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Bearing Cell Tech $35.38-$36.28/hour

Date: Jul 19, 2021

Location: Euclid, OH, 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 6,250 employees, BWXT has eleven (11) major operating sites in the U.S. and Canada. In addition, BWXT joint ventures provide management and operations at more than a dozen U.S. Department of Energy and NASA facilities. Follow us on Twitter @BWXTech and learn more at


Bearing Cell Technician - BWX Technologies, Inc. - Euclid, Ohio

Set up, process, and inspect bearings & bearing components by utilizing manual and numerically controlled milling, turning, EDM and grinding equipment. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills and/or ability required.



  • Generate, assemble and inspect bearings and bearing components. 
  • Verify and inspect all features using appropriate inspection methods. 
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints, operating sheets, sketches and other related technical data to determine tooling requirements, setup procedures, control settings and machining method and sequences. 
  • Mounts, aligns and secures tooling, attachments and work piece on machine. 
  • Selects and installs cutting tools in machine spindle. 
  • Loads control media such as tape, card or disk in machine controller or enters commands to retrieve programmed instructions from database. 
  • Calculates and sets machine controls to position spindle in relationship to work in piece and to regulate factors such as cutting depth, speed, feed, and coolant flow. 
  • Inputs either through automatic download of manually, all SPC information as defined by the engineering community to establish and maintain process controls. 
  • Starts machine and monitors displays and machine operation to detect malfunctions or deviations. 
  • Stops machine to change cutting tools and setup according to required machining sequence or to measure parts for conformance to blueprint specifications. 
  • Enters commands or manually adjusts machine controls to correct malfunctions or out-of-tolerance machining. 
  • Operates machine manually to perform non-automated functions and when automatic programming is faulty or machine malfunctions. 
  • Discusses control media errors with supervisor or programming personnel to resolve problems. 
  • Cleans machine, tooling and parts. 
  • Performs machine maintenance, housekeeping and other duties as assigned by supervision. 
  • Develop, evaluate and improve manufacturing methods, processes, tools, gages and fixtures. 
  • Ability to setup and operate Manual and CNC Milling, Turning and Grinding equipment. 
  • Perform maintenance and troubleshooting of equipment, fixtures and gages. 
  • Capable of being trained to develop N/C programs during setup utilizing "M" code, "G" code, Mazatrol, or Esprit software for EDM. 
  • Meet all contractual quality requirements including inspection methods and techniques required to meet final blueprint drawings. 
  • Must have ability to train other technicians on Manual and CNC equipment. 
  • Ability to move material and racks. 


Minimum Qualifications: 

  • Two (2) years of set-up and operation of CNC Milling, Turning and Grinding equipment. 
  • High School diploma or GED equivalency. 
  • Ability to demonstrate CNC control abilities including; editing speeds, feeds, tool offsets and fixture offsets on milling, turning, EDM and grinding equipment. 
  • Capable of being able to develop NC programs during set-ups utilizing "G" code, "M" code, mazatrol, or esprit software for EDM. 
  • Demonstrate above CNC abilities on a test piece. 
  • Read and interpret complex blueprints and interpret geometric tolerancing per ANSI Y14.5. 
  • Demonstrate the use of various measuring instruments including: dial bore gages, indicator snap gages, verniers, and .0001 micrometers. 
  • Possess skills necessary to maintain accurate documentation and the ability to follow complicated procedures and document accordingly. 
  • Possess the knowledge and ability to use multi axis grinding contouring as well as grinding wheel dressing and grit/size selection to ensure that tight tolerances meet blueprints. 
  • Own applicable personal tools. 


BWX Technologies, Inc. (BWXT) embraces diversity of thought, values individuality, encourages new perspectives and provides equal opportunity in employment for all qualified employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other category protected by federal, state, and/or local law.


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