Company: BWX Technologies, Inc.
Posted on: September 14, 2023
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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
-www.bwxt.com . BWXT is currently seeking a Materials Scientist for
its Lynchburg, VA - Ramsey Place location! The Advanced
Technologies -(AT) group at BWXT designs and develops innovative
new nuclear reactors, medical isotope solutions, and related
systems for internal and external customers. AT -is seeking an
experienced Materials Scientist to assist in the development of
these systems. Job Description/Duties:
- Technical lead researcher of contracts and internal development
working with the additive manufacturing of metals for nuclear
products. Experiment intensive, hands-on environment. -
- Define/Design experiments for different metals and additive
manufacturing technologies such as electron beam and laser
- Identify critical activities, conduct microstructural
characterization and analyses using SEM, TEM, EDS, EBSD, XRD, XPS.
Interpret mechanical and nuclear testing results. Job
- A Bachelor's Degree in Materials Science is required. -
- Nuclear engineering education or background is strongly
- A minimum of six (6) years of -experience is required.
- Experience with neutronic or thermal-hydraulic code and
applications, reactor core subsystems, fuel and cladding is a
- Travel (10-20%) domestic and international is required.
- Must be a US Citizen with no dual citizenship.
- Must be able to obtain and maintain a U.S. Department of Energy
(DOE) or Department of Defense (DOD) security clearance, whichever
is required. 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
Nearest Major Market: Lynchburg
Nearest Secondary Market: Virginia
Job Segment: Materials Science, Defense, DoD, Nuclear Engineering,
Security Clearance, Science, Government, Engineering
Keywords: BWX Technologies, Inc., Lynchburg , Materials Scientist, Other , Lynchburg, Virginia
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