Job Details

Legionella Risk Assessor/Water Treatment Engineer – East Midlands

Posted on: 21/05/2021
Ref: VAC-26824
  • Salary: £32,000 + Company Vehicle and Benefits
  • Region: Midlands
  • Location: Derby
  • Industry: Water Treatment/Legionella
  • Discipline: Legionella Risk Assessor
  • Sub Discipline: Legionella Risk Assessor
  • Employment Type: Permanent


Job Description

Due to current state and business requirement, they are actively seeking for a competent, committed, and multi-skilled Legionella Risk Assessor/Water Treatment Engineer based in East Midlands. Undertaking daily duties such as legionella risk assessments in line with ACOP L8 Compiling schematic drawings and completing final documents for clients and customers. Applications from, Derby, Nottingham, Leicester, and the surrounding areas would be considered.

Qualifications & Experience:

The applicant will ideally have attended an approved Risk Assessment course – City & Guilds and must have prior working knowledge of ACOP L8, and at the same time must have ample experience of carrying out L8 risk assessments within the water treatment/water hygiene industry – ideally from a Legionella Consultancy background.

Must also have good working knowledge of chemical treatment of cooling towers, steam boilers, etc.

Must have good working knowledge of commercial water systems, supplies and water regulations governing these.

Must have good communication skills, both written and verbal.

Must be proficient in using the Microsoft Office Package.

Must have a proven track record working within this role and within the water treatment industry.

Coming from a plumbing background would be beneficial.

Key Responsibilities & Aspects of the Role:

Carrying out Legionella risk assessments in line with ACOP L8 risk assessments.

Compiling schematic drawings, as well as producing final documents f or clients/customers.

Providing recommendations and prices for remedial works, routine control measures through maintenance regimes, quotations, and carrying out such works based on the risk assessment.

Carrying out monthly temperature testing and water sampling.

Carrying out survey of water systems and supplies as per ACOP L8.

Collating and producing comprehensive reports and attending meetings with clients to discuss findings of reports.

Carrying out cleaning and chlorination on both hot and cold water systems, tanks clean, chlorination, refurbishment & disinfections, etc.

Carrying out temperature monitoring, conducting routine sampling and analyzing water systems and interpreting the results.

Building a good rapport with the company’s mixed portfolio of clients.

Ensuring work is completed within time frame and dealing with issues effectively.

Carrying out any plumbing work as and when required.


The successful candidate will be versatile, reliable and hardworking, have good work ethic and at the same time have the ability to work on own initiative and as part of a team.

This is a good opportunity to join a successful company that offers a competitive salary, depending on expertise and set skills, company vehicle and along with other benefits.

Future Select are recruiting in the Water Treatment/Hygiene industry; we work with the best clients & candidates and supply the majority of permanent jobs in the market.

We would be interested in speaking to candidates with experience in any disciplines from Risk Assessors, Service Engineers, Account Managers and Business Development/Operational Managers through to Director level.

We are inundated with applications, we will endeavour to get back in touch, however if you have applied to Future Select and you have not heard from us after a week, on this occasion, you will not have been successful. Your details will be saved on our system and you will be contacted in the future if a vacancy matches your skills.

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