Industrial Engineer

Date: Sep 5, 2023

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

Industrial Engineer - BWX Technologies, Inc. - Euclid, Ohio

Facility/Reliability Engineer oversees the organization's physical infrastructure needs including buildings and capital equipment. This role will use data to recommend predictive/preventative solutions to mitigate downtime.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Ensure safe and efficient operations.
  • Manage multiple different contractor trades on a daily basis.
  • Serve in an expert role in all aspects of an organization's physical infrastructure needs, including heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC); structural and civil engineering requirements; maintenance of a facility's building automation system (BAS); lighting; roofing; fire protection; and other specific structural needs.
  • Work hand-in-hand with the maintenance department to develop and schedule predictive, prescriptive and preventative plans on equipment and facilities focusing on minimizing the occurrence of adverse effects that could affect the operation of the facility.
  • Consider impact of costs on recommended action plans for avoiding/correcting problems during the design phase or remedial action for correcting problems on installed equipment.
  • Perform root cause failure analysis to help prevent failures.
  • Work with architects and other engineers and designers to ensure that design criteria meet established codes that are required by governmental regulation.
  • Proficient in AutoCAD and Microsoft Project.
  • Daily use of skills in mechanical, electrical, welding, pneumatics and hydraulics.
  • Conduct studies in operations to maximize work flow and spatial utilization.
  • Bring new innovative technology to assist in continuous improvement.
  • Support financial planning, cost analysis and financial justification of current and future capital procurements and facility upgrades.
  • Organizational skills and the flexibility to jump from priority to priority are essential to a role that juggles a variety of functions and projects.
  • Performs other work as assigned.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical, Industrial, Manufacturing Engineering or Engineering Technology degree.
  • Minimum of two (2) years of relevant experience. 
  • Ability to read, analyze and interpret documents, business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations.
  • Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals.
  • Excellent communication skills; written, verbal and interpersonal.
  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions. 
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office (specifically Excel, Word and PowerPoint) and manufacturing software (SAP preferred).
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a DOE security clearance.

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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