Who we are

Patriotic, safety-first, and detail-minded, the team at Y-12 works in unison to maintain the U.S. nuclear stockpile, reduce global threats, and ensure that the U.S. Navy has the nuclear fuel it needs to meet its mission.

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Working at Y-12

Our team uses world-class skill, ambition, and vision to meet our missions on a daily basis. Join us in any of our engaging disciplines and do the most important work of your career.

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To some, it may seem a bit regimented. But it’s a small price we pay to maintain our nation’s nuclear security. We don’t have smart phones in our work areas, but we do have smart people you’ll get to know and trust as family.

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Small-town charm. Proximity to a metro area. And plenty of natural beauty and local attractions. There’s a lot to be said for working at Y-12 and our location in Oak Ridge, Tennessee. Check it out and see why we love living here.

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University Recruitment

Where can you take a job right out of college and stay for your entire career? The answer is Y-12, where we offer the flexibility to apply what you’ve learned to many different areas of our organization as your interests change and your mind grows in new directions.

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