Protect our world

Join us, help protect and improve the environment and start a career for change.

Who we are

The Environment Agency is an executive body of government that tackles environmental issues of national and international importance.

We work across a vast range disciplines and deal with everything from flood defences to water quality, air quality, industry regulation, climate change and much more.

Whether you take on a role in science, policy making, finance, facilities management, marketing and more, you’ll play a part in preserving and improving the environment on behalf of communities and the natural world for generations to come.

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Why join us?

Above all, working with us is a chance to build a career for change. You’ll do vital, purposeful work that helps us protect places, people and communities while you gain exceptional experience in your specialism.

We’re looking for graduates and apprentices, and at both levels you’ll get opportunities to grow your skills and benefit from dedicated mentors and coaches.

What’s more, you’ll be able to access our great benefits package, including generous annual leave, an excellent pension, flexible working arrangements and a variety of staff networks.

Start a career for change today