Are you a proficient Technical Editor and want to be part of the team leading the search for a site for one of the largest UK environmental projects currently being planned?

Role description

Radioactive Waste Management (RWM) who are part of the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority has an opening for an experienced Technical Editor to join them as they continue the Geological Disposal Facility (GDF) siting process.

The GDF project is a National Infrastructure Project and will provide a long-term solution for the management of the UK’s higher activity radioactive waste.

You will work with the Siting Managers and alongside the Technical Siting Support and you will contribute to the successful implementation of the GDF siting process.


As Technical Editor, you will play a key part in the success of RWM’s siting process by providing high quality document review and refinement prior to publication. Your duties will include:

  • Editing technical documents
  • Coordinate and deliver document review process
  • Coordinate and deliver Quality Assurance processes.

Essential skills

This is an opportunity to use your technical skills and editorial experience in order to craft documents and prepare them to be delivered into public domain where they will be subject to high levels of scrutiny.

If you feel you are suitably qualified for this position, Thomas Thor would like to hear from you. Please click the “Apply for this position” button or contact Olivia Mindrila at

About RWM:

RWM’s vision is to create a safer future by managing radioactive waste effectively, to protect people and the environment.

RWM’s mission is to deliver a Geological Disposal Facility and provide radioactive waste management solutions. As a wholly owned subsidiary of the NDA, RWM’s programmes of work deliver Government Policy, and NDA Strategy, for radioactive waste management.


My colleagues and I have in depth knowledge of the structure, current projects and future projects of organisations in the international nuclear energy industry. We use this information to map out where opportunities exist and then match the experts we represent with the right opportunities. If you are currently working in the nuclear industry then we can offer you advice, support and representation. Please feel free to contact me.

Olivia Mindrila