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Water Mechanical Fitter

Date:  05-Aug-2022
Company:  DWR Cymru Cyfyngedig Welsh Water Plc
City:  Llangefni

Llangefni, Wales, GB, LL77 7PQ

Job Requisition Number                              3373                                                                              
Work Type Permanent
Job Function Operational
Salary Range £26,466.00 -£30,072.00 


Closing Date 


23:59 21/08/2022


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 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


  • Carrying out scheduled planned maintenance work on mechanical equipment relating to the water treatment works water pumping stations in compliance with company procedures 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 the Water Treatment Works in order to ensure compliance 
  • Carrying out the installations, refurbishment, and commissioning of mechanical plant to specification and on time
  • Reading and interpreting engineering drawings of various plant to ensure correct tolerance and fits are maintained for efficient plant operation
  • Maintaining a general knowledge of the water treatment process and the variations at individual Water Treatment Works to enable an accurate and speedy assessment of problems and their consequential results
  • Inspecting, repairing, installing, and testing mechanical 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 SAPWM on a mobile device to record all work details and accounting for all 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 Production Team
•    Advice and support from the Production Engineers, Process Control and Craftsmen
•    Liaison with local Distribution Team


•    Liaison and co-ordination of suppliers and contractors

About you


Knowledge, Skills & Experience 

•    A recognised apprenticeship in mechanical/electrical or dual skilled engineering awarded with an NVQ Level 3 qualification or City & Guilds equivalent.
•    ONC in mechanical/electrical or relevant dual skilled engineering or relevant experience in a similar role ( desirable )
•    Full Driving license
•    Ability to work alone and as a member of a team
•    IT literate and experience of Microsoft Office applications
•    Knowledge of  pumping systems, chemical  dosing  systems,  rotating equipment & machinery, hydraulics, electrical systems and pneumatics
•    Practical experience gained in industry to support your apprenticeship and ensure full compliance and adherence to all H&S procedures.

Good to know


•    260 hours PWT on top of salary - company van included
•    Required to be part of a 1 in 5 standby rota 







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.


Please note, we may close this role sooner if required. We may also extend the original closing date depending on interest.






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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