Start Date – October 2020

Salary - £15,839

Location - Glasgow

Disciplines – Environmental/Sustainability


This is an excellent opportunity to join the first integrated energy company in the UK to generate 100% green electricity. Their focus is on wind energy, smart grids and driving the change to a cleaner, electric future and they are reinvesting over £4m every working day to make this happen. 


The company are seeking a bright enthusiastic student to support their Power Generation, Electrical Networks, Telecommunications (PGT) Team on in the environmental/sustainability side. The placement is open to undergraduates and graduates.


Role and Responsibilities

They are looking for either environmental compliance and management knowledge/area of study, or wider environmental sustainability (any of carbon management, sustainable resource use and waste minimisation, biodiversity protection and enhancement, supply chain sustainability).



Ideally, the person would have had a part-time job previously to demonstrate business practices and awareness


Technical Skills/Knowledge

  • Evidence of Environmental/Sustainability knowledge
  • MS Office skills including Excel


Interpersonal Skills

  • Good standard of written English
  • Interpersonal Skills
  • Ability to work on own initiative
  • Proactive problem solver
  • Good communicator
  • Team player


To apply for this placement or for more information, please contact Caroline Jardine at stating your interest, your full name and the vacancy reference. Please note, you must be fully registered with The YINI scheme to apply. See the YINI application page to complete an on-line application form if you are not already.

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