Nuclear Fuel Services Principal NDE Engineer - Level 3 UT in Euclid, Ohio
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 www.bwxt.com.
Principal Engineer - Nondestructive Testing (NDT) Ultrasonic Inspection (UT) Level 3 – BWX Technologies, Inc. – Euclid, Ohio
BWX Technologies, Inc. is looking for an ideal candidate to fulfil the role of a Principal UT Engineer as part of their Nuclear Operations Group, Quality Assurance Department. This UT Engineer is responsible for the technical excellence of our NDT programs specifically related to UT operations and inspections. This individual will have authority to direct activities related to UT inspections, and has overall cognizance for processes, procedures, technique development, training activities, and generation of UT masters. This individual will provide technical leadership and guidance for all sites regarding UT activities.
This Engineer will also have technical cognizance over NOG northern sites Supplier UT activities. While supplier activities will continue to be controlled by facility NDE personnel, technical corroboration will be expected with the UT Principal Examiner.
Minimum Bachelor’s in Engineering (preference for Materials Engineering, Metallurgical Engineering, Welding Engineering)
Four (4) years’ experience in UT and other NDT methods such as Magnetic Particle, Liquid Penetrant and/or Radiography.
Acts as a resource to other team members; lead projects with limited risks and resource requirements.
Requires in-depth knowledge and experience in UT and general knowledge in related areas.
Working independently with minimal guidance uses best practices and knowledge of internal or external business issues to improve products or services.
Solves complex problems; takes a new perspective on existing solutions; exercises judgment based on the analysis of multiple sources of information.
Has knowledge of best practices and how own area integrates with others; is aware of the competition and the factors that differentiate the company in the market.
Requires expanded conceptual knowledge and experience in own area of expertise while still developing additional skill sets and capabilities.
Solves standard problems by analyzing possible solutions using technical experience and judgment and precedents.
Understands key business drivers; uses this understanding to accomplish own work n Impacts quality of own work and the work of others on the team; works within guidelines and policies.
Receives a moderate level of guidance and direction.
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.