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Electrical Engineering Technician

Date: Apr 27, 2021

Location: Idaho Falls, ID, 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


BWSR is currently seeking an Electrical Engineering Technician for its Idaho Falls, Idaho location.


The Electrical Engineering Technician will be part of a diverse and multi-discipline team working a variety of projects including new installation, renovation of existing nuclear facilities, and demolition of old nuclear facilities.


Job Description/Duties:


  • Reviewing drawings and making field inspections to ensure accuracy of drawings, (this includes climbing ladders, accessing tight clearance areas, elevated heights, etc.).
  • Specifying electrical components for new and renovated equipment in accordance with job specific electrical codes and standards.
  • Preparing technical work documents that specify installation requirements.
  • Follow work to ensure compliance with regulatory and customer requirements.




  • Associate’s degree is desired.
  • Current or previous licensed electricians preferred.
  • Good written, oral, and interpersonal communications skills.
  • Knowledge of project engineering activities (task plans, schedules, etc.) is a plus.
  • Strong team player with the ability to develop effective relationships with internal and external customers and suppliers.
  • Must be physically qualified to perform the duties of the job description.
  • Previous experience in the nuclear or radiological field is desirable.
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen - no dual citizenship.
  • Must be able to obtain or maintain a DOE "L" security clearance - Current clearance a plus.
  • Must obtain and maintain Radiological Controls and other qualifications as directed by Naval Reactors.



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.


Nearest Major Market: Idaho
Nearest Secondary Market: Idaho Falls

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