CWL1759 - Operational Supervisor Waste Water - Sligo/Leitrim Area

Operational Supervisor Waste Water

Role Description

Coffey Water Limited requires an Operational Supervisor to be part of an Operating team that ensures the treatment of sewage and waste water to the required standard within the Sligo Leitrim area. The ideal candidate must be willing to develop and learn within the role and have the flexibility and competence to operate and maintain multiple sites


  • Manage a team of operators at the various Waste water treatment plant sites and liaise with supporting M&E teams to complete reactive and proactive maintenance
  • Ensure correct compliance to required EC Directives, Contractual and other company standards and procedures including Health & Safety
  • Induct and supervise outside contractors when carrying out work on capital works at various sites, including the provision of detailed technical process information to strategic partners
  • Participate in arrangements and cover for annual leave and sickness for area of operation
  • Participate in and manage an out of hour’s standby system
  • Liaise and co-ordinate with Operations Management and team members on operating activities and to formulate effective process control
  • Identify commercial and optimisation opportunities and execute commercial responsibilities
  • Complete daily, weekly and monthly reports (Internal and external)
  • Work with Design Build Project Managers to minimise impact of upgrade works and also to manage process commissioning activities.

Key Skills/Qualifications

  • Degree/Diploma in Environmental Science or related discipline
  • Minimum of 5 years related experience in Water/ Waste Water Operations
  • Ability to lead and support efforts to continually improve business practices and processes to maximize business unit resources and achieve operational excellence as well as setting long range targets.
  • Ability to communicate in a professional and articulate manner to convey expectations and achieve results.
  • Ability to build effective relationships, provide leadership and engage teams to deliver on results
Coffey Group, Athenry, Co. Galway, Ireland Tel: +353 91 844356 Fax: +353 91 844519 Email: