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Cambridge Vacuum Engineering

Cambridge Vacuum Engineering

Updated December 2023.
Employees say this is a great place to work*

About Cambridge Vacuum Engineering

Company Overview
CVE is a world leader in the design and manufacture of process solution systems. We export 95% of our technology which is brought to the world stage driven by dedicated and community-minded workforce led by Leaders that put "family" first. This is reflected in our culture, cultivated over many years, resulting in an excellent relationship between management and workforce. We prioritise work environment and wellbeing to generate a collegiate approach enabling advancement of the company and employees, and encouraging creativity to the development of technology that has potential to have real impact on low carbon transition. Great technology, great service.
Company Size 77 UK-based Employees
INDUSTRY Manufacturing & Production
Cambridge Vacuum Engineering Head Office
United Kingdom

Employee Demographics

  • <2 years - 32%
  • 2-5 years - 14%
  • 6-10 years - 23%
  • 11-15 years - 13%
  • 16-20 years - 5%
  • Over 20 years - 12%

Company Culture at Cambridge Vacuum Engineering

The employee experience below at Cambridge Vacuum Engineering, compared to a typical company.

67% of employees at Cambridge Vacuum Engineering say it is a great place to work*, compared to 54% of employees at a typical UK based company.
Cambridge Vacuum Engineering
Typical Company
*Responses to the statement “Taking everything into account, I would say this is a great place to work.” Source: Great Place To Work® 2021 Global Employee Engagement Study.


People here are treated fairly regardless of their sexual orientation.


I am able to take time off from work when I think it's necessary.


People here are treated fairly regardless of their race.


People here are treated fairly regardless of their sex.


I believe management would lay people off only as a last resort.

Working at Cambridge Vacuum Engineering

One of many wellbeing events
Post Escape Room Dinner
Huntingdon Races
Participated at the Dragon Boat Race in Cambridge
Hiking in the Peak District i

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