will be given to
candidates who bring practical skills and a good attitude.
·For this role you must live in or around the Leeds area
What will be offered:
·A competitive salary
·25 days holiday (plus bank holidays)
·Company pension scheme
·Employee perks scheme including life assurance
·Career development and progression
·Fully paid hotel / accommodation+ £25 per night subsistence  
Job Type: Full-time, Permanent
Salary is £22,700 and you will be trained with the below qualification, once these and probation are complete there will be a salary increase.
- Health and safety
- Manual handling
- First Aid
- Confined Space Entry
- Road and Street Works (to know how to safely put up traffic management on site)
- Driver awareness
- And any other specific client and site induction and training requirements.
We are looking to move quick sourcing for this position. Apply today via the apply button or email your CV to  then call 02394 314 786 to discuss your application.
Due to the volume of applicants, we may only be able to respond to Applicants who are to be progressed to the next stage. If you do not hear from us unfortunately it means your application hasn't been successful.
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