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Safety Professional

Date: Jan 15, 2023

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 6,650 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


Safety Professional - BWX Technologies, Inc. - Barberton, Ohio


Responsibilities include:


  • Providing technical support and verifying compliance with company Environmental Health and Safety policies, Occupational Safety and Health Administration regulations, and other related and regulatory standards, guidelines and best practices.
  • Keeping abreast of any changes to laws and regulations that impact the organization.
  • Scheduling, coordinating and conducting EHS audits, observations and inspections in order to identify and assist in correcting unsafe and unhealthy work conditions or practices.
  • Communicating results of audits, incidents trends and overall Health and Safety performance to all levels of workforce.
  • Interacting with site workforce at all levels to increase involvement and demonstrate, educate, coach and enforce EHS work practices while providing EHS technical and regulatory expertise. 
  • Implementing procedures for group medical programs, accident reporting, employee training, and EHS record keeping to ensure to reduce and eliminate work-related accidents, injuries and illnesses.
  • Conducting Industrial Hygiene evaluations, sampling and compliance audits.
  • Evaluating the effectiveness of EHS programs and policies and implementing corrective action.
  • Partnering with management to ensure that projects are supported and completed on time and within the allotted budget.




  • Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Hygiene, Safety or related field. 
  • The preferred candidate will have at least 6 years' experience in Environmental, Health and Safety practices and program implementation.
  • Experience in a machining, welding, or other metal-working environment would be a plus.
  • Strong verbal and written communications skills are a must.


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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