Water Treatment Engineer – Chlorination Engineer

  • Job Reference: PR/001288 - DA
  • Date Posted: 22 January 2020
  • Recruiter: Accord Management Services
  • Location: Rochester, Kent
  • Salary: £19,500 to £25,500
  • Bonus/Benefits: Company Vehicle + Bonus
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Derrick Armstrong
  • Email: Derrick@accordjobs.com
  • Telephone: 01622 613131

Job Description

POSITION:     Water Treatment Engineer – Chlorination Engineer 

SALARY         £19,500 - £25,500 basic plus bonus, company vehicle, operating expenses, regular rises in basic salary after training goals achieved, good prospects 

LOCATION:    South UK, London, Kent, Surrey, Sussex, Essex, Bedfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Oxon 


To be suitable for this role you must have experience of chlorinating, mains pipework or be a

water treatment engineer completing tank cleans, chlorination, sampling, temperature tests. 

Do you want to work for a company with real prospects, growth and development? 

The company do complete standard water treatment including taking temperature tests, sampling for the laboratory, tank cleans, chlorination, cooling tower cleans and disinfection, however, they need you for the pipework disinfection division which has two main sides. 

  • New building development, completing a full visible inspection of the pipes from the main supply to each building looking for unfinished pipes, open hydrants etc., complete a pressure test, flush out the system until the water is clear, swab out the pipes, flushing with a set amount of mains water, chlorinate for a set time, neutralise, take samples for a full laboratory report and complete the paperwork for the site.
  • Events and festivals, most sites will have miles of plastic pipework, under the fields not always kept in the best condition.  Before the season you will be completing a full pressure test on the system, locating and rectifying leaks, flush the system, chlorinate, test and certify for use. 

The role will involve extensive travel, 30,000 miles per annum is not unusual, however, staying away is very limited, they rarely if ever work weekends. 

The starting salary is not high.  The company’s view is they start everybody in the team on the same level regardless of previous experience, after you have shown your skills and taken the training on board your basic salary is increased and keeps increasing. 

The company is solid, well run, very low team turnover and high levels of motivation. 

Contact: In the first instance please contact Derrick Armstrong  


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