apprenticeships at edf energy

EDF Energy is a core part of the EDF Group, one of the largest energy companies in Europe with key business operations in the UK, France, Italy and Belgium. We’re the UK’s largest producer of low-carbon electricity, the biggest supplier of electricity by volume in Great Britain, the largest supplier to British businesses and we employ more than 13,000 people.

We operate nuclear, coal and gas power stations, wind farms, and combined heat & power plants. We have a focus on safe, dependable energy generation and an ethos of service excellence. We are playing a leading role in new nuclear builds in the UK to secure a bright future for the business and its employees.

Our apprenticeships offer fantastic insight into the energy sector and provide a great platform to kick-start your career in one of the most interesting industries around. If you’re interested in engineering or the opportunity to develop your commercial skills, our range of apprenticeships will equip you with the qualifications and skills to succeed.

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WHY WORK WITH edf energy?

  • Competitive starting salary that increases as you gain experience, and a generous holiday allowance
  • Help towards your travel costs to and from college or paid accommodation and meals whilst you’re studying
  • Access to Perks at Work, giving you discounts on cinema, travel, days out and high street shopping
  • Access to flexible benefits which include discounts on gym membership, travel insurance and technology benefit – allowing you to spread the cost of buying the latest technology.
  • Join networks such as the EDF Energy Young Professionals Network, Women’s Network and LGBT Supporters Network
  • Opportunity to learn from industry experts, including those from other parts of the world. As well as support from a dedicated mentor throughout your apprenticeship
  • Once in a lifetime chance to work on some of Europe’s largest construction projects – Hinkley Point C and Sizewell C
  • Two days a year to volunteer through the employee volunteering programme.

Connect with EDF ENERGY


We’re the UK’s largest producer of low-carbon electricity and the biggest supplier of electricity by volume in Great Britain.

We know that what we do has a lasting impact on people’s lives and that an investment in people is an investment in our country and our company’s future.

We believe the apprentices we take on are key to our long-term success. Find out more now.

Please note, we are currently reviewing all listed recruitment opportunities due to the ongoing uncertainty surrounding COVID-19 and will be updating the Time To Apply information soon.

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