Water Hygiene Engineer / Trainee Legionella Risk Assessor

Water Hygiene Engineer - County Durham

Ref: 1107Tuesday 18 October 2022

£22,000 - £26,000

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Our client is one of the UK's longest established providers of duct cleaning services, providing comprehensive compliance solutions for building managers in all aspects of air and water hygiene and kitchen extract fire safety.

The company are now recruiting for a Water Hygiene Engineer/Trainee Legionella Risk Assessor  to work around the Middlesborough area


Carrying out Basic Legionella Risk Assessments
Carrying out various tasks for Legionella compliance at both domestic and commercial client premises throughout the UK

Temperature monitoring of water services
Shower clean / descaling 
Thermostatic mixer valve inspection, servicing and installations
Water sampling for microbiological analysis 
Clean and disinfection of water systems


Liaise with customers, or their designated representatives, and agree an appropriate plan of action if non-conformances are identified

Job Specific Functions
Excellent time management to ensure works are carried out at and within the scheduled timings
Liaising with client/site personnel with regards to work progress/issues & ensuring these are communicated to the office immediately
Ability to work alone and/or project manage/lead a team of engineers
Carry out planned preventative maintenance & remedial / plumbing related tasks for the adequate control of Legionella bacteria


Strong technical knowledge on hot and cold domestic water systems
Ability to look beyond the scope of works to identify potential non-conformances and liaise internally for potential cross/upselling 
Carry out assigned tasks in accordance to company method statements and procedures
All site findings and recommendations to be recorded in full, via the use of a Digital Compliance System
Representing the company and promoting a professional image in the marketplace, as well as setting a good example to others
Ensuring adherence to company procedures

Experience Requirements
Experience working in the Water Hygiene Engineer
Ability to work on both commercial and domestic properties 

Benefits to include 
Basic Salary up to £26K 
Mobile telephone
Company vehicle and fuel card
PPE (protective footwear, high visibility vest, hard hat, safety glasses, ear protection, dust/legionella mask, protective overalls)

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