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Nuclear Process Operator 1

Date: Jan 26, 2023

Location: Erwin, TN, US

Company: BWX Technologies

Headquartered in Lynchburg, Va., BWX Technologies, Inc. (BWXT) is a leading supplier of nuclear components and fuel to the U.S. government; provides technical, management and site services to support governments in the operation of complex facilities and environmental remediation activities; and supplies precision manufactured components and services for the commercial nuclear power industry. BWXT has more than 6,100 employees and significant operations in Lynchburg, Va.; Erwin, Tenn.; Mount Vernon, Ind.; Euclid, Ohio; Barberton, Ohio; and Cambridge, Ontario, as well as more than a dozen U.S. Department of Energy sites around the country. Follow us on Twitter @BWXTech and learn more at


Nuclear Process Operator  -  Nuclear Fuel Services (BWXT)  -  Erwin, TN


Pipeline Requisition  A "pipeline" requisition is used to source candidates for ongoing or multiple needs for these position requirements. By applying for this position, the applicant agrees to be considered for similar roles in the future. 


Minimum Position Qualifications:


Education:  High School Diploma plus two (2) semesters of college Chemistry and/or Physics is required.


Experience:  One (1) year or less related work experience is required.


Some basic duties & responsibilities include:


  • Prepare accurate and legible operating records associated with assigned job.
  • Must be able to understand and follow Standard Operating Procedures and special work instructions as necessary.
  • Must have the ability to recognize abnormal operating conditions, correct and report to supervisor in a timely and responsible manner.
  • Must be able to perform various mechanical functions as assigned.
  • Must have the ability to perform sampling procedures and to follow chemical process procedures.
  • Must have the ability to wear a respirator.
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain DOE "Q" security clearance.



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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