Welcome to the UK Power Networks Hub

Did you boil a kettle to make a coffee this morning? Or charge your iPod? Or turn on the lights while you brushed your teeth? Have you jumped on the Tube recently or jetted off from one of the major airports in the South East? All of these events could not have occurred without UK Power Networks.

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Typically recruits

  • Civil/Building
  • Computing/Technology
  • Electronic & Electrical
  • Mechanical/Manufacturing
  • Sciences/Maths

To find out more about our organisation please visit:

Over 1,500 students have Followed us on Gradcracker.
We use 170,000km of underground cables and overhead lines.
The area we serve covers more than 29,000 square kilometers.
We employ more than 240,000 people worldwide.
We employ 5,000 people across 3 key regions; London, South East and East Anglia.
It is part of our duty to maintain a safe and reliable electricity distribution network.

Work Placements & Graduate Opportunities

Faisal Javed

Graduate Engineer

"The Graduate scheme has given me a good transition from academic life to work working life . . ."

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Kyle Murchie


"The tips I would give students applying for an internship at UK Power Networks is take your time when completing your application"

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Lynne McDonald

Low Carbon Project Manager

"Her roles and responsibilities expose her to senior and expert-level industry members in the energy industry."

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Thomas Mullen

Powering Placement

"I decided to pause my studies for a year to complement my academic knowledge with invaluable work experience"

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