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Dimensional Inspector

Date: Aug 15, 2019

Location: Barberton, OH, US

Company: BWX Technologies

Headquartered in Lynchburg, Va., BWX Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:BWXT) is a leading supplier of nuclear components and fuel to the U.S. government; provides technical and management services to support the U.S. government in the operation of complex facilities and environmental remediation activities; and supplies precision manufactured components, services and fuel for the commercial nuclear power industry. With approximately 6,250 employees, BWXT has eleven (11) major operating sites in the U.S. and Canada. In addition, BWXT joint ventures provide management and operations at more than a dozen U.S. Department of Energy and NASA facilities. Follow us on Twitter @BWXTech and learn more at



Dimensional Inspector  -  BWX Technologies, Inc  -  Barberton, OH


Job Duties/Responsibilities:


  • This position works from a variety of written instruction such as PMO's, PO's, packing slips, heat reports, and shop manufacturing plans to make any and all types of inspections.
  • These inspections include but are not limited to the inspection of raw material, machine set up, layout, in process and final inspections on any and all materials, products and component parts. Accepts or rejects a wide variety of products, equipment, material and tooling.
  • Responsible for approving or rejecting based on acceptance criteria, makes sketches, complete inspection forms, uncrates material from boxes, physically inspects product, inspecting for identification, grade, type, physical condition, finish, clean, configuration and dimensions as required, interprets blueprints, and printed material descriptions of any complexity.
  • The tools and equipment used to perform the inspections are not limited to precision measuring equipment including measurement standards, gages, air gaging equipment, optical comparators, concentricity gages, surface plates, computerized inspection equipment, CRT's, metal monitoring equipment or etch kits, hammers, pry bars, files, jib crane, overhead crane, hand truck, fork truck, ladder and other similar tools and equipment necessary for the fulfillment of the job duties.
  • Applicant must pass Quality Control tests as required. Applicant must be able to intelligently convey the results of inspections to shop supervision, engineers and/or customer representatives. Applicant may be required to maintain alloy identity qualification along with visual and dimensional qualifications.



Job Qualifications / Requirements


  • A minimum of 5 years' inspection experience is required, some of which can be as a machinist or tool maker. Lesser experience coupled with formal training and/or previous certifications may be acceptable.
  • Must be able to perform mathematical calculations to validate/verify dimensional relationships (calculating trigonometry). Read and interpret complex blue prints and have a thorough understanding of GD&T (ASME Y14.5).
  • Be able to interpret and follow detailed written work instructions and complete visual inspections using a variety of inspection tools including Mics, Calipers, Thread Gages, Indicators, Optical Comparators and other specialty inspection tools.
  • Candidate must communicate effectively with co-workers and have the willingness to take direction from shop supervision.
  • High School diploma/GED is required for all BWXT positions and graduation date (or date received GED) will be verified during the required pre-employment background screen.
  • Must be able to work ANY SHIFT.
  • Must be a US CITIZEN. Must not hold a Dual Citizenship.
  • Must pass pre-employment physical, drug screen, and background check prior to hire date.


Pay for this position is up to $29.79 per hour and is complimented by a generous benefits package.


BWX Technologies, Inc. (BWXT) embraces diversity of thought, values individuality, encourages new perspectives and provides equal opportunity in employment for all qualified employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other category protected by federal, state, and/or local law.


Nearest Major Market: Akron
Nearest Secondary Market: Cleveland

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