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Employment Type:  Full/Part Time
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Salary:  Starting salary of £21,100 or £23,100 if you are b

Bridgwater, GB

Career Area:  Early Careers

Quality Industrial Placement 2023


A career that will deliver change. Together, we can help Britain achieve net zero. 


Join our Quality Support Industrial Placement programme and you can make an immediate impact, powering the nation today, whilst helping to build a sustainable energy future for tomorrow. 




What is the Quality Support Industrial Placement Programme? 


We’re recruiting for students to join HPC within our Quality Support Team.  Our Quality Support Team provides companywide support, reporting and analysis on the Integrated Management System and supporting software. 


As part of this key team, you will engage with all members of HPC.  You’ll fulfil 3 main objectives: 


  • Engage with Programme Quality Leads and Managers to support delivery of specific quality documentation, define and report metrics  

  • Deliver regular reporting and dashboards to provide key information on our Audit module areas with other business areas 

  • Engage with external and internal stakeholders on specific business issues to provide insight and understanding to support evidence-based action 




Training, development and support for you:  


Over this 12-month programme, you will have the opportunity to: 


  • Assist in regulatory interventions, following up with action plans 

  • Lead on small projects related to company reporting 

  • Participate in internal and external quality audits, leading to potentially an internal audit qualification 

  • Liaise and present new initiatives to senior team members 

  • Develop and maintain process and guidance documentation in line with company compliance policy, internal controls and data protection legislation. 


This is a fantastic opportunity to build and develop your quality management skills.  


The transferable skills and experience that you’ll gain during this placement will set you up for a successful career and you’ll build a great network of stakeholders, should you apply to EDF after your graduation. 


Head to our Careers website for more information about life at EDF. 




Where you’ll work:  


This placement will be based in Bridgewater, with the flexibility of utilising the flexible working policy, the local office to Bridgewater is the SDC.  




What you’ll need to apply:  


  • On track to achieve or will have already achieved a 2:2 undergraduate degree or 2:2 postgraduate qualification in any discipline with a data element, Engineering or Business.  

  • Very strong numerical and analytical skills  

  • Experience of generating reporting and analytics based on customer requirements 

  • Excellent and experienced user of Microsoft Office applications (Word, PowerPoint, Excel) 

  • Accuracy and attention to detail  


Our work placements are designed to help you identify your strengths and develop your skills within a real-world organisation, an experience which is invaluable for your future career. 


We’re looking for people who are keen to learn more about our exciting industry and have a desire to develop skills such as communication, problem-solving, team-working and time-management, within a commercial environment.  




What salary and benefits are we offering you? 


  • Starting salary of £21,100 or £23,100 if you are based within one of the Greater London Boroughs.  

  • 25 days’ annual leave 

  • Flexible benefits package 

  • Wellbeing and support services 


At EDF, everyone’s welcome. We strive to create an inclusive and diverse environment where everyone has a voice and where you feel confident being yourself.  We’re committed to equality, diversity and inclusion.  We’d like our future workforce to have an equal gender balance, represent a broad mix of people from minority ethnic backgrounds, LGBTQ+, those with a disability and supporting social mobility.    


We’re a disability confident employer and we’ll do all we can to help with your application, making adjustments as you need.    


We’ll value the difference you bring and offer opportunities for you to thrive and succeed.   


If you’re passionate about tackling climate change, our Industrial Placement programme offers you the opportunity to develop an exciting career whilst helping progress the UK towards a Net Zero future. 


Join us. Together, we’ll help Britain achieve net zero. 


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