Business expansion
Bassin Parisien; Basse-Normandie; Manche
Location of affected unit(s)
Professional Services
Scientific, Architectural And Engineering Technical Activities
Architectural And Engineering Activities; Technical Testing And Analysis
71.12 - Engineering activities and related technical consultancy

210 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
8 December 2017
Employment effect (start)
1 January 2018
Foreseen end date
31 December 2018


Areva's engineering division, Areva Mines, has announced the recruitment of 210 engineers and technicians by 2018, especially at its site of La Hague (Manche). Areva Mines currently has 1,452 employees and has recruited 120 employees in 2017. Areva Mines is looking for junior engineers (with a salary of around € 35,000 per year) as well as experienced engineers or technicians.

The French nuclear group Areva  announced the recruitment for 220 positions in March 2017.  Several reorganisation are recorded within the group Areva in the ERM database, with a  restructuring involving 2,774 job cuts in 2015, two waves of recruitment in 2014 (200 positions) and 2013 (200 positions), 200 job reductions in 2011 and 1,000 job creations in 2011.


  • 8 December 2017: La Presse de la Manche


Eurofound (2017), Areva Mines, Business expansion in France, factsheet number 92878, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/92878.