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Human Resources Intern

Date: Jan 6, 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

Human Resources Intern  -  BWX Technologies, Inc.  -  Barberton, OH


Job Description/Duties

Assist team members with projects related to a number of Human Resources and Labor Relations initiatives.  Under the guidance of the department manager, participate in recruiting/hiring processes and support new employee orientation. Learn application of employment law and compliance, especially regarding employment eligibility, confidentiality, proper maintenance of employee files, and forms management. Assist in creating and maintaining department metric reports such as time to fill, attrition, grievance activity, etc.

Provides administrative support to the department such as:


  • Coordinate logistics and presentation materials for employee and leadership development training
  • Audit and update to all HR policies
  • Develop/update/revise departmental forms and reporting systems
  • Develop process manuals and work instructions where appropriate
  • Other duties as assigned


Job Qualifications


  • Currently enrolled student pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Human Resources
  • Minimum of 3.0/4.0 GPA
  • Awareness of basic principles and practices of Human Resources
  • Ability to handle multiple projects
  • Ability to maintain a high level of confidentiality
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills
  • Strong Microsoft Office skills
  • Must be detail-oriented
  • Self-motivated and willing to learn
  • Student member of SHRM is a plus
  • Must be a US citizen with no dual citizenship


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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