Operations Engineering Industrial Placement
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Operations Engineering Industrial Placement

Cadent Gas Limited
Time left to apply
1 day to apply on Prospects

Job description

We are now open to applications recruiting a variety Undergraduates every year into different disciplines around our business. The start date will be 16 July 2018 as an Industrial placement for 12 months – to be eligible for the programme you will be in your penultimate year.

Aside from an interesting and challenging year in industry, we can offer you a salary of £16,500, plus 25 days holiday (plus bank holidays), enrolment to our pension plan and a buddy to support you throughout your year with us.

Naturally our undergraduate alumni are also a vital source of hires onto our graduate programmes following graduation.

We operate across England, covering some of Britain's largest cities such as London, Birmingham and Manchester. We have a major operational site in Hinckley and a large business services office near Coventry.

We will offer you the opportunity to progress your career in whichever role you choose. The skills you bring to us will be rewarded with a comprehensive benefits package and competitive salary.

We are currently looking for those that are interested in the following disciplines:

  • Operations Engineering

Company information

The UK’s largest owner and operator of gas distribution networks in the UK, we distribute gas to approximately 11 million homes and businesses – that’s half of the UK.

What the current Grads have to say:
“The graduate programme offers the opportunity to grow and develop as a person, whilst equipping you with the relevant skills to prosper within your role after the programme finishes. The way it is structured also enables you to gain experiences within other departments across the business, which provides an all-round understanding of how the business operates. If you are interested in a role on a programme that will provide you with the foundation for endless opportunities for which we would definitely encourage you to apply.“

Person requirements

Qualifications and experience requirements

You will need to be on track to obtaining a commercial degree 2:2 equivalent or above

Accepted degree subjects




Performance related bonus as well as 25 days holiday and bank holidays



Near Coventry with extensive travel UK wide including six month rotations

Contract and working hours


Start date


How to apply

Number of vacancies: Four

There are seven phases to the application process. Every phase has been particularly designed to give you an opportunity to impress us but also to give you the opportunity to make sure that Cadent really is the organisation for you.

  • Apply online
  • Application review
  • On-demand video interview
  • On line OPQ test
  • Assessment day
  • Feedback
  • Offer and onboarding

Job ref: Cadent Industrial Placement - Ops Engineering

Closing date: 27/04/2018

This job listing will no longer be available on Prospects from 27/04/2018

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