Once-in-a-generation opportunities at AWE – the UK’s Nuclear Defence Establishment

21 March 2024 12:30 - 13:10

With 7,000 staff and £1.4 billion turnover, AWE’s cutting-edge work keeps the UK, and everyone within it, safe and secure through: 

  • Mitigation of threats from nuclear and radiological terrorism and accidents
  • Design, manufacture and maintenance of the Trident nuclear warhead - the UK’s ultimate deterrent
  • Development of the UK’s replacement nuclear warhead
  • Creation of unique nuclear facilities and infrastructure to optimise all our programmes
To support our expanding mission, we are forging new links across the supply chain and are actively recruiting staff, from apprentice to world expert. Come and talk to us on our stand to explore the opportunities.


1. AWE – who we are and what we do
2. Opportunities to work with us, as part of Supply Chain
3. Opportunities to work for us, as part of our diverse and inclusive workforce

Dr Martin Thomas, Engineering Business Operations, AWE