Nuclear Liabilities (Office for Nuclear Regulation)

08 Oct 2016
20 Nov 2016
The Office for Nuclear Regulation (ONR) independently regulates nuclear safety and security at 37 nuclear licensed sites across the UK. They are also responsible for the regulation of transport and the safeguarding of nuclear and radioactive materials with a duty to ensure that the nuclear industry controls its hazards effectively, has a culture of continuous improvement and maintains high standards. The nuclear industry is undergoing rapid change and ONR’s role as a regulator is vital in ensuring new nuclear facilities are designed, built and operated to the highest standards, and in a manner that improves public confidence without compromising safety or security. Also overseeing the decommissioning of nuclear sites and cooperating with international regulators their work is critical to the protection of society at large. The Office of Nuclear Regulation is looking to sponsor graduates through the nucleargraduates programme. Upon completion of the two year programme those chosen will start employment with the Office for Nuclear Regulation to continue their career and professional development in order to become a Nuclear Safety Inspector. The Nuclear Liabilities Regulation (NLR) specialism fulfils a broad range of strategic and project management roles on decommissioning, spent fuel, by-products and radioactive waste within ONR. Working within NLR you will find yourself dealing with a broad range of issues around the management of the UK’s radioactive waste and materials, ensuring adequate decommissioning of facilities, ground remediation activities, geological disposal and ending regulatory control. You can expect to find yourself liaising with government bodies and other regulators, both within the UK and abroad in relation to the implantation of national and international strategies. Now is the time to explore this exceptional opportunity