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Orion Group has supplied personnel solutions to the Nuclear & Defence industries for many years throughout the UK and Europe.
Our network of industry SQEP professionals cover multi-disciplines throughout the full project lifecycle. We work actively within the UK nuclear new build programme, fleet operations and supply nuclear design and engineering services to projects at Sellafield, Dounreay & Hinkley.

With offices located in strategic locations around the world, Orion is in an ideal position to service our clients requirements using local and international talent.

Our locations around the world include; Aberdeen, London, Singapore, Perth, Port Moresby (PNG), UAE, Oman, Houston and Calgary. For a full list of our offices please click here

 


 

Orion has supplied contractors and staff personnel in to the nuclear industry since 2005.

We have invested heavily across the nuclear sector to ensure our clients have regional points of contact supporting client requirements.  Most recently we have opened an office in Bristol to solely support the Nuclear sector. This matched with the national support of Orion is proving very beneficial to our clients.

We have discipline specific consultants who work solely within the nuclear power industry, ensuring they are well networked and able to access the best talent in the market.

 

We have supplied to the following projects, amongst others;

We have supplied to the following projects, amongst others;

Orion hold exclusive agreements with leading operators, PMC, EPC & Vendor organisations in the nuclear space and can provide references from senior individuals if required.  

Disciplines generally cover the full range of the project lifecycle, most examples of roles worked are as follows: 

  •  AWE Projects – Orion, Mensa, Pegasus, Phoenix, Circinus, Teutates
  • Sellafield – Axiom, BEP, PPP
  • EDF – HPC, SZC & EDF existing fleet
  • HPC – Tier 1 & Tier 2 contractors, MEH Alliance
  • Babcock – Devonport, Rosyth and Faslane
  • ITER – sub-contract work with Jacobs
  • MOD – Abbeywood via Jacobs & T&T (PDP)
  • BAE – Engineering framework services with Jacobs at Barrow
  • Project Director
  • Project Managers
  • Commercial Personnel
  • Project Controls Manager & associated team members i.e. cost, estimating etc
  • Head of Planning, Lead Planner, Snr Planner and Planner
  • Head of Cost, Cost Engineers , Quantity Surveyors
  • Head of Risk, Risk Engineers
  • HR Manager, Learning and Development, HR Business Partner
  • Quality Manager & Lead, Quality Engineers
  • Construction Director & Manager, Construction Engineers
  • Engineering Director & Manager
  • Mechanical, Electrical and HVAC design engineers and engineers
  • Director of Health, Safety and security
  • Environmental Sustainability Lead
  • Nuclear Safety Lead and manager 
  • IT Director, IT Project Mangers, Business Analysts
  • Finance Director


Orion Group has supplied personnel solutions to the Nuclear & Defence industries for many years throughout the UK and Europe. Our network of industry SQEP professionals cover multi-disciplines throughout the full project life-cycle. We work actively within the UK nuclear new build programme, fleet operations and supply nuclear design and engineering services to projects at Sellafield, Dounreay & Hinkley.


The nuclear industry provides a wealth of skilled jobs in both permanent and contingency roles. Orion Group has successfully placed skilled workers to many of the largest engineering companies and providers in the world.

Orion Group excels in the placement of critical infrastructure workers in technical, administrative and management roles of all kinds, both in the UK and throughout the world.

Latest jobs

Mechanical Maintenance Technician
  • Salary Up to GBP213 per day + Ltd Co
  • Job type Contract
  • Location Reading, Berkshire
  • Description 931292 Mechanical Maintenance Technician Location - Aldermaston Site, Reading, RG7 4PR One year fixed term contract Rate - £26.61 per hour Ltd Co / £20.57 per hour + holiday pay PAYE Role requires
Cost Engineer ( inside IR35)
  • Salary GBP280 - GBP320 per day
  • Job type Contract
  • Location Cumbria
  • Description Looking for a Cost Engineer who will be responsible for providing a comprehensive cost engineering service through the various stages of the project. Responsibilities include: Collection
Cost Engineer
  • Salary GBP160 - GBP336 per day
  • Job type Contract
  • Location Bristol
  • Description Cost Engineer Location - Bristol with travel to Derby SC level MOD clearance essential, used in last 12 months Duration - up to 6 months Working closely with the Project Controls Manager in the
Senior Civil, Structural & Architectural Engineer
  • Salary GBP360 - GBP440 per day + Ltd Co
  • Job type Contract
  • Location Bristol
  • Description 931278 Senior Civil, Structural & Architectural Engineer Location - Bristol One year fixed term contract £45-£55 per hour Ltd Co An exciting opportunity to join the Civil
Project Engineer (inside IR35)
  • Salary Up to GBP320 per day
  • Job type Contract
  • Location Warrington, Cheshire
  • Description Currently looking for a Project Engineer to support the management of work packages/systems and support to the JV Management Team in the successful delivery of the project for the client
Delivery Engineering Manager (inside ir35)
  • Salary GBP360 - GBP400 per day
  • Job type Contract
  • Location Warrington, Cheshire
  • Description Currently seeking and Engineering Manager to lead and co-ordinate the delivery of multi-discipline, engineering design for Areas 600 and 900, which are the Effluents and Plant Services systems
Human Factors Practitioner
  • Salary GBP280 - GBP320 per day
  • Job type Contract
  • Location Warrington, Cheshire
  • Description Currently seeking a Human factors (HF) practitioner. Duties will include Supporting the Engineering Manager (Assurance) Liaise with the end clients Intelligent Customer to agree the full and
SC Cleared Project Manager (Inside IR35)
  • Salary GBP400 - GBP440 per day
  • Job type Contract
  • Location Warrington, Cheshire
  • Description Currently looking for a Project Manager to deliver packages from a range of depressurised and vented Containment Vessels (CVs) and process them to depressurise the inner package layers and remove PVC
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