Careers at RACE

UKAEA is a world leader in fusion energy.

We design, build and operate robotics for extreme industrial environments, working towards our goal: bringing fusion energy to the grid.

Two of RACE’s engineers observe the innards of a MASCOT prototype using a torch

Working at RACE means solving engineering problems to enable the maintenance and operation of current and future fusion powerplants. Our work is translated into other sectors too and across the globe via international projects. Join and help us fuel the future!

A team study results from JET in the JET control room

Careers at UKAEA

UKAEA has a dedicated careers page where you can find out more about the opportunities we have available.  

UKAEA careers
A technician makes an adjustment with an allen key

Contract vacancies

We also have contract engineering vacancies which can be viewed here at our supply partner, Rullion Engineering.

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Working at RACE has grown my skills and knowledge more than I could have imagined. I find support and feel heard in every team I collaborate with and have space to be creative. We’re always working hard to improve the way things get done and the positive environment spurs us on as we work for a sustainable future through fusion power.

Grace Neves

Project Management Assistant

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An operations team perform an operation during tests of the prototype MASCOT 6 manipulator


RACE is engineering the freedom to operate in challenging environments. To achieve our fusion engineering goals, we work closely with the nuclear decommissioning industry and others.


Delivering world-changing robotics and bringing fusion energy closer to reality through close collaborations with our partners.

Two researchers operate a haptic input device at an exhibition

Latest updates

Take a look at some recent highlights, view our latest research papers or discover opportunities to visit our facilities.

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