The following is a Apprentice Review for Cadent.
Cadent scores 4.3/5 based on 147 reviews.
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What are the Best and Worst things about your job?
National Grid terms and conditions
Van and fuel card provided
Tools, PPE and consumables provided
Enjoyable variety of work that involves some travel
Expenses fully paid when away from home
Separation from National Grid
No longer receive shares
The constant cost cutting under Cadent
Since transition to Cadent the training organisation and delivery has been awful and frustrating
Poor pay when compared to other Cadent trainees, such as adult trainees
No standby or overtime paid on apprenticeship
What is the annual salary for this role?
Starting salary: £13,000 - £15,000
Current salary: £19,000 - £21,000
What advice would you give to someone applying to this role?
Be interested in Engineering and Energy.
Do you have any interview tips?
Have some form of experience of dismantling and re-assembling components.
Electrician, REWS at Willis Towers Watson