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REF: 0912 Pump Assistant / Trainee

This is one of the UK’s leading commercial drainage engineering firms who have longstanding and strong relationships with some of the best-known businesses in the UK winning multiple awards for their service.

We are looking for a Pump assistant to join our mobile team based in Erdington and Derby but cover sites nationwide. You will be expected to meet up with either lead engineer on any given day, where possible you could be picked up from home but where not possible you will be expected to travel to meet up.

The Trainee Pump Engineer will be learning and assisting in all aspects of servicing and repairing pumped drainage products such as wastewater pumping stations, packaged pump systems booster sets and all other related equipment. The Pump Trainee will be required to learn all aspects of mechanical and electrical skills.

The role will take you all over the country. You will work in a field service capacity, covering various sites servicing and maintaining pumps. Full training will be given from the offset to the right candidate, additional qualifications can be gained after a qualifying period of 6 months.

Pump Assistant Position Overview

  • To assist your lead pump engineer in all aspects of the works.
  • Service and Maintenance role working on booster sets, pump stations Sewerage treatment plants.
  • Provide feedback on parts used in line with procedures to complete a task
  •  Liaise with customer on site team members and management.
  • Must be prepared to commute to where the works takes you
  • Be prepared to stay away from home, when necessary, this will be an essential part of the job role.
  • A desire to work hard and earn overtime
  • Willingness to maintain our rigorous standards of health and safety
  • Calm and professional people-skills
  • Attention to detail/ problem solving
  • An ability to write clear and concise job reports

Salary £23,166 + OTA (Negotiable dependant on experience) PDA and 20 Days Holiday + Bank Holiday

For more details or to apply for this position send your CV and Covering Letter to s.smith@bpma.org.uk and quote Ref no.

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