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Manual Welder (Weekend Shift)

Date: May 19, 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 7,500 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






Candidates please note: This position is available on our weekend shift which consists of twelve (12) hours on Saturday and Sunday and eight (8) hours on Monday (the eight shift could be Friday instead of Monday); work thirty two (32) hours and get paid for forty (40) hours.  Scheduled off days are Tuesday through Friday or Monday through Thursday depending upon the shift.  Training will be on the Monday - Friday crew before being assigned to the weekend crew. 


Manual Welder  -  BWX Technologies, Inc.  -  Barberton, OH


We currently have an opening for an experienced welder who can perform specialty welding operations at our facility in Barberton, Ohio. The successful candidate will set-up and operate elecric arc, semiautomatic, and heliarc welding equipment to produce pressure and strength welds in all positions using SMAW, GTAW and GMAW processes.


 Job Qualifications / Requirements


  • ALL applicants must pass a Pre-Employment Weld Screen in order to be considered for this position.
  • Must have the ability to read, comprehend and adhere to both written and verbal instructions to set-up and perform welding operations. 
  • Must be able successfully complete all weld certification tests, which include, but are not limimted to, 6G pipe in a variety of materials.
  • A minimum of 2 years' experience is required in welding. Lesser experience coupled with formal training and/or previous certifications may be acceptable.
  • High school diploma/GED is required for all BWXT positions, and graduation date will be verified via background check.
  • Must be a US Citizen.
  • Must be able to work ANY SHIFT.
  • Must pass pre-employment physical, drug screen, and background check prior to hire date.




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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