Main Purpose of the Job:
To Manage and take responsibility for installation/maintenance/service/repair/specification/of pumps and associated control systems including electrical installations.
A call out rota is in operation and you will be required to take your turn. Refer to your supervisor for more detailed information.
Range ( mainly industrial ) including the following :
• Self Priming
• Positive displacement
• Bore Hole
Duties : All works as outlined on the job sheets complying with
Company H&S procedures including method, risk assessments and
Installation/repair/maintenance of control panels
Wiring in motors/ floats/switches
Analysis of pump fault on site, upon investigation supervision of corrective action i.e. repair in workshop, motor rewind (external supplier).
Removal of faulty pumps, in situ, valving off and ensuring electrics are safe. Upon completion of workshop repair, installation of pump on site ensuring unit in full safe working order.
Maintenance/ Service of pumps (duration usually every 6 months)
Checking the following:
• Installation test
• Electrics sound i.e. ‘not down to earth’.
• Mechanical seals good.
• Check all associated equipment e.g. display panel lighting.
• Water / air pressure.
• Control panel
• After inspection undertaken, service report completed and issued to customer
New pump – installation on site ensuring units fit into existing pipework.
Set up overload on contactor and test.
Show customer how unit works, ensuring customer signs for unit when installation/ instruction undertaken satisfactorily.
Booster Sets – Repair/ service/ installation, checking pressure/valves and electrics.
Work Radius : UK Mainland. Works may be either in the company workshops or external site locations as specified by your supervisor. You must have a full driving Licence and you own transport to get to Bedford
Call out Rota: Weekly 24 hour call out rota to cover emergency call outs. Rota will be agreed between supervisor and engineering team. Please note on call outs Operation Managers will always be available by phone to assist with any site queries.