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Date: Nov 19, 2022

Location: Euclid, OH, 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 6,400 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

BWXT is currently seeking a Buyer for its Euclid, OH location!


BWXT’s mission is to provide safe and effective nuclear solutions for national security, clean energy, environmental remediation, nuclear medicine, and space exploration. We have manufacturing facilities, laboratories, and work sites all across the country, all of which require products and services to work efficiently and effectively.


Job Descriptions/Duties:

  • Utilize purchasing policies and procedures to prepare accurate solicitations that reflect all technical and administrative requirements.
  • Evaluate bids, select suppliers, and place purchase orders to approved suppliers accordingly.
  • Manage supplier submittals for compliance with technical and commercial specifications. 
  • Coordinate the communications of technical and commercial information between internal functional stakeholders and the supplier to insure successful order processing by sub contract machining suppliers.
  • Allocate material to subcontract suppliers for machining. 
  • Perform complete bid analysis with supporting documentation in support of the purchasing requirements.
  • Coordinate resolution of supplier technical problems, claims, and specification issues as needed.
  • Track open orders and report status on a monthly basis or as required in support of the business needs.
  • Manage open invoice issues and delivery discrepancies with internal customers and external suppliers.
  • Manage the vendor approval process for the commodities assigned. 
  • Negotiate terms and conditions with suppliers.


Job Qualifications/Requirements:

  • A minimum of a bachelor’s degree in a relevant field of study is required.
  • Must have experience with SAP purchasing functionality requisition to receipt processes.
  • Microsoft Excel basic spread sheet capabilities along with Word and Power Point basic skills is required.
  • Must have strong interpersonal and negotiation skills.
  • Must be able to clearly communicate with suppliers and in-house technical personnel.
  • Must be able to meet purchasing goals and business expectations for cost, quality, and service.
  • Commodity experience in a manufacturing environment procuring low volume raw material and outside processing is preferred.
  • Must be a U.S. citizen with no dual citizenship.

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.

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, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.


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