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World Day for Safety and Health at Work

28th April marks the International Labour Organisation (ILO) World Day for Safety and Health at Work; an international campaign to promote safe, healthy and decent work around the globe. The 2021 World Day for Safety and Health at Work will focus on strategies to strengthen national occupational safety and health (OSH) systems to build resilience, […]

COMS celebrate International Women’s Day

Today COMS celebrate International Women’s Day.  The backbone of any business is the team.  We are proud to say we have a fantastic team at COMS, working in the office and at various sites delivering projects.  2020 has been a year of growth for COMS, not only winning more contracts and growing the business but […]

COMS are proud users of SFG20

Cumbria O&M Services (COMS) have been using the SFG20 database for the past two years and have recently renewed our subscription for another three years. SFG20 is an invaluable database of industry standards and maintenance specifications to ensure our maintenance strategies, reviews and other support services are compliant, efficient, and aligned with recognised industry best […]

COMS 2020 review

There is no doubt that 2020 was a challenging year for everyone in many different ways. We all had to adapt and make changes as we faced a global pandemic. Covid has had a big impact, but we set high standards and the COMS team found new ways of working to ensure we could still […]

COMS secure multi-year contract worth up to £2.6million

Coms have secured a multi-year contract worth up to £2.6million with Morgan Sindall, delivering Pre-Operations services at Sellafield Ltd, potentially over the next 6 years. COMS has grown considerably over the last six years and providing pre-operations, maintenance and engineering support to highly regulated industries across the UK. Our team of over fifty, specialise in […]

COMS attain Cyber Essentials Plus certification

We are delighted to announce that we have attained the Cyber Essentials Plus certification from Indelible Data. Cyber Essentials has been developed as part of the UK’s National Cyber Security Programme, which helps businesses take steps to protect their business online. It was important for COMS to gain this certification as it is often a […]

Covid-19 Statement

COMS has put in place a number of different procedures in response to the Covid-19 pandemic. These arrangements allow our teams to utilise our offices safely and ultimately prepare us for the return to client sites. COMS has reviewed all government & NHS advise during this process and will continue to monitor further advice as […]

First Aid Statement

COMS have first aid arrangements in all locations it conducts business. COMS has a number of first aid trained consultants along with two mental health first aiders. Every team member has access to these resources and have been briefed on the arrangements in place to do so. COMS has operated for the last 5 years […]


Graduate System Engineer 2 year Programme based in West Cumbria Basic Salary in year 1 £28,000 rising to £30,000 in year 2 33 days annual leave inc. bank holidays and workplace pension. Cumbria O&M Services (COMS) are a successful operations, maintenance and engineering services provider to the nuclear industry and have experienced rapid growth year […]

Cumbrian firm boosts project academy

A small Cumbrian company is helping to provide specialist training as part of the Project Academy for Sellafield. Cumbria Operation and Maintenance Services (COMS) has developed a course in commissioning, which they are providing to prospective project professionals in the area. The Cleator Moor based company specialises in pre-operation, engineering and maintenance It was founded […]