Cadent Graduate Programme 2019 - Engineering
'Your Ambition Keeps Cosy Constant’
Here at Cadent we’re like a sleeping giant. We’re at the start of a really exciting journey of transformation, growth and evolution.
We’re new but we’re 200 years old. (You might have known us as part of National Grid but now we’ve transformed ourselves to Cadent). We’re the UK’s largest gas network connecting and keeping energy flowing to our customer’s 12 million homes and businesses across the UK. That’s half the UK, not bad going really.
We’re proud of our story so far and we’re super powered up about what our future holds. That’s where you come in. You’ll support our growth and innovation and help us to create better, safer tomorrows, today. With us you’ll start your career with real purpose and direction. You’ll feel genuinely proud about what you do!
About the Programme
From day one, you’ll see first-hand what it’s like to be at the heart of our business. We’ve carefully tailored our programme to support you in achieving your potential.
Throughout your 18 month programme we’ll keep your enthusiasm dialled-up. You’ll navigate through three, six month placements. Placements that will technically, professionally and personally challenge you and build the skills and experience you need to be the very best that you can.
We’ll give you the freedom to aspire to each of your placements and first post role enabling you to shape your career! You’ll get training from our experts and work on projects that will play a part in the future role of gas and how we establish ourselves at the forefront of sustainable energy. We’ll give you the chance to make a difference in areas close to our heart like supporting the delivery of our regulatory framework RIIO 2 or the role we play in the HS2 diversion. Or maybe you’ll help shape our corporate social responsibility or employability programme, which gives local students with learning disabilities the chance at working life. If you’re willing to put the hard work in we’ll reward your ambition and talent.
We’re looking for people who act with pride, purpose and ownership to join our team. Along with:
- A minimum of a 2.1 degree (predicted/obtained) in a relevant Engineering discipline
- High levels of personal and professional energy – you’ll have lots of drive and motivation too!
- A shared sense of purpose – we’re on an exciting journey of growth – do you want to be part of it?
- A passion for customer service - We’re looking for people who can delight our customers!
- Team Spirit – We support each other, with all our strengths and differences, to succeed
- A forward thinking mind-set- bring along fresh ideas that can support our growth and evolution
Our Cadent benefits are highly competitive, they include 25 days holiday, bonus scheme including joiners bonus, access to our flexible benefits scheme, accommodation allowance support, company pension scheme and support with your professional development.
Be part of something big. Join us and help shape the future of gas for generations to come.
Click on the ‘apply on-line’ button to start your application.
Cadent is an equal opportunities employer.
Please note Cadent will not support any applications for visa sponsorship for this role. All applicants for this role must have an unrestricted right to work for an indefinite period in the UK