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Buyer 1

Date: Mar 16, 2023

Location: Erwin, TN, 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



Buyer 1 -  Nuclear Fuel Services -  Erwin, TN




Purchase assigned commodities and services (a variety of standard and special items) to proper specification for function intended, from the best qualified supplier, assuring the company receives maximum value (lowest cost, highest quality, on-time delivery, etc.) for each dollar spent; all within ethical purchasing practices and company policy.  Purchase order value limits commensurate with Buyer level per procedure.





  1. Review purchase requisitions to assure scope is properly specified as to description and/or use.
  2. Establish qualified suppliers and obtain competitive quotations.
  3. Analyze proposals to determine best proposition and negotiate any questionable items with successful supplier prior to placement of purchase order.
  4. Experience with government purchase orders (labor hour, FFP) and required documentation preferred.
  5. Follow established uniform standards and specifications for purchase material.
  6. Ensure required deliveries are maintained.  Expediting responsibilities will be delineated by the Director of Purchasing Services.
  7. Provide ongoing administration of purchasing actions including revision management, resolution of warranty claims, product discrepancies, etc. as required during the life of each purchase action.
  8. Develop knowledge of assigned commodities (technology, how and where used, etc.)  Commodity responsibilities may include standard, repetitive items as well as increasingly complex materials and products.  Assigned commodities are usually of the least complex nature.


Minimum Education:


B.S. or B.A. in Business is preferable but other degrees at this level may be considered OR equivalent experience acceptable 8 years of business experience in lieu of degree.


Experience Requirements beyond educational or equivalent:


One year or less. 






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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