WHAT IS THE CHESHIRE ENERGY HUB?

Founded in 2014 The Cheshire Energy Hub is a multi-employer partnership between a number of leading international Cheshire based organisations in the power and energy sector that are passionate about developing the careers of the very best engineers and scientists.

We are pleased to report that on 17 June 2015 the Cheshire Energy Hub was awarded the Innovative Collaboration Initiative of the year award, for its graduate development programme, at the National Skills Academy for Power Awards 2015.

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KNOWLEDGE

KNOWLEDGE

EXPERIENCE

EXPERIENCE

INNOVATION

INNOVATION

...across a number of organisations allowing for greater scope and diversity of learning within the power energy sector. This flexibility will afford the best opportunities to learn throughout the entire development programme.

CHESHIRE ENERGY HUB MEMBERS

ABOUT THE GRADUATE PROGRAMME

Our Graduate Programme is designed to give ambitious and talented graduates an incredible opportunity to develop a unique foundation for professional, personal and career development within the power and energy sector.

The multi-employer development programme is suited to graduates who are looking to gain a breadth of experience and diversity in their development. Completion of the programme will add significant and unique value to graduates’ future career progression.

Successful candidates will be offered a place on our Graduate Development Programme by their sponsoring organisation. The programme extends over two years and involves 4 x six month placements in up to three well established Cheshire Energy Hub companies, giving each graduate access to different working environments and a range of organisations from SME’s to global entities.

This programme will provide significant on and off the job technical training in your relevant discipline along with focussed periods of business skills training between placement periods. This programme provides graduates with excellent networking opportunities.

Some examples of the business skills training that will be provided are...

TEAMWORK

LEADERSHIP

COMMERCIAL AWARENESS

PROJECT MANAGEMENT

SELF AWARENESS

CHESHIRE ENERGY HUB

GRADUATE TESTIMONIALS

Jennifer Sutton - C-Tech Innovation

“I have a Masters Degree in Chemistry and work as a Research Chemist at C-Tech Innovation.”

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John Joseph - EA Technology

“I am often dealing with upwards of 4, 5 projects at any one time, none of which are ever the same.”

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Daniel Shepherd - National Nuclear Laboratory

“It’s a really great job. You have to be prepared to work hard but it is very rewarding.”

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Paul Gavin - URENCO

“URENCO are very passionate about the development of their employees and provide a wide range of opportunities to help their staff to develop and reach their career goals.”

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Stephen Scott - Essar Oil UK

“The variety of work, opportunity to learn practically alongside mentoring support has helped me develop both technically and personally over the past few years.”

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Jane Shortall - Atkins Limited

“Atkins has a great reputation as both a consultancy and a graduate employer; they have a really structured graduate scheme.”

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THE BENEFITS & HOW TO APPLY

Our Graduate Programme offers an excellent package for you when you join. Therefore, if you think this programme is for you, use our easy application process below.

BENEFITS PACKAGE

  • Competitive Salary
  • Competitive Holiday Package
  • Pension scheme
  • Membership of a professional body
  • Support to become incorporated or chartered by the relevant professional institute

HOW TO APPLY

The applications period for the 2016 intake is now closed. The applications period for the September 2017 intake will open later in 2016.