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Salary & Benefits: Salary range £20,803 - £26,003 per annum dependent on experience. Benefits include company pension, 25 days annual leave and guaranteed one-off pro-rata’d bonus for remaining financial year and company vehicle

 

 

We currently have a number of exciting opportunities for Raw Water Maintenance Process Assistant’s to join the Service Delivery section of Yorkshire Water. 

 

 

These are permanent, full time opportunities working 37 hours per week.

 

 

Based from Scarhouse Reservoir Office, Harrogate but operating across the Yorkshire Region.

 

What will the role involve?

 

 

You will be part of a dedicated raw water maintenance team responsible for the upkeep of all the on-line monitoring equipment and routine maintenance of the catchwater and raw water assets including four principle impounding reservoirs and downstream Nidd aqueduct.

 

 

You will maintain and promote a safe working environment and operate within Yorkshire Water’s IMS and Health & Safety procedures and policies.
 

 

You will ensure the smaller assets and intakes are routinely cleared of vegetation and are serviceable and carry out ad-hoc sampling. You will service and calibrate the water quality instruments and carry out the daily routine trending and interpretation of water quality data, and the subsequent valving of the various assets as and when necessary, according to both raw water quality and reservoir stocks. 
 

 

You will operate and maintain assets in accordance with the company’s Water Resource Allocation Plan guidelines to deliver the optimum resource and ensure compliance with statutory requirements (Water Quality, Environment Agency, H&S, The Reservoirs Act, Water Industries Act 1991). 
 

 

You will also support the team in responding to external customer enquiries and complaints, investigating problems and identifying solutions with key stakeholders such as Contract Partners, Estate owners, Planning Authorities, National Parks, Environment Agency and Farmers. You will also carry out basic but essential works such as grounds maintenance, fencing, stone wall rebuilding, minor pointing and grouting, valve testing and exercising. 
 

 

What skills are we looking for?
 

 

The successful candidate will be comfortable working practically and outdoors in all weather conditions. You will have previous experience/knowledge of working in an operational environment where Health and Safety is key. Previous experience of using Plant equipment, Tractors, Mini Digger and Excavators is desirable, although full training will be provided.
 

 

You will be confident using a range of IT systems and be able to learn new things quickly. You will have excellent planning and organisational skills and be able to meet deadlines and prioritise work effectively. You will be a confident communicator able to develop and maintain effective working relationships with key stakeholders. 
 

 

 It is desirable that you have previous experience in a commercial orientated and/or regulated environment or within the broader utilities, process or manufacturing industry sectors. 
 

 

You will need a full, valid UK driving licence as you will be driving to sites across the Yorkshire region. You will be provided with a Company 4 x 4 Vehicle as part of the role.
 

 

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, then please complete the online application process and submit a covering letter and CV outlining your suitability for the role.
 

 

Recruitment Process – 
 

 

Closing date – 30th November, 2020
 

 

Interviews to commence 7th December, 2020 onwards

 


Please note with current social distancing arrangements, interviews will take place via Microsoft teams or skype 

 

If successful for the role, you will be required to undergo a Basic Disclosure Check, through a Third Party Company prior to commencing employment.

 

The Kelda Group provides water and sewerage services to domestic and business customers across the UK, managing the following subsidiary companies: - 

 

Yorkshire Water, is the main subsidiary company providing water and sewerage services to 4.7 million people and 130,000 businesses in the Yorkshire region. Its activities are regulated by the Water Services Regulation Authority, Ofwat
 

Loop Customer Management Ltd specialises in delivering customer service support to Yorkshire Water that includes billing, debt recovery and incident management. Employing more than 600 people, Loop have built up an impressive list of industry awards and achievements since being created in 2000 and is currently listed in the Sunday Times Top 100 list as being one of the best companies to work for.

 

KeyLand Developments Limited (KeyLand Developments) is responsible for managing, developing and disposing of the group's surplus property assets, either on its own or in partnership with outside organisations.

 

Kelda Group values equality, diversity and inclusion we believe that everyone should be treated with respect. We welcome applications from all individuals, regardless of gender, marital status, parental status, sexual orientation, race, colour, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, religion or belief and trade union membership.

 

All our roles are subject to a medical questionnaire and further medicals when required.

 

Kelda Group reserve the right to close this position before the published closing date, should the need occur. We therefore advise that you complete and submit your application as soon as possible.

 
 

 

What's in it for you?

Career enhancement and development, colleague well-being and a genuinely positive work experience for all are key priorities. We are continuously evolving and improving our ways of working and you will support us in achieving our vision of 'taking responsibility for the water environment for good'.

If you feel this opportunity is suitable and you match the skills required, then please apply on line and complete the application process.

Kelda Group reserve the right to close this position before the published closing date, should the need occur. We therefore advise that you complete and submit your application as soon as possible.

The Kelda Group provides water and sewerage services to domestic and business customers across the UK, managing the following subsidiary companies: - 

Yorkshire Water, is the main subsidiary company providing water and sewerage services to 4.7 million people and 130,000 businesses in the Yorkshire region. Its activities are regulated by the Water Services Regulation Authority, Ofwat Loop Customer Management Ltd specialises in delivering customer service support to Yorkshire Water that includes billing, debt recovery and incident management. Employing more than 600 people, Loop have built up an impressive list of industry awards and achievements since being created in 2000 and is currently listed in the Sunday Times Top 100 list as being one of the best companies to work for.

Kelda Water Services (KWS) manages Kelda's non-regulated water and waste water contract operations. It is now the second biggest player in the UK market for outsourced clean and waste water services.

Kelda Water Services Retail offer quality, integrity and partnership but it is never just about the technologies behind our solutions in water. It is about the structure, delivery and even the financing of those solutions, and about giving our customers a level of convenience they never knew was possible.

KeyLand Developments Limited (KeyLand Developments) is responsible for managing, developing and disposing of the group's surplus property assets, either on its own or in partnership with outside organisations.

Kelda Group values equality, diversity and inclusion we believe that everyone should be treated with respect. We welcome applications from all individuals, regardless of gender, marital status, parental status, sexual orientation, race, colour, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, religion or belief and trade union membership.

Kelda Group reserve the right to close this position before the published closing date, should the need occur. We therefore advise that you complete and submit your application as soon as possible.

Raw Water Maintenance Process Assistant