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Engineering Graduate Development Programme

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Engineering Graduate Development Programme

Scheme at Talent Source Network

  • LocationEdinburgh, UK
  • Position levelScheme
  • Job period iconFull-time employment
  • Application deadline iconPosted on 12 Sep, 2018
  • Start date iconStart date:
  • Visa iconVisa Sponsor
  • Competitive£ 25,000.0 per year

Delivering a resilient, affordable and reliable water service for our customers and for Scotland!

As a Graduate in Scottish Water you’ll be contributing to the success and continued growth of one of Scotland’s most critical businesses. We believe that everyone has talent and offer tailored learning and development and the opportunity to take ownership of your career, enabling you to reach your full potential. You’ll have the ability to: add value, inspire trust and demonstrate pride in your work to ensure you thrive within our business.

On the Engineering Graduate Development Programme, which starts in September 2019, you will work with multi-functional teams across Scotland, providing you with an overview of our planning, strategy and capital delivery areas of the business. You will develop your skills around planning, risk management, engineering, construction and project/programme management.

You will have a variety of interesting and challenging placements on the 2 year graduate programme and your professional development will continue when you move into one of our engineering roles. We are looking for Graduates who have the determination to succeed and become our future experts and leaders.

We would welcome applicants with a 2:2 and above in an Engineering discipline (civil, electrical, process, mechanical and chemical) who want to progress their career in the water industry working for Scottish Water. We would especially encourage those graduating with an MEng to apply. We support routes to incorporated and chartered membership of relevant engineering bodies and in particular we have an approved training scheme to progress those with the relevant qualifications (MEng) to chartered member of the Institute of Civil Engineers.

You’ll be given the chance to stretch yourself in placements across the business and across Scotland too... by being flexible in your thinking and sometimes in your location. We also have a growing international business which means there may even be some fantastic opportunities for you to work on projects abroad.

If you would like to help us create the Scottish Water of the Future than apply by midnight on the 30th September 2018.

Working at Scottish WaterScottish Water is one of the UKs leading water companies, the quality of drinking water and satisfaction with the service we provide our customers has never been higher - but we want to be even better – and you could help play an important part in ensuring that Scottish Water is trusted to care for the water on which Scotland depends.

Our employee engagement levels are among the highest in the UK and we have an inclusive and collaborative work environment where we respect people’s differences. We are passionate about creating opportunities for young people and we are proud to have been recognised with Gold Standard Investors in Young People accreditation, demonstrating our commitment to creating rewarding opportunities for young people.

As a Scottish Water Graduate you can expect to receive excellent training and support, to enable you to realise your full potential and to progress your skills, growth and career within our business. You will also be eligible for all benefits that our employees enjoy such as 37 days holiday per year, eligibility to join the defined benefit, contributory pension scheme and much more.

Any offer of employment with Scottish Water will be subject to the successful completion of a mandatory pre-employment screening process. Details can be found on our website.
Please note. Direct applications won't be considered. We are not in a position to accept emailed CV’s.

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