Electrical Technician

  • Job Reference: R9703
  • Date Posted: 15 November 2020
  • Employer: Anglian Water
  • Location: Dereham, Norfolk
  • Salary: £26,300 to £29,000
  • Sector: Engineering & Technical
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Are you someone who is passionate about electrical maintenance and takes pride in a safety first and efficient approach to your work and environment?

We are looking for an Electrical Technician to join the team in the east of our region and cover assets across the Sheringham Water Supply Patch, primarily working in the Dereham area.

Not only will you take pride in keeping all kinds of equipment at out Water Treatment Works operating correctly and reliably, you'll be enthusiastic about carrying out planned maintenance and responding promptly to issues and incidents.

Your electrical knowledge will enable you to be responsible for the day-to-day operation of the water supply process - including water treatment works, reservoirs, towers and pumping stations.

As an Anglian Water Technician, can you help us in our mission in making our drinking water among the best on the planet?

As a valued employee, you'll be entitled to:

  • Personal private health care

  • 23 days annual leave - rising with length of service

  • Flexible working

  • Access to a company vehicle, tools and all uniform and PPE

  • Competitive pension scheme - Anglian Water double-matches your contributions up to 6%

  • Bonus scheme

  • Flexible benefits to support your wellbeing and lifestyle

  • Full training with on-going training and upskilling programme.

What does it take to be an Electrical Technician?

  • You'll need to embrace the extensive training programme, where you'll learn how to operate a complex water treatment plant and once trained you'll investigate and diagnose complex faults, carry out repairs in order to maintain and optimise our assets for peak performance, including the installation of new equipment

  • Minimum of an Accredited Apprenticeship, NVQ Level 3, related City and Guilds Pts 1 & 2 in electrical or mechanical or a relevant ONC / BTEC

  • Ability to develop great working relationships

  • Team player

  • Flexible approach to working hours - once you have undertaken training you will be required to participate in a standby rota in order to provide 24-hour operational service throughout your local area- you will receive additional payment for this on top of your basic salary.

  • If successful in your application, you will benefit from access to a company vehicle, so a full driving licence is essential

  • In order to be able to undertake your standby duties you will need to live within 30 minutes of our site in Dereham (NR19 2NW), to be able to respond to urgent issues.

Why Anglian Water?

At Anglian Water, we cover the largest geographical area in England and Wales. We employ over 5,000 people and supply water and water recycling services to more than six million customers in the east of England and Hartlepool.

Our huge region stretches from the Humber estuary, north of Grimsby, to the Thames estuary, and from Buckinghamshire to Lowestoft on the east coast. Our coastline is around 1,257 kilometres and 112,833 kilometres of water and sewer pipes supply and transport water across some 27,500 square kilometres. If we laid them end to end, they would take us a quarter of the way to the moon.

Closing date: 29th November 2020