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WES Ltd is one of the UK’s leading suppliers of bespoke and standard chemical dosing systems and associated support services.  The customer base is spread across industry sectors, including Water, Industrial, Nuclear Power, Defence, Marine and Manufacturing.

The business has ambitious growth plans and offers great opportunities for motivated and skilled employees.

Below are our current vacancies:

Working as part of a growing service and maintenance team, the successful candidate will have a background in mechanical and electrical servicing. Ideally with working knowledge of pumps, piping, valves, and control systems in the water industry, the candidate will be able to demonstrate a good level of previous experience and expertise in the following:

Primary Duties: 
The role involves travelling to client sites, both clean water and waste water sites, to carry out servicing, reactive maintenance, repairs and replacement on pumps, plant and chemical dosing equipment.
Conduct site surveys to assist with commercial proposal generation. 
Promote the products and services of WES LTD

Responsibilities: 

  • Provide a reactive response, to customer request demonstrating a flexible and pragmatic approach to solve customer problems.
  • Build personal, sustainable and robust customer relationships.
  • Adhere to company and client requirements for safe systems of work to the highest standards at all times. (Demonstrating lone working best practice on unmanned remote site).
  • Keep comprehensive records in order to document work carried out and to allow correct billing of service and parts to client.
  • Safely carry out mechanical and electrical tasks.
  • Demonstrate competency to work on chemical dosing systems and equipment and working on customer sites by achieving and maintaining accredited standards e.g. Confined space; Working at height; Chemical safety and Electrical 17th edition.
  • Demonstrate logical thought and follow process documentation to quickly identify fault and correct root cause.
  • Configure, calibrate, repair and adjust a range of WES and 3rd party equipment on customer’s sites to achieve optimum performance. This includes; pumps, valves, pipework, controllers, sample monitors and systems. Report findings directly with the client and report back to WES in a timely and realistic manner.
  • Commercially aware.
  • Flexible working may be required as some jobs require overnight stays or working outside of normal hours to ensure customer deadlines are achieved.
  • Train others, including client operators and staff to use WES and other 3rd party equipment such as plc, chemical monitors and bespoke equipment.
  • Collaborate with the wider WES team to share product and customer information.

Personal Attributes:

  • Equally happy working on mechanical and electrical equipment
  • Electrical qualification, either 17th Edition or JIB card or CSCS card
  • Prepared to attend training in order to achieve relevant certification to attend client sites
  • Strong communication skills that build sustainable customer relationships
  • Able to work unsupervised
  • Desire to finish a task
  • Flexible start and finish times so that client problems can whenever possible be resolved in one visit
  • Driving licence

Apply to Ali Wheeler ali.wheeler@wes.ltd.uk

WES Ltd is one of the UK’s leading suppliers of bespoke and standard chemical dosing systems and associated support services.  The customer base is spread across industry sectors, including Water (largest proportion), Industrial, Nuclear Power, Defence, Marine and Manufacturing.

The business has ambitious growth plans and offers great opportunities for motivated and skilled employees.

Working safely and to a high standard, the Site Electrician is responsible for electrical installation and testing of a wide range of chemical dosing equipment. WES team members work flexibly and some mechanical fitting skills would be advantageous. The work will be on both clean and waste water sites.

  • Ensure that all electrical, instrumentation and control installations are installed, tested and commissioned to current British or Customer Standards.
  • To complete and comply with all Risk Assessments, Method Statements (RAMS), Safety Instructions and to use all equipment provided in a safe and responsible manner.
  • To work collaboratively with team members, departments, customers and suppliers to ensure that information, expertise and requirements are communicated effectively, issues resolved and operability of systems optimised.
  • Maintain knowledge of advances in technology and materials and identify improvement opportunities

Essential qualifications

  • City & Guilds 2360 Level 2 & 3 Diploma in Electrical Installations
  • City & Guilds 2391 (or equivalent qualification in Inspection, Testing & Certification of Electrical Installations)
  • City & Guilds 2382-15 17th Edition Wiring Regulations
  • Relevant CSCS Card
  • Minimum 3 years electrical installation experience

Apply to Ali Wheeler ali.wheeler@wes.ltd.uk

WES Ltd is one of the UK’s leading suppliers of bespoke and standard chemical dosing systems and associated support services.  The customer base is spread across industry sectors, including Water, Industrial, Nuclear Power, Defence, Marine and Manufacturing.

