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Master Tool & Gage Setter $34.60-$35.50/hour (Pipeline)

Date: Sep 30, 2021

Location: Euclid, OH, US

Company: BWX Technologies

A pipeline or evergreen requisition means that the job description does not represent a current opening, but may be used to identify future candidates with skills and experience for frequent, critical-need positions. By applying, you are providing BWXT with consent to contact you for future openings of similar qualifications.

Position may be based in one of the following facilities: Lynchburg, Virginia or Erwin, Tennessee


Master Tool & Gage Setter -  BWX Technologies, Inc.  -  Euclid, OH

Perform setup and assembly to tools, gages, fixtures and other measuring devices to support production schedules. Ensure production setup readiness and assist with daily tool and gage requests from manufacturing floor.



  • Work with complex drawings, blueprints, etc. and use mathematics to solve/resolve complex tool, gage and inspection issues and/or setup requirements.
  • Work includes inspection, assembly, setting and calibration of various mechanical and electronic tooling and gaging.
  • Receive, issue, stock and transport all toolings, gaging, and supply stores per established procedures.
  • Use precision measuring and instruments including: Jo-blocks, electronic indicators, comparators including Devlieg and Zoller tool setters.
  • Assistance to be given to all BWXT employees regarding all tool and gaging issues.
  • Possess skills necessary to maintain accurate documentation of procedures.
  • Possess basic computer skills to quickly and accurately read and enter data into various system applications.
  • Ability to provide positive and productive customer service to the organization.
  • As required, prepare manufacturing setups, validate all tooling and gaging availability per manufacturing document list.
  • Perform housekeeping and other job duties as assigned by supervisor.



Minimum Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or GED equivalency.
  • Five (5) years of tool and gage setting experience.
  • Two (2) years of calibration experience.
  • Working knowledge of MIL-STD-45662.
  • ASQ certification and knowledge of ANSI 14.5 preferred.
  • Ability to read and comprehend written and oral instructions in English.
  • Ability to pass all applicable certications.


Physical Demands:

While performing the duties of the job, the employee is regularly required to stand; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; and reach with hands and arms. The employee is frequently required to walk. The employee is occasionally required to stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl and talk to hear. The employee is occasionally required to lift and/or move up to 25lbs. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.

**Relocation assistance will be provided to those who qualify*

**BWXT offers a full range of benefits, including medical, dental, vision, 401K, flexible work schedule, vacation/holiday, company-wide shutdowns, 24/7 gym on-site, and more!


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.


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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