Seepage Administrator (ref:31500)

  • Job Reference: 35039
  • Date Posted: 5 August 2022
  • Employer: idibu
  • Location: Reading
  • Salary: £20,500 to £22,500
  • Sector: Administration
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Duration: 10-12 Months
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Who are we?
Thames Water is the UK’s largest water and wastewater company. We make a daily difference to our 15 million customers by supplying 2.6 billion litres of water through 32,000 km of pipes, keeping taps flowing and toilets flushing. 
At Thames Water, every one of our actions, big and small, matters every day. Water is essential to life, so our business is always open.

What you’ll be doing
The Seepage Customer Assurance team is the key interface between Thames Water and the customer for unknown source of water within a property boundary, it will be your role to provide admin support the case manager with progression the customer journey. The key goal is to understand and take ownership of Seepage database, technician schedules and sample data.

The role involves offering a case manager further guidance, supporting with arranging field activity including repairs. Tracking complaints case. This additional support helps get the customer issue resolved more quickly and drives better customer satisfaction and CSAT scores. Excellent stakeholder engagement skills are therefore vital for this role, communicating with numerous teams across the business and relaying relevant information back to the team or customer in a timely manner.

We’re looking for you to:
  • Have previous customer service experience – with an understanding of the clean water network.
  • Be able to work under pressure and meet demanding targets.
  • Be able to work effectively as part of a team - with excellent communication skills.
What’s in it for you?
We’re proud of the positive ways of working we’ve adopted during the pandemic, creating a more flexible and dynamic environment so all our colleagues can thrive. For our office-based roles we’re moving to a hybrid approach with various options across working from home, office and our sites.

Our competitive salary package includes an excellent contributory pension, 24 days holiday per year increasing to 28 with length of service and a wider benefits scheme including our benefits hub, which is packed full of offers and information to save you money and support your wellbeing.

Thames Water is a dynamic, rewarding and diverse place to work, with opportunities around every corner.  If you join our team, you’ll enjoy a fulfilling career, flexible working arrangements a wider benefits scheme including our benefits hub, which is packed full of offers and information to save you money and support your wellbeing.
We’re also proud to embrace and promote diversity and believe that creating a workforce that reflects the communities we serve will help us to thrive.  We encourage applications from everyone and offer extra support for those who need it throughout the recruitment process.

Find out more about working at Thames Water.

We deliver life's essential service so our customers, communities and the environment can thrive. This means, when a crisis happens, we all rally round to support our customers. As part of Team Thames, you’ll have the opportunity to sign up to support our customers on the frontline as an Ambassador. Full training will be given for what is undoubtedly an incredibly rewarding experience. It’s also a great opportunity to learn more about our business, meet colleagues and a earn bit of extra money along the way. 

Disclaimer: due to the high volume of applications we receive, we may close a vacancy earlier than the advertised date. This is so we can manage all the applications properly and give candidates a positive experience. Once closed, we can’t consider any further applications, so please submit your application as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.