Flushing Technician

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Flushing Technician

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    Tracey McDermott

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    about 1 month ago

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FJA are working with a large water utilities company who are recruiting for Flushing Technicians in the South East area, who be responsible for the day to day water flushing activities in order to meet targets as defined by the client.

This role would suit an experienced Leakage Technician who is looking for a new challenge

Reason for new role – An element of the South East Water quality commitment is to provide water that is safe and clean to drink. One of the performance commitments to enable this to happen is to reduce the number of times customers contact South East Water about discoloration, taste and odour and illness. A key part of the strategy to achieve this is to undertake a mains flushing programme.


The planning, execution and feedback of mains flushing programme. Each flushing programme will be developed by a team of engineers. It will come in the form of a flushing pack and you will be required to fit turbidity loggers, check that all the assets are accessible, operable, and plan a date and undertake the flushing operation. Samples will be required throughout the process and these will have to be checked and assessed on site to determine the turbidity and hence the success of the operation.

Excellent rates of Pay!
Main Responsibilities:
•Following the Flushing Programme
•Making sure EUSR, Health & Safety and NRSWA procedures are followed
•Following Calm Networks procedures
•Making sure hydrants are opened and closed as required for the Flushing Programme

Possession of the following current certification would be advantageous but not essential:
•EUSR Water Hygiene Training
•Unit 2 Street Works

You are required to drive for the role and must hold a full and valid driving licence.
If you are looking for a fantastic career opportunity and want to work for a forward thinking Company then apply now with your current updated CV.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are not always able to reply to all applications. If you haven’t heard back from us within 2 weeks, then please accept that your application has been unsuccessful for the role we currently have advertised.

Please note that no terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of a person's gender, marital status, race, religion, colour, age, disability, or sexual orientation. Every candidate will be assessed only in accordance with their merits, qualifications, and abilities to perform the duties of the job.

Finlay Jude Associates Ltd acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers.