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26 Apr 2018

Permanent Mechanical Supervisors – Water / Wastewater Experience

 Portsmouth, England, United Kingdom

Job Description

This is a terrific opportunity to join a very successful, established and growing company that provides engineering, construction and maintenance services for water utilities – such as water treatment plants, sewerage treatment works, acid phase digestion plants and other water infrastructure. They have recently won a number of regional awards for business performance and safety excellence. With Head Office in the Bath / Somerset region and reginal offices in Exeter and Kent the company has a long history of providing innovative and quality work to their clients. Water is something for which demand will only increase so there is genuine job security for those that consistently do a good job. There are also excellent prospects for advancement for those that excel in their job.

Based at the regional office in Portsmouth there is an immediate requirement for Mechanical Supervisors to work on water treatment facilities and pumping stations in the surrounding area. Duties include:

• To ensure personal health and safety and that of others in your charge and around you
• Managing the completion of site installation work ensuring work is on schedule and within budget, including:
• Organising, advising and supervising all personnel working on site and monitor productivity and output to maximise efficiency * Planning the work efficiently in order to meet agreed deadlines
• Ordering materials and ensuring that the correct materials are on site when required
• Organising the labour requirement in advance of the installation and ensuring that the agreed labour is on site at the required time
• To amend method statements and risk assessments due to site changes and ensure compliance by all personnel on site
• Undertaking briefings on method statements, risk assessment, toolbox talks and any other briefings required
• Ensure all tools and equipment are on site when required and hired plant is off hired as soon as it is finished with.
• Attending site meetings
• Liaising with customers and ensuring work is carried out to their specifications
• Recording and reporting additional work on priced jobs for invoicing
• Interpretation of site drawings and project information
• Carrying out installation works on site
• Liaising with other contractors
• Monitor and inspect the quality of work on site to ensure work is completed right the first time
• Undertaking and recording statutory inspections of plant and equipment

To be considered a relevant applicant for this role you will need the following skills, knowledge & experience:

• Supervisory experience in a mechanically biased role
• Water Industry/Industrial Background (essential)
• Full Driving License (essential)
• SSSTS or SMSTS
• Appropriate City & Guilds trade Qualification where appropriate
• Emergency first aid or First Aider
• Punctuality and reliability
• Knowledge of health & safety legislation and company procedures
• Willingness to learn and undertake occupational and Health and Safety training
• Numeric and reading skills
• Prepared to take responsibility for self and others
• Good communication skills
• Able to work on own initiative
• Ability to give and take instruction

Personally, you will need to be presentable, organised and friendly. A competitive salary will be offered to the right candidate. To express an interest please apply by following instructions or contact Paul Massocchi for a confidential discussion on 0117 973 8507.

Job Categories: Water / Waste Water. Job Types: Permanent. Salaries: £30000 to £40000.

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