Technical Graduate Scheme (Sellafield Ltd)
Sellafield Ltd is responsible for safely delivering decommissioning, reprocessing and nuclear waste management activities on behalf of the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority at the Sellafield plant in West Cumbria. Sellafield’ s primary operations include; Risk and hazard reduction including decommissioning legacy ponds and silos, some of the oldest facilities on the Sellafield site, commercial operations including spent fuel management, the safe treatment of low level, intermediate level and high level waste and asset care and maintenance. As one of the most complex nuclear companies in the world, Sellafield Ltd offers some of the most technically and commercially challenging projects within the nuclear industry. In an exciting time for the nuclear industry, Sellafield Ltd are looking to sponsor three graduates with scientific backgrounds on the nucleargraduates programme to support the technical profession. Upon completion of the nucleargraduates programme you will join Sellafield Ltd to continue your professional development. Your nucleargraduates programme will be broken down into technical and behavioural training. It will be structured against the needs of the institute with whom you’re aiming to gain chartered engineer or scientist status. You will come together with your fellow graduates to complete ‘core’ training as well as having the benefit of an individual training budget for training specific to your personal development. On top of this you will spend 10% of your time with us to Footprints, our corporate social responsibility programme. You will have the opportunity to become a STEM ambassador, passing on your knowledge and enthusiasm to the next generation of scientists and engineers. You will establish a start-up company, developing your commercial awareness and allowing your appreciation of the challenges faced by a small business. You will work with local community projects, meeting inspirational individuals. This is a unique opportunity to experience the different aspects of our complex, ever-changing industry before starting employment with Sellafield Ltd to continue your career and professional development.