Dimensional Inspector (Multiple Openings)

Date: Jun 29, 2024

Location: Barberton, OH, US

Company: BWX Technologies

At BWX Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: BWXT), we are People Strong, Innovation Driven. Headquartered in Lynchburg, Va., BWXT provides safe and effective nuclear solutions for national security, clean energy, environmental remediation, nuclear medicine and space exploration. With approximately 7,500 employees, BWXT has 12 major operating sites in the U.S. and Canada. We are the sole manufacturer of naval nuclear reactors for U.S. submarines and aircraft carriers. Our company supplies precision manufactured components, services and fuel for the commercial nuclear power industry across four continents. Our joint ventures provide environmental remediation and nuclear operations management at more than a dozen U.S. Department of Energy and NASA facilities. BWXT’s technology is driving advances in medical radioisotope production in North America and microreactors for various defense and space applications. Follow us on Twitter at @BWXTech and learn more at www.bwxt.com.




Dimensional Inspector  (Multiple Openings)  -  BWX Technologies, Inc.  -  Barberton, OH



We are currently seeking qualified applicants to fill multiple dimensional inspection roles at our facility in Barberton, Ohio.  Individuals selected for these positions will make any/all types of QCDI inspections (to include true position, flatness, concentricity, parallelism, profiles, finish, etc.) in all shop areas and Material Services with a minimum of supervision.  In addition, dimensional inspectors will:


  • Locate and move material with necessary equipment as required.
  • Clean and remove minor burrs or upset metal as required to facilitate inspection.
  • Set up and use machining center for inspections.  Set up and operate the vision system.
  • Work from a variety of written and supporting data as required.
  • Inspect any and all products and component parts to assure all quality requirements.  Identify, tag, accept or reject: make sketches and complete report of inspection forms.
  • Interpret blueprints, sketches, and printed material descriptions of any complexity.  Generate any and all necessary documentation.  Verify the completeness of shop and inspection operations and non-destructive tests when required.
  • Develop and implement new inspection methods and procedures to suit unique conditions. Lay out and make templates as required for inspection.
  • Use any and all types of precision measuring equipment and gages.  Contact all levels of engineering and management to resolve issues.
  • Work with BWXT, customer, or government inspectors as required.
  • Must be able to intelligently convey the results of inspections to shop supervision, engineers and/or customer representatives.  
  • Witness hydro testing as required and records results.
  • Inspect bonded storage to assure traceability.  Check stored material and equipment to assure proper identity, storage and preservation.
  • Inspect trucks and trailers for safe load conditions.  Input and receive information through computer terminals as required.  Required to climb.


Minimum Requirements:


In order to thrive in this role, candidates must possess the skills and experience necessary to safely and efficiently perform the required operations.  Accordingly, successful candidates must have a high school diploma or GED equivalence, with a minimum of three (3) years’ relevant experience in dimensional inspection being preferred.  Equivalent relevant machining experience may be considered in lieu of dimensional inspection experience.  Additionally, candidates MUST:


  • Demonstrate thorough understanding of GD&T requirements by developing and performing complex calculations that include geometry and trigonometry using books, charts, tables, and other mathematical aids
  • Be able to work from prints, process sheets, sketches, BOMs, and any other forms of written and verbal instruction
  • Be able to demonstrate proper use of precision measuring devices such as depth micrometers, calipers, height gages, tri-micrometers, etc.
  • Be able to verify identity and physical characteristics of materials, as required
  • Be able to climb
  • Pass quality control tests, including entry examination, as required; may be required to maintain alloy identity, pressure test qualifications along with visual and dimensional qualifications.
  • Be a U.S. citizen with no dual citizenship
  • Must be open and available to working all shifts
  • Be able to pass all pre-employment processes, including a background check, physical, and reference checks



Applicants, please note: This position pays $34.609 per hour and is complemented by a generous benefits package.  Upon an offer, a relocation package is available for eligible candidates.





As a federal government contractor, BWX Technologies, Inc. and any subsidiaries, affiliates and related entities (“BWXT” or the “Company”) complies with all federal, state, and local laws and customer requirements regarding COVID-19 and other health and safety protocols.  As such, all BWXT new hires will be required to adhere to applicable Company COVID-19 requirements within the workplace as a condition of employment.


Applicants selected will be subject to a Federal background investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information or matter. Position requires U.S. Citizenship (with no dual citizenship) and ability to obtain and maintain a Department of Energy (DOE) security clearance which involves an extensive criminal and financial background investigation and previous employment reference verifications.


BWXT supports diversity and is committed to the concept of Equal Employment Opportunity. We have established procedures to ensure that all personnel actions such as recruitment, compensation, career development, benefits, company-sponsored training and social recreational programs are administered without regard to race, color religion, gender, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or veteran status






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