Our Vacancy


  • Nuclear
  • Fixed-Term Contract
  • Derby
  • 29/06/2022
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About Assystem

For 50 years, we've been driven by the firm belief that engineers are the architects of tomorrow's world, leading the way with their daring, their expertise and their ability to push boundaries.
Together with our customers, our 6,000 employees innovate on a daily basis and contribute to accelerating energy transition throughout the world. They support the world's greatest engineering projects in the fields of energy, digital and transport.
A fast-growing international Group, we are present in 13 countries (in Europe, the Middle East, Asia and Africa).

Assystem is an International Engineering Consultancy with significant growth plans within our Energy & Infrastructure business here in the UK. Assystem is proud to work in partnership with one of the UK's most prestigious nuclear defence manufacturing companies by providing talented temporary resource needed to deliver complex engineering projects.

Job Description

On behalf of Rolls Royce, Assystem Energy & Infrastructure are recruiting for a number of CNC Machinists to work at the Rolls Royce site in Derby on a 12 month contract basis  

Role details:   
Role title – Machinist 
Contract duration – 12 months
Contract type – PAYE via Umbrella – INSIDE IR35  
Hours – 37 hours  
Location – Rolls Royce (Raynesway) 

Sector – Nuclear and Defence 
Key accountabilities will include: 

  • With quality paramount to the success of our business, you will be required to demonstrate compliance to relevant company, national, and international standards to a level beyond reproach.
  • CNC Machining to a high tolerance using a mixture of 3 & 5 axis machinery


Skills and experience required for this role:   

  • Ideal candidate will have experience in 3 & 5 axis machining and be level 3 qualified in engineering or hold an equivalent qualification
  • Ideally this experience will have been gained in a relevant highly regulated industry
  • Experience using Matsurra, Hyundai, Mazak, Soraluce and Wire EDM Machines

**Security clearance**    
Whilst we encourage applications from all nationalities, Assystem within the UK are subject to security and export control restrictions due to the nature of work to be undertaken.    
These restrictions mean that factors including your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and/or your place of birth may limit those roles that you can perform for the organisation.   

Eager to find out more? For an informal, confidential conversation about this role or to discuss other opportunities at Assystem within the Energy & Nuclear market please get in touch with Ethan Allsopp directly.  

At Assystem, everyone holds the reins for their own careers. Our role is to offer you the opportunities and resources you need to reach your full potential.

So why not join us and help shape the engineering landscape of the future?


We are committed to providing equal opportunities for every candidate and we celebrate all forms of diversity. At Assystem, only your skills matter!