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Field Engineer (Leakage) - North West Region

Job Title: Field Engineer (Days)
Location: United Utilities (Whole region)
Salary: Depending on experience, plus Company van

RPS wishes to recruit Leakage Detection Engineers to join our United Utilities contract working permanent days.

The successful candidates will be required to detect, locate and report visible and hidden leaks from our client’s distribution network.

We are looking for Engineers with the following attributes:

• Previous experience in leakage detection and pipe tracing, ideally experienced with valve shut offs, step testing and night work;
• Proficient in the use of leakage detection equipment such as a correlator, pipe tracer and listening stick;
• Relevant qualifications would be advantageous, including an NVQ Level 2 in Leakage, Unit 2 Street Works and/or National Water Hygiene.

Please note, as the role involves significant travel, a valid full driving licence is essential.

RPS Group is a leading multi-disciplinary consultancy, employing over 5,500 staff worldwide.

We are professional consultants and service providers with deep expertise in things that matter. We define, design and manage projects in the property, energy, transport, water, defence and security and resources sectors across 125 countries.

Our UK Water business employs around 1,000 staff and has been providing services to the water industry since 1993. We work for all the UK water and sewerage companies and most of the water-only companies. Our services include Water Networks, Drainage, Software Solutions, Surveying, Design, Leakage Consultancy, Water Resources and Efficiency, Flood Risk and the Water Environment and Customer Service. We have a reputation for meeting the challenges posed by large, complex projects and for conducting business in an open and responsible manner. Our strategy seeks to ensure continuous improvement in the range and quality of the services that we provide and the delivery of tangible results for our clients.

RPS is an Equal Opportunities employer.

RPS is an equal opportunity employer.