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Maintenance Supervisor

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




Maintenance Supervisor  -  BWX Technologies, Inc.  -  Barberton, Ohio


Responsibilities include:


  • Responsible for supervisory duties of hourly maintenance Electricians, HVACR Repairmen, EPA attendant, Helper/Sweeper, and Construction Specialists across the entire facility. Includes working with union contract requirements when addressing hourly employee concerns.
  • Coordinate with outside vendors and facility engineers to complete plant project work. 
  • Provides safety leadership and support for all department activities with an emphasis on electrical, HVACR, and construction duties.
  • Responsible for job assignments, setting priorities, setting performance expectations, and identifying/addressing employee performance issues/concerns.
  •  Assures equipment repairs, preventative maintenance, and breakdowns are effectively being worked in order to maintain/improve equipment uptime. 
  • Communicates and collaborates with production foremen and engineering departments on setting priorities and planning work.
  • Provides technical expertise and guidance on equipment repairs and spare parts. 
  • Maintains parts stock through purchasing and inventory control.
  • Maintains service contract purchase orders and schedules work as required.
  • Responsible for the scheduling and maintenance of outside plant services such as snow removal, vehicle repairs, electrical repairs, HVAC repairs, etc.


Job Requirements / Qualifications:


  • First shift position.  Some weekends and parts of holidays during plant outages required.  Must be available for scheduled overtime.
  • Electrical knowledge of high, medium, and low voltage systems is required.
  • HVACR systems experience and knowledge is preferred.
  • Experience in a supervisory role, union environment experience is a plus.
  • Must possess good leadership, decision making, and communications skills.  Must be able to communicate, direct and interact with subordinates, peers, and superiors.
  • Associate degree or equivalent experience working with HVACR systems, electrical power distribution, and facilities maintenance.
  • Computer experience with EasyPower, AutoCAD, Microsoft Suite, and SAP desired.


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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