Y-12 National Security Complex Reviews

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    Current Employee - Chemical Engineer in Oak Ridge, TN
    Current Employee - Chemical Engineer in Oak Ridge, TN

    I have been working at Y-12 National Security Complex full-time (more than 3 years)


    Get security clearance. Get to do really cool things. Plenty of potential for upward mobility.


    Some employees are lazy. Bureaucracy is exhausting sometimes.

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Y-12 National Security Complex Interviews

Updated Jan 23, 2015
Updated Jan 23, 2015

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Getting an Interview


Interview Difficulty


Interview Difficulty




    Administrative Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2+ monthsinterviewed at Y-12 National Security Complex.

    Interview Details

    Panel Interview. Behavioral based questions primarily. The entire process from start to finish was very long and often times had to call to check what step or phase I was at. Overall a good experience but not a generally fast process from application to start date.

    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

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Website www.y12.doe.gov
Headquarters Oak Ridge, TN
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded 2000
Type Subsidiary or Business Segment
Industry Construction, Repair & Maintenance
Revenue Unknown / Non-Applicable per year

B&W Technical Services Y-12 (formerly BWXT Y-12) manages the Y-12 National Security Complex for the Department of Energy and the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA). The Y-12 National Security Complex (built as part of the Manhattan Project during WWII) makes, dismantles, refurbishes, stores, and manages nuclear weapons and weapon components; removes and secures nuclear material and equipment from foreign sources, and provides fuel for research and Naval reactors; and works with the Department of Defense and Homeland Security on national security projects such... More

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