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Who are we?

Thames Water is the UK’s largest water and wastewater company. We make a daily difference to our 15 million customers by supplying 2.6 billion litres of water through 32,000 km’s of pipes, to keep taps flowing and toilets flushing. 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.

This role will involve:

We have a great opportunity for a Process Controller in our waste treatments business. This is an exciting role where you will be responsible for the day-to-day operations in the UK's 2nd largest Sewage Treatment Works, you will be working as part of a team to ensure the effective and continuous operation of the works 24 hours a day. You will also be responsible for operating the works according to internal company requirements, a regulatory quality standard, and to meet customer demand.

You will be required to process fault-finding and suitable rectification by first fix, raising issues to maintenance or management as required. Supporting process needs of contractors completing work to improve process reliability.

We’re looking for you to have:

  • A minimum of GCSE level Maths and English or equivalent
  • Completion of NVQ level 2 units, BTec or equivalent experience in addition to Appointed
  • Prepared to be trained in safety procedures including Confined Space Entry
  • Significant experience in a relevant industry and with experience of managing or controlling the relevant processes or networks
  • Fully competent at using the appropriate Company IT systems and Office software
  • Previous experience of SCADA systems would be an advantage

What’s in it for you:

Our competitive salary package includes an excellent contributory pension, 24 days holiday per year increasing to 28 with the length of service and a wider benefits scheme.

We’re proud of the positive ways of working we have adopted during the pandemic. We want to create a more flexible and dynamic environment so all our colleagues can thrive. For our office-based roles, we are moving to a hybrid approach where we will provide options around working from our offices, our operational sites, and home dependent on role/team/individual. This will be discussed during the assessment process.

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.

You can find out more in our working for us section of our website