Welcome to the Western Power Distribution Hub

Western Power Distribution is the company responsible for electricity distribution in the Midlands, South West and Wales.

As a leading employer, we're committed to attracting people of the highest calibre and supporting their growth and development.

We recruit from most STEM disciplines.

Degree Apprenticeships

Currently closed - opening Autumn 2022.

Graduate Jobs

1 opportunity.

We are the electricity distribution network operator for the Midlands, South West and Wales.
We deliver electricity to over 7.9 million customers over a 55,500 square kilometres service area.
We operate and maintain over 220,000 kilometres of overhead lines and underground cables.
We employ over 6,500 people
Hundreds of students have Followed us on Gradcracker.

Matthew

Graduate Trainee Engineer

"Only good things can happen if you get employed by WPD!"

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Charles

Graduate Trainee Engineer

"I now know the feeling of true gratitude from customers when we have made a difference."

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Torquay reinforcement project helps WPD and the South West towards a net zero future

As we work towards a net zero future, more low carbon technologies are available now more than ever, and are a huge part of the latest reinforcement project taking place in Torquay. 

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Secret medieval tunnel discovered by WPD team

Tintern, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB), is situated in the heart of the Wye Valley, on the border between Wales and England. When they started excavating a trench there, the team had no idea what they were going to discover.

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