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Nuclear Fuel Services Manufacturing Engineer in United States

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 seeking an experienced manufacturing engineer to join our growing team in Mt. Vernon, IN!

Responsibilities include:

  • Serve as the primary point of contact/coordinator for the program.

  • Assist in developing detailed recovery plans for projects.

  • Perform reviews of contract and design requirements for acceptance of quality notifications.

  • Support investigations of cause and corrective actions for quality notifications.

  • Track status of project schedules and deliverables.

  • Work with Unit Manager to maintain contract performance metrics.

  • Interface with Design and Manufacturing Engineering to manage change to component designs.

  • Support quotes for new work by reviewing technical requirements and preparing manhour estimate.

    Required Qualifications:

  • An ABET accredited Bachelor's degree in Mechanical or Manufacturing Engineering and at least three years of related engineering experience.

  • US Citizenship with no dual citizenship.

  • The ability to obtain and maintain a DOE security clearance is required.

    Preferred Qualifications:

  • Prior experience providing engineering support in a heavy manufacturing environment.

  • Prior experience working in discrete manufacturing environments or within the defense industry.

  • Demonstrated knowledge of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T), familiarity with NAVSEA regulations and requirements, and/or familiarity with DIN 1688.

Applicants selected will be subject to a Federal background investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information or matter. This position requires U.S. citizenship (no dual citizenship) with the ability to obtain and maintain a Department of Energy (DOE) security clearance. This process 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.