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Welding Tech (weekend crew)

Date: Jan 2, 2021

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


Welding Tech  -  (Weekend Shift -  Friday - Sunday 4 pm - 4:30 am)  -  BWX Technologies, Inc.  -  Barberton, Ohio


This is a salaried, non-exempt position, with full benefits....eligible for overtime and shift 36 hrs...(three 12-hour shifts), get paid for 40 hrs.


Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:


- Maintains all automatic welding equipment operational in production shops, assists Welding Engineer in performance of duties.

- Assist Welding Engineer in performance of duties and with development of new processes and procedures 

- Trains and assist welder/operators in production welding environment and evaluate production welds to applicable standards 

- Assist in daily technical maintenance and troubleshooting and assist with installation of new welding equipment 

- Maintain effective communication and work independently to support welding operations 

- Instructs hourly operators for acceptance and qualifications 

- Examines and evaluates production welds to applicable standards 

- Set up shop welds per Welding Engineer's direction and/or shop supervision 

- Ability to load welding parameters on programmable equipment and learn/assist in the setup of robotic welding equipment 


Job Qualifications / Requirements:


- High School graduate, or equivalent, formal welding technical education (Trade School for example) is a plus but not mandatory

- 3 to 5 years of welding experience in a shop environment

- Applicants should have a good understanding/working knowledge of manual, semi-automatic, and mechanized/automatic welding processes 

- Experience with robotic welding is a plus 

- Hand-on welding experience is desirable to aid in training of shop personnel 

- Ability to communicate effectvely and work independetly 

- Ability to work on a PC, using Microsoft Office applications 

- Ability to work well with various departments 

- Ability to follow detailed manufacturing plans and provide direction to shop personnel 

- Must be a U.S. citizen with no dual citizenship 




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.

Nearest Major Market: Akron
Nearest Secondary Market: Cleveland

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