1) The tissue in plants that brings water upward from the roots;
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Our products and services move, treat, analyze, monitor and return water to the environment, in public utility, industrial, residential and commercial building services settings. We develop and provide technologies that improve the way water is used, managed, conserved and re-used. Xylem also provides a leading portfolio of smart metering, network technologies and advanced analytics solutions for water, electric and gas utilities.
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The Role: Xylem seeks to hire a rental engineer o undertake the installation, maintenance, and repair of Flygt Submersible pumps and associated Pump Rental Equipment, throughout the assigned region.
Essential Duties/Principal Responsibilities:
Supporting the Rental Team with temporary installation, repair and refurbishment of submersible and surface mounted pumping equipment, sewage treatment plants and all associated components, including control systems, valves and pipework.
As part of a team and lone working supporting a reactive type of work that requires the successful candidate to be quick thinking, and adaptable.
Isolate, dismantle and inspect pumping equipment, including moving parts and lubricants.
Install and commission temporary Rental equipment and all associated apparatus.
Lifting of access covers, pumping equipment and all associated components from ground level to an approximate depth of 10m using the appropriate tools supplied by Xylem Water Solution UK Ltd.
Working in an outdoor environment in different weather conditions on a daily basis.
Driving a company vehicle to the standard required by Xylem Water Solution UK Ltd, as detailed in the Company policy to and from scheduled and reactive calls.
To undertake additional duties as required, commensurate with the level of the job.
Standard hours of work are 39 per week however a totally flexible working attitude is necessary to meet the client and business needs. In addition evening/weekend on-call duties will be necessary on a rotating basis.
Minimum Qualifications: Education, Experience, Skills, Abilities, License/Certification:
L2 EAL NVQ Diploma Performing Engineering Operations - Mechanical 60082641L2 EAL Award in Industrial Environment Awareness 50061471Employment L3 EAL NVQ Mechanical or similar.
Electrically qualified to City & Guilds 2330 Level 3 or industry equivalent, (including 17th/ 18th Edition)
ECS/ JIB Gold Skills Card Holder (beneficial not essential)
Good knowledge of pumps/pumping systems.
Full driving licence.