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IT Operations Intern (Year Round)

Date: Mar 19, 2019

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


The intern will be assigned to assist the IT Service Center professional staff with providing computer hardware, software, and technical support at the NFS facility in Erwin, TN.  The candidate will be under the direction of the NFS IT Operations manager and will be responsible for the following scope of work duties:


1.  Supporting PC hardware components, desktop operating system software, and application software (Windows 7/10, Microsoft Office, etc.)

2.  Monitoring help desk support requests.

3.  Providing end user support with various levels of technical and non-technical staff.

4.  In addition, intern may assist the local IT staff with variety of projects.




1.  Student must have awareness of the pc hardware components, desktop operating system software, application software, and some network troubleshooting.

2.  Student must have awareness of the PC industry's current and emerging technology trends and direction, as well as, a keen interest in computer-based information systems and technology.  Interested applicants should possess excellent analytical skills and the ability to research and understand technical documentation, and an understanding of how to apply various technical resources.

3.  Ability to perform tasks such as providing operating systems and application software installations and upgrades, virus protection and eradication.




1. Must be a US Citizen (no Dual Citizenship)

2.  Applicants must be available immediately and willing to commit to working part-time during the school year and full time during summer and break periods.

3.  Must be able to obtain and maintain a U. S. Government clearance.


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


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: Asheville
Nearest Secondary Market: Knoxville

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