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Nuclear Fuel Services Quality Audit & Release Technician in Lynchburg, Virginia

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 Quality Audit & Release Technician for its Lynchburg, VA location!

Job Description/Duties:

  • Processes non-conformance control documentation.

  • Maintains logs and updates affected systems and personnel.

  • Provides records as requested by internal and external customers.

  • Reviews and processes documentation for material, process, and product release.

  • Notifies appropriate personnel of final submittal dispositions.

  • Prepares weekly and monthly released items reports.

  • Interfaces with customer representatives to answer questions, furnish data, etc.

  • Prepares forms for computer entry and reviews records for completeness and accuracy.

  • Establishes and maintains records on the final release of each component.

  • Prepares and submits component release packages.

  • Notifies appropriate personnel/unit of product status and final release.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

    Job Qualifications/Requirements:

  • A minimum of an Associate’s degree in a technical field OR a high school diploma or equivalent plus four (4) years of relevant experience is required.

  • Must be highly self-motivated and directed, with keen attention to detail.

  • Ability to work in a team-oriented, collaborative environment is required.

  • Must have demonstrable skills and knowledge of reading and interpreting technical documents.

  • Ability to prioritize and execute tasks in a rapidly changing environment is required.

  • Must be able to learn new material quickly.

  • Must be able to demonstrate superior written, oral, and interpersonal communication skills.

  • 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 safety protocols, including, but not limited to, any applicable COVID-19 vaccination and/or testing requirements. In accordance with current and anticipated federal contractor COVID-19 vaccination requirements, BWXT has implemented a policy that all U.S. employees, including new hires, will be required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by December 8, 2021 for those under a current federal contract mandate, and January 3, 2022 for all others. This means that any existing BWXT employees and new hires, whether working at a customer site, working remotely, or working in a BWXT facility, will be required to adhere to applicable COVID-19 requirements and will be required to show proof of vaccination as a condition of employment. Requests for a reasonable accommodation will be reviewed and assessed pursuant to applicable law and Company policy. Please speak with your BWXT Talent Acquisition Representative to determine which deadline will apply to the work location assigned to the job you are seeking and whether you can satisfy this 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.