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Quality Assurance Engineer

Date: May 16, 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:

  • Interpret contract requirements from specifications and drawings.
  • Facilitate individual and team solutions to resolve product and process issues and seek improvements.
  • Provide comprehensive quality reviews of procedures, customer submittals, and other documents.
  • Represent the Quality Assurance Unit in project team meetings and customer discussions.
  • Establish and maintain quality controls using automated quality assurance systems.
  • Establish and maintain systems to trend and monitor quality within assigned area.
  • Train and become the subject matter expert on one or more facets of quality assurance (functional assignments).
  • Author procedures and other documents to provide written instructions.
  • Interface with all levels of contributors, management, and customer representatives.
  • Acquire understanding of processes and methods, knowledge of NOG-L and Department policies and procedures.
  • Other duties as assigned.


Job Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering from an ABET accredited institution/program is required.
  • Strong organization skills, work ethic, and commitment to excellence
  • Demonstrated ability to work with minimal supervision in a team environment and proven success working with others to resolve issues (e.g., problem solving, negotiating, facilitating, decision making)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Desired skills or experience include the following areas:  quality, engineering, manufacturing, and/or computers (e.g., MS Office).

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

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