Water Hygiene Engineer

Water Hygiene

North West & Surrounding areas

We are currently looking to recruit a Water Hygiene Engineer to carry out a range of monitoring, one-off remedial cleaning, chemical testing and minor plumbing electro/mechanical tasks to meet clients’ agreed requirements with regard to the Legionella control programme as set out in the Water Technical Manual.

Reporting to the Operations Manager, this is a mobile, field-based position covering the North West and Yorkshire regions including Manchester, Leeds, Sheffield. 


  • To carry out routine monitoring tasks in line with the HSG274.
  • Carry out work in line with the Water Technical Manuals guidance to safe systems of works.
  • To be an ambassador for the Company whilst visiting customers sites.
  • Maintain customer’s water safe log books in line with the Approved Code of Practice L8 and company guidelines.
  • To take a variety of Water samples from multiple sector properties and document these samples in line with the Water Technical Manual guidance.
  • Complete and submit all documentation relating to the work carried out in a timely manner and produce documentation and follow the progress of any paperwork regarding customer queries.
  • Carry out water system clean and disinfections in accordance with the Approved Code of Practice L8 with guidance for the Water Technical Manual.
  • Testing, servicing and maintaining of thermostatic mixing valves.
  • Simple remedial plumbing tasks.
  • Analysis, testing and dosing of closed system heating and chilled water.
  • Analysis testing and checking of Chlorine dioxide systems and equipment.
  • Installation and repair of our supplied equipment.
  • Comply with time allocations for specified work.
  • To communicate on a daily basis to the service department that all tasks are carried out efficiently.
  • Maintain adequate stock levels of chemicals on customer’s sites and adequate levels of chemicals and materials in your vehicle to carry out your work for the time planned.
  • Ensure all expenditure has the prior of approval of the Line Manager.
  • To maintain plant and equipment on customers site.
  • Comply with special instructions laid down for certain customers that appear on route prints or job cards.
  • Carry out a daily vehicle report and report any damage to your line manager. Follow the correct maintenance, driving and safety guidelines as detailed in the Drivers Handbook.
  • Ensure that any equipment for which you are responsible (e.g. Tablet computers, destiny pens) is kept clean and is properly maintained.
  • You will be required to develop and maintain good working relationships with colleagues, suppliers and customers of Interserve.
  • You have a personal responsibility for your own health and safety and that of other people affected by the work you do.
  • Report any potential hazards arising from your work to your Line Manager. Report all accidents, incidents or near-miss incidents to your Line Manager and also via the Interserve’s accident reporting system.
  • Follow the requirements of all safe working procedures.
  • Wear all PPE correctly, as per company issued requirements and site-specific requirements.
  • Any other reasonable task requested by your manager in line with responsibility of role and grade of job.

Knowledge skills & experience

  • A technical background relating to plumbing.
  • Previous experience within Compliance Servicing, Legionella Monitoring or Water Treatment is desirable.
  • Understanding of Water Systems would be desirable.
  • Basic IT skills, preferably with Microsoft package.
  • Demonstrable organizational and time management skills.
  • The ability to work under pressure, being able to manage and work to deadlines.
  • Understands the importance of, and can demonstrate excellent customer service skills.
  • Be a strong Team Player.
  • Experience in an analytical role is desirable but not essential.

Apply with CV FAO Sharon or call 0161 519 5505

Job Type Permanent Part Time
Location Manchester
Sector M&E (Hard Services) Management
Salary £20000-24999 per year
Start Date 20th January 2021
Advertiser remoteapi
Job Ref Shaz-WaterHyg-Nrtwes

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