What we do
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Thank you for your interest in working for AWE. We firmly believe in diversity, which means we promote equality and opportunities amongst all our employees.
Whatever stage you are at in your career, we offer a wide range of opportunities and support throughout your time here, helping you achieve your full potential.
Our work is truly unique and vital to protect national security. It helps to keep our world safe and secure. That’s why everybody who works at AWE is passionate about what they do and thrives in a challenging, yet rewarding, environment.
We recruit for a wide range of roles in AWE and each role will have its own individual qualifications and technical requirements.
There are some standard requirements and personal qualities we look for in our candidates. You must:
Because of the nature of our work, all our successful candidates will need to be security cleared before working for us. This can take several months.
All offers of employment at AWE are conditional on applicants achieving the following:
Your personality and drive are very important – so if you are innovative, enjoy a challenge and are looking for a unique opportunity we are the place for you.
Good luck with your application!
"AWE promotes diversity in employment. Because of the nature of work associated with these posts, they are subject to special nationality rules and are open only to British nationals. All selected candidates will be required to undergo security clearance."