Certification Compliance Specialist

Date: Feb 19, 2024

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 www.bwxt.com.


Certification Compliance Specialist  -  BWX Technologies, Inc.  -  Euclid, OH

Review and disposition supplier technical packages (certifications) for compliance to all contractual requirements. The ability to thoroughly understand contract flow-down of requirements, order of precedence, technical and quality requirements is crucial. Must be able manage extensive documentation with extreme attention to detail. Excellent communication and time management skills are required. Familiarity with material testing, material processing, quality systems, corrective action management and continuous improvement is desired. This position reports to the Materials Engineering Manager.



  • Review supplier technical packages for verbatim compliance, document deviations and attain corrections as needed without regular supervision. Packages include material test results, heat treat documentation and plating certifications.
  • Interpret military and commercial material, processing, testing and quality specification requirements.
  • Interpret customer product drawings and technical document requirements.
  • Interpret in-house technical and quality documents and procedures, operational sketches, routings and purchase orders.
  • Generate certification review checklists.
  • Generate work orders for external laboratory testing.
  • Work with Materials, Quality, Product & other Engineering groups, Purchasing, Receiving Inspection and suppliers as needed to resolve technical deviations.  Qualified candidates may be able to provide technical support more independently.
  • Continuous effective communication with Buyers, Planning, Receiving Inspection, NDE and vendors. Vendors include heat treaters, mills, foundries, forgers, platers and machine shops.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or GED equivalency. Bachelors or Associates Degree in an engineering or quality-related field preferred
  • Two (2) years of related experience in quality control is required, though all candidates will be considered. Education level will be considered in place of years of experience, salary will commensurate with experience/education.
  • Previous experience with, or a demonstrated ability to perform compliance review.
  • Strong verbal skills and clear, concise compositional skills.


 The base salary range for this position in Ohio (US-OH) at the start of employment is expected to be between $62,000.00 and $97,000.00 per year. However, the base salary offered is based on local job market factors, and may vary further depending on factors specific to the selected job candidate, such as job-related knowledge, skills, experience, and other objective business considerations. Subject to these considerations, the total compensation package for this position may also include other elements, such as an annual cash incentive in addition to a full range of medical, retirement, and/or other benefits. Details of participation in these benefit plans will be provided at such time the selected job candidate receives an offer of employment. If hired, the selected job candidate will be employed 'at-will,’ unless employed at a location and in a position subject to a collective bargaining agreement.  The company further reserves the right to modify base salary (as well as any other discretionary payment, compensation or benefit program) at any time, including for reasons related to individual performance, company or individual department/team performance, and other market factors.


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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