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5th Massachusetts Green Career Conference Presentation: Employer-Hiring Snapshots

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  1. 1. National Grid – 5th Massachusetts Green Career Conference October 3, 2013
  2. 2. Topics of Discussion 2 Introductions Who is National Grid? Current Opportunities at National Grid Full-time Summer Intern Program Graduate Development Program Green initiatives Contact information
  3. 3. Safety Message 3
  4. 4. Confidential / For National Grid internal use only. 44 Inclusion Moment
  5. 5. National Grid – Delivering Unparalleled … 5 Safety Reliability Efficiency
  6. 6. National Grid – Who We Are National Grid is an international electricity and gas company based in the UK and northeastern US. We play a vital role in connecting millions of people to the energy they use, safely, reliably and efficiently. In the UK, we own the electricity transmission system in England and Wales, and own and operate four of the eight regional distribution networks in Great Britain. In the northeast United States, we own and operate gas and electricity distribution networks serving the needs of over 7 million consumers. We currently have approximately 15,000 employees in the US. We hold a vital position at the center of the energy system. National Grid is at the heart of securing energy supplies for future generations.
  7. 7. UK NetworkUK Network Where We Operate – UK and US 7 US NetworkUS Network
  8. 8. Graduate Development Program (GDP) Overview 8 The objective of GDP is to prepare early career professionals for future leadership roles within the organization. Graduates will have opportunities to gain practical, business and leadership experience through direct involvement within multiple functions within their Jurisdiction through an intensive and rewarding program with challenging and attainable objectives. Program begins 1st week in June 8-Week Introduction to National Grid 2 week orientation Introduction to Gas and Electric Operations Safety Ethics 4 weeks in Jurisdiction with Community Leaders 1 week in Customer, including Marketing and Account Management 1 week in Shared Services, including Call Centers and Process Excellence Note: Engineering Development Program track is being developed for 2014 Placement in functional area after introduction period Continued developmental workshops throughout year one
  9. 9. Summer Intern Program National Grid is pleased to offer PAID internships starting May 2014 ending in August 2014 for current college students seeking to gain experience with a world-class organization. Various internships are available companywide for college students studying the following fields: Electrical Engineering Mechanical Engineering Civil Engineering Business Accounting Finance Marketing Responsibilities will vary based upon your course of study and the business unit to which you are assigned.
  10. 10. How to apply: If you possess the job qualifications detailed in our job postings and have the desire to work in a highly collaborative environment that places great emphasis on team work, customer focus and results, we invite you to visit our career site to submit your resume - - For the Graduate Development and Summer Intern Program, please be sure to submit resume to the posting that meets your degree and preferred geographic location(s).
  11. 11. National Grid Green Initiatives
  12. 12. Contact information / Q&A Bill Isaksen CEM, LEED GA Community Energy Efficiency Representative W: 401-784-7102 Cynthia Angulo Senior Coordinator, Pipeline Programs W: 718-403-6496