Energy & Utilities

Whether it is a role in the production and sale of energy, fuel extractions, manufacturing, refining or distribution – or a role in the electrical power industry including electricity generation, electric power distribution and sales – you can trust Akton to expertly manage your recruitment needs and to allow you to focus on your core business.

Technical advancements

The energy and utility sector has experienced sustained levels of technical advancements for many years, meaning that working in this industry is more exciting than ever. It is a unique environment as overseas and offshore opportunities allow candidates to customise their career path with a great deal of flexibility. This presents significant challenges to employers who find themselves dealing with an inherently mobile workforce. The challenge is exacerbated by the wide range of skills, experience and qualifications that many of the roles require.

That’s where our expertise can make all the difference. We have the skills and experience to help build a workforce tailored to meet your unique requirements, and our consultants have the knowledge and experience needed to create the bespoke workforce solutions that you need. With over 10 years’ experience, you can be assured that we will take the time to understand your requirements and introduce you to the best candidates.

Utility companies are under pressure to add advanced sensors to their smart grids and add devices that monitor energy usage more closely. While these additions will no doubt make a utility company work more efficiently, the workload and technical capabilities of a company must be considered. The need for strong teams with specialist technical knowledge and the ability to creatively solve problems has never been greater.

Infrastructure and construction

Akton provide specialist recruitment solutions for the complex field of construction and management of infrastructure systems and we have a substantial database of high-calibre candidates, all of whom have registered their details with Akton and have instructed us to act on their behalf. We understand that candidates looking to work within this industry must be great team-players, possess effective communication skills and be to flexible working opportunities. Based upon an in-depth understanding of your business, we ensure that we only introduce candidates who match the culture and ethos of your business.

Our experience covers the following areas:

Power station operations |Generating electricity using fossil fuels, nuclear/renewables | Distribution | Constructing infrastructures | Buying/selling on the energy market | Extracting | Transporting | Refining | Providing clean commercial/domestic water | Industry rules and regulations.

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