• 22 June 2024
  • Darwen, BB3 2RB

Our People

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WEC Group

Life at WEC Nuclear

We are extremely proud of our organisation and our continuously growing team. Our staff are the most valuable asset to the company, helping us to achieve ongoing success, growth and profitability.

A fair, supportive and safe working environment is what WEC is about. We want you to feel as though you belong here, so respecting each other and building strong relationships makes our team even stronger. WEC Group offers long term contracts with shift patterns to suit all and job stability.

"I chose to work at WEC Group as they offer an amazing apprenticeship programme and have a variation of jobs available. I really enjoy the variety of jobs I get to work on, as they push and challenge you. At the moment I have been welding and fabricating some large ovens for a local company. I would recommend WEC to any individual who is looking for a career in engineering. Personally, I think that WEC is the best place to start your career. The management team are brilliant and will do anything they can to help you."


Welding & Fabrication Apprentice
I chose my apprenticeship at WEC Group as I saw the wide range of apprenticeships they offer and thought it would be excellent for my future. benefits is that you get lots of overtime and good bonuses on jobs. I am currently working on a variation of projects and quotations that gradually increase in difficulty along with my skill level. I would highly recommend WEC Group to any young individual, they have guided me in the right direction to become a fully qualified sales estimator in the future.


Trainee Sales Estimator
I chose to join WEC as I wanted a new challenge and it was an exciting career opportunity. It's a fast paced environment that offers opportunities to grow my own career with good job security. WEC offers good healthcare benefits and a fair wage, especially with bonuses.


Project Engineer
"I really enjoy the physical aspect of my apprenticeship and getting the opportunity to work on big and exciting projects. It's great to see my skills improve since I joined WEC Group. Our instructors are very easy to get along with and explain things thoroughly, making sure you have a great understanding of the task."


1st Year Welding & Fabrication Apprentice
I began my career at WEC Group as I wanted to learn an interesting trade and a get a lifetime skill behind me. The WEC Apprentice Academy had just opened and I only lived around the corner. The thing I enjoy most is the variety of projects we get coming in, there's always something different and I'm learning something new every day. One of the main benefits of working at WEC is that there is plenty of overtime if you want it and good bonuses. I certainly would recommend WEC Group to anyone looking to progress their career in engineering.


Shop Floor Manager
Through my apprenticeship I have learnt to weld and fabricate to high standards. What I enjoy the most about working at WEC is that I get to work on decent jobs and we have a good laugh with the lads. One of the main benefits is that you get lots of overtime and good bonuses on jobs.


Welding & Fabrication Apprentice