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Nuclear Recruitment

If you are seeking to fill roles in the Nuclear Industry, you have come to the right people.

First Recruitment Group has a strong reputation with many of the largest global operators and suppliers in the Nuclear sector. Having successfully filled roles for Nuclear Industry clients for 18 years, we are able to help you.


  1. Senior/Principal Structural Engineer


    North West


  2. Process Engineer


    E Midlands


  3. Senior/ Mechanical Engineer


    North West


  4. Inspector


    W Midlands


  5. Senior Ec&I Engineer


    North West


  6. Risk Analyst / Risk Manager


    North West


  7. Senior EC&I Engineer


    South East


  8. Inspector


    South East



We offer a dedicated, specialist trained team of Nuclear Industry recruitment consultants, each with an in-depth understanding of the diverse roles and requirements of working in this high security clearance industry.

They can recruit from design through to new build, construction and commissioning, covering both contract and permanent nuclear job roles. Our Nuclear team works closely with our specialist Commercial recruitment team, providing all levels of commercial support from boardroom to base.

The main disciplines we recruit in the Nuclear power industry are:

  • Project Controls: Project Management, Planning, Cost, Estimation, QS, Commercial, Risk & Procurement.
  • Mechanical: Principal, Lead, Design, Civil, Structural. Commissioning & Maintenance.
  • Electrical, Control & Instrumentation: Principal, Lead, Design, Instrumentation, Control Systems, Commissioning & Maintenance.
  • HSE: Quality, Safety, Environmental, HSSE, HAZOP, HAZID, Radiological Protection, Radiological Advisors & Fire and Gas.
  • Process: Senior Process, Process Safety, Chemists, Laboratory, Details Process Design, Process Design.
  • Construction & Commissioning: Construction Manager, Site Manager, Commissioning Manager and Nuclear Engineers


The next 10 years will see a huge increase in job opportunities as the Nuclear Industry prepares to face an unprecedented skills shortage. We will keep you up to date on job opportunities and benefits of working in the industry through our newsletter below.


Our clients include Cavendish Nuclear, Costain, Atkins, EDF Energy and many others. You can read about what some of our Nuclear clients think of us here.

We work with all the major EPC Clients, Tier 1, Tier 2 and Tier 3 organisations, supporting their projects, work packages and framework agreements such as EVAP-D, B38, B41, STAK, Silo, LLWR, BEPPS, EPR, SDP, DSA, MOX, THORP, NDA and new projects within the new build industry.

Our services include:

  • Project consultation
  • Account management
  • Permanent and contract recruitment
  • Payroll and tax through our in-house team
  • Mobilisation.

We work on a number of PSLs, and where clients need a more specific Managed Solution, we can offer them cost savings, greater efficiency and high quality of candidates.

Find out more about our Managed Solutions.

To find out how our Nuclear Industry recruitment expertise can help you, please call +44 (0) 1925 907000 or email

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