Mechanical and electrical engineering
graduate jobs

We offer mechanical and electrical engineering graduate opportunities across our fleet of existing power stations and our nuclear new build projects.

Be an integral part of our vision to be an efficient, responsible energy company and a champion of low-carbon growth.

Our graduate opportunities will reopen in Autumn 2022. In the meantime, take a look at the ways we support you during the programme.

What's in it for you?

  • Experience life at an operating power station, understanding the technical, safety, operational and engineering aspects of producing nuclear energy

  • Complete unique placements at Hinkley Point C, the largest construction project in Europe, and Sizewell C, our second vital new nuclear build project that will further support the growth of a future low-carbon economy and reduce the need for imported generation

  • Starting salary of £27.5k, with annual bonus, market-leading pension and competitive benefits

We'll support your career

  • Follow a tailored training path that will develop your skills and knowledge for your future career

  • Work with your Technical Mentor towards gaining Chartership. Our scheme is accredited with The Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE) and the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET)

  • Formal support from our People Development Team and your managers, as well as lots of help and advice from your Graduate 'Buddy'

What do I need to apply?

  • Have (or be expecting) a 2:1 Bachelor’s Degree or a 2:2 Postgraduate Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or Instrumentation and Control
  • An interest in nuclear energy, the power generation industry and technology
  • Be ready to experience a variety of placements at our sites across the UK

Life as a Graduate at EDF

Head over to our Graduate Hub to discover all the benefits of completing our training programme and the support we offer our Graduates. 

  • Dates for applying
  • What our Graduates say
  • How we support you during the programme
  • Continuous development for your career
  • Diversity and inclusion at EDF
  • Company benefits

What's it like to work at EDF?

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