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Vacancy - Operations Technician (Sub-Contractor) Galashiels

Vacancy - Operations Technician (Sub-Contractor) Galashiels

Operations Technician (Sub-Contractor)

Panton McLeod – Galashiels
£82.01 a day – Temporary

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Operations Technician to join our team based in Tweedbank a few minutes drive from Galashiels.

Panton McLeod is a specialist water engineering firm providing cleaning and inspections to the drinking water industry.

We are looking to recruit Operations Technicians with a ‘can do’ attitude.

Activities include, but are not limited to:

Cleaning and disinfection of drained potable water tanks and service reservoirs
Providing support to teams conducting pressure tests and chlorination of water pipelines
Panton McLeod operates nationwide and requires a regular amount of travel. The successful applicants must, therefore, be flexible to work away as required by the company. We place an emphasis on a valued based work culture and pride ourselves on looking after our staff.

Duties will include:

- Cleaning and disinfection of drained drinking water tanks and service reservoirs

- Support in conducting pressure tests and full chlorination of water pipelines

- Carry out small repairs and maintenance of potable water tanks as requested

- Assist in inspecting and cleaning full water tanks using small robotic vehicles

- Develop and maintain a great working relationship with clients

- Ensure all health and safety processes are followed and all equipment used is maintained and exceptionally clean


- the applicant must currently hold a valid Driving Licence.

- flexibility to work overtime and weekends

- willingness to travel as part of the role and stay away overnight regularly

Desirable but not essential would be:

proven experience from the Water or Utilities industry, Confined Spaces, CSCS and EUSR/DOMS water hygiene certificates. However, comprehensive training will be provided.

We offer a competitive initial starting day rate of £82.01 plus great overtime opportunity. This day rate will increase in the first year subject to satisfactory progress being made in role.

To be considered for this role, please apply today

Please provide a current CV and covering letter.

Further information about the Company can be seen at

Job Type: Temporary

Salary: £82.01 /day

Required license or certification:

Driving License

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