Get the inside buzz from graduates at Nucleargraduates

8.3 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 7 ratings in 2017)
"One of a kind."
7.7 / 10
Offices & Dress
7.7 / 10
9.0 / 10
6.3 / 10
8.7 / 10
8.7 / 10


  • Graduates are given a budget to put towards their development as they see fit.
  • Hours are often flexible, allowing people to have a good work/like balance.
  • The training and experience received on the scheme is very useful for progression in the industry.
  • Graduates have the chance to work in multiple locations around the country.


  • Some training requires time to be put in outside of work hours.
  • The salary is seen as lower than on other similar schemes.
  • Moving regularly for secondments can be expensive.
  • Some graduates would like more input into the development of the scheme.

What insiders say about...

"Expect to be worked hard. Aside from this I would advise that you understand that..."

"There are three full-time staff members at nucleargraduates managing all the graduates..."

"Offices depend on where you are seconded too - I have been at very nice new offices..."

"I work a normal 8.30 am – 5.00 pm day. Some secondments may include shift work..."

"Each graduate is given a 'golden hello' when joining the company. The salary is competitive,..."

"There are multiple weeks out of the office for mandatory training, as well as a good..."

"It is fairly difficult to join the graduate scheme as the competition is strong...."

"Where do you see yourself in five years? What are your strengths and weaknesses?"

"We are pushed to create businesses that are environmentally conscious. We all work..."

"There are lots of people looking after you when you are on the scheme. nucleargraduates..."

"There's a wide variety of people from different disciplines on the nucleargraduates..."

"There is an expectation of sorts to return to your sponsoring company after the scheme..."

"We undertake many activities throughout the year with profits going to charity."

"Its incredibly varied and no day is the same. However, I try to support experienced..."

"Opportunities and funding to attend training, conferences and courses in the UK and..."

"As the scheme is rightfully growing quickly, the downside to this is the management..."

"All graduates go on an international visit to learn about the nuclear industry in..."

"Professional, supportive and connected within the industry."

"It has good connections within the industry and opportunities to move around so you're..."

"In addition to technical and work-related competency training there are activities..."

"Jobs advertised via internet and at recruitment events, and they provide expenses..."

"I would add at least one person with experience in the nuclear industry to the organising..."

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