We’re the North West’s water company – providing great quality water every day to seven million people, and taking away and treating the wastewater that disappears around the U-bend.
We’re passionate about customer service, our wonderful environment and providing the region with a fantastic product at an affordable price.
Join us, and you’ll be part of a modern, FTSE 100 company with a down-to-earth, family atmosphere, where the opportunities come thick and fast, and you can realise your full potential.
Keeping life flowing smoothly for our customers relies on a vast operation.
Our engineers, scientists, project managers, planners, network specialists and customer service experts love what they do, and take pride in every drop.
We only recruit the best, but in return, you’ll get the opportunity to forge a long-term career with an award-winning company.
Graduate and apprentice programmes
Our apprentice and graduate programmes will give you a flying start to your career. Through practical, on the job experience, classroom based learning and the opportunity to gain professional qualifications, we’ll give you everything you need to get to grips with our ever changing industry.
Our programmes cover a wide range of disciplines, including engineering, project management, finance, customer service, network operations and process control (CHECK).
It isn’t all about graduate and apprentice recruitment here at United Utilities. We regularly recruit experienced staff across a wide range of disciplines from entry level to senior leadership roles. As the North West’s water company we have opportunities from Carlisle to Crewe so there is sure to be an opportunity that suits you.
Professional development and training
We help all our colleagues achieve their potential, through career-long training and personal development opportunities.
From our in-house technical training centre to our leadership development programme for rising stars, we’ll take you just as far as you want to go.
Modern, flexible employment
From an onsite nursery at our Warrington headquarters, to flexible contracts and award winning pension scheme, we’re a forward-thinking employer that helps you balance family and work commitments.
We offer competitive pay and pensions; performance related bonuses and generous holiday entitlement.
We work closely with the armed forces to provide jobs for reservists and ex-servicemen and women. We’re also an enthusiastic supporter of the ‘two tick’ scheme, underlining our commitment to employing disabled colleagues.