UKAEA employee case studies

We value our staff members here at UKAEA. For example, we offer a diverse range of learning and development opportunities, no matter what stage you are at in your career.

Don’t just take our word for it, take a look at the case studies below.

Two engineers looking at a tablet in a control room

Our case studies tell the story of how we have helped to develop our team members professionally and personally. 

Each case study shows:

  • The employee’s key achievements in their career with UKAEA
  • Their career progression 
  • The support put in place by the company in order to help them achieve their goals
  • How they feel about their journey so far

Take a look at our case studies and see what we could do for you.

Will Hall, UKAEA Electrical Engineering Apprentice

Case study

Will Hall secures an Electrical Engineering apprenticeship at RACE

Electrical Engineering Apprentice

Will joined UKAEA in September 2021 as an Electrical Engineering Apprentice. After his A-Levels, he decided he wanted to get out into the working world whilst still learning skills and gaining a qualification. In his short time with us, Will has already worked on some fantastic projects!

Faiz Rahman, UKAEA Graduate Mechatronics Engineer

Case study

Faiz Rahman joins UKAEA’s graduate scheme after completing his student placement

Graduate Mechatronics Engineer

Before Faiz was a graduate, he took part in a student placement with us at UKAEA in the very department that he works in now. After graduating he chose to return to our team, already safe in the knowledge that UKAEA was where he wanted to be.

Sarika Varma, UKAEA Project Manager

Case study

Sarika Varma becomes a UKAEA diversity ambassador

Project Manager

With over 25 years of experience in oil and gas, construction and UK government organisations, Sarika joined UKAEA in 2019. Since then, she has thrown herself into her work as a Project Manager and joined many diversity initiatives.

Mark Gilbert, UKAEA Head of Programme

Case study

Mark Gilbert works his way from a graduate to Head of Programmes

Head of Programme in Neutron-Materials Interactions

Mark joined UKAEA as a graduate recruit in 2003. Despite knowing nothing about fusion when he first joined, he has worked his way up to become the Head of Programme in Neutron-Materials Interactions. Mark has had a large influence on our programmes throughout his career.

Fay Charlett, Head of Commercial

Case study

Fay Charlett takes advantage of our Career Development Scheme

Head of Commercial

According to Fay, her career has been “a series of wonderful accidents and fate”. She joined UKAEA in 2016, now she makes a real impact by helping to secure the projects that our teams really want to work on.

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