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Water Risk Planner
The purpose of this role will be to develop, deliver and maintain robust DWSPs for potable water infrastructure and non-infrastructure assets that identify potential risks and quality deterioration, as a member of the in-house DWSP team.
You will be seen as Southern Water's expert for DWSPs.
You will work to ensure that Southern Water meets regulatory and legal obligations for DWSPs maintaining and implementing the DWSP policies and protocols and establishing a collaborative framework with all stakeholders.
You will fulfil the obligations of the Water Supply (Water Quality) Regulations and Water Framework Directive in order to fully sustain the DWSPs.
You will maintain the policy and frameworks for management of a risk based DWSP and implement the approach in Southern Water. You will also work to integrate the Distribution and Operating Maintenance Strategy (DOMS) into the Network DWSPs.
We are looking for someone with technical expertise to support the implementation of comprehensive DWSPs who can confidently communicate across all areas and levels of the Organisation and build and maintain complex relationships across an external interface with the DWI, in support of the management of the regulator by the Environment and Quality Team.
You will need to have experience of implementing Drinking Water Safety Plans within the UK Water Industry and possess knowledge of and experience of the operation of potable water systems. An understanding of water quality issues relating to water supply and distribution is also required.
You will need to think creatively to continuously improve the DWSP processes and have a proven ability to assimilate information to develop improvements and risk mitigation in all aspects of potable water.
We are looking for an ability to motivate people across the business without direct line management authority, as well as excellent communications skills.
Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.
Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application.
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