Our staff are based at our headquarters in Taunton, Somerset, working in a number of roles, including specialist scientific branches, defence, management, accounting, survey processing, mapping and charting, project management, sales and marketing, HR, PR, printing and logistics. Some of our specialist areas have become internationally recognised Centres of Excellence.
As a trading fund of the Ministry of Defence, our employees benefit from Civil Service status but also enjoy the challenge and stimulation of a commercial environment.
What's in it for you?
We offer a range of benefits to support your lifestyle including generous leave allowance, flexible working hours, a lift-share scheme and regular training and development opportunities. Working for UKHO, you could enjoy the following range of benefits:
26 ½ annual leave days per year, increasing after five years' service (pro-rata for part-time employees)
Nine paid bank holidays (pro-rata for part-time employees)
Plus a range of flexible working options including:
Flexible working hours scheme, including up to two days per month flexi leave
Paid special leave (e.g. volunteering, Reserve Forces)
We want you to feel part of something bigger and we encourage team-spirit and a community feel in our work-place.
Find out more information about the benefits and rewards of working at the UKHO
We believe our people are the key to our success and we want to help you reach your full potential. When you start your career with us, you will work with your line manager to create your own personal development plan.