South Staffordshire PLC

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Company Company Profile

South Staffordshire Plc

South Staffordshire Plc comprises 12 businesses employing more than 1600 people. With acquisitions and ambitious expansion plans, the Group is continuing to grow, providing many opportunities across all of our water and wastewater activities.

South Staffs Water Plc

As a highly respected service provider, South Staffs Water works closely with all of its stakeholders to ensure first class service to its customers. Recognised by the industry’s regulator for our commitment to customer service and efficiency, we are immensely proud of our achievements over the years and with the continued commitment of our people, expect to maintain our position as one of the best performing companies in the water sector.


With clients ranging from Local Authorities, government agencies to utilities, IWS provides a range of specialist treatment services that ensures that our water is of a consistently high standard.

Pipeline Services

Pipeline Services thrives on engineering innovation to ensure that the distribution networks of its customers are maintained to the highest standards.


Leading edge technology has allowed OnSite to succeed in this heavily competitive market. Dealing predominantly with sewers; it has developed contracts with all of the UK’s Water and Waste Water companies.


The ability to detect and fix leakages is critical. Newly acquired to our Group, Hydrosave provides a range of leakage detection services and associated water services.

Training & Profiles

We are recruiting engineering graduates who possess drive and determination, excellent communication skills and the ability to work as part of a team but with the desire to be self-managing and empowered. We strongly believe that most, if not all skills, are transferable and therefore, can guarantee that your skills and experience will be utilised to the full.

You have probably got (or will be expecting to get) at least a 2:2 but just as important to us are your personal qualities. We also want to hear about you, what interests you and what motivates you.

We have 4 graduate places on offer starting in October 2008. The programme has been designed to offer our graduates exposure to all of our businesses. Focusing on engineering, we have included training and development in all facets of our business, to include Operations, Finance, HR, Customer Service, Planning and project Management.

After your first 18 months, you will be well equipped with all the necessary skills to develop your engineering career with us. We will work closely with you during the final 6 months of the programme to determine your aspirations and place you in a business that will enable you to continue to develop your career.

Application Procedure


For more information on our programme, please go to our web-site