Water Leakage Inspector

Job details

Stride is an award winning Division within the STR Group, recruiting for White collar and technical roles within the water Industry. Working with one of the leading Water Companies in the industry, wanting to expand their team in the Yorkshire Region.

Our client has a need for an experienced Leakage Inspector, who will have an extensive background within the water sector, with a minimum 3 years as an Inspector . Reporting directly to the Leakage Team Leader, the role will require to deliver cost effective reduction in leakage, through thorough analysis and investigation of water usage. You will be responsible for promoting leaks, identifying and logging of usage in order to ensure the company meets its leakage performance commitment.


You will be carrying out detection and investigating activities which ensures they do not impact on other performance commitments, For example Water Supply Interruptions.

Account for usage in order to eliminate non leakage from the leakage reporting process.

Demonstrate Financial awareness when making decisions.

Effectively investigate DMA’s issued, locate, and promote leakage in a cost effective way.

To carry out risk assessments to ensure the up most safety on sites.

Create and maintain strong relationships with field and service partner personnel.

Liaise with customers in order to resolve leakage issues.

Essential Skills:

Experience in an inspectors role of 3 or more years.

Develop and maintain key relationships.

To clearly demonstrate company values and behaviours.

Use of leakage sound equipment.

Use correlating Loggers.

Understand Network Hydraulics and the effect it can have on the wider water quality.

Use Netbase to understand DMA day and night.

Understanding how a DMA is set up.

Background knowledge of distribution of leakage.

Excellent interpersonal skills to communicate programmes.

STR Limited is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.


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