How to apply

Great news. You’re about to make the first step into an exciting and rewarding career with the UK’s leading energy provider. From the details below you’ll see how, in just six steps, you could be on your way to becoming an E.ON apprentice or trainee and a key part of a rapidly changing energy industry where our aim is to become our customers trusted energy partner.


Select the “apply online now ” link and complete the application form. If the scheme you wish to apply for isn’t currently open, you can register your interest, and we’ll email you when the scheme is open for applications.

Check your details

Make sure you complete all the mandatory fields in the application form, along with the competency based questions and your CV and then select submit. You will receive a confirmation email once you’ve submitted your application, so it’s really important that you provide us with the correct email address as we will use this to provide you with updates on your application.

Online testing

If you have the correct qualifications and have answered the competency based questions in detail then you will be asked to complete some aptitude tests which will assess your verbal and numerical abilities.

Invite to assessment centre

This your chance to really shine. You will be asked to attend an assessment centre where you will complete practical exercises and a competency based interview so we can get to know you more.

Site tour

If you have demonstrated the right skills in the interview and the practical assessment, you will be invited along to a site tour, where you’ll be shown around the site you could be based at and asked to demonstrate your ability to work safely at a height.

Begin your apprenticeship or traineeship

 If successful you will receive confirmation of a job offer – this offer will be subject to references and where required a medical, eye test and criminal records check.