Shift Supervisor - Machining 2nd Shift

Date: Jul 13, 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 6,650 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





2nd Shift - Shift Front Line Manager - Fab / Welding - BWX Technologies, Inc. - Barberton, Ohio


Responsibilities include:

  • Plans, directs and coordinates assigned shift activities across the plant requiring a thorough knowledge of techniques, processes, procedures, etc., for major fitting and welding or assembly and machining operations of the most complex nature.
  • Resolves unusual or complex problems and keeps other supervisory personnel informed at all times of unusual situations, potential difficulties and other facts which should be brought to their attention.
  • Schedules workload for shifts other than the one to which is assigned, when required.
  • Moves from one shift or shop to another as required or assigned.
  • Recommends improvements in shop operating procedures, policies and processes and may recommend the acquisition of additional or new equipment and machinery when costs and production problems dictate.
  • Resolves scheduling or personnel concerns which may cross-over various shop areas to assure established priorities are met and efficient operation is maximized


Job Requirements / Qualifications:


  • Experience in a supervisory role, preferably in a union environment.
  • Requires shop knowledge equivalent to four years' apprenticeship or two years' college or engineering school training. 
  • Prefer experience in heavy fabrication, fitting and welding.
  • Must possess good leadership and strong communications skills.
  • Must be available for scheduled overtime.
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen with no dual citizenship. 




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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