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Front Line Manager - Fabrication / Welding (Weekend Shift)

Date: Jan 13, 2022

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




Front Line Manager - Fabrication / Welding (Weekend Shift)  -  BWX Technologies, Inc.  - Barberton, Ohio


Responsibilities include:


  • Responsible for supervising hourly skilled trades in the areas of fitting, welding, and assembly operations.
  • Oversight of the manual, robotic and automatic welding operations, stress relief operations, and lifting/handling.
  • Recommends improvements in shop operating procedures, policies and processes, and may recommend the acquisition of additional or new equipment and machinery when costs and production problems dictate.  Leads and/or participates in teams focused on improving operations.  

  • Administers the bargaining unit agreement, transfers, training of subordinates and recommending workforce changes, including discharges.  Performs other miscellaneous functions that are common responsibilities of all supervisory personnel.  Takes a lead role in providing specialized training for hourly employees such as operation of manlifts, machine tools, cranes…etc. 

  • This position is on weekend shift.


Job Requirements / Qualifications:

  • 7 - 10 years experience in a supervisory role, preferably in a union environment.
  • Prefer experience in heavy fabrication, fitting and welding.
  • Must possess good leadership and communications skills.
  • Must be available for scheduled overtime.


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.

Nearest Major Market: Akron
Nearest Secondary Market: Cleveland

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