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Project Engineer 2

Date: Aug 6, 2019

Location: Idaho Falls, ID, US

Company: BWX Technologies

Headquartered in Lynchburg, VA., BWX Technologies, Inc. (BWXT) is a leading supplier of nuclear components and fuel to the U.S. government; provides technical, management and site services to support governments in the operation of complex facilities and environmental remediation activities; and supplies precision manufactured components and services for the commercial nuclear power industry. BWXT has more than 5,200 employees and significant operations in Lynchburg, VA.; Erwin, TN.; Mount Vernon, IN.; Euclid, OH; Barberton, OH; and Cambridge, Ontario, as well as more than a dozen U.S. Department of Energy sites around the country. Follow us on Twitter @BWXTech and learn more at




BWSR is the Decontamination, Decommissioning, and Demolition (D&D) sub-contractor the Naval Reactors Facility in Idaho Falls, ID, and performs the remediation of legacy nuclear and environmental materials on site. The main project areas at the site include remediation of historical research facilities, demolition of buildings, and characterization of site-infrastructure to support on-going maintenance and construction.


Project Engineer -  BWSR  -  Idaho Falls, ID



  • Requires expanded knowledge and experience in area of engineering and are still requiring higher-level knowledge, skills, and building familiarity of the company, processes, and customer.
  • With a moderate level of guidance and standard problems by analyzing possible solutions using technical experience and judgment and standards procedures and precedents
  • Understands key business drivers; uses this understanding to accomplish own work.
  • No supervisory responsibilities, but may provide guidance to new associates.


Responsibilities include:  

  • Perform detailed engineering to support construction and infrastructure upgrade projects in a nuclear facility.
  • Prepare comprehensive work procedures to perform construction and infrastructure upgrade activities.
  • Maintain project-related documentation and preparing required reports.
  • Maintain knowledge of technical requirements applicable to the assigned scope of work.


  • Bachelor of Science from an accredited Engineering program (Mechanical, Civil, Electrical, Structural) and a minimum of two years of engineering experience.  Master's degree may substitute for experience.
  • Design or structural engineering experience is highly desired.
  • Previous experience in the nuclear or radiological field is desirable.
  • Must be a US Citizen, no dual citizenship.
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a Department of Energy Level "L" Security Clearance.
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain radiological qualifications.



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) and ability to obtain and maintain a Department of Energy (DOE) security clearance which involves an extensive criminal and financial background investigation and previous employment reference verifications.

BWX Technologies, Inc. (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.

Nearest Major Market: Idaho
Nearest Secondary Market: Idaho Falls

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