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Number of employees: 17000

The Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC) is a UK government body that carries out civil research in science and engineering, and funds UK research in areas including particle physics, nuclear physics, space science and astronomy (both ground-based and space-based).

The Rutherford Appleton Laboratory campus employs about 1,200 people who support the work of more than 10,000 scientists and engineers, mostly from the university research community. The campus hosts some of the UKs major scientific facilities including: the Central Laser Facility (CLF); ISIS - pulsed neutron and muon source; RAL Space; Diamond Light Source; and the Satellite Applications Catapult.

Address: Rutherford Appleton Laboratory Harwell Campus Didcot OX11 0QX

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What levels do you recruit staff?

We recruit at all levels and STFC is a great place to start your career in science, engineering or technology. We develop and operate some of the most remarkable scientific facilities in the world, so most of our jobs are for STEM specialists, we have a few people who work in our support teams such as administration.

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