About Us

Schneider Electric is the global specialist in energy management and automation. Our 140,000+ employees serve customers in over 100 countries and we strive to equip our customers with secure methods to ensure their energy is managed and utilised in a safe, efficient and sustainable manner. We aspire to play an integral role in promoting a global economy that is ecological and viable. As a market leader in energy management, we seek to continuously innovate our products, services and solutions to support our customers reduce their CO2, energy and water usage.

Our connected technologies will reshape industries, transform cities and enrich lives. At Schneider Electric, we call this Life Is On.

We work in the following sectors:

  • Automation and Control
  • Electrical Distribution
  • Building Management
  • Critical Power and Cooling Solutions
  • Installation Systems and Control
  • Medium Voltage Distribution and Energy Automation
  • Solar

Why Schneider Electric?

We strongly believe that great people make Schneider Electric a great company.

Satisfaction is not a guarantee – it’s a life goal. Schneider Electric provides the platform for professional and personal fulfilment. We achieve this through employee well-being; unique and collaborative teams; challenging roles; continual skill growth and more.

Our Graduate Development Programme is just the beginning of a prosperous career at Schneider Electric. Start your Schneider story by working across both commercial and technical roles. Help us deliver solutions that ensure Life is On everywhere, for everyone and at every moment.

To find out more about our Graduate Development Programme, click here.


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Graduate intake: 20+
Global specialist in Energy Management.
Making energy safe, reliable, efficient and productive from plant to plug.
Experts in Energy & Infrastructure, Industry, Data Centres, Buildings, Residential and Energy Management.
Operating in 100+ countries with an international mobility programme for employees.
140,000+ employees worldwide and over 4,500 employees in the UK & Ireland.
Varied career path offered including cross-function and business.
Schneider Electric is “powering” Facebook, Google, Amazon and the smart phones and applications you use every day.
Top 100 World’s Most Ethical Companies.
HR Distinction Awards (January 2017) - Winner Health and Wellbeing 2017.
Frost & Sullivan (March 2017) - Global Power Correction New Product Innovation Award.
Over 1,500 students have Followed us on Gradcracker.
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Fortune (January 2018) - Selected as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies.
7th in European Supply Chain World's Most Admired Companies 2018 – Fortune (Feb. 2018).
We’ve trained 350,000 underprivileged people in energy management.
Corporate Knights (February 2018) - 4th place in Carbon Clean 200 List.
Ethisphere (February 2018) - World's Most Ethical Companies by the Ethisphere Institute (for the 7th consecutive year).