Distribution Inspector

Do you like working out in the field and dealing with customers? Are you interested in operating supply networks? If so, we have a great opportunity within our operations team as a Distribution Inspector!

This is a field-based role which will regularly see you travel around Chippenham, Bath, Trowbridge and the surrounding areas.

The role

The Distribution Inspector will work as part of the Supply Networks team which manages the 24/7 operation and control of the supply network, ensuring that it is delivering the continuous and high-quality supply that our customers expect.

You will be responsible for providing solutions to network and customer problems. You will also be the point of contact for resolving incidents, providing advice and dealing with various issues for planned and reactive work.

The role’s main duties will include the day-to-day operation of the supply distribution network, including the mains network, booster stations and service reservoirs. You will also plan for network operations to ensure maintenance activities can be undertaken with minimum impact to the network and customer.

What do I need?

We’re looking for a strong team member, proactive and practical individual who is a great problem solver and able to make decisions under pressure. You will need to be able to provide flexible cover within the team – out-of-hours and standby work is essential.

In addition, you must have:

  • good IT skills
  • a full clean driving licence
  • effective communication
  • a can-do approach to work
  • What will you get from us?

    Our people tell us Wessex Water is a great place to work, and they stay with us! We are proud of how we support development and career progression. We have a wealth of both financial and non-financial benefits to offer our people and are committed to ensuring we provide an environment that supports health and wellbeing and flexible working.

    We are delighted to have signed the Armed Forces covenant and are a Disability Confident Employer. Applicants who declare they have a disability or have previously served with the Armed Forces, and meet the minimum requirements for the job, will automatically be invited for an interview.

    Please let us know if you require any additional support or adjustments to assist you in starting your journey with Wessex Water.

    The appointment of successful applicant/s will also be subject to receiving suitable references and basic (or where job applicable) other criminal disclosure checks. You must also be able to provide proof of your eligibility to work in the UK.

    If you have what it takes to join this award-winning business and want to be part of our exciting journey and share in that success

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