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This is a role requiring water network industry knowledge. Delivering training courses both in the classroom and several practical elements working outside, using training rigs. Opportunity to be involved in the creation of new learning content. Primarily to work within the technical training team but with the opportunity to upskill for H&S delivery.

What you’ll be doing as a Technical Training Consultant

  • Ensure a standardised high level of delivery across the Thames Water campus in line with all Thames Water training delivery standards. 
  • Identify opportunities for development of existing training material in-line with changes to process, legislation, or equipment to meet the needs of individual and collective business areas.
  • Review all learning to identify possible amendments to delivery medium without impacting message or competency outcomes, working closely with the wider business, Operations, Health and Safety, L&D Managers and Design Studio to determine most favourable outcome for learners.
  • Maintain knowledge of field operations including processes, asset standard amendments and regulatory requirements, implementing any changes to training materials as required.
  • Work with key stakeholders across Thames Water to identify training needs and identify opportunities to drive trainer and competency efficiencies.
  • The ability to support the design and delivery of training as required including excellent planning and communication skills.

Base Location: Flexible base locations at one of our sites - Hybrid

Working Pattern or hours: 36 Hours

What you should bring to the role 

  • Excellent communication and engagement skills
  • Passion to share knowledge and experience while supporting the learner journey.
  • Training delivery background
  • Willingness to travel across the Thames Water region to deliver training
  • Training qualification and/or IOSH/NEBOSH qualifications are desirable
  • Full UK driving licence

What’s in it for you? 

  • Competitive salary from £43,000 pa, depending on experience
  • Annual Leave- 26 days holiday per year increasing to 30 with the length of service (Plus bank holidays)
  • Contributory pension – Defined Contribution - Maximum of 12% -2x employee contribution
  • Personal Medical Assessments – Open to all once a year
  • Wider benefits scheme including our benefits hub, which is packed full of offers and information to save you money and support your wellbeing

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 need to 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, so we encourage you to apply as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.