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Who are we?

Thames Water is the UK’s largest water and wastewater company. We make a daily difference to millions of customers by supplying 2.7 billion litres of world-class water to around 10 million homes. We are an essential service and have operated throughout the Covid19 pandemic. 

At Thames Water, every one of our actions, big and small, matters every day. Water is essential to daily life, and that means our business is always open.

What you will be doing

This is an exciting opportunity to really make a difference in one or our most critical roles within Waste Treatment as a front-line performance manager. You will have two key accountabilities; firstly, to manage and support your team and secondly to manage the process.

You will be responsible for the day-to-day operations and improvement of 15 sewage treatment works to ensure delivery of regulatory compliance within strict budgets and lead and develop a team of around 7 multi-skilled technicians, mechanics.

Please note, this role is covering a number of a number of sites South of Reading including Aldermaston, Arborfield, Ashford Hill, Burghfield, Kingsclere, Midgham, Stratfield Mortimer, Sherborne St John, Sherfield on Loddon, Silchester, Stratfield Saye, Sulhamstead, Wolverton Common & Townsend, Woolhampton. 

We’re looking for you to:

  • Have excellent people and performance management skills to support and drive a team of mixed skills and abilities.
  • Have process or operational management experience with strong skills in engineering, finance, H&S and stakeholder engagement.
  • Be focused on health and safety within the team and on site.
  • Be excellent at organisation and risk management.
  • A valid driving licence is required to travel to a number of sites. 

What’s in it for you!

Our competitive salary package includes an excellent contributory pension, 26 days holiday per year increasing to 30 with the length of service and a wider benefits scheme.

Thames Water is a unique, rewarding and diverse place to work. If you join our team, you’ll enjoy fast-tracked career opportunities, flexible working arrangements and unparalleled benefits. We’re also proud to be an equal opportunity employer, Stonewall Diversity Champion and Disability Confident Leader and we are a Times Top 50 Employer for Women.

Click here to find out more about working at Thames Water