Trainee Multi Utility Designer
£ Above NMW
23 February 2024
Do you want to demonstrate your enthusiasm, passion and skill, work for a growing and dynamic company and kick start your career?
Look no further - Our Trainee -> Designer Programme is back!
Our vision is to grow our business profitably in partnership with our customers. Our overarching principle is to provide a best in class service level both internally and externally through effective and efficient use of our people, capital and systems.
The objective of the Trainee -> Designer Programme is to nurture and develop your talent, to help you progress within the company, carving out a career path specialising in a more technical profession. Our people make the difference, and every employee is instrumental in contributing to the company vision and future
In a 3-4 Year Programme (performance dependant), you will progress through recognised milestones, including completion of a HNC in your chosen field, and mixture of housing, industrial/commercial and Electrical Vehicle Charging projects.. Throughout your development your experience, knowledge and qualification levels will rise, resulting in higher personal benefits at pre-defined stages of the programme.
You'll learn to manage a portfolio of multi utility design projects ensuring compliance with relevant legislation, standards and technical policies and bulletins, using all your skills to manage all aspects of the design life cycle of the project. More importantly, you'll have the chance to work with people who are innovative and creative and as part of that team, you will deliver 1st class results. Because design is a real business driver for us and a key service differentiator, you get to use your flair for some of the biggest projects in the business.
We are looking for outstanding people. In return we will offer you an exciting, challenging role with lots of support in a fast growing and dynamic business. You will develop your skills through a variety of workshops, training events and personal learning, all tailored specifically to you. By being allocated mentors both internally and externally, we will ensure that your knowledge level continues to grow.
Closing date for applications is Friday 23rd February.
Interviews/Assessment date w/c 11th March.
Anticipated Start Date is April/May.
In return of your hard work and dedication, we can offer you:
25 days holiday, increasing after 2 years by 1 day each year up to 30 days, plus 9 public holidays
Holiday buy scheme
EV and ULEV salary sacrifice scheme (subject to minimum length of service)
Cycle to work salary sacrifice scheme
Up to 7% employer pension contribution
Life assurance (x4 annual basic salary)
Refer a friend incentive
Employee assistance programme
And once you have successfully completed your probation, you will have access to:
Hybrid working for eligible roles (3 days in the office, 2 from home)
Flexible start and finish times for eligible roles
Private medical insurance
Company sick pay
We are one of the UK’s largest Independent Network Owners, owning and operating in excess of 500,000 gas, electricity, water and wastewater connections serving residential and commercial customers.
Worth with UK’s leading housebuilders, construction firms and independent consulting companies. We provide gas, electricity and water connections to new residential and commercial developments for housing and construction customers across the North of England, North Wales, and Scotland.
It is our vision to be the UK’s leading independent multi-utility provider. People are our most valuable “asset” and therefore it is our mission to not only attract but retain the best talent to support delivery of our corporate business strategy and share our company’s success. To achieve this, we need to be at our very best in everything we do – and employ experienced, enthuastic and committed people.
We are committed to fostering an inclusive and diverse working environment, where employee wellbeing is at the forefront in making sure our people feel valued. We provide tailored ongoing training and development, but most importantly, long term career opportunities for you to Grow With Us. If you are motivated to succeed and have a ‘can-do’ attitude, we would love to hear from you!