Job reference: 1133 - Assistant Technician

We are looking for an outgoing person, with an appetite to learn and possessing excellent communication skills.

This is a great opportunity for an enthusiastic individual who fits our company values and is keen to learn and develop their skills in a forward thinking company. Future progression will be encouraged. We are looking for someone who will assist a Metering Technician in their day to day role.

Z-Tech is a fast growing company with a modern HQ in Swavesey near Cambridge and a busy office in East London.  We are an up-beat, lively organisation and hold regular social events. It is essential that potential new recruits are pro-active and highly motivated. As an innovative company we deliver high-quality services to our customers in Power, Water and Rail industries.

Duties will include:

  • Assisting the lead technician
  • Provide back-up to other teams as required
  • Following company procedures
  • Completing works to deadlines

Experience and Skills:

  • Water Industry experience preferable although not essential
  • Preferably worked within an engineering or technical environment although not essential
  • Valid UK driving license
  • Be a team player and also able to work under own initiative
  • EUSR and Confined Space Certificates advantageous but not a necessity as full training will be provided

Personal Attributes:

  • Focused, hardworking, flexible, motivated, organised, adaptable, professional, reliable

Location: You will be required to travel within the United Kingdom to work at company premises, customer sites and other locations as reasonably necessary.

Role Type: Permanent

Salary and Benefits:

  • Up to £11.00 per hour dependent upon experience, plus company pension.

Please apply by sending your CV to Charlotte at

"Z-Tech has proven a professional and technical approach to delivery on our automation projects. This has resulted in a long-term business relationship built upon good service, project delivery and trust."

Philip Smith, Johnson Matthey PLC