EDF Energy

3.6 /5 145 reviews
Opportunities Offered:
Placement Year (10 Months+)
Energy Engineering

About EDF Energy

At EDF Energy we’re thinking about the future. The future of UK energy supplies and the future of our organisation.

As part of The Better Plan EDF Energy wants to deliver: Better Lives by investing in training and job creation, skills and education programmes; Better Experience by being better than anyone else at solving customer's energy needs; and Better Energy by leading the UK’s transition to a safe, low-carbon energy and investing in new low-carbon technologies. That’s why we’d like to invite you to be a part of our new generation of talent.

EDF Energy is a core part of the EDF Group and is one of the largest energy companies in Europe. We are also the UK’s leading generator and supplier of low carbon electricity. There are all kinds of ways to see what it’s like to work here and spend a year contributing to the UK’s sustainable energy future. We have plenty of paid 12-month industrial placements waiting to equip you with practical work experience relevant to your degree and professional skills that will set you up for your career after university.

You might want to learn what it takes to build and operate nuclear power stations. Maybe you’d rather explore the commercial side of managing a business as vast and fast-moving as ours. Whatever your interests now, whatever your plans for the future, prepare to discover a huge amount about our business, the wider energy sector and yourself. 

You’ll discover your path. Together we’ll make energy better. Apply today.

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EDF Energy Latest Reviews

  • Nuclear Science and Engineering Industrial Placement

    The support offered by not only my manager / supervisor, but also by many people in different areas of the business was fantastic, giving me the opportunity to learn a great amount...


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  • Strategy Intern

    It’s been a valuable internship for me. In short two months period I learned about company, business structure and experienced the work environment. I am glad that I was Part of I&C strategy team and worked with extremely helpful and professional individuals like James Collins, Matthew Oakley and James Philips. I was stretched but help was available one ask away. Best Internship and I am glad I was part of EDF Energy....


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  • Industrial Placement Engineer

    After a really slow start the work load began building and the job become interesting virtually over night. Varied amount of work, chance to work alongside professional engineers. There were various tasks I undertook, ranging from practical experiences to Microsoft office work. There was lots of interaction with the different engineering departments to learn how they collaborate....


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Students expected to return to graduate jobs with us

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