Dounreay

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An opportunity to be involved in some of the UK’s most challenging technical projects, developing unique skills and experiences which are increasingly in demand across many industries.

Dounreay is Scotland’s largest decommissioning project and is widely recognised as Europe’s  most complex nuclear closure programme.

For more than 50 years it was known as the centre of the UK’s fast reactor research and development and now the team is aiming to be recognised as a centre of excellence for nuclear decommissioning.

Dounreay offers an opportunity to be involved in some of the UK’s most leading edge technical projects, developing unique skills and experiences which are highly sought after across the industry.

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#DidYouKnow the first 1,000 boxes of Dounreay historical documents have recently been transferred to Nucleus: The Nuclear and Caithness Archive. ... See MoreSee Less

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The application process for Dounreay's apprentice scheme is now open. If you want to join Emma and gain world leading decommissioning skills and experience, apply by 14 February: dounreaycareers.com/current-vacancies/. #DecommSkills ... See MoreSee Less

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The project team decommissioning a former laboratory has removed the first contact handleable level waste from a cell in more than a decade.

Uniquely, the cell houses a turntable made from a gun turret which came from World War II battleship HMS Howe.

HMS Howe, one of the last battleships to be launched on the Clyde in 1940, saw active service in the Second World War.

The laboratory is one of 14 currently being decommissioned by a team of workers from Dounreay, GDES and Morson Projects.
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#DidYouKnow the first 1,000 boxes of Dounreay historical documents have recently been transferred to Nucleus: The Nuclear and Caithness Archive.

The application process for Dounreay's apprentice scheme is now open. If you want to join Emma and gain world leading decommissioning skills and experience, apply by 14 February: https://t.co/j7UOmPAyOn. #DecommSkills

The project team decommissioning a former laboratory has removed the first contact handleable level waste from a cell in more than a decade. Uniquely the cell houses a turntable made from a gun turret which came from World War II battleship HMS Howe. #DecommProgress