9 months ago
Exciting opportunities in a truly unique environment.
If you want to work in a unique and innovative environment, then AWE could be the perfect place for you – whether you are a scientist, an engineer, a mechanic or a business professional. Whatever stage you’re at in your career, we’re always looking for high quality candidates.
Package: Competitive basic salary plus generous holiday entitlement, nine day working fortnight, workplace pension scheme and additional flexible benefits scheme.
It's an exciting time to join the Project Management function at AWE. Working for one of the area's largest employers and enjoying an excellent work/life balance, our project management function gain experience on a wide variety of projects and are able to make a direct and visible contribution to the successful running of the business.
We are interested in hearing from Project Managers with a proven track record of managing people, deployments and issues in a multi-functional multi-national project environment.
The key skills and experience you will have are:
Proven success of leading a cross-functional team delivering a variety of projects within a regulated environment
Knowledge and understanding of processes involved in planning small to large scale projects
Proven experience in the application of project management methodology in your industry sector
Ability to work with multiple stakeholders at a variety of different levels
Knowledge of UK Health and Safety Legislation
This role will involve regular travel to France.
Individuals interested in this permanent opportunity will be required to be eligible for UK Security Clearance.
AWE plays a crucial role in the defence of the United Kingdom, by providing and maintaining the warheads for the country's nuclear deterrent. We are a centre of scientific, engineering and technological excellence, with some of the most advanced research, design and production facilities in the world. Our unique expertise also assists the UK Government in developing and delivering a range of innovative and integrated support services, including national nuclear security and counter-terrorism solutions.
AWE is an equal opportunities employer. We value diversity and welcome applications from candidates from all backgrounds. We particularly welcome applications from sections of the community which are currently under-represented at AWE, including women, BAME and applicants with disabilities.
Please note that you must be a British Citizen to apply for a role at AWE.Posted 11 Days Ago
About UsWorking at AWE
You could be part of a unique team supporting the defence and security of the United Kingdom – something AWE has done with pride for more than 60 years. Working with us is exciting and challenging – in fact it’s everything you would expect from a company that supports national security.
Jobs are varied and diverse – from technical roles in engineering, science, manufacturing and industrial work to business roles in areas such as administration, commercial, human resources and facilities management. We have a graduate programme, or you may be interested in our award-winning Skills Academy offering a range of apprenticeships.
And just as diverse as the jobs and people, is the range of buildings and facilities here – from the original control tower when Aldermaston was a military airfield to state-of-the-art world class research and technology facilities.
Security is our watchword
Because what we do is of great national importance, our approach is highly regulated and we operate to the highest level of security, both in terms of how our sites operate and the people who work with us. Here are a few practical things to know before joining us: •In some areas, the use of mobile and portable devices; including removable media such as dongles and USB sticks; is either restricted or prohibited •In line with other high security businesses, you may be randomly selected for a routine search on entry to and exit from our site •We also advise everyone to take care regarding the information they post on the internet about working here
The safety and security of everyone is paramount. Each site has a highly experienced team of security officers and Ministry of Defence Police. Their job in frontline security is to protect you and the sites everyone works on. It’s everyone’s responsibility to support them in their role.
Make a difference
We are always looking for high calibre people to join our team, so why not explore the opportunities we currently have on offer. Whatever stage of your career, AWE is an exciting and excellent environment to develop your skills and achieve your aspirations.