sewerage network operative




Sewerage network operatives maintain sewerage systems which remove and transport wastewater and sewerage. They inspect pipes, pumping stations, and mains, looking for leaks or other faults, and repair any problems. They clear blockages, and perform maintenance duties, using network maps and specialised software.

Alternative label

  • wastewater distribution equipment operative

  • sewerage system maintenance operative

  • sewerage network clearing operative

  • wastewater systems operative

  • wastewater system operative

  • wastewater infrastructure operative

  • sewerage network maintenance operative

  • sewerage network inspection operative

  • wastewater infrastructure operator

  • wastewater network operative

  • sewerage network operator

  • sewerage network repair operative

  • wastewater treatment works operative

Regulatory aspect

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Essential skills and competences

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Optional skills and competences

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