Water Hygiene Engineer

North West London, South East
Jun 22, 2022
Jun 30, 2022
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Due to recent contract growth,we are recruiting for a Mobile Water Hygiene Engineer to work for a leading Facilities Management company to cover anumber of Care Home sites in North West London.

Successful candidates will be required to carry out a range of Legionella maintenance PPMs, remedial cleaning, sampling, chemical testing, minor plumbing and electro / mechanical tasks across the allocated sites. Ideally the successful candidate will have previous experience in a similar role within commercial environments. Experience in other maintenance disciplines would be highly desirable.

Hours - Monday - Friday 8-5 ( 40 hours)

This is a permanent position based on Days with a large amount of overtime available paid at premium rates after 40 hours.

Candidates may also be required to be part of an on call pattern that will be 1 in 5

Interested candidates must also be fully vaccinated against Covid 19 and be able to obtain a DBS.

Main Duties
  • Completion of routine monitoring tasks in line with the Approved Code of Practice L8.
  • Maintain customer's water log books and complete the necessary documentation inline with current guidelines and company policy.
  • To take a variety of water samples from multiple sector properties and document these samples inline with company procedures.
  • Carry out water system clean and disinfections in accordance with the Approved Code of Practice L8 and company procedures.
  • To communicate on a daily basis to the service department that all tasks are carried out efficiently.
  • Maintain adequate stocks of chemicals and materials as necessary.
  • Water temperatures testing/Monitoring & Sampling/Showerhead descales /CWST clean & disinfection / Tank Test

Skills & Attributes
  • Demonstrable experience in a similar role carrying out Water Hygiene tasks including Temperature Tests, L8PPMs, Showerhead Descale and Tank Test.
  • City and Guilds, BTEC, NVQ equivalent qualifications
  • Legionella Awareness
  • Experience in other engineering disciplines EG Mechanical/ electrical advantageous
  • Trustworthy and reliable
  • Candidates are required to hold a Full UK drivers licence
  • Fully Vaccinated against Covid 19 and able to obtain a DBS