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Energy & Utility Skills publications

The following publications were produced by Energy & Utility Skills:

Industry reports:

Energy & Utility Skills careers website and resources

The Energy & Utility Skills website has a dedicated careers area highlighting careers in the power, gas, waste management and water industries. The website includes information on career opportunities, occupational profiles, case studies and employers in the sector. Links to industry occupational profiles:

Other suggested useful links include:

Useful websites

Energy & Utility Skills 
Energy & Utility Skills are the Sector Skills Council for the power, gas, waste management and water industries. The website contains information on careers in the sector, relevant qualification and training, Apprenticeships, training provider search and how the sector is represented in the UK.

Energy and Utility Skills Register

Energy & Utility Skills operates an independent skills register which provides a recognised standard across the whole of the energy and utilities sector. The schemes listed on the register are related to the health, safety and competence of the workforce.

Scenta – Engineering and technology career and news

A web portal giving information on careers in science, engineering and technology from The Engineering and Technology Board

This website contains detailed information about careers in engineering and the specific sub-sectors, publications aimed at careers advisers and teachers plus 'behind the scenes' in engineering.

STEMNET links industry and schools in all Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths sectors, through national, regional and local partnerships

Careersbox is a national careers film library which is free to access. Click here to see films of real people doing real jobs in energy and utilities sector.

The IET Power Academy is an Engineering Scholarship Fund for students that would like to study Electrical Engineering at Cardiff, Imperial College London, Strathclyde, Manchester, Southampton or Queens University Belfast.

The Association of Power Producers (AEP) is the leading trade association for the UK power market.

Utility Job Search is a job site dedicated to the candidates in the UK utilities industry

Just Utilities is a job site advertising vacancies in the utility industry

Institute of Gas Engineers and Managers (IGEM) independent body serving the gas industry.

CORGI are the national watchdog for gas safety in the UK

City & Guilds offers learners over 500 qualifications in 28 industry areas

Water UK

Society of British Water and Wastewater Industries