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Mechanical Designer

Company: BWX Technologies, Inc.
Location: Lynchburg
Posted on: May 25, 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 Mechanical Engineer/Tool Designer for its Lynchburg, VA location! Job Description/Duties:

  • Provides mechanical engineering and tooling design support for daily production operations, equipment improvement projects, new technology implementation, development projects, and updates/retrofits.
  • Supports day-to-day activities for existing equipment and welding applications.
  • Provides recommendations for safe and efficient operation of production manufacturing and inspection equipment.
  • Coordinates with hourly personnel and management to establish project goals and priorities and to minimize impact of activities on production downtime.
  • Assists engineering with development projects to provide new methods and equipment while maintaining shop throughput.
  • Communicates and collaborates with all levels of the organization, customer representatives, and production control.
  • Performs other duties as assigned. Job Qualifications/Requirements:
    • A minimum of a Bachelor's degree in Engineering from an ABET-accredited university is required. Mechanical Engineering degree preferred. Internal candidates with a Physics Degree who are already on the Engineering Ladder are also eligible. - Preference given to those with internship experience in manufacturing and welding.
    • Must have demonstrable skills and knowledge of welding related tooling, fixtures and designing in a vacuum environment, including experience with installing and upgrading new and existing equipment.
    • Prior experience in programming with Solid Edge Design Suite is preferred.
    • Must be able to demonstrate superior written, oral, and interpersonal communication skills.
    • Ability to work in a team-oriented, collaborative environment is required.
    • 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: Nuclear Engineering, Mechanical Engineer, Nuclear Physics, Welding, Engineer, Engineering, Science, Manufacturing

Keywords: BWX Technologies, Inc., Lynchburg , Mechanical Designer, Other , Lynchburg, Virginia

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