Purge and Relight Meter Worker
Balfour Beatty
Manchester
About the role
Balfour Beatty has an opportunity for a Purge and Relight Meter Worker to join our Gas & Water business unit to work in the North West and West Midlands.

What you'll be doing
As a Purge and Relight Meter Worker you will have the following responsibilities:

As a purge and relight engineer you will work supporting mains replacement throughout both areas independently.
This will involve carrying out any pipework alterations required if meter relocations are required, gas safety checks to re-establish gas supplies and visual inspections of all appliances including carrying out any unsafe procedures processes as per gas safe regulations.

Who we're looking for

You will have:
Minimum, CCN1 or CESP1 and MET1 or MET4 qualifications, with Metering and Pipework skills and experience, plus the knowledge and capability to extend your skills to the required level;
Once trained, your basic hours will be 40 with various work patterns including shifts and Stand-by;

Why work for us
Day in, day out, our teams deliver amazing projects in challenging conditions; developing, managing and maintaining the vital infrastructure and public spaces that modern economies, societies and communities rely on.

About us
Balfour Beatty’s Gas & Water teams work in the UK and internationally, providing expertise and experience to support a stable and safe supply of these vital services.

Working on long-term, large-scale contracts, we build close, collaborative relationships with our clients. Our teams bring technical knowledge and in-depth industry experience to projects, provide exceptional customer service and introduce innovative approaches to minimise disruption to local residents, businesses and the environment.

Our water operations cover the whole lifecycle of networks, including clean and waste water mains, metering, treatment facilities and other essential infrastructure. Working closely with the supply chain, we employ industry-leading approaches like BIM and offsite construction to bring cost and time efficiencies to projects.

In the gas sector, we work to expand and renew underground mains, often in busy and high-impact residential and commercial areas. We work closely with clients to manage and plan work intelligently in these areas, minimising the impact this essential work has on local communities.

We value diversity and celebrate individual differences, believing that our inclusive culture helps the business continue to grow as a strong, dynamic and innovative organisation.

Balfour Beatty is a corporate signatory to WISE (Women in Science & Engineering) and a member of Stonewall's Diversity Champions programme. Our aim is to attract more people from diverse backgrounds to help us build on our inclusive culture. We are a member of the workingmums.co.uk Top Employers' Charter through which we demonstrate our commitment to enabling parents to progress and enhance their careers whilst managing the challenges of family life.

Balfour Beatty is also Gold Award holders in the Ministry of Defence 'Employer Recognition Scheme' and actively encourage applications from Armed Forces personnel, veterans and reservists.

Job Reference: UK13550