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Northumbrian Water Group

Northumbrian Water Group

Updated November 2023.
Employees say this is a great place to work*

Company Overview

About Northumbrian Water Group
NWL is a water company in the United Kingdom, providing mains water and sewerage services in the English counties of Northumberland, Tyne and Wear, Durham and parts of North Yorkshire, and also supplying water as Essex and Suffolk Water. Northumbrian Water Limited supplies 2.7 million customers in the North East with both water and sewerage services, trading as Northumbrian Water, and 1.8 million customers in the South East with water services, trading as Essex & Suffolk Water.
Company Size 3,117 UK-based Employees
(Super Large)
INDUSTRY Manufacturing & Production
Northumbrian Water Group Head Office
North East England, United Kingdom

Employee Demographics

  • <2 years - 16%
  • 2-5 years - 15%
  • 6-10 years - 18%
  • 11-15 years - 14%
  • 16-20 years - 12%
  • Over 20 years - 25%

Company Culture at Northumbrian Water Group

The employee experience below at Northumbrian Water Group, compared to a typical company.

73% of employees at Northumbrian Water Group say it is a great place to work*, compared to 54% of employees at a typical UK based company.
Northumbrian Water Group
Typical Company
*Responses to the statement “Taking everything into account, I would say this is a great place to work.” Source: Great Place To Work® 2021 Global Employee Engagement Study.


People here are treated fairly regardless of their race or ethnic origin.


This is a physically safe place to work.


People here are treated fairly regardless of their sexual orientation.


When you join the organisation, you are made to feel welcome.


People here are treated fairly regardless of their gender.

Working at Northumbrian Water Group

Working at Northumbrian Water Group
Heidi Mottram - Chief Executive
Contact Centre
Alex Wood
Helen Allister

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