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Working with Saur

Saur is a leading water industry specialist, supplying safe drinking water and the latest in waste water and waste management to domestic and commercial customers around the world.

With operations throughout Europe and the UK, the Middle East and Africa, and a headquarters in France, Saur employs over 13,000 people and has an excellent reputation for quality and service.

Here in Scotland, we operate the Wastewater Treatment Works in Dalmuir on behalf of Scottish Water. This facility serves more than 600,000 people over an area of around 200,000 square miles. It is a sophisticated treatment facility that ensures that residents and businesses receive a reliable clean water supply and that waste water is treated safely in accordance with regulations and legislation.

Why work for Saur?

We work in one of the most vital industries in the world, so no matter what your role here, your job matters. We’re looking for enthusiastic people who want to work in a company that takes its responsibilities seriously. We friendly and accommodating and we work closely with our local communities so that they are confident in our ability to manage their water supplies.

We’re a fair and equal employer with a positive culture and a focus on opportunity and progression wherever possible. Our salaries and benefits are industry-standard and we are proud of our reputation for dedication and progressive thinking.

Read about our diverse workforce here.

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Current job vacancies

We currently have the following vacancies. You can download a full job description and apply by sending your CV and a covering letter to

Deputy Maintenance Manager - Glasgow

We are looking for a maintenance manager deputy role to work alongside the maintenance manager to help ensure the optimum operation of the wastewater treatment plant. Duties include preventive and corrective day-to-day maintenance activities, covering the maintenance manager position when he is off duty or engaged with specific projects, assisting in the management of the team (electrical and mechanical technician) of 6 employees, and driving our safety culture amongst the team.

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Electrical Technician – Glasgow – Full-time - £24,000 - £27,000 per annum

The primary duties of the position include skilled execution of planned & corrective electrical maintenance activities, ensuring reliable condition and robust performance of numerous and varied items of plant and equipment across the SAUR Services West of Glasgow site. Fault finding and root cause failure identification, a proactive approach to defect correction and reporting with a sound ability for swift breakdown resolution in emergency process situations. Co-ordination with existing maintenance, operations and process departments as well as adopting safe working techniques and good overall engineering practice.

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Centrifuge and Plant Operator – Glasgow – Permanent, full-time - £19,000 - £21,000 per annum

Saur Glasgow is looking for a dedicated person to join the company as Centrifuge and Plant Operator. This is an important role within the operation of the business and involves working alongside the Process and Maintenance teams.

The primary duties of the position include the operation of the Sludge Management Centre, including the Centrifuge, Centrifuge feed and associated chemical dosage operations. The successful candidate will either have previous experience in a similar role, or will be a new graduate from the Water School. They will have a good working knowledge of pneumatic and hydraulic systems and be committed and focused with excellent interpersonal skills. Good written and spoken English is essential, as is a clean driving licence and the ability to work as part of a focused team.

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