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Structural Engineer

Company: BWX Technologies, Inc.
Location: Lynchburg
Posted on: May 22, 2023

Job Description:

Press Tab to Move to Skip to Content Link 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 . BWXT is currently seeking a Structural Engineer for its Lynchburg, VA location! Job Description/Duties:

  • Designs complex structural systems related to facility infrastructure and equipment.
  • Performs structural evaluations and design for foundations, structural, items, rigging, etc.
  • Supports production and equipment and facilities upgrades, improvements, or new installations.
  • Assists with projects related to mechanical infrastructure additions, replacements, and/or modifications.
  • Works alongside other facility engineers, contractors, and maintenance groups.
  • Performs other duties as assigned. Job Qualifications/Requirements:
    • A minimum of a Bachelor's degree in Civil or Structural Engineering from an ABET-accredited university plus four (4) years of related experience is required.
    • Previous experience with industrial/facility infrastructure design and industrial equipment is required.
    • Must have demonstrable skills and knowledge of CAD. Microstation is preferred.
    • Must possess knowledge of Concrete Analysis (ACI 3018-19).
    • Must possess knowledge of Structural Steel Analysis (AISC Steel Construction Manual). -
    • Must possess knowledge of wind and seismic calculations (ASCE 7-22 Minimum Design Loads and Criteria for Buildings and Structures).
    • Must be able to demonstrate superior written, oral, and interpersonal communication skills.
    • Must be highly self-motivated and directed, with keen attention to detail.
    • Must be a US 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
      Job Segment: Structural Engineer, Facilities, Nuclear Engineering, Construction, Industrial Engineer, Engineering, Operations

Keywords: BWX Technologies, Inc., Lynchburg , Structural Engineer, Engineering , Lynchburg, Virginia

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