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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3 days ago

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Dounreay organised an engineering industry day to prepare young people for the apprenticeship recruitment process and to give advice on alternative routes into engineering.

A total of 65 students attended from Thurso High School, Wick High School, Farr High School and North Highland College UHI.

Representatives from North Highland College UHI, Rolls-Royce plc, Nuvia UK Health Physics, JGC Engineering & Technical Services Ltd, SSE and Lockheed Martin supported the event.
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6 days ago

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Dounreay Business Ambassadors, Fiona and Marie recently took part in mock interviews with 100 S4 pupils at Wick High School. The event was organised by Developing the Young Workforce North Highland. ... See MoreSee Less

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6 days ago

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We are seeking views on our Draft Business Plan which sets out key activities and expected progress for all 17 of the NDA’s nuclear sites over the next 3 years.

Please respond by 4 February 2019: --> www.gov.uk/government/consultations/nuclear-decommissioning-authority-business-plan-2019-to-2022 #DecommProgress
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Dounreay organised an engineering industry day to prepare young people for the apprenticeship recruitment process & to give advice on alternative routes into engineering. The event was support by @NHC_UHI @RollsRoyce @NuviaUK @SSE @LockheedMartin & JGC Engineering

Dounreay's Chief Nuclear Officer reminds #Nuclear2018 about some of the more cost effective approaches to #decommprogress

Steve Beckitt from @dounreay tells @NIAUK #Nuclear2018 about innovation and progress in solving the Decommissioning challenges at the UKs most remote nuclear site.