Leakage Data Technician/Analyst

Job Title: Leakage Data Technician/Analyst
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: South East England,
Salary: £23000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
REF: HQ00019113
Contact Name: Thomas Collins
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Job Published: about 2 years ago

Leakage Data Technician/Analyst - Hampshire

Salary - £23-28,000 per annum

You will be working with our prestigious client who is a large national Multi Utilities organisation who is the number one Leakage detection company across the United Kingdom. They provide Leakage management solutions to ensure a sustainable environment for the future specialising in detection services, they are committed to key issues such as water leakage reduction management, water conservation and demand management.

Skills & Experience:

  • A minimum of 3 years leakage operational experience and NVQ Level 2 or QCF equivalent qualification in Leak Detection (note that 30% of staff shall be qualified to NVQ Level 3 within 12 months).
  • Must understand the workings of Distribution systems.
  • Full driving licence required.
  • Must have analytical skills and experience of interpreting flow and pressure data.
  • Knowledge of regulatory requirements and procedures.
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Ability to operate Geographical Information Systems and Flow Monitoring software.
  • Ability to operate electronic mobile communications devices,
  • A basic knowledge of domestic bye-laws and water quality requirements,
  • Good IT Skills essential.
  • Knowledge of leak detection technology and leak detection techniques,
  • Ability to work to alone and to targets is essential.
  • Must have drive and enthusiasm.
  • New Roads and Street Works Act (1991) Unit 2 accreditation.
  • Good problem solving ability.
  • Extremely good customer facing skills is essential and GSS/SIM process awareness.
  • Fully aware of H&S, HR, NRSWA, Environmental and QA policies and standards.

Main Purpose of Job:

To ensure that all field work activities are supported by the provision of good quality data and
intelligent targeting of resources to deliver the services to the Water company.

Main Duties:

  • Responsible for the intelligent targeting of field resources by analysis and interpretation of available Service Provider and Water company data.
  • Liaison with key interfaces (including Service Provider Area Manager and Team Leaders and Water company staff) over operational activities and incidents.
  • Responsible for the collection of Service Provider or Water company flow and pressure logging data to meet reporting targets.
  • Carry out night working as appropriate to the work activity being undertaken (i.e. step testing or DMA trouble-shooting activity requiring Technician attendance).
  • Installation and interrogation of flow and pressure logging equipment.
  • Undertake repairs or replacement to flow or pressure loggers in conjunction with the
  • Water company procedures and ensure the update of the Water company's systems.
  • Ensuring housekeeping of the electronic mobile communication device is maintained.
  • Ensuring effective evaluation of new leakage technology on site.
  • Working with the Water company to identify/improve Leakage operational procedures.
  • Ensure communication with internal and external interfaces and parties to ensure that unwanted calls are not received into the business from customers/agencies.
  • To act as a Competent Person under the Water company's Safe Control of Operations Process (SCO): Certification of Competent Person in terms of same.