RWM’s vision as an organisation is to create a safer future by managing radioactive waste effectively, to protect people and the environment, collaborating with experts on multi-million pound research programmes and radioactive waste producers to find ways to package it that are suitable for disposal in a Geological Disposal Facility (GDF).

Role description

Protecting current and future generations is at the heart of RWM’s mission to deliver a geological disposal facility and provide radioactive waste management solutions.

RWM has an exciting opportunity for an individual to be at the forefront of integrating the whole of the technical programme within three key areas:

  • Management of RWM’s requirements for the technical programme to support implementing geological disposal and waste management solutions
  • Leadership of the development and control of the technical programme to deliver a geological disposal facility
  • Custodian of Inventory for geological disposal


Within this, the scope of the role will cover:

  • RWM’s Requirements Management System
  • Disposal System Specification
  • Inventory for geological disposal
  • Disposal System Change Control
  • Technical Programme Development and Control
  • Concept Development and Selection
  • Concept Issues Management

Essential skills

If you feel you are suitably qualified for this position, Thomas Thor would like to hear from you. Please contact Ben Smith on

Experienced HR professional, based in Cumbria UK with a demonstrated history working in staffing and recruitment across multiple industries. Communicates and partners with all levels of personnel by using excellent interpersonal and customer service skills. Self-motivated with a passion for diversity and inclusion!

Alexandria Gleason