Sewerage Operative Trainee

This position will deal with our initial customer response to sewerage incidents across the business area. You will be required to undertake all tasks associated with delivering excellent customer service to all customers. The position will be required to undertake the following operations (but this not solely restricted to those examples listed below). 

Examples are:

  • Responding to customer reported incidents and assisting with clearing blockages / jetting and providing detailed feedback on actions taken.
  • Sewer network inspections (inc. Sewer connections)
  • Sewer Location Surveys
  • Jetting / Flushing / De-silting of Sewers.
  • Planned and Reactive Maintenance of assets
  • Liaison with customers and stakeholders
  • Detailed and timely completion of actions taken on all incidents in the work management systems.
  • Learn to operate and assess asset condition utilising looksee CCTV equipment.
  • Cleaning up affected area following flooding events.


The length of this programme is 18 months. For this role you would need a minimum of 2 GCSE’s (or equivalent) preferably in Maths and English.