Lead Engineer – Water Hygiene/Treatment

We are looking for a Lead Engineer – Water Hygiene/Treatment, covering sites in London and the South East.

Main duties are as follows:

  • Liaising with on-site engineers/client staff
  • Supervising Assistant Engineers
  • Microbiological sampling and on site chemistry testing of cooling towers (inc calibration/setting probes and controllers etc.)
  • Microbiological sampling of domestic water systems
  • Microbiological sampling and on site chemistry testing of closed water systems
  • Water temperature testing & monitoring
  • Cleaning and Disinfection of Shower Heads and Hoses
  • Servicing of Thermostatic Mixing Valves (TMV’s)
  • Updating of site log books and completing Health & Safety forms
  • Working to guidance ACOP L8, HSG 274 Parts 1, 2 and 3 and Safe Water in Healthcare Premises HTM 04-01


  • Competitive salary
  • Regular overtime available at excellent rates
  • Pension
  • Two bonuses a year
  • Access to a range of discount and benefits through Perkbox
  • Access to Employee Assistance Programme 24/7
  • 20 days holiday per year, up to a maximum of 25 days after qualifying period
  • Full travel costs provided / or company van
  • PPE and tools provided
  • Lots of staff social events

You must be an experienced Lead Water Treatment Engineer with proven industry experienced within the UK. Good knowledge of ACoP L8/HSG274 is required and a valid driving license will be required.

For more information about this position, and to apply, contact Guardian’s recruitment team: [email protected]