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About The Role

Morrison Utility Services are currently looking to recruit Leakage and Validation Detection Technicians to work on our Thames Water contract in London.

As a Leakage and Validation Detection Technician you will be part of our Leakage and Validation Team  who are responsible for delivering Thames Water Leakage Targets and innovative solutions to ongoing problem areas.

As the Leakage and Validation Detection Technician your duties & responsibilities will be:

  • Proactive Leakage detection systems to assist clients reduce water leaks and losses on their network
  • Reactive Leakage assistance
  • Appropriate leakage detection methodology 
  • Good understanding of Network Operations and Validation activities
  • Understanding of Leakage and UFW
  • Interpretation and use of flow and pressure data to agree areas of interest for further leakage detection activity
  • To ensure activities comply with H&S legislation
  • Raising of works orders
  • Working in urban/ suburban/ rural environment
  • Working within Thames Water (clients) Leakage team/department

Skills & Knowledge Requirements:

  • Experienced in Leakage Detection and or Network Validation
  • Clear understanding and knowledge of Clean Water Networks (Thames Water Experience an advantage)
  • Full UK driving licence
  • Excellent communication skills
  • NRSWA trained (minimum, Streetworks unit 2/SLG)
  • Self-starter, able to manage a variety of projects independently
  • Ability to work on own initiative as well as part of a team
  • Computer literate

Additional Information

  • Desirable Clean water experience, although training will be given:
  • EUSR National Water Hygiene card
  • Clean water sampling experience
  • Technical understanding of clean water networks and assets
  • Calm Network certificate
  • Night shift work required (Sunday night through to Thursday night)

What’s in it for you?

  • 21 days annual leave plus 8 days bank holiday
  • Bonus
  • Pension scheme
  • Life Assurance
  • Company van and fuel card (business use only)
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.