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Supervisor -- Downblending Operations

Date: Nov 23, 2021

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




Supervisor  (Downblending Operations Management) -  BWX Technologies, Inc.  (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:


1. Studies and understands the applicable requirements, labor contract, procedures, and equipment utilized in the work area.

2. Trains and assigns hourly personnel to work to ensure that safe practices and correct job requirements are performed.

3. Reports equipment malfunctions, procedural deviations, absenteeism, accidents, and/or other unusual occurrences.

4. Prepares minor work orders and coordinates applicable work under major work orders and Radiation Work Permits.

5. Reviews/approves applicable records, runsheets, and/or other documentation in the work area.

6. Completes applicable reports and provides other information as requested.

7. Administers disciplinary action when required and addresses inadequate performance issues promptly.


Education Requirements:


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 safety protocols, including, but not limited to, any applicable COVID-19 vaccination and testing requirements.  This means that any existing BWXT employees and new hires, whether working at a customer site, working remotely, or working in a BWXT facility, will be required to adhere to applicable COVID-19 requirements.  These requirements may include vaccination, attestations regarding vaccination status and/or regular COVID-19 testing, and employees may be required to show proof of vaccination and/or negative test results as a condition of employment.  Requests for a reasonable accommodation will be reviewed and assessed pursuant to applicable law and Company policy.  Please speak with your BWXT Talent Acquisition Representative to determine which protocols will apply to the work location assigned to the job you are seeking.


<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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