Safety Intern

Date: Mar 26, 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 7,400 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 www.bwxt.com.

 

At BWXT, our interns perform challenging tasks in their field of study while developing and delivering unique solutions for use in a nuclear environment. A BWXT internship not only provides valuable on the job training but allows you to be a part of something bigger! 

 

BWXT offers paid internships along with a housing stipend for those interns whose home of record is more than 50 miles from Barberton, OH.  Internships will last approximately 10-12 weeks. At the end of the internship, each intern has the opportunity to present their completed work/ assigned projects to the leadership team. 

 

Responsibilities:

 

  • Demonstrates behaviors that foster and promote a strong safety conscious work environment (SCWE).
  • Support in the development of materials that improve existing work methods, services or outcomes and promotes the accomplishment of safe and compliant results.
  • Assist with reviewing and updating safety policies.
  • Learn and be exposed to the structure and operations of the Barberton site Safety team. The site is comprised over 1,000 employees.
  • Assists with reviewing and creating performance analysis activities.
  • Support site safety culture and human performance advancement initiatives. 
  • Assist with monitoring and updating environmental systems and process.
  • Conduct audits and observations that will be used in the development of safety trend patterns in order to best determine asset utilization.

 

 

Requirements:

 

  • Successful candidates must be perusing a Safety or engineering related education
  • Students must be at a Junior standing or above at the time the internship begins
  • Students must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • US citizenship with no dual citizenship is required for this position

 

 

 

 

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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