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QC Dimensional Inspector

Date: May 17, 2023

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

BWX Technologies, Inc., is seeking a Quality Control Dimensional Inspector to join our team in Lynchburg, VA.


Job Description/Duties:

  • Performs any/all types of in-process and final inspections on any/all products and component parts.

  • Inspects, accepts or rejects all products and components, fabricated or in process.

  • Uses any and all types of precision measuring instruments including but not limited to measurement standards, gauges, and computerized inspection equipment.

  • Works from blue prints, contract specifications, written and verbal instructions, etc.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.


Job Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Should meet one (1) of the following requirements: 

    • Graduation from the Machine Tool & Quality Program at Central Virginia Community College.

    • Graduation from Dimensional Inspection Program at Danville Community College.

    • Graduation from the Danville Community College Accelerated Training in Defense Manufacturing (ATDM) program.

    • Graduation from other similarly qualified dimensional inspection program. 

    • Enrollment in one of the above listed programs.  Program must be completed by June 2023

    • 5 years of manufacturing inspection experience or a combination of experience and advanced education.

    • Military Service equivalent in pay grade E-6 or above with Navy Enlisted Classifications (NEC) as a Calibration Technician or service specific equivalent.  Verification of Military Experience and Training (VMET, DD Form 2586) and Job Qualification Requirement (JQR) documentation required when uploading resume.

  • Manufacturing Technician Level 1 Certification (MT1) 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.

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen with no dual citizenship.

  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) clearance.


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.

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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