Robotic Welding Machine Operator

Date: May 30, 2024

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


Robotic Welding Machine Operator  -  BWX Technologies, Inc.  -  Barberton, OH


We are currently seeking qualified applicants to fill a Robotic Welding Machine Operator position at our facility in Barberton, Ohio.  The successful candidate will operate submerged arc welding, cladding machines and automatic and robotic (MotoMan and Gantry robots) metal inert gas equipment to produce quality welds.  Identify and perform basic layout to determine clad limits.  Responsible for using proper wire and flux for the job.  Inspects welds, grinds and arc airs to remove defects.  Attach preheat torches inside and outside and maintains proper preheat temperatures.


Job Qualifications / Requirements:


  • All applicants must successfully complete a pre-employment weld screen.
  • Must have the ability to read and understand blueprints
  • A minimum of two (2) years' welding experience or a combination of welding experience and formal training/education is preferred.
  • High school diploma or GED is required and graduation will be verified
  • Must be a citizen of the United States
  • Must be open and available to working ALL shifts
  • Must successfully complete a pre-employment physical, drug screen and background check


“2024” opportunity! Start date would not be prior to 1/1/2024.


The hourly rate for this position is up to $35.016 and is complimented by a very generous benefit package.  Upon an offer, a relocation package is available for eligible candidates.

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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.


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, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.


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