Smart metering jobs

Join our team of Smart Meter Engineers and Commercial Metering Operatives and help Britain save energy and live more sustainably.

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  • Smart Meter Engineers - Entry Level and Commercial Metering Operatives
  • We recruit across the UK, particularly in the London and South East areas
  • Base salary + £3.5k London allowance within the M25 area
  • Bonus scheme, standby and overtime opportunities
  • Ongoing career development
  • 20 days holiday, increasing with length of service, plus bank holidays
  • Company sick pay, enhanced maternity, adoption and paternity leave

Latest Smart Meter Jobs

Meet the team

Out and about, meeting our customers, and planning their schedule... there's never a dull moment for our Smart Metering team.


Read Maria's blog to find out what a typical day looks like for this Smart Meter Installer and mum of three.


Read Michael's blog to find out why he chose to join EDF as Commercial Metering Operative and what makes his role so rewarding. 


Read Adrian's blog and discover which of EDF's benefits he gets the most value from.

Be part of EDF's Smart energy future

We’re helping our customers to live a low carbon life, saving energy and reducing their carbon footprint. Join one of our Metering teams and you’ll benefit from our excellent in-house training programme as well as various opportunities for further skills development and career progression across a diverse range of roles.

Smart Meter Engineer

Working within our Smart Metering and Electric Vehicle Installations team, you’ll join a multi-disciplined team of Smart Metering Operatives, responsible for the installation, maintenance, exchange and removal of all types of metering for our customers.

Our Installers share our commitment to safety, quality and our passion for delivering excellent customer service. The friendly ethos of the team is one of the most important factors as EDF have a commitment to good mental health.

Commercial Metering Operative

As Commercial Metering Operative, you’ll be responsible for installation, commissioning and maintenance of a range of products such as electrical metering, energy monitoring solutions, telecommunications equipment and control equipment for business customers and homes.

As a remote worker you’ll be part of a collaborative team where we help and support each other, with regular face to face team meetings.

Why join EDF?

We offer a competitive salary, a generous holiday allowance and an annual company bonus. We also have a flexible benefits package, which means you can choose a combination of benefits that suit you best. 

Peace of mind

You may choose to incorporate Critical illness Insurance, Personal Accident Insurance or Travel insurance as part of your benefits package.

Lifestyle balance

You may choose to incorporate payroll Giving or Dining Card benefits as part of your benefits package.


You may choose to incorporate Private Healthcare Insurance, Dental Insurance, Health Screening or Healthcare Cash Plan as part of your benefits package.

Smart savings

You may choose to incorporate childcare vouchers, retail vouchers or our cycle to work scheme as part of your benefits package.

Employee discounts

You’ll also be eligible for discounts from a broad range of high street name retailers.

Salary & bonus

We offer a starting salary of £24,388 (depending on experience), plus £3.5k London allowance. We offer an annual company bonus and discretionary incentive scheme based on install volumes and quality.

“Working at EDF as a Smart Meter Installer offers an outstanding work/life balance. As a female entering a male-dominated industry nearly 7 years ago it was a little daunting, but EDF is an amazing company to work for. I enjoy working in an environment where my ideas are valued and I have strong working relationships based on mutual respect.”

Kyla Ledgister, Smart Meter Installer

Smart Meters - helping customers save energy

Find out all about the smart meters we offer our customers. Frequently asked questions include: how smart meters work, how smart meters help customers save energy, how to book an installation and how smart meters contribute to our ambition to help Britain achieve Net Zero.

Everything about electric vehicles

Find out more about owning and running an electric vehicle.

Everything customers need to know about leasing, buying and charging an electric car; as well as costs and tariff information.

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Diversity and Inclusion

At EDF, everyone’s welcome. It’s a powerful statement of our intent to make sure we’re about the people who work with us – a rich and unique mix of backgrounds and experiences that’s vital to shaping a strong and fresh-thinking organisation like ours.

At EDF we will not tolerate any behaviour that does not uphold our Everyone’s Welcome vision.