At EDF Energy, we’re always looking for Chemistry’s next bright talents. Which is why we’ll make sure that you have the chance to reach your full potential. Join us and you’ll be working on-site at one of our power stations and studying for a level 3 or 4 qualification in Chemistry at Sizewell or a Chemistry Degree in Heysham, all while earning a generous salary. Part of a small team made up of experts in the field of Chemistry, you’ll be responsible for handling chemicals and collecting & analysing chemical samples – all under the supervision of experienced Chemistry Technicians and Engineers.


  • Detailed educational requirements are noted below against each of the available opportunities
  • A genuine interest in furthering your education and committed to seeing it through
  • Good analytical and practical skills
  • Ideally you’ll live locally


2 - 3 years

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More detail

You’ll do a mix of plant work, laboratory analysis and study. Supporting Chemistry compliance requirements, setting up new Chemistry specifications and reviewing samples – you’ll do it all, plus study towards a Chemistry qualification. So if you want to earn a good living while you work towards a valuable technical qualification, then joining EDF Energy could be the perfect start to your career in Chemistry.

Where it could take you

Once you’ve completed the scheme, you’ll be a fully qualified Chemistry Technician at Sizewell or Chemistry Engineer at Heysham, with both a qualification and years of hands-on experience at EDF Energy. You’ll be in the best possible position to continue your career.

What's in it for you

For starters, there’s a generous salary and the opportunity to join our pension scheme. You’ll learn from real industry experts and enjoy mentorship from a fully-fledged Chemistry Engineer to help you on your way. Combine this with outstanding training and development, professional qualifications and the likelihood of a real job at the end of it and your future is looking bright.

Training and development

You’ll be participating in a Chemistry course operated by a University or College EDF Energy have partnered with.


Applications are closed.

Applications closed

Applications are closed