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Manufacturing Engineer (Second Shift)

Date: Jul 25, 2022

Location: Mt Vernon, IN, US

Company: BWX Technologies

Manufacturing Engineer (Second Shift) - BWX Technologies, Inc. - Mt. Vernon, IN



BWXT is currently seeking a Manufacturing Engineer for second shift to join our growing team in Mt. Vernon, IN! 


 Position responsibilities include:


  • Create and improve Manufacturing Processes and Drive Manufacturing Process Planning.
  • Support the shop floor in the production of the components to which the engineer is assigned.
  • Monitor planned hours vs actual hours.
  • Escalate awareness throughout organization for underperforming operations.
  • Coordinate with Tooling Group to ensure tools and lift drawings are prepared on time.
  • Perform a risk analysis for each operation in the manufacturing plan and select the proper defenses to mitigate possible quality rejects and schedule delays.
  • Disposition quality rejects with repair plans, justifications for accept as-is, or request for Project Engineer justification with Design Engineering input.
  • Create work scope and identify supporting technical information (drawings, procedures, etc.) needed to support requisitions for sublet activities.
  • Perform special assignments as deemed necessary.
  • This position is on the second shift.


Required Qualifications:


  • An ABET accredited Bachelor's degree in Mechanical or Manufacturing Engineering and at least five years of related engineering experience.
  • US Citizenship with no dual citizenship.
  • The ability to obtain and maintain a DOE security clearance is required.


Preferred Qualifications:


  • Prior experience providing engineering support in a heavy manufacturing environment.
  • Prior experience working in discrete manufacturing environments or within the defense industry.  
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T), familiarity with NAVSEA regulations and requirements, and/or familiarity with DIN 1688.


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 (no dual citizenship) with the ability to obtain and maintain a Department of Energy (DOE) security clearance.  This process 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.


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


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