Water Hygiene Engineer

Find out more about the vacancy and why you should work with H2O below.


About the role

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Undertake monitoring and maintenance of building water services as part of the Legionella Control Program in accordance with ACoP L8 and HSG 274 guidelines
  • Previous experience of working within L8 guidance and Cleaning and Disinfection of water systems is required
  • Conduct monitoring inspections which will involve temperature testing of water outlets. TMV’s , inspection of cold water storage tanks and hot water storage vessels, water sample collection and showerhead disinfection
  • Carry out inspections which will be undertaken using a Tablet and web based electronic log book system
  • Responsible for self based delivery of a range of water hygiene related services in accordance with current legislation
  • A good working knowledge of cooling systems, closed systems and hot and cold water systems is desirable
  • This challenging and varied role offers the successful applicant an excellent opportunity for career development within an expanding business
  • You will report in to the Service Delivery Manager


  • Demonstrate previous experience in a similar role
  • Demonstrate working knowledge of the respective legislation and guidance materials (ACoP L8, HSG 274 , Water Regulations)
  • Full UK Driving License

Personal Specification:

  • Team player who is willing to get involved to achieve company objectives
  • Good communication skills and able to adapt to audience presenting a professional image
  • Demonstrates honesty, loyalty and commitment
  • The successful applicant will be responsible for their own workloads on a daily basis
  • You should be able to work efficiently upon your own initiative


Full-time, Permanent | Salary: £20,000.00-£27,000.00 per year | Willingness to travel 25% (required)


Flexitime | Monday to Friday | Overtime | Weekend availability


  • Company car
  • Company events
  • Company pension
  • Employee discount
  • Flexitime
  • Private dental insurance
  • Private medical insurance
  • Referral programme


  • Legionella: 2 years (required)

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    Key factors

    There are some key elements we expect of the team which play an integral part of the success in this role:

    • Flexibility is a must
    • Able to multitask
    • Communication skills
    • Problem solving skills
    • Customer service focus
    • Nationwide coverage
    • Excellent time management
    • Strong organisational skills
    • You will be highly motivated, flexible and can work unsupervised to get result in an effective way
    • Customer focused, taking time to meet the needs of the customer
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    Why choose H2O?

    We welcome our clients into our family at H2O, there’s a reason that our customers stick with us!

    We’re a family business; we go above and beyond every single day.

    Rely on us to be your trusted partner, providing a complete solution to ACoP L8/HSG274 compliance. We cover everything from legionella risk assessments to water treatment, remedial plumbing/mechanical tasks to end-to-end water tank replacement, we do it all. 


    • Our family of expert engineers, consultants and technical specialists work tirelessly to provide you with a comprehensive, market-leading and cost-effective water compliance service.
    • Water compliance isn’t a one-size-fits-all deal. We tailor our services to each and every one of our clients, ensuring that your exact needs are met at all times.
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    The very best customer service


    Everyone says this, but we really mean it. 

    We welcome our clients into our H2O family, treating their water system(s) as if they were our own, guaranteeing both compliance and stellar service at all times. 

    Need something? We’ll sort it. There’s a very good reason why we have a 98% client retention rate.

    Cost-effective professional solutions


    By really learning and understanding all about your organisation, we’re able to fully tailor our solution to your requirements, resulting in a service that is both of the highest quality and the best value for money. 

    We understand that a lot is riding on getting your water hygiene right. We’re the ones who will get it right, every time.

    Expert delivery, family feel


    We’re specialists, we only hire the best of the best.

    However, we also build strong relationships, both with our team and with our clients, meaning that you can rest assured that all of our services will be delivered by someone you can trust and who you’ll want to have a cup of tea with, too!

    Innovation at every opportunity


    We’re young and we’re agile. This means that we’re innovating in ways that the dinosaurs in the industry simply can’t keep up with.

    We’re constantly developing company processes, products and services; we encourage open dialogue, welcoming suggestions and valuing input from our clients; we’re working towards ISO 9001 Quality Management System and ISO 14001 Environmental Management system, and we’re making consistent strides towards going green wherever possible, with eco-friendly vans, cycle to work schemes and more!

    The very best customer service
    Cost-effective professional solutions
    Expert delivery, family feel
    Innovation at every opportunity


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