How do we keep life`s essential service running?

Thames Water

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What’s the first thing you do when you get up in the morning – pop on the kettle, flush the loo, have a quick shower? Chances are, it uses water. But do you ever think about how that water gets to your home or where the waste goes once it`s disappeared down the drain?

We give these things a great deal of thought – it`s our business to make sure you have clean fresh water when you need it, that any dirty water’s taken away safely, and that the environment is protected throughout the process. Join us to explore what Thames Water does for you, all the different roles that make up this diverse company and how we provide life’s essential service for around 15 million customers in London and the Thames Valley.

Take part in our Virtual Work Experience, and you’ll get the opportunity to:

Meet the people who keep life`s essential service running

Take a virtual tour of a sewage treatment works

Explore the huge variety of careers available within our company

Take part in a range of activities, including quizzes and talks from key members of our team.

The session will run from 10am until 1pm.

Find out more about Thames Water at

Skills/Experiences You Will Gain:

Understanding how the organisation operates
Understanding how a business operates
Communication Skills
Team work

Great For Students Who Are:

Interested in learning industry basics
Willing to learn

Candidate Questions

Below are a number of questions which you will need to answer to apply for this opportunity.
What do you already know about our organisation?

Which of your skills would you like to improve?

How many customers does Thames Water have?