Legionella Risk Assessor

HydroChem UK Ltd is a water treatment company, based in the North East of England, with a UK wide customer base. The company operates SafeWater, a water hygiene monitoring program to give legionella compliance as well as covering all other aspects of water treatment works including tank cleans, service calls and plant installation.

A city and Guild qualified, Legionella Risk Assessor, is required to join the team. The successful applicants will be required to work individually as well as part of a team when required. Flexibility is essential as the job involves travelling around the country, overnight stays and limited weekend overtime work as required. Experience within the water industry and L8 is required with City and Guilds Legionella Risk assessor qualifications for domestic, hospitality, and leisure sites. Whilst on site the successful candidate will be liaising with clients and therefore an incredibly professional manner is vital. The position reports to the Operational Supervisors.

Key Responsibilities

  • To undertake legionella Risk Assessment work including Site survey, write ups and schematics.
  • Deliver Legionella Awareness Training to clients
  • To liaison with, and support clients whilst on site to develop strong working relationships and longevity of contracts

Key Skills and Experience

  • Good working knowledge of HSG 274 and 282.
  • At least two-year experience of Risk Assessment Work
  • Effective communication skills essential
  • Good computer skills, including word, Excel and Power Point
  • Conscientious and flexible with a good work ethic.

    Please send your C.V. to all applications will be tret confidential.


    We’re a market leading chemical manufacturer, we sell into hospitality, leisure, manufacturing, water treatment and engineering sectors across the country. We need an experienced technically minded Salesperson/Manager with experience of selling technical consumables into industrial markets to cover the UK.

    BASIC SALARY: Up to £50,000 plus Bonus.


    An opportunity has arisen for an experienced Salesperson/Manager to take responsibility for the UK and really make it their own. There has not been a great deal of business development in the last few years so you should be able to excel, there will also be several existing accounts to up-sell into. We would prefer you to be a hunter who can also feed and develop our team.

    You will be selling a range of chemicals and equipment used in the cleaning, preparation, and decontamination within various applications across engineering, industrial, and construction environments.

    You will be selling into industrial end users and distributors within the hospitality, leisure, manufacturing, water treatment and engineering sectors including industrial automotive.

    As part of our team, managing various industrial markets in the UK, you will be supported and mentored by an experienced technical sales chemist.


    • Develop New Business 75% – You will find and develop new end user business, often jointly with our team. Understand customers process or application requirements and providing a suitable solution and turning that solution into sound commercial sales.
    • Account Management 25% – You will manage several existing and well-established clints across the UK. There is so much opportunity to up-sell, cross sell and introduce new products to them.


    • We would be delighted to receive applications from sales specialists or time served technically minded personnel within the technical consumable / chemicals market and you’re looking to develop your career with a market leading chemical manufacturer.
    • You will already have experience of chemical sales.
    • You will have experience and exposure in the chemical market.
    • Have sold direct to end users rather than channel
    • Demonstrable record of accomplishment in managing accounts
    • Someone who is prepared to go the extra mile
    • Clean driving licence

      Please send your C.V. to all applications will be tret confidential..

      Good people are hard to find!

      If you are looking for work in the sectors below, please send in your C.V. and we will contact you as soon as an opening becomes available and before we advertise the role online. So, this is your chance to get ahead.

      We love initiative-taking professionals with experience managing an existing client base whilst ensuring our service delivery and products exceed our clients’ requirements. If this, is you! email us now.

      • Water Treatment Engineer
      • Water Hygiene Engineer
      • Chemical Cleaning Engineer
      • Remedial Plumber
      • Risk Assessor
      • Account Manager

      Please send your C.V. to all applications will be tret confidential.

      Contact us

      To learn more about our services and products, or to get advice or more details, just get in touch. 

      The full range of HydroChem Services:

      Water Treatment - Industrial

      We are leading supplier of Legionella compliance services, water hygiene risk assessment, water treatment, installations and maintenance.

      Water Treatment - Domestic

      Assessing systems that may pose a risk to exposure to legionella, including humidifiers, air washers, emergency showers and indoor ornamental fountains.

      Risk assessment

      Ensuring all commercial premises have a statutory duty to control the risk of legionella bacteria in water systems. 

      Water Hygiene

      Protecting the public from hazards associated with bacteria in water systems particularly Legionella.


      We offer an extensive range of water treatment chemicals to suit all processes and requirements.

      Chemical Cleaning & Disinfections

      We have dedicated teams of experienced engineers to diagnose and give site specific recommendations.

      Plant & Equipment

      We offer a vast range to ensure that processes are effectively operated to their maximum advantage and costs.


      After a Legionella risk assessment, it is likely that corrective or improvement works are required to bring your system up to compliance.

      Air & Surface Remediation

      Our protocols allow a building or site be kept clean, environmentally sound and free of contamination.

      Online Shop

      We sell a range of products to assist with water treatment, to both industrial and individual customers.