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BWX Technologies, Inc. Materials Engineer in Euclid, Ohio

Headquartered in Lynchburg, Va., BWX Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:BWXT) is a leading supplier of nuclear components and fuel to the U.S. government; provides technical and management services to support the U.S. government in the operation of complex facilities and environmental remediation activities; and supplies precision manufactured components, services and fuel for the commercial nuclear power industry. With approximately 6,100 employees, BWXT has nine major operating sites in the U.S. and Canada. In addition, BWXT joint ventures provide management and operations at a dozen U.S. Department of Energy and two NASA facilities. Follow us on Twitter @BWXTech and learn more at .

Materials Engineer - BWX Technologies, Inc. - Euclid, OH

Provide technical leadership and broad metallurgical support in a project team environment, for both in-house and vendor manufacturing. The ability to lead technical projects/investigations, manage extensive documentation and the possession of excellent time management skills are crucial. Familiarity with mechanical testing, materials processing, EDM, plating, corrosion, and nuclear engineering materials is desired.

Responsibilites Include:

  • Interpret and implement military and commercial material and processing specification requirements.

  • Interpret and implement product drawings and customer technical document requirements.

  • Review and disposition vendor procedures.

  • Prepare/review technical requirement documents for purchasing orders.

  • Review in-house rework and testing routings and coordinate testing of materials and processes.

  • Review material certifications for product acceptance.

  • Generate procedurees for heat treatment, solvent cleaning, acid cleaning, etc.

  • Take the lead in resolving in-house and vendor materials-related technical and quality issues. Compose technical reports and/or corrective actions, utilizing external lab resources as required.

  • Provide vendor support through on-site visits and source inspection of selected parts and operations, including heat-treat surveillance. Vendors include heat treaters, mills, foundries, forges, and platers.

  • Implement and maintain Cleanliness and Detrimental Materials Control (MIL-STD-767, MIL-STD-2041).

  • Interface with customers, vendors and internal departments.

  • Applicants selected will be subject to a Federal background investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information or matter.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's or Master's of Science Degree in Materials Science and Metallurgy.

  • Two (2) years of related experience is required, though all candidates will be considered. Salary commensurate with experience.

  • Strong verbal and technical writing skills.

  • Ability to obtain and maintain a DOE security clearance.

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) and 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.