Help us make a big green dent in the universe. We're on a mission to drive the global renewable energy revolution, and we need loads more people to help us make our vision a reality.
We're looking for an Electrician / Electrical Installer for our Low Carbon Heating Team. You can be based anywhere in the Midlands / the M4 Corridor.
What you'll do
You’ll work as part of a team to install low carbon technology in customers homes - starting with Air Source Heat Pumps
You’ll work with Heat Pump Installers, Plumbers and Heating Engineers to deliver awesome low carbon tech, providing the electrical expertise and delivery
You’ll learn about new technologies and get awesome training in our state of the art £10m training centre, to give you the confidence to install the kit, find solutions to challenges and share low carbon advice to our customers
You’ll use your knowledge and experience of electrical works to install this new technology and deliver an outrageous experience that customers will love
You’ll be part of a team, working collaboratively with your peers to deliver awesome solutions that are right for you and your customers
What you'll have
You’ll be a fully qualified electrician with post-qualification work experience
You’ll have a minimum of a L2 Electrical qualification, 18th Edition and Part P
You’ll have a good knowledge and understanding of regulatory and technical legislation and industry best practice
You’ll may have experience in electrical testing and inspection
You’ll be competent in varied electrical installations from small to very large domestic work
You’ll have epic customer service skills and put the customer at the forefront of everything you do
You’ll be passionate about the fight against climate change and have a desire to help customers be more energy efficient
You’ll be able to prioritise work and manage your day to deliver efficiently for the customer and positively for your colleagues
You’ll have a keen eye for detail and be confident in the use of tech and IT
You’ll be able to make decisions and solve problems, seeking any advice when needed
You’ll be motivated and proactive, able to work with minimal supervision and also in collaboration with your colleagues
Full clean driving license
What we offer
£2,500 annual bonus
Company shares package
£25 per week lunch allowance
Company vehicle and fuel
Company tool kit
Uniform and all PPE
Octopus Energy benefits package (see below)
Our company culture - we won best company to work for in 2019 and our CEO, Greg has recorded a podcast about our culture and how we empower our people
Flexible working environment - genuine work life balance here, we are in the top 5 companies in the UK, we treat you as a human, and do our best to make work and life merge smoothly together
Relaxation - we don’t count your holidays here, we work hard, and so we know you need to play hard as well (within reason of course)
Equity Options Scheme - you own your own part of the business, share options in the whole Octopus Energy Group so we all work together towards success
Office culture - have a certain tech requirement? We’ll do our best to get it. Our offices are also stocked with fruit, breakfast, great coffee and soft drinks. Weekly on a Friday we all get together (this happens virtually too) for company updates and drinks - we call it Family Dinner
Social Events - we sponsor YeoValley’s summer festival, valleyfest, every year for our big offsite Summer party (we take our kids too) and we also aim to have 3 parties a year
Parents - get access to tax free childcare and maternity and paternity pay. We’re always looking for new ways to support parents, during lockdown we created OctoKids TV to help keep your kids occupied and entertained
Your development is important - we support and help with development including internal and external courses, learning, study support etc, all bespoke to you
SmartPension Scheme - employer 5% employee 3% and you can contribute more
Cycle to Work Scheme - to help lower your carbon footprint whilst good for your healthWe also have access to the EV Salary Sacrifice Scheme - if you want to get an EV!
More about our Low Carbon Team
Octopus Energy Services is spearheading the transition to greener, cheaper energy through the installation of in-home technologies; from smart meters and EV chargers; to low carbon heating, home batteries, solar, and beyond. We deliver smart energy, low carbon solutions for our customers.
We’ve fallen head-over-heels with heat pumps - which provide an ultra-efficient, reliable alternative to gas boilers. Our low carbon heating teams will learn all about them at our £10m training and R&D centre to become the defining force in installing these magical systems. Utilizing Octopus Energy’s awesome tech power we’re making electric heating the smart, accessible and clean choice for every home in the UK.
We need awesome people to drive the global renewable energy revolution and help make our vision a reality. We are looking for domestic plumbers who share our vision to move away from fossil fuels and provide low carbon sustainable heating technology to our customers.
At Octopus, the customer is at the heart of everything we do. As the face of the whole company, our diverse, industry-leading field force delivers the outrageous experience Octopus Energy customers love and expect.
This is a unique opportunity to learn renewable heating from the inside and, if you have what it takes, we’ll support you to become a fully qualified heat pump installation engineer over time...
If this all sounds like you then we'd love to hear from you.
At Octopus, we're looking for genuinely decent people who are honest and empathetic. Our commitment is to provide equal opportunities, a diverse and inclusive work environment, and fairness for everyone. You are welcome to apply no matter your race, gender identity, sexuality, age, family or civil status, disability, religion, or ethnicity.