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Materials Engineering / Science Intern - Adv. Tech Group (Summer 2021)

Date: Nov 16, 2020

Location: Lynchburg, VA, US

Company: BWX Technologies

<span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">At BWX Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: BWXT), we are People Strong, Innovation Driven. Headquartered in Lynchburg, Va.,<span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif"> 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 www.bwxt.com.

 

 

Intern/Co-Op Job Category Posting - MATERIALS ENGINEERING/SCIENCE:

 

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. In addition, BWXT joint ventures provide management and operations at more than a dozen U.S. Department of Energy and NASA facilities.  Follow us on Twitter at @BWXTech and learn more at www.bwxt.com.

 

BWXT is currently seeing a Materials Engineering / Science intern for its Lynchburg, VA location.

 

BWXT Advanced Technologies in Lynchburg, VA (BWXT AT) is currently accepting applications for the summer of 2021 Internship program. BWXT AT is a fully integrated engineering organization that takes nuclear innovations from pre-conceptual design to manufacturing including microreactors, space nuclear thermal propulsion systems and medical radioisotope programs.

 

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

  • Work with materials engineers in support of procurement, fabrication, joining and testing of raw material commodities.
  • 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 materials joining, machining, and processing issues before and during manufacturing.

 

Job Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Must be a currently enrolled student, rising Junior or higher, pursuing a degree in Materials Engineering/Science or Metallurgical Engineering.  
  • Requires hands on experience and ability to work in a laboratory environment. 
  • Experience with additive manufacturing is desired but not required.
  • Must be a US 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.

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Nearest Secondary Market: Virginia

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