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Date: Apr 7, 2021

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 6,400 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


BWXT is seeking qualified applicants to fill the role of Electrician at its facility in Barberton, Ohio!


Job duties include electrical conduit and wiring installations in industrial and office environments. Candidate shall possess the ability to troubleshoot and repair power systems up to 600 Volts AC/DC. Candidate shall be able to perform maintenance and troubleshooting of camera systems, fire alarms, generator systems, and badge readers. Candidate shall support maintenance, plant operations and engineering departments.


Other responsibilities include:

  • Troubleshoot and correct electrical difficulties by dismantling, inspecting, repairing, replacing, or adjusting faulty parts and wiring;
  • Perform Substation work under the Direct Supervision of Facilities Electrical Engineer or Maintenance Electrical Forman. High voltage certification not required but preferred.
  • Solder and braze, as required
  • Completely wire and maintain buildings and structures, including lighting and miscellaneous fixtures
  • Estimate and develop BOMS for electrical projects
  • Work from wiring diagrams, prints, specifications, written and verbal instructions.
  • Knowledge of the National Electrical Code
  • Experience with Electrical Construction & Wiring; Bending Rigid Conduit
  • Knowledge of Electrical Arc Flash Hazards and associated PPE


Minimum Requirements

In order to thrive in this role, candidates must be able to safely and effectively perform the required tasks noted above.  This includes, at a minimum:

  • Possess a high school diploma or GED coupled with at least five (5) years of demonstrated experience performing electrical work of a similar nature
  • Trade school education and/or electrical apprenticeship not required but preferred.
  • Experience in a heavy manufacturing environment is highly preferred.
  • Having US citizenship with no dual citizenship required.
  • Position is for dayshift. However, candidate should be able to work ANY shift
  • Demonstrated ability to read and interpret Electrical Schematics & Diagrams
  • Ability to climb to any height
  • Ability to pass all pre-employment processes, to include a thorough background check, drug screen, and pre-employment physical


Compensation and Benefits
BWXT values its employees and recognizes the significant role they play in the company’s overall success.  We are proud to offer competitive wages and generous benefits that include:

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Life Insurance
  • Retirement Plan
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • On-site clinic
  • Cafeteria
  • Paid Time Off
  • Holiday Pay
  • Overtime
  • Annual Pay Increases


Pay for this position is $30.684 per hour.



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, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.


Nearest Major Market: Akron
Nearest Secondary Market: Cleveland

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