The breakthrough you’ve been looking for.
At Sellafield Ltd, we’re doing something that’s never been attempted before: using our world-renowned expertise to transform the environment, local society, the regional economy and the global nuclear industry. This calls for global-first achievements, pioneering tech, high-performance thinking and infusions of great new talent. And it all starts with our placement opportunities. Make your own breakthrough here.
We have opportunities for ambitious, curious, open-minded Civil Engineering students to join us in various professions on a year-long industrial placement.
Our Industrial Placement
Our 12-month Industrial Placement programme is ideal for students looking to complete a placement during their time at university. The placement is designed to provide you with a flavour of what it is like to work at Sellafield Ltd and although you are only with us for a year, we can assure you that you will still feel you have made a difference.
As part of the Industrial Placement programme you will get the chance to take part in activities that will allow you develop your skills in line with our Graduate Programme and also allow you to obtain valuable employability skills and experience.
Our Civil Engineering Placements
As part of our 12-month engineering industrial placement programme you could work in one of the following professions:
Design Engineering - (Risley, Warrington).
Plant Engineering - (Sellafield, Cumbria).
What we are looking for
You’ll need to be on track or expected to achieve at least a 2:1 in your degree discipline and ideally will be within your penultimate year of study.
Accepted degree subjects
- civil engineering and construction
Additional job details
- Risley, Warrington
- £16,371 - £17,455
25.5 days’ holiday plus bank holidays
How to apply
You will be asked during your application form which profession you would prefer to work within, please ensure you visit our graduate programme areas page for more information on each profession.
You are advised to regularly check your emails (including any junk mail/spam folders) for correspondence related to this post, including assessment or interview invitations and any other type of correspondence relating to your application. In the event of a high number of responses to any advert, Sellafield Ltd reserves the right to close the programme early.
For further information on the benefits of working for Sellafield Ltd please refer to our careers website.
Application closing date: Ongoing (Apply at your earliest opportunity, applications may close for certain programmes if we experience high numbers)
Telephone interviews: November 2019.
Face-to-face interviews: Throughout December 2019 and January 2020.
*Please note, if you are unable to attend an Interview during these months you will be unable to complete our application process.
Diversity and inclusion statement
In promoting equal opportunities, Sellafield Ltd welcomes applications from all sections of the community. We select people according to their abilities and our needs. As users of the disability confident scheme, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the vacancy.
Click Apply to start your application now. This job will be available on Prospects until 20 October 2020
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Closing date: Continuous recruitment