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About The Role

Morrison Utility Services are currently looking to recruit pipe layers to work on our Welsh Water contract in North Wales.

Welsh Water is the sixth largest of the ten regulated water and sewerage companies in England and Wales who are responsible for providing over three million people with a continuous, high quality supply of drinking water and for taking away, treating and properly disposing of the wastewater that is produced.  In this role, you will support growth within the Capital and Developer Services work streams of the Dwr Cymru Welsh Water - Water Network Alliance Contract.

We have a number of roles for Layers varying between small diameter domestic pipework, water network fittings (AVs/PRVs/WOs) through to larger diameter mains renewals and repairs. You will have working knowledge of pressurised pipelines, safe dig techniques, trial hole investigations, under pressure installation, cut outs, hygiene practices and street works safety. You will carry out your duties with responsibility for the health, safety and wellbeing of all members of workforce including client and DCWW customers ensuring the quality of work complies within the contract specifications and environmental legislation ensuring we maximise contract efficiencies by delivering an excellent customer service, optimising productivity on site and contributing to the business/contract targets and compliance.

As a Pipe Layer your duties & responsibilities will be:

  • Maintain and encourage a positive health and safety culture. Ensuring that all plant is operated safely and serviced to schedule and calibrated in a timely manner, mitigating risks to health and safety
  • Ensure all areas of operational delivery meet Morrison Utility Services, the client and customer requirements inclusive of Hygiene, Quality and CML, DG7 and customer complaints
  • Ensure all allocated work is effectively managed so that delivery meets the client and customer requirements and are delivered within relevant regulatory and client asset standards (SLA)
  • Ensure the planning team and supervisors have all the relevant information, job details, plant, equipment and materials to complete the job close down procedure and for it to be invoiced.
  • Carry out all on site risk assessments.
  • Undertake regular checks on vehicles, trailers, fittings and plant to ensure good housekeeping is carried out and they are safe to use and operate.

Skills & Knowledge Requirements:

  • Full UK Driving Licence
  • Good IT skills in Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Good communicator at all levels
  • Proven track record in the installation and repair of mains and fittings on a clean water network
  • Ability to work within health and safety legislation.
  • Ability to act calmly and rationally in a dynamic working environment.
  • Personally motivated to commit to a long-term, progressive career within Morrison Utility Services
  • Previous experience of operating and delivery within the Clean Water Utilities Sector with a working knowledge of pressurised pipelines, safe dig techniques, trial hole investigations, under pressure installation, cut outs, hygiene practices and streetworks safety.
  • You will be Streetworks qualified (NRSWA card 1 to 6 and 9) and qualified with SHEA Water Card, Asbestos awareness, Towing capability, CPCS below 10t, First Aid.

What’s in it for you?

  • 21 days annual leave plus 8 days bank holiday
  • Annual bonus
  • Pension scheme
  • Life Assurance
About The Company
 Morrison Utility Services is the UK’s largest provider of essential infrastructure services through long-term framework agreements to the electricity, water, gas and telecom sectors across the UK & Ireland.  Our workforce operates 24/7, in local communities to keep people connected, households and businesses warm, taps flowing and the lights on.

We aim to be the employer of choice in the Utility Services sector.  Our continued growth and success is creating opportunities for fulfilling and rewarding roles, making the best use of our people’s skills and expertise.  We want our people to have a positive impact on customers, communities and our clients every day.  We invest in training our people, developing leadership capabilities to create ambassadors not just employees.  Through strong leadership, teamwork and mutual support we want our business to thrive on a happy, healthy and, most importantly, safe workforce.

‘M Group Services values diversity and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.  We are committed to equal opportunities.