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Accounting Intern (Year-Round)

Date: Jan 3, 2022

Location: Lynchburg, VA, 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

BWXT is seeking an Accounting Intern (year-round) for its Lynchburg, VA location.


BWXT’s mission is to provide safe and effective nuclear solutions for national security, clean energy, environmental remediation, nuclear medicine, and space exploration. We have manufacturing facilities, laboratories, and work sites all across the country, all of which require products and services to work efficiently and effectively.


Job Description/Duties:

  • Scans invoices into A/P automation tool
  • Maintains files and documentation in accordance with company policy and accepted accounting practices.
  • Assists in month, quarter and year-end closing.
  • Assists with internal and external audit in relation to Accounts Payable audit requests.
  • Assists with other Accounts Payable or Accounting projects as needed.


Job Qualifications/Requirements:

  • High School Diploma with current enrollment and completed college coursework in Accounting, Finance, or Business field is required.
  • Must have a strong work ethic and be well organized and able to follow standard procedures.
  • Proficient in Excel, Word, AP Automation Tools, SAP experience a plus.
  • Strong problem-solving skills, basic accounting principles knowledge, documentation skills, research and resolution skills.
  • Ability to interact with employees and vendors in a professional manner.
  • Ability to work independently and with a team in a fast-paced and high-volume environment with emphasis on accuracy and timeliness.
  • Must be a U.S. citizen with no dual citizenship.


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.


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: Lynchburg
Nearest Secondary Market: Virginia

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