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Industrial Machine Repair Technician (Millwright)

Date: Aug 31, 2021

Location: Barberton, OH, US

Company: BWX Technologies

This is a pipeline, or evergreen, job posting, and may not represent a current opening.  By submitting your application for this position, you are providing consent for BWXT to contact you as openings become available for this critical need position.


BWXT offers a full range of benefits, including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance; retirement savings plan options; on-site medical clinics and cafeterias; employee assistance programs; compensation structures that include paid time off, holiday pay, and annual pay increases; plus much more.  


We are currently pipelining qualified applicants to fill Industrial Machine Repair Technician (Millwright) openings at our facility in Barberton, Ohio. Millwrights at this facility will maintain and repair all plant area machines, tools, and equipment and will diagnose and repair mechanical, piping and minor electrical malfunctions on any and all machines, tools and equipment. Additionally, millwrights will:


  • Make or assist in making installations of all types, including repositioning of present equipment and original installation of new equipment; also performs precision alignment on new or existing machinery.
  • Test run machines and equipment while diagnosing or making repairs and prior to releasing for production.
  • Perform carpentry and rigging duties as required.
  • Perform welding, brazing, burning and heating as required.
  • Move material and equipment to and from work area by use of any transportable means.
  • Work from blue prints, sketches, repair manuals, bills of material and written or verbal instructions from salaried personnel or employee being assisted.
  • Detect and report faulty operation and defective materials.
  • Keep work areas, machinery and equipment clean and orderly.
  • Maintain and sign necessary records as required.


Additional Qualifications/Requirements

  • Candidates must first complete and achieve an acceptable score on a written Milwright exam.  In addition, an online assessment will be administered and will include a mechanical comprehension section.
  • A high school diploma or GED equivalency is required, along with a minimum of five (5) years' experience in industrial maintenance.  Lesser experience coupled with formal training and/or previous certifications may be acceptable.
  • Must be able to read hydraulic, pneumatic and electrical schematics.
  • Must be able to climb to any height.
  • CNC/Machine tool experience desired
  • Must be able to work any shift.
  • Must pass pre-employment physical, drug screen and background check prior to hire date.
  • Must be able to effectively take instruction from management and supervision.
  • Must possess skills necessary to complete detailed records and maintain appropriate documentation.
  • Must be a US citizen with no dual citizenship.


Please note: The pay for this position is $32.045 per hour and is complemented by a generous benefits package.  Shift assignments will be made at the time of offer and will be dependent upon business need and availability of positions at the time of offer.


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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