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Nuclear Engineer Degree Apprenticeship

Job Category:  Apprenticeship
Contract Partner Company:  Jobs Service
Employing Company:  EDF/HPC

The HPC Jobs Service supports local people into exciting, long-term careers across our Project.

Nuclear Engineer Degree Apprenticeship

At EDF, we’re big on supporting people as they set out on their career. Over four years, you’ll learn from experts, gaining valuable experience while studying for a Bachelors Degree in Electrical Engineering. You can expect on-the-job training and the kind of practical experience you simply can't get on campus.

What we’re looking for


  • 102 UCAS points - ideally three A-Levels (at grade C or above), including maths and a science subject or a relevant Level 3 qualification, such as a BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma with a strong mathematical element
  • Ability to demonstrate enthusiasm for engineering in the nuclear industry
  • Clear ambition to develop an a career within EDF
  • Ability to engage people at all levels and work within a team

Where we could take you

Once you’ve completed the scheme, you’ll have both academic qualifications and years of experience within EDF. That means you’ll be in the best possible position to continue your career.

The future is yours for the taking!

What’s in it for you?


  • £17,821 a year with annual pay increases
  • Pension scheme
  • 25 days’ paid holiday
  • Wellbeing and support services
  • Flexible benefits package

Where you'll be based

During the apprenticeship you'll be working within a team based at one of our power stations: Sizewell B or Hinkley Point C. Your time will be split between your EDF workplace and the National College for Nuclear (southern hub).

Please apply here: https://careers.edfenergy.com/content/Nuclear-Engineer-Degree-Apprenticeship/?locale=en_GB


For this role you must have evidence of right to work in the UK. As a project, we do not discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation, and we welcome applications from all sections of the community.