Year in Industry - Junior Technical Standards Engineer

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 - Junior Technical Standards Engineer to join our team in Nottingham, Derby or Stoke. Year in Industry - Junior Technical Standards Engineer Our world is changing. And as it changes, we need to keep one-step ahead. At E.ON, our UK Infrastructure Services team is always exploring new and innovative ways to deliver against evolving needs – from Electric Vehicle Charging to Smart Street Lighting. And you’ll be right at the centre of it.

What you’ll do

This is a Year in Industry placement where you’ll join our operations support team, to work on traditional connections and street lighting activity. This includes:

•Helping to develop and monitor process and procedural safety and quality across the business
•Supporting risk analysis
•Coordinating cross-functional work groups to combat complex issues
•Helping to deliver training
•Contributing to projects such as electric vehicle charging and smart street lighting
•Monitoring KPIs and communicating actions as needed.

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 one of our graduate schemes. Equally, with the chance to explore our business whilst you’re here, you might find yourself securing a long-term career within procurement.

Required profile:

What we’re looking for

•You’re working towards a 2:1 degree in engineering or management.
•You are highly process-oriented, can spot areas for improvement and enjoy driving through change.
•You’re analytical, have strong evaluation skills and are highly proficient in Microsoft Office, especially Excel.
•You’re an excellent communicator and extremely well organised.
•You have a genuine interest in the UK power and energy market.

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 Nottingham, Derby or Stoke.
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.

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