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QC Dimensional Inspector 1

Date: Nov 11, 2021

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


BWX Technologies, Inc., is seeking a Quality Control Dimensional Inspector for its facility located in Lynchburg, VA.


Job Qualifications / Requirements:

  • Must meet one (1) of the following program requirements:  Graduation from the Machine Tool & Quality Program at Central Virginia Community College OR Dimensional Inspection Program at Danville Community College OR graduation from the Danville Community College Accelerated Training in Defense Manufacturing (ATDM) program OR other similarly qualified dimensional inspection program.  Program must be completed by May 2022. 
  • (3) years of manufacturing, or (2) years of manufacturing and (1) year of college (or formal education), or (1) year of manufacturing and (2) years of college (or formal education), or a 4-year bachelor’s degree, or (5) years of general work experience is desired.
  • Quality Control experience preferred.
  • Ability to pass qualification examination (if required) in selected areas is required.
  • Must obtain Workkeys score required for specific job.
  • Must be able to wear composite toe safety shoes.
  • Pass eye test for vision and color blindness.
  • Blueprint reading.
  • Geometric dimensioning and tolerancing.
  • Shop math, gage methodology, table survey methods and basic inspection techniques. 
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a Department of Energy security clearance.
  • Must remain in the Quality Control Dimensional Inspection position for a minimum period of three (3) years.
  • 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 safety protocols, including, but not limited to, any applicable COVID-19 vaccination and/or testing requirements.  In accordance with current and anticipated federal contractor COVID-19 vaccination requirements, BWXT has implemented a policy that all U.S. employees, including new hires, will be required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by December 8, 2021 for those under a current federal contract mandate, and January 3, 2022 for all others.  This means that any existing BWXT employees and new hires, whether working at a customer site, working remotely, or working in a BWXT facility, will be required to adhere to applicable COVID-19 requirements and will be required to show proof of vaccination as a condition of employment.  Requests for a reasonable accommodation will be reviewed and assessed pursuant to applicable law and Company policy.  Please speak with your BWXT Talent Acquisition Representative to determine which deadline will apply to the work location assigned to the job you are seeking and whether you can satisfy this condition of employment.


This position with BWXT requires applicants to obtain and maintain a government adjudicated clearance. Elements of this clearance include a background investigation under the cognizance of both BWXT and the U. S. government. Background investigations include but are not limited to reviews of criminal activity, financial credit standing, previous employment records, personal references, and foreign national association.  In addition submission to BWXT and government defined drug testing criteria is required and includes an initial drug test with results reported in the required BWXT background investigation.


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

<span 9pt="" style="font-family:;">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

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