"I was attracted to a logistics career here because of the development and progression opportunities."

Paul. Operational Manager

This is a fantastic opportunity to join our newly created logistics function. We’re forming a new team. Full of new roles. With new rules. And new ways of working that we’ll all shape together. It’s a new era for our logistics. And it’s your chance to get involved right from the start and help to influence what the future will look like for us. And for you.

We’re getting ready to grow, evolve, make changes and create a best practice logistics team within the water sector. We’re building a team of people who are as passionate and positive about the future as we are. People with ideas and ambition.

Who are up for a challenge and not afraid of change. People willing to help define processes and set agendas. People with flexibility and vision. Who are as excited by the journey we’re on, as they are the destination.


Our structure

We’re creating four programme work-streams to deliver our new logistics capability. These will be targeted to improve customer service, increase engineer productivity and lower total costs spent on materials and contractors.

  • Logistics Control – A central team to plan, schedule and control all materials, equipment and people across Southern Water 24/7.
  • Warehousing, Plant & Distribution – Creation of 22 store rooms to hold critical parts and fast-moving materials, managed using IBM Maximo.
  • Water Network Tankering – Insource water tankering for reactive incidents

We’ve lots of career opportunities available

Our belief in providing Water for Life to our region means that our Logistics team is vital and highly valued. It’s our people and our resources that are responsible for restoring and maintaining the water supply to our customers should there ever be any interruption in the mains supply. We’re all 100% committed to keeping our customers supplied with the fresh drinking water that they need and deserve.

We also offer some of the best pay and benefits outside of London. So, dive right in to one of the following roles and enjoy a meaningful career where you’ll receive all the support and opportunity you need to achieve your best.

  • Team Leader - Water Tankering
  • HGV Drivers (Class 1 or 2) - Tanker technicians
  • Logistics operations
  • Drivers
  • Supervisor
  • Stock controllers

Who we are

We’re more than a utility company. Our work, ideas, passion and purpose, sustain and transform communities, society, the environment and Water for Life.

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Why work with us

Diverse career opportunities. Plenty of support to develop and grow. Amazing benefits. Plus, the chance to make a positive impact on the world.

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