Assistant Technician - Hitchin - ref 1144

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

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.

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.

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

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

Role Type: Permanent

Location: Hitchin and London 

Salary and Benefits:

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

Please apply by sending your CV and a cover letter to

"The customer focus and flexibility of Z-Tech makes it easy for a water utility to deal with. When we have a large and complex programme to deliver, planning every detail can be a challenge. Working with Z-Tech means that we can maintain delivery, knowing that resources are available to pick up the loose ends."

Jim Grandison, Thames Water