Trainee Validation Technician

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Trainee Validation Technician

Trainee Validation Technician

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    20000 - 21000

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    0161 826 8533

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    about 1 month ago

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My client is recruiting for several Trainee Validation Technicians who will be based in the Oxford Area.

The Trainee Validation Technicians will be trained to find water leaks on the underground water networks within the Oxford Area.

This is a fantastic opportunity to get into the water Industry for the right candidate – Some leakage experience would be advantageous but an eagerness to learn would be paramount.

Working 4 x 10hr shifts – Monday-Thursday

To gain knowledge/understanding of the following responsibilities:
•Interpret and understand water network schematics and plans
•Water Network and distribution, Hydraulics
•To understand and carryout PZT/ZPT
•Flow Testing Meters – 5,10,15 flow rates
•Boundary Valve investigations/proving
•Quantification Inc. using portable flow meters
•Utility tracing
•Knowledge and experience of Pressure/Flow monitoring
Person specification
•To have the intellect and ability to quickly learn new theories, techniques and working methods associated with duties and tasks
•The ability to follow procedures and instructions
•Excellent Communication and Interpersonal Skills to enable effective communication with internal and external colleagues.
•Knowledge and experience of flow data capture techniques and methods
•Good organisational and time management skills
•Able to work well under pressure and to conflicting deadlines whilst maintaining attention to detail and high levels of standards
•Team player, flexible, co-operative attitude to working and giving and receiving help
Other Information
•All necessary Health and Safety training will be provided as required.
•All necessary PPE will be provided.
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