R&M Contract Supervisor. Thames Water
Rochester, United Kingdom
Repairs & Maintenance Contract Supervisor
November 2014 to Present
Field Operations Specialist
January 2011 to Present
Network Service Technician
March 2008 to January 2011
Leakage & Validation Technician
September 2004 to March 2008
Senior Operations Manager
March 1993 to October 2002
What company does Nico Swart work for?
Nico Swart works for Thames Water
What is Nico Swart's role at Thames Water?
Nico Swart is Repairs & Maintenance Contract Supervisor
What industry does Nico Swart work in?
Nico Swart works in the Utilities industry.
I'm objective driven, hard working, process adhering individual. I like involving my collegues to insure a uniformally excepted resolve to build team work. I feel I'm fair and decisive and expect a job done right the first timeRepairs & Maintenance Contract Supervisor @ Since November in R&M Supervisor Role to develop myself in different field. From November 2014 to Present (1 year 2 months) Field Operations Specialist @ I carry out complex operational invetisgations to facilitate planned or emergency repairs or to resolve small scale to complex problems which include large scale flooding to small scale pressure issues, seepage and loss of supply. Also insure viability of work to be undertaken by ensuring risk assesments, permits, workforce are ready and on board to minimise impact to customers. From January 2011 to Present (5 years) Network Service Technician @ I carry out complex operational activities and investigations including the isolation of the drinking water network to facilitate planned and emergency repairs and maintenance. I provide excellent customer service, enhancing the customers experience through my actions, professional approach and excellent communication. Resolving small scale to complex problems which include, large scale flooding from trunk mains, to small scale problems with individual dwellings. Network Investigations to resolve poor asset performance such as, high/low pressure, leakage, metering queries, loss of supply etc. Customer appointments to resolve problems with service such as billing enquiries, leaks on customers private pipe work, pressure issues, water regulations inspections, loss of supply. Field support for capital investment projects such as the ongoing Victorian Mains Replacement Project. From March 2008 to January 2011 (2 years 11 months) Leakage & Validation Technician @ I worked on the large drinking water 'trunk' mains (12" to 60" diameter) carrying out: leak detection including leak pinpointing correlating, assisting with repairs on the mains, valve operations, mains shuts, valve proving, pipe track inspections and tunnel walk inspections surveying mains for intergrity and operability, flow probe installation/removal and maintenance, operating Ruby and Rubet valve turning machines and equipment. I also worked as a seepage technincian solving complex cases of water ingress/egress where sources of the problems where not found using conventional methods. Leakage detection on the drinking water mians network by way of open sounding and correlating to pinpoint leaks. Network mains and valve validation including step testing, pressure testing and flow testing district meters, pressure Zero tests, zonal boundary valve and district boundary valve proving. Leak detection logging and point of interest follow-ups. Domestic and commercial customer side leak proving, detection and pinpointing. From September 2004 to March 2008 (3 years 7 months) Senior Operations Manager @ I was employed by various individual Spur Steak Ranches as operational manager of restuarant From March 1993 to October 2002 (9 years 8 months) South AfricaBDEG-HON BA/BSC HONOURS OPEN DEGREE., Business Administration and Management, General @ The Open University Business School From 2015 to 2020 A-Levels, Electrical and Electronics Engineering @ Port Natal High From 1987 to 1992 Nico Swart is skilled in: Network Administration, Process Flow, Customer Service, Control Valves, Valve Repair, Water Quality, Water Management, Water Supply, Water Treatment, Traffic Management, Health & Safety Advice, Time Management, People Development, Sales Operations, Sales Process
Introversion (I), Sensing (S), Thinking (T), Perceiving (P)
4 year(s), 5 month(s)
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