Project Controls, Capital Delivery
Planning schedules, managing costs and solving problems: it’s all in a day’s work for our Project Controls team. Every project we execute needs a safe set of hands guiding it from start to finish: as part of this team, you’ll be those hands.
Project Planner, Electricity Transmission
Planning, prioritising and optimising the construction and maintenance of electricity transmission systems. It’s a vital role, and in the Planning team, that’s what you’ll be doing.
Transmission Network Control Centre (TNCC), Electricity Transmission
In the TNCC you will be at the heart of real-time control of the high voltage electricity transmission system in England and Wales. You could be part of our 24/7 Control Room. Or you could be part of our 'day office' team. Most importantly, you will be right on the front line of the electricity industry.
Join us in tackling the climate change challenge by changing the industry from within. You'll join a 4 and a half year development programme where you'll study towards a BEng in an engineering discipline. Read the Aston University programme prospectus here.
Substation, Electricity Transmission
The National Transmission System is monitored and protected by an integrated control system, and you’ll be a specialist in looking after it. Setting maintenance teams to work, commissioning new substation equipment: it’ll be down to you to keep everything shipshape.
Asset Lifecycle, Electricity Transmission
Looking at asset policy, technical specifications and type registration, asset health and technical strategy as well as helping to develop technical solutions to asset replacement and generator connection challenges.
Engineering Services, Electricity Transmission
Providing technical support to Electricity Transmission Operations during maintenance activities, investigating equipment failures, or determining risk mitigation strategies; Transmission Engineers understand the fundamentals of the electricity transmission system, apply them to a wide range of complex equipment types, and have the desire to solve problems.
Power Systems, Electricity System Operator
Keeping things running smoothly, 24/7. It’s an essential task and, as part of our Power System Operations team, it’s what you’ll be doing. Planning and managing the live operation of the UK’s electricity transmission network, you’ll be at the backbone of keeping people connected to energy.
Innovative, reliable and secure, our technology empowers National Grid in a fast-changing energy industry. Our Network team are responsible for the operation and overall availability of our network technology which is used to manage and control gas and electricity flows across England and Wales. This apprenticeship gives you the chance to learn how IT helps to keep the lights on and the gas flowing, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.
Are you good with data? Looking for an apprenticeship that provides an opportunity to work with some of the leading technology in data management? Our IT team provide data analysis for the supporting systems that help our business manage gas and electricity flows across England and Wales.
Cyber Security, IT
With the advance of technology, the world we live in is becoming increasingly complex and interconnected – which means that cyber security is more important than ever. Working as part of our dedicated Security team, you’ll play a crucial role in helping us manage cyber risk in the UK and US. There aren’t many roles with the scope and importance of this.
National Grid sources £4.3 billion in goods and services each year. Global Procurement makes sure we have access to the assets we need to deliver innovation and drive performance – all at unbeatable value for money.
Gas Transmission Delivery, Capital Delivery
You'll be working towards the role of Project Assurance Controller, where you'll be based on construction sites throughout the country where you will ensure that projects are delivered in accordance with the Technical and Contractual requirements while promoting and monitoring safety, reliability and efficiency on site.
Pipeline Maintenance Centre, Gas Transmission
Historically, our gas has come from the UK continental shelf fields. But with these resources running out fast, we're looking at other supplies and sources, including importing international gas supplies. It's a new phase, making this an even more exciting time to join.
Trainee Network Analyst, System Operator
Based at the Gas National Control Centre, you will be exposed to new activities and deliver new services and innovative products to the gas industry.-
Trainee Operations Engineer, System Operator
This team is focused around the Electricity National Control Centre in Berkshire. It is responsible for operating Great Britain's electricity transmission network - planning and managing its live operation - they keep things running smoothly 24/7, 365 days a year.