Water Hygiene Technician & Trainee

  • Apprenticeship Reference: 1155712493-2
  • Date Posted: 3 November 2023
  • Apprentice Employer: Acorn by Synergie
  • Location: Bristol
  • Apprentice Pay: £20,000 to £28,000
  • Apprenticeship Sector: Driving, Health and Safety, Trades
  • Apprenticeship Type: Permanent

About this Apprenticeship

Acorn is seeking experienced and Trainee Water Hygiene Technicians for their client based near Berkeley, Gloucestershire. This is a great opportunity to retrain, as no experience is necessary - although a background in plumbing or building maintenance would be beneficial.

As a Trainee Water Hygiene Technician, you may have some basic knowledge of water systems and have ideally worked in a customer facing role previously. You will have a friendly flexible approach to your job and be confident in working as part of a team as well as independently.

In return for your hard work and dedication our client will give you the opportunity to develop your career further, they will mentor, train, and support you in order for you to grow within the business.


Temperature monitoring, routine sampling, and analysing water systems
Assist with tank cleaning and disinfection
Showerhead cleaning and descaling
Assist with cleaning and chlorination on both hot and cold-water systems and cooling towers
CWST inspections
Assist with the maintenance and servicing of TMVs

Essential skills and qualifications:

Experience in a customer-facing role
Full UK driving license
Basic IT skills (able to use phone/tablet to record information, take photos, etc.)
Attention to detail
Competent in working independently
Organised - can manage their own paperwork and expenses

Desirable skills and qualifications:

Experience of water systems
Plumbing or Water Hygiene Qualifications
Health and Safety Training i.e., Working at Height, Asbestos Awareness, COSHH
Enhanced DBS check completed in the last 2 years

Salary: 20,000 to 28,000 dependent on experience per annum + company vehicle

Please note: this post is only open to persons over 21, due to insurance

Acorn by Synergie acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment.