General Operative - Waste Water Treatment Project - Cork

Location: Ireland

EUR 40,000 - 50,000

Job Type: Perm

Industry: Engineering-Design-Jobs

Job ID: JO-2210-31374

Consultant: Karen McHugh

Are you a General Operative with experience maintaining various industrial on-site equipment ?

If interested, please send your CV to or call Colm on +353-1-7978720.

General Operative - Waste Water Treatment Project - Cork

Job Description

Our client are industry leaders in providing project solutions for the water and wastewater industry including design, construction, commissioning, operation and maintenance. 

Ensuring the treated water quality is of the required drinking water standard at all times.

Maintenance of all on-site equipment and per Operations and Maintenance Manuals.

Carrying out all duties as per training received both internal and external.

Using all PPE that is provided by management.

Carrying out best hygiene practices at all times.

Calibration of online monitors.

Calibration of all dosing pumps.

Preventative and general maintenance of equipment.

Preventative and general maintenance of ultraviolet light equipment.

Routine inspections and cleaning of all source screens.

Routine inspections and cleaning of raw water holding tanks.

Chemical top-ups.

Ordering of required chemicals, done through head office.

Trouble shooting problems.

Adjusting chemical dosing.

Cleaning of all areas and buildings.

Cutting/spraying and landscaping requirements as necessary.

Recording all on-site data, manually and electronically.

Population and generation of Monthly Status Reports (MSR’s) for each WTP under your control.

Reporting all issues to management.

Sludge management.

Process Audits.

Generation of a weekly report on the Friday of each week in terms of general WTP operation and weekly look-ahead for work to be completed for the following week.


An electrical or mechanical fitter background is desirable.

Ability to work as part of a team with excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

Ability to manage time when given a work list, including continuous feedback to line manager on work close-out.

Ability to use own initiative, problem solve and adjust as issues arise.

Full Driving License. 


Salary negotiable based on experience.

Excellent benefits package


Colm Ashmore is the consultant managing this position.

If you are a General Operative interested in roles based in Ireland, you can contact Colm by e-mail at or phone +353-1-7978720 for a confidential chat.

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