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Electrician - Dual Skilled

Date:  11-Jun-2022
Company:  DWR Cymru Cyfyngedig Welsh Water Plc
City:  Llangefni

Llangefni, Wales, GB, LL777JA

Job Requisition Number                              2005                                                                              
Work Type Permanent
Job Function Engineer
Salary Range £25,254.00 -£28,695.00 + up to £4,500 in PWT and Standby/call out earnings can be achieved 
Base Gwynedd




As well as a market competitive salary, 33 days annual leave (pro rata, including public holidays), we offer a range of employee benefits and rewards including:


  • Variable pay schemes (your salary will always stay the same, but depending on the performance of the company you could receive a yearly bonus)
  • Enhanced employer pension contributions – Up to 11% employer contributions
  • Enhanced family friendly policies
  • Progression opportunities, including the ability to apply for funded training and coaching and mentoring programmes
  • Reduction on gym memberships and high street shopping
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Car-leasing scheme
  • Health CashBack scheme
  • An employee assistance programme for employees and their immediate family


Whilst also working for a not-for profit company that truly cares about earning the trust of customers everyday, and about looking after our beautiful environment.



Good to know


Earnings can be increased with Planned working time (PWT) , standby and call outs. This can roughly amount up to £4,500, on top of basic salary

  • All assessments must be completed by the closing date unless stated otherwise - internal candidates do not need to take the assessment.
  • We do reserve the right to close this advertisement early if we receive a high volume of suitable applications.
  • The successful candidate is required to hold a full drivers licence

Who we are


Dŵr Cymru Welsh Water keep 3 million people healthy each day with safe, reliable water, and take away wastewater to clean, before returning it safely to our beautiful rivers and seas.

To be able to deliver high quality, essential services which help to protect the health of our customers, colleagues and our environment, we need the right people to deliver on our vision.  This is achieved by living our core values and demonstrating the core behaviours that underpin them. The security of our people, assets and information is also key to us, so we are looking for people who understand and comply with the company’s required security objectives.

We know that the most successful teams are the most diverse teams. Equality, diversity and inclusion provide the very foundation to our culture at Welsh Water. We want every individual to feel confident, proud and able to bring their whole selves to work. 

To ensure an improved representation in our workforce, applications are particularly welcome from minority groups including Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic people, Females, LGBT+, Non-binary and people with disabilities. Together we continue to build a workplace that not only celebrates the diverse voices of our colleagues but also represents each customer we serve.

In essence, ours is a company based on trust, openness, respect, commitment and honesty. A company that our colleagues are proud to work for.

What you’ll be responsible for


Are you an electrician, looking for a dual skilled role? The maintenance technician role includes craft from both Electrician, and Mechanical fitter. You will be responsible for:


  • Carrying out scheduled planned maintenance work on all equipment relating to the DCWW asset base in compliance with company procedures in order to minimize plant breakdowns.
  • Investigating the nature of plant failures and subsequently carrying out repairs as quickly and efficiently as possible in order to avoid interruptions to service and in order to ensure compliance
  • Carrying out like for like installations, refurbishment and assist with commissioning equipment to specification and on time
  • Reading and interpreting engineering drawings of various equipment to ensure correct tolerance and fits are maintained for efficient plant operation
  • Maintaining a general knowledge of the treatment processes and the variations at individual assets to enable an accurate and speedy assessment of problems and their consequential results
  • Inspecting, repairing, installing and testing mechanical and electrical equipment in order to ensure that mandatory legislative requirements are met
  • Carrying out an assessment of spares and materials required to complete work effectively, where necessary ordering additional items via the Supervisor or direct from supplier
  • Implementing and maintaining the Information Management System (IMS) procedures at all times to ISO standard. Keep IMS records to ensure that they are satisfactory for internal and BSI audits
  • Using a mobile device to record all work details and all accounted for time
  • Liaising closely within the Alliance Partnership to ensure that all large capital schemes are implemented effectively and efficiently

Who you’ll work with



  • Strong working relationships within the Area Team
  • Advice and support from the wider DCWW support functions
  • Liaison with local Distribution or Network Teams



  •   Liaison and co-ordination of suppliers 

About you

The following Knowledge, Skills and Experience are deemed essential:


  • A recognised apprenticeship in mechanical/electrical or dual skilled engineering or City & Guilds or
  • ONC in mechanical/electrical or relevant dual skilled engineering or relevant experience in a similar role
  • Ability to work alone and as a member of a team
  • IT literate in Microsoft Office applications
  • Knowledge of  chemical  dosing  systems,  rotating  machinery, hydraulics, electrical systems and pneumatics
  • Experience gained in the industry to ensure full compliance and adherence to all H&S issues




Dŵr Cymru Cyf, a limited company registered in Wales No. 2366777. Registered office: Linea, Fortran Road, St. Mellons, Cardiff CF3 0LT

© Dŵr Cymru Cyf 2019.

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