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NC Programmer

Date: Jun 21, 2022

Location: Mt Vernon, IN, US

Company: BWX Technologies


NC Programmer - BWX Technologies, Inc. - Mt. Vernon, IN


BWXT is looking for an NC Programmer to join our growing team in Mt. Vernon, Indiana!


Responsibilities include:


  • The development, preparation and successful application of NC machine programs. 
  • Works closely with the NC Programmers, Tool Applications, Machine Shop Managers, and machinists
  • Analyzes manufacturing drawings to generate programs for a variety of CNC machines including but not limited to horizontal boring mill, vertical mills capable of machining 5 axis, and vertical machining centers capable of multi-axis machining
  • Develops setup sheets and detailed instructions for the proper use of the program
  • Provides training and support to the machine shop to assure the success of the machining operations


Job qualifications and requirements:


  • Requires an Associate's degree with 2 years experience or 5 years of related experience
  • Requires proficiency in the use of Siemens NX (Unigraphics) CAD/CAM package
  • Must have a working knowledge of and able to interpret and apply standard G-codes and M-codes
  • Must be familiar with GD&T
  • Must be a U.S. citizen with no dual citizenship
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a DOE Security Clearance
  • Flexibility to report at other scheduled times as business need dictates  


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) and ability to obtain and maintain a Department of Energy (DOE) security clearance which involves an extensive criminal and financial background investigation 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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