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Electronic Repair Technician

Date: Jul 6, 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 6,100 employees, BWXT has nine major operating sites in the U.S. and Canada. In addition, BWXT joint ventures provide management and operations at a dozen U.S. Department of Energy and two NASA facilities. Follow us on Twitter @BWXTech and learn more at


BWXT is seeking qualified candidates to fill maintenance positions specializing in electronic repair at its facility in Barberton, Ohio. 


Individuals filling this role will be responsible for maintaining, troubleshooting, and calibration of plant equipment to ensure continuous plant operations and production requirements.  Additionally, the following routine tasks will be performed:


  • Works from wiring diagrams, drawings, electrical and electronic tools, gages, calibrating and testing equipment.  
  • Works with A. C. and D. C. motors and generators, transformers, rectifiers, electronic controls and regulators, including various mill and production equipment, electronic computers and control systems, data recording and processing equipment, control circuits, electronic gauges and detectors, x-ray gages, communication equipment, and annunciators.


Desired candidates should have a high school diploma or GED and a minimum of two (2) years’ experience in a manufacturing environment. Lesser experience coupled with formal training and/or previous certifications may be acceptable.  Must be able to climb to any height and must pass all quality control tests and other training classes as required.  Must be willing to work any shift.


Due to our work with the federal government, U.S. citizenship with no dual citizenship is also required.


Candidates considered for this position will be subjected to both written and practical assessments to determine baseline competencies and aptitudes.  Successful candidates will be able to demonstrate the following:


  • Understanding of Allen Bradley PLCs, HML, VFS, Seimens and Faunc controls.
  • Experience with Machine Tools, including CNC.
  • Understanding of ladder logic and ability to perform some PLC programming functions and troubleshooting.
  • Experience with fork lift, boom lift and scissor lift operation.
  • Ability to read electrical schematics. 


Please note: This is a pipeline or evergreen requisition.  A pipeline or evergreen requisition means that the job description does not represent a current opening, but may be used to identify future candidates with skills and experience for frequent, critical-need positions. By applying, you are providing BWXT with consent to contact you for future openings of similar qualifications.


The hourly rate for this position is $30.205 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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