This vacancy is now closed


This is a brilliant opportunity to join Thames Water’s Water Networks team at an exciting time as it continues its business and cultural transformation.  Our Water Network business provides our customers and communities with life’s essential service ‘Water,’ and this new role is crucial in ensuring we provide them with every day with the high-quality service they deserve.

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Analyst to provide excellent service to Thames Water customers, through the effective operation and maintenance of the Water Network.

This is a technical role that requires issuing, briefing the field teams and then subsequently analysing data (flow and pressure) that will be delivered by a multi-skilled field team.

This role requires a hybrid working format with a minimum of 2 days in the office.

What you’ll be doing as a Leakage Analyst

  • Risk assessment - timely completion of risk assessments required for the work impacting the clean water network.
  • Analysing Data - Evaluate and analyse operational information, understanding data integrity difficulties, to resolve basic and more complex problems.
  • Planning and Co-Ordinating work for the field team – ensuring that sufficient work is planned for the night resource, allowing the team to remain productive throughout the working week.

What should you bring to the role?

  • Having a degree in a suitable discipline like Engineering or possessing relevant practical industry experience working within a water network or leakage environment would be beneficial.
  • Possess good analytical, problem-solving, and negotiating skills and extreme willingness to learn and work hard to drive their career within Thames Water.
  • Be fully competent at using the appropriate company IT systems and office software.

What’s in it for you?

This is an exciting role and gives the successful person a great chance to make improvements and grow within the role.

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 including our benefits hub, which is packed with offers and information to save you money and support your well-being.

Working hours: 36 hours per week.

Base Location: Ashford Common, West London

Who are we?

At Thames Water, our purpose is crystal clear - to deliver life’s essential service so our customers, communities and planet can thrive.

Water is life’s great leveller. Every living thing needs it, every single day. From people to plants, birds to bees, farms to factories, we all need it to thrive, and we’re committed to taking care of it for us all.

But keeping water flowing is becoming harder. From scorching summers to wetter winters, extreme weather affects everything from our pipes to our local rivers. We must keep millions more kettles boiling, public services operating, washing machines spinning, showers running and more, so every drop is more precious than ever. Are you ready to play your part?


Working at Thames Water

At Thames Water, we recognise that people are at the heart of our business. To help us succeed in providing life's essential service, we need a range of skills and capabilities, representative of society throughout our business.

We seek to attract and retain a cultural mix of people who can offer different but complementary attitudes, values, talents, and knowledge. We understand the importance of appreciating and harnessing the unique skills, experiences, backgrounds, and differences that each individual brings.

Our over-arching diversity and inclusion aim is to ensure Thames Water is a diverse and inclusive great place to work. We encourage applications from everyone and offer extra support for those who need it throughout the recruitment process.

Find out more about working at Thames Water.

When a crisis happens, we all rally around to support our customers. As part of Team Thames, you’ll have the opportunity to sign up to support our customers on the frontline as an ambassador. Full training will be given for what is undoubtedly an incredibly rewarding experience. It’s also a great opportunity to learn more about our business, meet colleagues and earn some extra money along the way.

Disclaimer: due to the high volume of applications we receive, we may close the advert earlier than the advertised date. We encourage you to apply as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.