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Electronic Engineering Specialist

Date: Aug 5, 2022

Location: Erwin, TN, US

Company: BWX Technologies

Headquartered in Lynchburg, Va., BWX Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:BWXT) is a leading supplier of nuclear components and fuel to the U.S. government; provides technical and management services to support the U.S. government in the operation of complex facilities and environmental remediation activities; and supplies precision manufactured components, services and fuel for the commercial nuclear power industry. With approximately 6,100 employees, BWXT has nine major operating sites in the U.S. and Canada. In addition, BWXT joint ventures provide management and operations at a dozen U.S. Department of Energy and two NASA facilities. Follow us on Twitter @BWXTech and learn more at



Electronic Engineering Specialist 1 -  Nuclear Fuel Services -  Erwin, TN


Summary Description:


Perform system troubleshooting, repair, and calibration with minimal direction on instrumentation and process controllers, process measurement, environmental measurement, and security system equipment.


Major Duties and Responsibilities:


  • Maintain electrical and electronic systems through troubleshooting, performing necessary repair work, and documenting your work.
  • Install electrical systems on new equipment in accordance with the NEC, NFS standards, and furnished drawings.
  • Assist with maintaining the electronics repair lab by identifying and requisitioning an adequate supply of components and lab equipment to properly test and repair electronic equipment.
  • Install, maintain, troubleshoot, program, and repair process instrumentation and PLC hardware.
  • Maintain an attitude of continual improvement by providing recommendations and suggestions to prevent reoccurrences of equipment failures and problems and to improve efficiencies of operation.
  • Maintain radiation detection instrumentation through regularly scheduled calibration, inspection, repair and record keeping.
  • Perform miscellaneous duties as directed by supervision to ensure efficient and reliable operation maintaining profitability, continued production, and facility security.



Educational Requirements:


  • Associates Degree in Electronics or equivalent.


Experience Requirements:


  • One year or less years of experience.




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.


<span 9pt="">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, drug test 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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