£20,374 - £24,000
We are looking for an enthusiastic Trainee Service & Calibration engineer to join the SIRIS family.
This is an exciting opportunity for someone looking to start their career in the water industry – with plenty of training and support on offer to help the right candidate develop long-term career progression with SIRIS.
Siris Environmental is a Washington-based company providing our industrial and water utility customers with the best possible effluent flow monitoring solutions.
We work with private organisations and water companies across the UK, ranging from small trade effluent customers to large-scale factories and water companies, and have built a reputation for providing high quality service, delivered by a passionate team.
Now has never been a more exciting time to join us. We are growing rapidly and have plenty of exciting opportunities for the right person to join our team. If you are energetic, hands-on, innovative, and professional, this is the environment for you.
What will you be doing?
As a trainee you will work closely with the service team and inspection teams both at our Sunderland HQ and also at customer sites across the UK.
The candidate will likely require to stay away a couple of nights every few weeks, with all hotel and travel expenses paid for by SIRIS. The role involves calibration of flow meters and service and testing of equipment in the field such as pH, temperature and water samplers. The candidate will work closely with an experienced service engineer for the first 6-12 months and will also be required to support the inspection teams on various sewage treatment works across the UK.
The role also involves support with equipment sales and projects, this can be as straightforward as packaging up equipment and delivering to site or helping order in parts and ensure enough stock is available.
A background in wastewater isn’t essential as we will provide full training to the right person, however we are looking for the following:
- Good organisational skills as the candidate will be expected to quickly begin organising inspection and service visits via calendar planning
- A high level of customer service skills
- A willingness to learn
- Proactive attitude
- Competitive salary
- Family-run business feel with big business opportunities
- Flexible working
- Ongoing training and development
- Prospects for career advancements