Yorkshire Water Overview

  • www.yorkshirewater.com
  • Bradford, United Kingdom
  • 1001 to 5000 Employees
  • 1973
  • Company - Private
  • Energy & Utilities
  • $500 million to $1 billion (USD)

Everyone has an idea of what a water company does. Here in Yorkshire, we make sure that all 5.2 million people living in the region have clean and safe drinking water on tap and that their waste water is taken away. But for us, it’s so much more than this. We are proud to work ...

Company Updates

November 6, 2020
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Coronavirus Update - A message to our Customers Keeping our customers and our colleagues safe is incredibly important to us. We’re following the Government's health advice to make sure everyone stays safe and we’re putting all the necessary measures in place to make sure this advice is followed by everyone. We know this is a really challenging time. We play a vital role in public health and we’ll continue to make sure we supply our customers with clean safe drinking water and treat their wastewater safely. We are continuing to recruit key roles within our business to ensure we continue providing an exceptional service to our customer across the Yorkshire region. We are doing this in a socially distanced way by carrying our virtual interviews via Microsoft teams/skype and carrying out virtual induction/training events where appropriate.

Yorkshire Water Reviews

3.8
75%
Recommend to a Friend
90%
Approve of CEO
Liz Barber
Liz Barber
40 Ratings
Featured Review
5.0
Current Employee

"Flexible hours and working environment to fit alongside family life"

Jan 26, 2022 - Senior Human Resources Business Partner in Leeds, England
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

Flexible working environment
Flexible hours
Great colleagues
Superb Leeds city centre canalside Head Office location
Female CEO

Cons

Things can sometimes take a while to get over the line
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Diversity & Inclusion at Yorkshire Water

4.1
(46 reviews)

Diversity & Inclusion FAQs

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Does there seem to be diversity at Yorkshire Water?

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Yorkshire Water Interviews

Experience
Positive55%
Negative20%
Neutral25%
Getting an Interview
Applied online89%
Recruitment Agency11%
Difficulty
3.1
Average
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  1. Graduate Interview

    Anonymous Employee in United Kingdom
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Interview

    First was a pre-prepared presentation, and associated questions. Then was standard interview questions, mainly long complicated STAR questions. Two people performed the interview, and asked lots of hard behavioural questions.
    Interview

    Tell me about a time you have worked well under pressure.

    Answer Question

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Yorkshire Water Awards & Accolades

  • EnvironmentalNorthern Marketing Awards2020
  • Best Use of Marketing AutomationDMA Awards Silver2019
  • Customer Engagement AwardUtility Week Awards2019
  • Environmental Excellence AwardUtility Week Awards2019
  • Most Innovative Data and SoftwareWater Industry Awards2019

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Does Yorkshire Water offer unlimited holiday?

...Working from home full time...

December 12, 2021

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