Operation Manager Leakage

Finlay Jude Associates Ltd
Tunbridge Wells
12 Feb 2019
12 Mar 2019
Engineering, Mining
Contract Type
Full Time

FJA are recruiting for a Leakage Operations Manager who will be based in London.

The Operation Manager will ideally possess a Leakage background however, we will consider someone who has a strong Utility and Networks background.

The Job:

  • Reporting to the Contract Manager on our London Contract within Thames Water
  • Responsible for the delivery of Leakage Detection services including Health and Safety and Customer Compliance
  • Excellent Line Management skills and Performance Management capability required
  • Must have drive and enthusiasm to develop staff
  • A strong analytical background is essential using systems such as Netbase 6 or Pi Waddis
  • Relevant management experience within the water industry or leakage detection


  • To manage a large mobile field operation team, across both day and night shifts.
  • Monitor DMA's using in house systems.
  • Report on leakage levels within DMAs.
  • Performance management
  • Ability to issue work and explain methods and strategy to technicians.
  • Be able to carry out DMA campaign management.


  • Must have water network management experience.
  • Strong analytical background
  • Experience of targeting DMAs for leakage activities.
  • Skilled in creating performance reports on Excel/Powerpoint.
  • Team working skills and the ability to help others.
  • Be positive, enthusiastic and motivated.
  • Knowledge of safe work practices.
  • Have the confidence to challenge current operational practices.

The role offers a fantastic package including car, accommodation and food allowance.

If you feel that this role is for you then click the 'apply now' button to apply.