The business has ambitious growth plans and offers great opportunities for motivated and skilled employees.

The successful candidate will be responsible for the installation of a range of chemical dosing equipment, working to a high level of detail and quality to ensure the company’s standards are maintained.

Mechanical Engineering experience is preferred.

Key elements of the job description:

  • Ensure that all mechanical installations carried out comply with required standards, policies and statutory regulations in respect to health & safety.
  • Ensure that all mechanical installations are installed, tested and commissioned to current British or Client determined Standards.
  • Ensure excellent workmanship and industry best practice is adopted to ensure a “right first time” approach to the Installation of mechanical installations; to maintain quality whilst adhering to programmed hours and material expenditure.
  • To both complete and comply with all Risk Assessments, Method Statements (RAMS), Safety Instructions and to use all equipment provided in a safe and responsible manner.
  • To complete all required documentation, including time sheets and daily work record sheets appropriately and on time.
  • To work collaboratively with other team members, departments, customers and suppliers to ensure that information, expertise and requirements are communicated effectively, issues resolved, and operability of systems optimised.
  • To perform all other reasonable requirements of this position as may be expected or requested generally as an employee of the Company.

As this is a field-based role (clean water and waste water sites), there is a requirement to travel to a from various client sites, for which a van is provided. In addition, there will be an occasional requirement to work away; overnight accommodation will be organised by the business when this is required.

Apply to Ali Wheeler ali.wheeler@wes.ltd.uk

Working safely and to a high standard, the Workshop Electrician is responsible for electrical installation and testing of a wide range of chemical dosing equipment. WES team members work flexibly and some mechanical fitting skills would be advantageous.

Ensure that all electrical, instrumentation and control installations are installed, tested to current British or Customer Standards.

To work collaboratively with team members, departments, customers and suppliers to ensure that information, expertise and requirements are communicated effectively, issues resolved, and operability of systems optimised.

Maintain knowledge of advances in technology and materials and identify improvement opportunities

Assist in identifying & procuring electrical items required for unit builds.

Carry out electrical workshop maintenance & PAT testing and complete necessary certification.

To be accountable within a team structure for provision of suitable, safe and cost-effective electrical installations and to promote a high level of productivity.

Essential qualifications

City & Guilds 2360 Level 2 & 3 Diploma in Electrical Installations

City & Guilds 2391 (or equivalent qualification in Inspection, Testing & Certification of Electrical Installations)

17/18th Edition Wiring Regulations

Minimum 3 years industrial electrical installation experience

This is a specialist engineering position requiring a good knowledge and understanding of statutory and customer electrical system requirements and specifications as used in the water, utility and process industries. The successful applicant will act as Nominated Representative in regard of WES ECA Accreditation.

  • Prepare detailed electrical designs from project specifications, P&IDs and Functional Design Specifications (FDS) etc., in accordance with statutory and WES QA requirements.
  • Specify electrical designs by preparing and controlling documentation including but not limited to:
  • Circuit, block, field wiring and associated drawings and diagrams
  • Electrical system calculations
  • Cable schedules
  • Drawings and schedules as required to integrate WES systems into client systems
  • Component and equipment specifications
  • Job Packs to instruct Workshop and Site teams
  • Estimate the cost of electrical systems and components to support contract tendering and cost control for in house and third-party options.
  • Create purchasing and/or build specifications and designs for electrical systems and panels using typical water utility/WIMES standards etc.
  • Create BOMs to undertake and/or facilitate the purchasing of bulk materials.
  • Specify and implement QA and testing plans for electrical system build and installation including Electrical Installation Certificates.
  • Implement QA and testing plans for functional and Factory Acceptance Tests.
  • Work in accordance with WES project management procedures, ensuring HSEQ compliance and the application of robust design principles and sound engineering practice.

Desirable Skills, Experience and Qualifications

Mandatory

  • Min completed apprenticeship
  • BS7671 Wiring Regulations 18th Edition
  • Level 4 Design & Verification of Electrical Installations
  • CAD (AutoCAD pref)
  • Driving Licence

Desirable

  • HNC or equivalent Electrical Engineering

For more information or to apply contact ali.wheeler@wes.ltd.uk