Graduate Programme - Ireland

Do you want to join a fast track Graduate Programme that gives you the opportunity to do both commercial and technical placements? Would you like to be in a position to lead small projects of your own with a team of engineers and third party suppliers within 24 – 36 months? Then look no further and read below!

Schneider Electric is the global specialist in energy management and automation, operating in 130 countries with over 160,000 employees. We create connected technologies that reshape industries, transform cities, and enrich lives.

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The Graduate Programme

  • 12 month programme includes 3 x 4 month placements across Schneider Electric Ireland Limited businesses in both commercial and technical roles covering Design, Tendering, Engineering and Commissioning
  • Provides on the job training to develop designs for engineering problems, write design documents, programme software and controllers, prepare plans for installation of equipment, coordinate the work of suppliers who build panels and install our equipment, attend factory acceptance tests for panels and other materials we buy, work on site to commission systems and prepare hand over documents and operational manuals for our clients
  • Offers training courses throughout the programme including an outdoor management development programme, presentation skills course, product training and on the job training and coaching
  • Project addressing challenging business issues sponsored by a leadership team member
  • An Opportunity at the end of the scheme to apply for your chosen career path job roles

What we are looking for:

The scheme is designed to attract graduates with Electrical and IT Engineering degrees. The scheme has both technical and commercial placements available. You will need a minimum 2:2 in your degree, hold a full EU driving licence and be able to work in The Republic of Ireland. 

We offer:

A competitive starting salary with a review after each placement plus an excellent benefits package including Bonus Scheme and private health care insurance. Join our team to work in a professional, fun and engaging environment.        

Opportunity Overview

  • Salary: Competitive
  • Minimum Degree: 2:2
  • Location: County Kildare
  • Region: Republic of Ireland
  • Type: Graduate Programme

Disciplines accepted...

  • Computer & IT
  • Electrical
  • Electronic
  • Hardware
  • Software

Contact Schneider Electric

  • T: 0870 6088608

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