Process Technician

Salary Commensurate with Experience

About EPS

EPS Group is an international water infrastructure specialist, employing over 600 people and operating across Ireland, the UK and Northern Europe.

Established in 1968, EPS began as a modest electrical and pumping services business and developed into an innovative, internationally exporting product and service provider, focused upon the water, wastewater and clean technology sectors.

EPS is proud to be a genuine end-to-end service provider in the global water sector, providing large scale employment and bringing market leading, ground breaking and sustainable technologies to the market, while we work to improve water infrastructure in the regions where we are active.

Building the capabilities of our people is one of our key strategic pillars and we firmly believe in investing in our people’s success and the provision of continuous skills-based training and education.

Your journey is just beginning when you join EPS Group!


We are looking for a Wastewater Treatment Process Technician to work in the Cork area. The role requires a good understanding of the wastewater treatment process.


  • Instrumentation calibrations/verifications and servicing
  • Routine operational duties and regular maintenance tasks are a basic function of this role
  • General duties both inside and outside in all weathers
  • Process monitoring/analysis and completing record sheets and taking process samples
  • On-site laboratory analysis and process optimization
  • Heavy manual work may be required from time to time
  • Role ranges from process control, operation of equipment and monitoring to basic mechanical maintenance and repair
  • Working alone at times. Awareness of need to follow formal procedures and safe working methods essential
  • Flexibility with hours of work is vital for this role including weekend work and bank holiday work
  • The role requires participation a regular stand by and call out rota


  • A process background (especially in SCADA related programmes and instrumentation) is preferred and some mechanical/electrical experience would be beneficial
  • Qualification in instrumentation and/or engineering/science discipline advantageous
  • Good use of reading English and excellent inter-personal skills and communication skills
  • Computer literacy and ability to use spreadsheets and other basic computer programmes necessary
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Strong collaborative skills with an ability to work effectively on your own or in a team environment
  • Experience in the operation and maintenance of wastewater treatment plants – although similar process experience will be considered
  • Experience in operating mechanical and electrical plant and machinery required


If this sounds like the position for you, please get in touch and forward your CV,
we’d love to hear from you!