Water Hygiene Engineer

Water Hygiene Engineer

Job Title: Water Hygiene Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: North London, London
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: asap
Reference: 13084_1549026476
Contact Name: Marcus Beadon
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 01, 2019 13:07

Job Description

Water Hygiene Engineer


Rate: £10 to £12 per hour


Water Hygiene Engineer required for a mechanical and electrical services client covering North London and surrounding areas.

This is a mobile role working across multiple sites, so a driving licence is required. You will be working with both domestic and commercial buildings.

Water Hygiene Engineer Responsibilities:

  • Temperature taking and monitoring of hot and cold water systems.
  • Conduct cold water tank inspections / surveys
  • Take microbiological samples for analysis
  • Servicing, testing and maintenance of thermostatic mixing valves (TMV)
  • Chlorination and disinfection of water systems
  • Managing and updating log books on site.

Water Hygiene Engineer Qualifications:

  • Basic Legionella Awareness Training
  • Basic Asbestos Awareness Training

Water Hygiene Engineer Knowledge & Experience:

  • Up to date knowledge of HSE ACoP L8 (Legionella Bacteria Control in Water Systems).
  • Knowledge of how to carry out the cleaning and disinfecting of water systems.
  • Basic plumbing knowledge is advantageous.
  • Minimum three years of experience working in legionella water monitoring on hot and cold water systems.
  • Experience in carrying out water tank inspections & surveys
  • Experience in carrying out hot water vessel inspections & surveys
  • Experience in conducting microbiological sampling
  • TMV servicing and testing experience.

For further information on the role and to make an application please email your CV to or call Marcus on 02393 910 037

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