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Supervisor - Radiation Monitoring

Date: Sep 8, 2022

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






Supervisor  (Radiation Monitoring) -  Nuclear Fuel Services  -  Erwin, TN


Supervise and efficiently manage hourly personnel in assigned areas of responsibility in a safe and compliant manner. Responsible for producing a quality product in a timely and safe manner.


Major Duties and Responsibilities:


  • Studies and understands the applicable requirements, labor contract, procedures, and equipment utilized in the work area.
  • Trains and assigns hourly personnel to work to ensure that safe practices and correct job requirements are performed.
  • Reports equipment malfunctions, procedural deviations, absenteeism, accidents, and/or other unusual occurrences.
  • Prepares minor work orders and coordinates applicable work under major work orders and Radiation Work Permits.
  • Reviews/approves applicable records, runsheets, and/or other documentation in the work area.
  • Completes applicable reports and provides other information as requested.
  • Administers disciplinary action when required and addresses inadequate performance issues promptly.


Education Requirements:


  • High School diploma or equivalent plus one year of college Chemistry or Physics


Experience Requirements:


  • One to two years experience in a chemical or nuclear facility or one to two years supervisory experience in a manufacturing or military environment.





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) 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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