National Nuclear Laboratory


A career where anything is possible

NNL is a place where the world’s brightest minds combine creativity and innovation to push boundaries, go further and use science to benefit society. It’s a place where you can make a difference, it’s a place where you can grow, it’s a place where you can lead and it’s a place where you’ll always feel valued, respected and supported.

As the UK’s source of nuclear expertise, we’re an organisation that’s here to research, experiment and push the limits of what’s possible. Whatever your role, whatever your specialism, you can do great things here.

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Current Vacancies

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Working at NNL

Work alongside leading experts, combining creativity and innovation to solve some of the world’s biggest problems and challenge what’s possible.
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Why Join Us

The possibilities are endless. Whether you’re keen to revolutionise your field or looking to do work you can be proud of, you can do great things here.
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Early Careers

Our Early Careers programme at NNL includes the recruitment of apprentices, undergraduate students, graduates and post doctorates.
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Values and Behaviours

Our values are the lens through which we make our decisions. We are committed to safety, our customers, integrity, taking responsibility, enthusiasm and collaboration. We expect all our people to reflect our values.
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PhD Opportunities

NNL is positioned between academia and industry and we aim to use our relationship to reshape the nuclear agenda. Having NNL as an industrial sponsor means you’ll be able to access our world-leading subject matter experts and unique facilities. Together we will apply your research to where it is needed. You can search all our […]
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