Why work for UKAEA?

UK Atomic Energy Authority (UKAEA) leads the world in fusion research, with a wide range of programmes working on the key challenges of putting fusion power on the grid.

We offer opportunities within a wide range of engineering, scientific, technical, construction and support disciplines across all of our facilities, departments and programmes.

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CCFE scientists

Current vacancies

Search our current vacancies and apply online – or join our talent pools to be considered for future opportunities.

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Fellowships, PhD and MSc opportunities

CCFE offers research projects with partner universities around the UK in a range of plasma physics, materials and engineering fields.

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Early careers

UKAEA’s industry-accredited apprenticeship and graduate schemes offer the perfect gateway to a successful career.

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Employee benefits

We offer excellent benefits, from flexible working and a final salary pension scheme to a structured professional development and training programme.

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Recruitment process

Our recruitment process typically involves a first stage telephone interview followed by a panel interview. You may also be required to complete some additional assessments. If you are looking to find out a little more about our full recruitment process, you can find details here.

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