Feed your curiosity, stretch your creativity, and work with a diverse group of talented people. If that sounds like an environment you'd thrive in, then a career at Detectronic could be for you.

Careers

Meaningful work, constant learning and brilliant people. There are so many reasons to bring your career here…

Homegrown talent
We invest in developing your talents with comprehensive learning and development programmes. We’ll challenge you with engaging work and we always look to promote from within first.

Environment
Our offices are casual and collaborative. Our head office in Colne, Lancashire is easy to get to, just 2 mins from the end of the M65. We work a 37.5 hour week as standard with some flexibility.
Benefits
We look for the best and the brightest so our salaries are competitive. You’ll accrue more holidays the longer you stay with us and as you look towards the end of your career, you’ll find our pension scheme generous.

Empowerment
Employees at every level are empowered to own their work from start to finish, helping us be as effective as possible and make a measurable impact on the business.

Available Opportunities

Almost everyone wants their career to be meaningful and fulfilling, working in the water industry sector can be just that. Helping water companies throughout the world to manage their complex waste water sewer networks, prevent flooding, reduce pollution and improve rivers and bathing water. Detectronic Ltd specialise in the design, manufacture and installation of wastewater flow, level and water quality monitoring equipment for smart network monitoring of sewerage, wastewater and trade effluent.

Being a market leader requires a great team with first class skills, and enthusiasm. If you would like to become part of the growing Detectronic family and take your career to a new level you should get in touch. Take a look below at the current vacancies we have available.

Data Screener – 2 positions available

6hrs per day, 5 days a week – remote working

Application form: HR-3-Application-Form-Iss-3-3.11.20 (2)
Job Description: Data Screener Job Description – Remote Working 12pm-6pm
Data Screener Job Description – Remote Working 6am-12pm

The Detectronic Data Centre monitors near real-time data and provides Screening, Analysis and the critically important Intervention-Reporting Services which help our Customers to Reduce Flooding, Reduce Sewer Flooding and Prevent Pollution of our watercourses. You will need excellent analytical skills together with a good understanding of using different software programmes and Microsoft Office packages. We have two positions available. One working 0600-1200 and the other 1200-1800. Full training will be provided.

software development lead

Application form: HR-3-Application-Form-Iss-3-3.11.20 (2)
Job Description: Software Development Lead November 2022

The Network-Monitoring Product Development and Data Analysis sections of our business are expanding rapidly, and we now need to recruit additional software engineers to join our hardware embedded and software product development team. You will provide technical leadership to the software development team through coaching and mentorship and have a driving interest in IoT, software development and embedded IT systems with a minimum of 5+ experience as a software developer.

production/workshop technician

Application form: HR-3-Application-Form-Iss-3-3.11.20 (2)
Job Description: Workshop Technician September 2022

If you have a keen interest in electronics and are looking for hands on experience, this position could be the perfect fit. As a production/workshop technician, you will be involved in the assembly, testing, calibration, servicing and repair of a range of electronic and intrinsically safe flow and level measurement instrumentation .

production/workshop Assistant

Application form: HR-3-Application-Form-Iss-3-3.11.20 (2)
Job Description: Workshop Trainee

You will assist in the repair, build, calibration and assembly of our range of water monitoring equipment, learning how the units work externally and internally. You’ll learn the in’s and out’s of working within regulatory standards and will learn stock control processes.

This is a varied role, no two days will be the same and you’ll get the chance to learn and grow. We are looking for a candidate with a mature outlook on life, is a team player, with a willingness and eagerness to learn and has initiative and wants to build a career.

Field Service Technician for SOUTH west

Application form: HR-3-Application-Form-Iss-3-3.11.20 (2)
Job Description: Field Service Assistant Technician Cornwall and Devon 24.3.2022

You will work as part of a small team predominantly in Devon and Cornwall carrying out installation, calibration and maintenance of Detectronic’s Smart Flow and Level monitors in the wastewater network.

To be successful you’ll be flexible, practical and have the ability and enthusiasm to learn new skills. The ability to identify and troubleshoot problems is important as is the ability to work unsupervised, so you’ll need to be self-motivated and well organised. A full driving licence is essential although you do not need your own vehicle.

Full training and on-going support is provided and all that is required is common sense and a “can-do” attitude.

This job will involve working in some confined spaces and requires a reasonable physical fitness level as well as being willing to work outdoors in all weather, but not all work is outdoors or challenging. For the right candidate this job will provide an interesting and stimulating challenge.

In return, we’ll give you a full training package, pension, company bonuses, 20 days holiday + bank holidays plus an extra day for each year of service, capping at 5 extra days and a generous nightly working away allowance for those occasions when the sites  you’re visiting are too far away.

Starting salary £23,000.

To apply, please complete the application form  and send together with a copy of your most recent CV to careers@detectronic.org quoting the position title as the subject header.

Field Service Technician for north west

Application form: HR-3-Application-Form-Iss-3-3.11.20 (2)
Job Description: North West Field Service Technician 31.3.2022

You will work as part of a small team predominantly in the North West of England carrying out installation, calibration and maintenance of Detectronic’s Smart Flow and Level monitors in the wastewater network.

To be successful you’ll be flexible, practical and have the ability and enthusiasm to learn new skills. The ability to identify and troubleshoot problems is important as is the ability to work unsupervised, so you’ll need to be self-motivated and well organised. A full driving licence is essential although you do not need your own vehicle.

Full training and on-going support is provided and all that is required is common sense and a “can-do” attitude.

This job will involve working in some confined spaces and requires a reasonable physical fitness level as well as being willing to work outdoors in all weather, but not all work is outdoors or challenging. For the right candidate this job will provide an interesting and stimulating challenge.

In return, we’ll give you a full training package, pension, company bonuses, 20 days holiday + bank holidays plus an extra day for each year of service, capping at 5 extra days and a generous nightly working away allowance for those occasions when the sites  you’re visiting are too far away.

Starting salary £23,000.

To apply, please complete the application form  and send together with a copy of your most recent CV to careers@detectronic.org quoting the position title as the subject header.

 

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We have great teams in place, but we’re always on the lookout for exceptional individuals.

Please use this link to send us your Curriculum Vitae.

If you are applying for a specific position at Detectronic, please ensure you download the application form from the website, complete by hand and return it,  with your CV, to the address on the form or scan and email to careers@detectronic.org

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Telephone:

+44 (0)1282 449124

Address:
Regent St
Whitewalls Industrial Estate
Colne
Lancashire
BB8 8LJ

Email:

sales@detectronic.org

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