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Mechanical Maintenance Technician

Date: Mar 30, 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 6,400 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


Mechanical Maintenance Technician - 2nd Shift -  BWX Technologies, Inc  -  Barberton, OH


Responsibilities include:


  • Repairs, maintains, oversees, modifies and adjusts all types of mechanical, hydraulic, and associated electrical controls on all types of plant equipment in collaboration with hourly personnel performing the major portion of manual duties, except where assistance is required.
  • Works from blue prints, hydraulic and electrical schematic drawings, sketches, instruction manuals, specification sheets, and verbal instructions.
  • Examines and tests defective parts using hand tools and appropriate precision instruments and gauges.  Secures necessary parts, or repairs and reassembles, or directs the reassembly of equipment.
  • Inspects, adjusts, calibrates and assists in the installation of plant equipment through the use of optics, laser and leveling instrument techniques, as directed or periodically in accordance with established schedules, specifications and standards to insure meeting operating requirements.
  • Maintains performance and maintenance records of changes and adjustments performed on equipment.
  • Prepares drawings, sketches, building, and equipment layouts as required.
  • May be required to perform periodic inspection and disposition of all lifting and handling equipment. 


Job Requirements / Qualifications:


  • Associates Degree in technical field with 2 years of experience or High School diploma with 6 year of experience
  • Expereince with machine alignment methods and practices
  • May be required to work weekends and 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


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