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Careers in Cumbria

Exciting career opportunities are waiting

So, you’ve fallen in love with Cumbria and you crave the improved quality of life the region can offer, but what about career opportunities?

There are so many options in Cumbria. Whether you work in engineering, manufacturing, construction, life sciences, health, education, media, technical or support services, there's a career here for you. Ambitious? Think 'big fish in a small pond'; the opportunity to get noticed and progress quickly.

Did you know that Cumbria is home of some of the biggest names in global business, including Kimberly-Clark, BAE Systems and GSK?

Not only that, but there has been major investment in the county, and continued developments planned in nuclear and renewable energy for “Britain’s Energy Coast”.

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Find your work - life balance in Cumbria

And it’s not just nuclear and engineering that we excel at. Whatever you do, Cumbria can offer a better work-life balance than other areas in the UK, with culture, outdoor adventure and the beautiful scenery of the Lake District on your doorstep.

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