Project Manager

Date: Apr 26, 2024

Location: Barberton, OH, US

Company: BWX Technologies

At BWX Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: BWXT), we are People Strong, Innovation Driven. Headquartered in Lynchburg, Virginia, BWXT is a Defense News Top 100 manufacturing and engineering innovator that provides safe and effective nuclear solutions for global security, clean energy, environmental restoration, nuclear medicine and space exploration. With more than 7,000 employees, BWXT has 14 major operating sites in the U.S., Canada and the U.K. 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 restoration and operations management at 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.  For more information, visit Follow us on LinkedIn, X, Facebook and Instagram.



Project Manager - BWX Technologies, Inc.  - Barberton, Ohio


Responsibilities include:



  • Acts as the principal company contact for liaison with the customer on all matters.
  • Facilitate efforts of the small and large reactor equipment projects with assistance from the functional organizations.
  • Assures the efforts of all functional departments support optimal profitability and timely delivery of products and services in accordance contract requirements.
  • Assist contracts department in proposal efforts to ensure final proposals meet customer needs with regards to proposal schedules, delivery dates, design and contract requirements. 
  • Defines Work Breakdown Structures for awarded workscopes.  Analyze performance of awarded contracts and author Project Health Reports (percent complete, cost incurred compared to cost projected, status of project milestones, etc.) that comply with customer reporting requirements. 
  • Approve contract material and tooling requisitions. Assesses program planning schedules and loadboards for performance against contract delivery dates. Monitor contract support actions required from the customer.  Ensures all necessary steps are taken to initiate and/or expedite such actions when necessary.  Keep division and customer management informed of critical items affecting a contract and request management action from either party when appropriate. Author periodic reporting (internal & external) of major events and development impacting project performance.
  • Support quarterly assessments of Estimates to Complete (EACs) of awarded contracts in coordination with Accounting and conjunction with the various supporting business groups.


Job Requirements / Qualifications:


  • Bachelor’s degree preferably in a technical discipline (i.e. Engineering, Physics, etc.)
  • Posses 3 to 5 years of relevant experience.
  • Possess excellent interpersonal skills, basic negotiating skills, strong oral and written communication, time management, and cross functional experience with shop and plant support departments,
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a DOE security clearance.




The hourly rate for this position in <> at the start of employment is expected to be between $<> and $<> per hour.  The hourly rate offered is based on local job market factors and other objective business considerations. Subject to these considerations, the total compensation package for this position may also include other elements, such as a full range of medical, retirement, and/or other benefits. Details of participation in these benefit plans will be provided at such time the selected job candidate receives an offer of employment. If hired, the selected job candidate will be employed 'at-will,’ unless employed at a location and in a position subject to a collective bargaining agreement.  The company further reserves the right to modify the hourly rate (as well as any other discretionary payment, compensation, or benefit program) at any time, including for reasons related to individual performance, company or applicable department/team performance, and other market factors.


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 health and safety protocols.  As such, all BWXT new hires will be required to adhere to applicable Company health and safety requirements within the workplace as a condition of employment.


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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