Jobs and training
at Hinkley Point C

The construction and operation of Hinkley Point C will create thousands of employment and apprenticeship opportunities in a broad range of occupations and careers. When complete, Hinkley Point C will have an expected workforce of 900 people to run the power station throughout its 60-year operation.

Interested in working at Hinkley Point C?

Job search

Visit the Hinkley Point C Jobs Service portal for:

  1. The latest vacancies

  2. Upcoming events

  3. Meet the team

Find Your Role at HPC

We have launched a new bespoke digital application which will help job seekers find a role on the HPC project.

With hundreds of roles available, we appreciate that some people might feel overwhelmed by the diverse range of jobs available at HPC, so the app has been designed to provide users with a clear overview of the types of roles available at HPC.

It is aimed at people who already have a chosen occupation and those who are looking for some inspiration. Users will be provided with the opportunity to explore more about the project and will be invited to explore four main job sectors – Site Operations, Civil Construction, Mechanical & Electrical and Support before they undertake the questionnaire.

The app is a web-based questionnaire that captures an individual’s work preferences, skills and experience. It only takes a couple of minutes to complete and leads the user through a series of short and quick answer questions before it recommends job roles based on the responses given.

Why work at Hinkley Point C?

At Hinkley Point C, we’re not just building a power station. We’re making a vital contribution to securing the UK’s energy future. We’re proud of the opportunities and benefits the project will bring to the local community, the region and the nation. We think roles at Hinkley Point C are more than simply jobs, apprenticeships or training posts. And we hope you will too. 

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Moving to the area

If you work with us, you’ll be based in a stunning county that’s renowned for its quality of life. And we have a vibrant social calendar, which means that there’s always something to do.

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Jobs available throughout the build

Education and skills

Our education programmes will support you whatever stage you’re at in life.

Apprenticeships

Our aspiration is to create 1,000 apprenticeships during construction. The wide range of skills required to build Hinkley Point C means there really is an opportunity for everyone.

Apprenticeships are at the forefront of our workforce development and skills needs. We are dedicated to providing the best possible access and experience for all apprentices working and learning as part of the project.

Careers at EDF

If you're interested in working directly for EDF, find out what roles are available on the project through our careers pages.

Want to know more about working in nuclear, read our interview with Laura Leith!

Contact us

The best way to contact us about Hinkley Point C is by completing our online enquiry form. You can also call us on 0333 009 7070 (24 hour free phone number).

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