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Employment Type:  Full Time
Employment Period:  Permanent
Salary:  £27,083

Dartford, GB None, GB

Career Area:  Customer Services & Operations

Smart Metering Operative - Single Fuel

Smart Meter Engineer – Single Fuel, London area

When it comes to saving the planet, everyone’s talking the talk these days. As Britain’s biggest generator of zero carbon electricity, we’re not just talking about it, we’re doing something about it. And we’re looking for more people to join us on our journey to help Britain achieve Net Zero. 

What you’ll be doing

We are looking for Single Fuel operatives who are looking to develop their skills and embark on the journey to becoming Dual Fuel trained. We’re offering you the opportunity to upskill, with EDF covering all training costs.  We’re welcoming applications from trained installers who share our commitment to safety, quality and our passion for delivering excellent customer service.

EDF are looking to bring on Electric trained individuals who are wanting to take that next jump and learn the gas side of Metering. 

Within our Smart Metering and Electric Vehicle Installations team, you’ll be joining a multi-disciplined team of Smart Metering Operatives, responsible for the installation, maintenance, exchange and removal of all types of Dual Fuel metering for our customers, in the London area. 

Why work for us?

At EDF, everyone’s welcome. Whoever you are and wherever you come from, we’ll embrace the difference you bring and give you opportunities to thrive and succeed.

We know our people are what makes us great and we’re dedicated to offering competitive salaries, an excellent benefits package and exciting career opportunities. Here are some of the great things that you’ll get here:   

  • £28,734 starting salary* inclusive of a £3,500 London allowance if you live within the M25
  • Dual Fuel salary uplift to £33,658* inclusive of a £3,500 London allowance if you live within the M25
  • Single Fuel – Meter fit incentive in excess of £2,500
  • Once Dual Fuel trained - Meter fit incentive in excess of £5,000 a year 
  • 3% performance-based bonus scheme
  • 28 days’ annual leave (including bank holidays), increasing with length of service 
  • Optional ad-hoc overtime and standby rota
  • Access to everyday lifestyle benefits, including our discounted employee energy tariff, gym membership, healthcare, shopping discounts and a market-leading company pension scheme.
  • Flexible working arrangements (on request)
  • Excellent on the job training with all tools and kit provided 
  • Exciting career development opportunities across a diverse range of roles within our business, such as electric vehicles and smart home technology.  


What we need from you


  • Competent to install, remove, exchange or energise all singe-phase electrical metering equipment supplied from single- or three-phase cut outs or distribution boards
  • Three-phase metering competency is preferred but not essential 
  • EUSR registered
  • Takes pride in delivering quality work whilst adhering to the highest safety standards
  • Excellent customer communication skills
  • Must hold a current Full Driving Licence (any penalties or endorsements should be declared on application)
  • Full colour vision 
  • Pass pre-appointment drug and alcohol screening

Ready to join us?

If this sounds like you then we’d love to hear from you. We’re an equal opportunity and a disability confident employer. 

Join us. Together, we’ll help Britain achieve Net Zero. 

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