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Additive Manufacturing Intern

Date: Nov 10, 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 6,650 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



Intern Job Category Posting – Additive Manufacturing:


At BWX Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: BWXT), we are People Strong, Innovation Driven. Headquartered in Lynchburg, Va., BWXT provides safe and effective nuclear solutions for global security, clean energy, environmental restoration, 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. Follow us on Twitter at @BWXT and learn more at


BWXT is currently seeking an Additive Manufacturing intern for its Lynchburg, VA location.


BWXT is seeking Interns with the responsibility for providing support in areas not limited to:

  • Work with materials engineers in support of additive manufacturing ceramics or metals into final geometries.  
  • Perform material characterization evaluations.
  • Perform failure analysis and identify failure modes of metallic and ceramic materials.
  • Prepare material performance specifications.
  • Prepare material evaluations and specifications for use in additive manufacturing applications.
  • Work with design and manufacturing engineers to resolve processing issues before and during manufacturing.


Job Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Must be a currently enrolled student, pursuing a degree in Materials Engineering/Science or Metallurgical Engineering from an ABET-accredited program. 
  • Requires hands on experience and ability to work in a laboratory environment. 
  • Must be a U.S. citizen with no dual citizenship.


BWX Technologies embraces diversity of thought, values individuality, encourages new perspectives and provides equal opportunity in employment for all qualified employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other category protected by federal, state, and/or local law.




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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