Data Analytics Graduate

Posted a week ago by South West Water

Exeter, Devon, United Kingdom

Are you a Graduate looking for the next move in starting and growing your career?

Part of the Pennon group, at South West Water we believe that the strongest businesses are built on solid, stable foundations - with a vision and a culture that gives them the freedom to change, improve and innovate. We’re responsible for providing reliable, efficient and high-quality drinking water and wastewater services for the beautiful South West area. And we have huge ambitions. Not only are we committed to reaching net zero by 2030, but we’ve also partnered with wildlife charities, National Parks and local partners to help ensure a better future for generations to come. So, if you want to be part of a diverse team where opportunities flow and fresh ideas are welcomed, #JustAddWater.

We currently have an opportunity available for a Data Analytics Graduate to join our Environmental Performance team in ExeterJoining us on a full-time, permanent basis, you will receive a competitive salary of £25,500 per annum, increasing to £30,000 over the 2 years, plus excellent benefits including relocation support and an annual bonus.

What’s it all about?

The Data Analytics Graduate will assist with the development of Storm and Emergency overflow assessments and data analytics.  It will also support data collation and visualisation for compliance assessment, and the development of the management systems for Event Duration Monitoring and Flow compliance assessment.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Assist the Waste Water Performance Team to develop the necessary management system covering all aspects of EDM
  • Support the development of the EDM asset database and inventory (SMARTS)
  • Investigate and report on the application of the ‘significance’ threshold to storm overflows
  • Investigate improvements to the Asset Data and Risk Management Portal, especially information relating to storm overflows and pumping station assets
  • Assist with flow to full treatment compliance assessment and setting up relevant processes and systems and tracking maintenance activities

What we are looking for:

  • Strong analytical approach to data and data quality
  • Strong computer skills, knowledge of programming is advantageous but not essential
  • High-quality technical skills
  • Good organisational skills
  • Ability to learn quickly
  • A logical approach to problem-solving
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

What's in it for you:

We know that the support and commitment of our staff is key to our success so you will receive the opportunity for ongoing development and training for a long-term career with us. We’re one of the largest companies in the South West and are proud to have been awarded Investors in People recognition.

In return, we offer an excellent range of benefits including:

  • Generous holiday allowance plus bank holidays
  • Relocation Support
  • A discretionary Annual Bonus
  • Competitive Contributory Pension
  • Access to the Company Sharesave Scheme
  • Various health benefits
  • And more!

Be yourself, we like it that way. Together, we will build a culture of belonging, where inclusion is instinctive. Diversity is our strength and a reflection of our communities. We care, we value everyone, we celebrate uniqueness.

Our core values which are essential to our success are:

  • Trusted - We do the right thing for our customers and stakeholders.
  • Collaborative - We forge strong relationships working together to make a positive impact.
  • Responsible - We keep our promises to our customers, communities, and each other.
  • Progressive - We are always looking for new ways to improve and make life better.

Closing date: 20th February 2022

If you are looking for a new challenge, please click apply now to be considered as our Data Analytics Graduate - we look forward to receiving your application.

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