YII - Community Energy Operations Undergraduate Engineer

Covent Garden
10 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Company description:

E.ON provides electricity and gas to millions of homes and businesses here in the UK. It’s incredibly complex work. It takes the talents of thousands of people to do what we do. Yet our vision is a simple one. We want to be the trusted energy partner for our customers. We’re doing that by making energy cleaner and simpler to understand. We’re also doing it by being genuinely helpful people and treating our customers fairly.

Job description:

We are looking for a Year In Industry Community Energy Operations Undergraduate Engineer to join our team in London. YII - Community Energy Operations Undergraduate Engineer Community Energy (CE) within E.ON delivers low carbon district heating solutions across the UK. As an undergraduate Community Energy Operations Engineer, you’ll gain an in-depth understanding as to how we produce heating and hot water to some 18,000 customers.

What you’ll do

This is a Year in Industry placement where you’ll provide support to managers, engineers, control room operators and field engineers. You’ll carry out four rotations within the operations side of the business to experience all aspects of this fast-growing business. This includes:

•Evaluating and monitoring performance – of our current sites, new sites and the teams
•Putting forward suggestions for improvements
•Assisting in all aspects of asset engineering
•Supporting the team with maintenance engineering
•Getting involved in commercial management – from planning, to report writing and revenue checking.

This placement could well prepare you for a future with us. Shine and we may fast-track you to the last stage of assessment for our Engineering scheme. Equally, with the chance to explore our business whilst you’re here, you never know what other career opportunities it could lead to.

Required profile:

What we’re looking for

•You’re working towards a 2:1 in an engineering discipline.
•You’ll need to be interested in the renewable and / or low carbon energy business.
•You are confident in putting forward your ideas and a great communicator.
•You are naturally highly motivated and driven.

What we’ll give you in return

•2 for 1 pension contributions
•Comprehensive flexible benefits scheme
•Voluntary benefits – discount and cashback
•Group Life Insurance
•Personal Accident Insurance
•Financial advice and guidance website

Additional information

This role is based in London.
Due to the nature of this role a DBS (Disclosure Barring Service) check may be required.
For more information on reasonable adjustments click here.
To avoid disappointment, we strongly advise you to apply well in advance.
Please remember that we only want you to apply for the role you think is most suitable for you, and therefore you may only apply for one scheme.

E.ON is committed to equal opportunities and actively promotes diversity, equality and flexibility.

What we offer:

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