Leakage Technician

Leakage Technician

Job Title: Leakage Technician
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Reference: 9406
Contact Name: Mark Smith
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 21, 2016 09:52

Job Description

Job: Leakage Technician

Location: Shrewsbury

Salary: £20,000 - £25,000 + Package


My Client is looking to strengthen their Leakage teams with a Leakage Technician in Shrewsbury. You will report directly to the Project Manager and duties/responsibilities of the role will include;

  • To undertake leakage detection activities on water distribution systems in accordance with the client's specification as well as to achieve and improve the target levels of project performance, and the company's laid down procedures.
  • Where appropriate assist in the training and development of Assistant Leakage Technicians.
  • Carry our project activities in accordance with H&S and QA specifications.
  • Ensure that tasks are carried out to target times and quality standards.

Qualifications Experience Required

  • Practical experience of Leakage Detection on active projects
  • Good basic understanding of hydraulics and water distribution systems, ability to read and work from water distribution network records in both electronic and paper format.
  • Detailed knowledge of leakage equipment and methodology.
  • Ability to organise staff, understand and work towards targets, as well as work safely and responsibly at all times.
  • Hold current EUSR water hygiene card.
  • NRASWA unit 2, Signing Lighting and Guarding.
  • NVQ2 Leakage detection.
  • Driving License.

If you would like to hear more about this opportunity, then please send you CV to or call Mark Smith on 02392 222 964

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK.

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