Bettis Atomic Power Laboratory

Career Opportunities -- Search Our Job Postings Here

We invite you to consider a career with the Bettis Laboratory where you can experience continual challenge, work with some of this nation's brightest and most dedicated engineers and scientists, and make a significant contribution to our country's defense. Laboratory employees are involved in all facets of the Naval Nuclear Propulsion Program, from basic research and design, through support of the operating U.S. fleet of surface ships and submarines. This breadth of responsibility provides Bettis employees with many paths to follow throughout their career.

The future of the Bettis Laboratory is promising and will continue to offer tremendous opportunities for enthusiastic people who want challenge and the chance to make an impact on something important. Our continued success will depend upon hiring the right people. We encourage you to take the time to learn if a career with Bettis is right for you.

Bettis employs people with a variety of skills. Specific open positions are posted on our Career Site, hosted by You can submit a resume for a specific position or just submit a resume for future consideration. A general listing of the skills we seek on a regular basis include:

  • Engineers (all disciplines)
  • Material Scientists
  • Physicists
  • Chemists
  • Mathematicians
  • Computer Scientists/Computer Engineers
  • Software Engineers
  • Technical Writers
  • Technicians
  • Drafters/Animators

Bettis also seeks candidates for its summer intern program during the fall of each year.

Accessibility Statement

All candidates must be U.S. citizens. Applicants selected will be subject to a Federal background investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified matter.

An Equal Opportunity Employer