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Metallurgical Engineer

Date: Feb 7, 2019

Location: Lynchburg, VA, US

Company: BWX Technologies

Headquartered in Lynchburg, Va., BWX Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:BWXT) is a leading supplier of nuclear components and fuel to the U.S. government; provides technical and management services to support the U.S. government in the operation of complex facilities and environmental remediation activities; and supplies precision manufactured components, services and fuel for the commercial nuclear power industry. With approximately 6,100 employees, BWXT has nine major operating sites in the U.S. and Canada. In addition, BWXT joint ventures provide management and operations at a dozen U.S. Department of Energy and two NASA facilities. Follow us on Twitter @BWXTech and learn more at



Job Description Duties:

  • Provide engineering support for lab personnel.
  • Develop and implement new or improved inspection techniques.
  • Will be responsible for creating/revising procedures, forms, routings, and submittals.

Job Qualifications/Requirements

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering, Metallurgy, Physics or other related technical field from an ABET-accredited institution.
  • Experience using and understanding contract technical requirements.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with internal and external customers.
  • Must be self-motivated with the ability to work on multiple tasks and maintain attention to detail.
  • Experience working with contract technical requirements is also required. 
  • Prior experience with NOG-L Quality Systems, Novamange, ETQ, PC/A, and Solumina preferred.


US Citizenship, with no dual citizenship is required for this position. 

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

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: Lynchburg
Nearest Secondary Market: Virginia

Job Segment: Materials Science, Metallurgy, Nuclear Physics, Inspector, Science, Manufacturing, Quality