Associate Nuclear Materials Inventory Controller

Location
Reading
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
22 Aug 2017
Closes
19 Sep 2017
Ref
R910
Contact
AWE
Clearance Level
DV
Sector
Logistics, Nuclear
Job Type
Permanent

Package: Basic salary plus contributory pension scheme, generous holiday entitlement, additional flexible benefits scheme and excellent work/life balance including 9 day working fortnight.

We are looking for a Associate Nuclear Material controller to assist the Material inventory holder with the production of key accountancy related reports whilst undertaking an appropriate range of checks and audits to ensure process standards are complied with. The role will require you to work in a High Hazard environment which will involve wearing specific PPE to strict guidelines, policies and procedures.

The main purpose of the role is to ensure criticality conditions are complied with and assist the Inventory holder with the physical inventory verification, stock verification and surveillance activities. The Associate Nuclear Material controller will be responsible for packing, unpacking and surveillance of materials, operations of the Nuclear Material Control Databases whilst maintaining high standards of safety in a high hazard environment.

Typically we would expect you to be able to demonstrate the following:

  • Maths and English at GCSE grade or equivalent,
  • Good organisational, written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Good attention to detail

Candidates must be willing to obtain and maintain the necessary security clearance for the role.

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 National to apply for a role at AWE.

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