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At Northern Ireland Electricity Networks (NIE Networks), we rely on our committed workforce to keep the country's lights on. We own the wires and meters, transporting electricity to over 840,000 homes and businesses every day.

We employ around 1,300 people and offer a broad range of career opportunities. These include engineering, customer service, finance, IT and environment. 

We are committed to developing young talent through our graduate engineering and finance programmes, our apprenticeships and our student scholarships.


We look for talented individuals with confidence, energy, enthusiasm and an interest in developing a career within the electrical utility industry. Find out more about graduate opportunities at NIE Networks.


Applications for our 2015 apprenticeship intake have now closed. Visit the apprenticeship page to find out more about the programme.

Meet our people

Would you like to know how an engineer spends their day at NIE Networks? Have you ever wondered what an apprentice or engineer does? Meet some of our people and gain an insight into what they do.
Northern Ireland Electricity Networks Limited - Registered in Northern Ireland - Registered No: NI26041
Registered Office: 120 Malone Road, Belfast, BT9 5HT