Center for Career Development – University of Tennessee

University of Tennessee – Center for Career Development


The Y-12 National Security Complex is a premier manufacturing facility dedicated to making our nation and the world a safer place. Operated by B&W Y-12 for the National Nuclear Security Administration, Y-12 plays a vital role in the Department of Energy’s Nuclear Security Enterprise.

Y-12 helps ensure a safe and reliable U.S. nuclear weapons deterrent. We also retrieve and store nuclear materials, fuel the nation’s naval reactors, and perform complementary work for other government and private-sector entities.

While drawing on more than 60 years of manufacturing excellence, Y-12 is continually expanding its capabilities and preparing for the future. We stand ready to help the existing and emerging security challenges facing our nation and the world.

We have many opportunities for students, particularly in the following areas:

  • Business
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • Engineering
  • Information Technology
  • Physics
  • Science

For opportunities at Y-12, please visit our website at:
You will have an opportunity to create a profile and apply directly for positions of interest. Positions that start with the letters “CRH” are designated as open positions for our student programs.

Other Useful Websites

Contact: Valarie L. Terrill at


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