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You want to be an expert in your field one day. We want to help make it happen. Whether you join DE&S as a graduate or an apprentice; a career changer or school leaver, we’re here to help you find your specialty.

Whichever area you join us in, you’ll discover new talents, pinpoint new ambitions, find a home among a diverse team – and be empowered to turn your gifts into an incredible career. Ready for real investment in your future? We’re developing tomorrow’s talent today.

Our apprenticeships and graduate schemes are constantly growing, and right now, we offer opportunities in:

– Engineering
– Finance and Accounting
– Project Professional
– Corporate Services

What makes us special?

What sets DE&S apart is the focus we put on you. We help you find your flair and then plan a flourishing career around what you love. And along the way, you’ll enjoy real rewards for the work you do, with competitive benefits and career progression. Our schemes offer:

  • An environment where colleagues of every background are included, encouraged,  and supported, to be the very best they can be
  • A dedicated management team whose focus is on helping you develop and succeed
  • Empowerment to bring a fresh perspective, ask questions and put positive change in motion
  • The chance to be part of an organisation that protects and supports the UK Armed Forces, bringing real meaning and impact to everything you do in your role
  • The opportunity to move into a permanent position within DE&S or the Submarine Delivery Agency (SDA), if you’re successful in completing your scheme

Typically recruits

Engineering
Finance and Accounting
Project Professional
Corporate Services

Key Facts

Fact #1

At DE&S you’ll be part of an inclusive environment where colleagues of every background are included, encouraged and supported, to be the very best they can be.

Fact #2

 On our apprenticeship and graduate schemes you’ll have a dedicated management team whose focus is on helping you develop and succeed.

Fact #3

We offer the opportunity to move into a permanent position within DE&S or the Submarine Delivery Agency (SDA), if you’re successful in completing your scheme.

Fact #4

We encourage everybody to tread their own unique career path, and to develop in a way that’s personal to them.

Fact #5

Partnering with the National Autistic Society, we developed our Autistic Hiring Programme to remove the barriers neurodivergent candidates might face during the application process.