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Showing our support for LGBT staff

This year the 17th May is a Wednesday and just another day to many of us, but in 1990 it was the day the World Health Organisation (WHO) removed homosexuality from the International Classification of Diseases. Since then the 17th May has been recognised as International Day against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia (IDAHOBIT); a […]

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    ‘Every day is different’ – Anglian Water Apprenticeship year 2

‘Every day is different’ – Anglian Water Apprenticeship year 2

A guest blog from Lewis Mills, one of our apprentices, as part of National Apprentice Week 2017

I’m an Anglian Water apprentice, now in the second year of my four year Maintenance Technician Apprenticeship. I’ve been very busy in second year and have learnt so much in such a small period of time. There’s a […]

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    Cyber security: the every day fight against hackers, viruses and bad guys

Cyber security: the every day fight against hackers, viruses and bad guys

I’ve been here nearly four years now, time flies when you’re having fun and in and around the odd stressful moment my job at AW is a lot of fun.

But why does a water company need a role like mine? Well, just think how important the provision of safe, clean water is and think […]

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“Women bring a different perspective to engineering”

To mark International Women’s Day, one of Anglian Water’s senior engineers Alison Taylor tells us what inspired her to start her career and why we need more women in engineering.

I got into engineering because I have always been interested in how things work and how they are put together. I always wanted to know […]

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    Learning the ropes as an Anglian Water technician apprentice

Learning the ropes as an Anglian Water technician apprentice

We invited Anglian Water apprentice Lewis Mills to write us a guest blog about his experiences. If you’re inspired by his story and want to find out more visit www.anglianwatercareers.co.uk/trainees

I’m an Anglian Water apprentice and I’m currently in the first year of my four year maintenance technician apprenticeship. Before I was successful in getting […]

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How do we inspire the engineers of the future?

Engineers are natural born problem solvers – but there is one big problem which is proving harder than most to tackle.

The water industry is heading towards a skills crisis. We know it is coming, but what can we do to fend it off?

The Royal Academy of Engineering says Britain needs more than a million […]

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The Graduate

If I’m honest, I never thought that I would end up working for a water company…but I’m so glad that I am.

I applied to Anglian Water’s Customer Service graduate scheme during my final year at uni where I was finishing my Psychology degree – yes, Psychology! When I applied, I didn’t know much about […]

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