Working for Dounreay

As the decommissioning programme progresses, we have a requirement to recruit qualified and experienced personnel to fill a number of current and emerging vacancies.

We employ over 1,200 people at the site and offer secure and rewarding work across a range of technical and support functions.

We offer an excellent benefits package, including competitive salary, bonus scheme, pension plan, generous leave allowance and subsidised bus travel.

All Dounreay, a division of Magnox Ltd, employees and eligible job applicants enjoy equal opportunity for employment and advancement on the basis of their ability, qualifications, experience and suitability for the work. Dounreay does not discriminate on the grounds of age, sex, race, ethnic origin, religion, sexual orientation, trade union membership or disability.

We recognise not only the basic obligation of all employers to provide equitable treatment in employment matters, but also the business advantages in valuing individual differences and encouraging all employees to develop their skills and abilities.

Current vacancies can be found here: