Supervisor - Machine Shop 1st Shift

Date: Jul 10, 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





Front Line Manager - Machining  -  BWX Technologies, Inc.  - Barberton, Ohio


Responsibilities include:


  • Responsible for supervising hourly skilled trades in the areas of machining. 
  • Work with technical support group to execute fabrication workscopes and resolves issues. 
  • Assist in resolution of issues regarding machining and assembly based on experience and technical knowledge of both skilled trades. 
  • Report out (verbally and written) regularly on safety, quality, and production activities. 
  • Adress safety and quality isssues that are presented during manufacturing and work with technical support groups to resolve and formalize the corrective actions as needed.
  • This is a 2nd Shift position.


Job Requirements / Qualifications:


  • Experience in a supervisory role, preferably in a union environment
  • Prefer experience in machining and assembly with a minimum of 2 years in a shop supervisor/lead role 
  • Motivated to help production team and seek out and resolve issues 
  • Must be available for scheduled overtime
  • Experience with G&M Codes, MS Office, SharePoint, Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerancing, and overhead cranes a plus 


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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