Expertise in Nuclear

Building and Sustaining the Global Nuclear Workforce

Thomas Thor is known for its network and specialist knowledge across many aspects of the nuclear industry.

Our clients include nuclear regulators, operators, engineering and construction companies, equipment manufacturers and research organizations. We believe in the critical role nuclear energy plays as the world transitions to a low-carbon future and we take an active role in advocating for nuclear across its many applications.

Depth of understanding in the global nuclear industry

The Thomas Thor team has significant experience in recruitment and staffing across the entire sector:

  • Nuclear Power Plants - Full life cycle from design to decommissioning
  • Nuclear Energy Innovation incl. SMRs, Molten Salt reactors, Fusion
  • Nuclear in the Medical sector including medical isotopes
  • Nuclear waste management
  • Nuclear Industry leadership including global Associations
  • Nuclear equipment manufacture and maintenance

Jobs in Nuclear

Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

Nuclear New Build

On Request, North America

Sector:Radioactive Waste ManagementNuclear New Build


Nuclear Design Engineer – REMOTE opening!

USA, North America

Sector:Radioactive Waste Management


Nuclear Licensing Engineer

Nuclear Commissioning

USA, North America

Sector:Radioactive Waste ManagementNuclear Commissioning


Contract Recruitment, Retained Search, Talent Pools

Thomas Thor has been finding the best professionals for the nuclear industry since 2009. In nuclear power we cover the whole life cycle of a plant, from its inception to its dismantling. We place and have built talent pools of experts in the following disciplines:

• Financing
• Governance
• Human Capacity Building
• Recruitment
• Stakeholder Management
• Project Management
• Procurement & Contracting

• Licensing and Regulation
• Reactor Technologies
• Construction
• Supply Chain
• Localization
• Technology Transfer
• Cyber Security

• Organizational structuring
• Legal & Regulatory Affairs
• Workforce Planning
• Communications
• Government Affairs
• Public Relations
• Controls & Scheduling

• Risk Management
• Engineering
• Procurement
• Insurance
• Public Acceptance
• Training
• Infrastructure Development

Advisory Services

Beyond recruitment Thomas Thor blends expertise and experience to support initiatives in an advisory capacity. These short descriptions describe some of the ways we have partnered with our clients:

Shaping an expert team

Providing a team of experts to support the licensing of a new reactor design, combining deep technical knowledge and an understanding of the local regulator which enabled the team to manage stakeholder relationships as well as delivering technical work.

Supporting the owner

A multi-disciplined team of over 150 experts mobilized to a site to support a nuclear new build project in construction oversight and operational readiness over a 5-year period. Many of these experts transitioned to staff roles to support the client ongoing.

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Government advisory

Advising a government on their national policy for nuclear waste management. The support and advice provided led to a fully updated national nuclear waste strategy for the country which was accepted by parliament.

Transformation management

Transformation management at a nuclear laboratory. Providing a team of professionals to support organizational transformation in the areas of project control, information security, reporting and research & development.

Due diligence

Providing a due diligence team to an investor assessing a multibillion-dollar acquisition of a nuclear organization. A team of more than 20 experts was assembled at short notice. We brought together experts with previous experience working with the acquisition target, with experts from government, the regulator and the industry ensuring technical, commercial, and contextual insight informed the process.

Bid support

Bid support for a 20-year multibillion euro contract. Our consulting team included professionals with deep understanding of the inviting party and the factors influencing the decision process including localization, regulation, technology, workforce, government, and regulation. Our team embedded directly into the team of the bidding consortium.

Our Projects

Thomas Thor Teams are involved in the most important and exciting projects in Europe, Middle East and North America.

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