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Western Power Distribution Overview

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Bristol, England
1001 to 5000 employees
Unknown
Subsidiary or Business Segment
Utilities
$100 to $500 million (USD) per year
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Western Power Distribution Holdings (WPD, formerly WPD Holdings UK) spreads energy around South West England and South Wales. The company's two regulated businesses, WPD South West and WPD South Wales, operate electricity distribution networks that serve about ... Read more

Western Power Distribution Reviews

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Robert A. Symons
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    I have been working at Western Power Distribution full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Team work friendly, good opportunity

    Cons

    Paper work, exams and onsite assessments

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Western Power Distribution Interviews

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    Electrical Operator Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Kettering, England
    Declined Offer
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    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 2+ months. I interviewed at Western Power Distribution (Kettering, England) in May 2017.

    Interview

    Long very long from application to interview took 7 weeks. 2 days before interview they change time. Day of interview keep me waiting 40 minutes. The interview itself was pretty poor asking a lot of questions regarding there procedures which no one will know unless you work for them. No progression, the salary stated isn't the money you start on. You will have to do call out but no retainer while they train you. Clicky company full of people who are related or friends of friends. I had interview and still waiting for out come 2 weeks later. I wouldn't go work for these people.

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