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Nuclear Fuel Services Electrical Maintenance Technician in Mt Vernon, Indiana

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 6,250 employees, BWXT has eleven (11) major operating sites in the U.S. and Canada. In addition, BWXT joint ventures provide management and operations at more than a dozen U.S. Department of Energy and NASA facilities. Follow us on Twitter @BWXTech and learn more at

BWXT is currently seeking a qualified Electrical Maintenance Technician to join our team in Mt. Vernon, IN!

Job Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Repairs, constructs, adjusts, modifies, installs and sets-up and services all types of electronic and electrical machinery and equipment throughout the works as required.

  • Make sketches and layouts, performs diagnoses and corrects any and all electronic and electrical difficulties, including all specialized equipment.

  • Works from wiring diagrams, drawings, specifications, and written and verbal instructions.

  • Analyzes all types of circuits, wiring diagrams and drawings.

  • Plans details of working procedure to determine material or replacement needs and selects the most logical approach to trouble shooting and repair problems.

  • Designs and constructs adaptations or conversions of component parts.

  • Assembles, installs, adjusts, repairs or replaces faulty parts or wiring and all types of electronic designs.

  • Make mechanical and electrical repairs in connection with the servicing of electronic equipment.

  • Hooks up and moves material, equipment and products to and from work area and building by hand or uses material handling equipment, including overhead cranes.

  • Maintains, installs or repairs all communication cables or wiring.

  • Maintains primary power distribution system, including power cable splices.

  • Plans and performs work requiring a thorough knowledge of electrical and electronic principles, wiring specification codes, properties of various materials and principle of operation and application of equipment.

  • Keeps own work area, machinery and equipment clean and orderly.

  • Detects and reports faulty operations and defective materials.

  • Reports print errors and/or errors in written and verbal instructions.

  • Maintains performance and maintenance records of all equipment worked on or assigned duties.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Job Qualifications/Requirements:

  • A two-year technical certification, military training or equivalent training, along with two years of on-the-job experience.

  • Must pass quality control testing, as required.

  • Must be able to climb to any height.

  • Must furnish adequate personal tools to properly perform required duties.

  • Applicants selected for this position must comply with all safety and plant rules, regulations and practices and must attend training classes, as required.

  • Must be a U.S. citizen with no dual citizenship.

Please note: This is a second shift position (4:00 PM to 2:30 AM). Those hired for this role will transition to second shift following a successful orientation and training period and must be willing/able to work these hours.

BWX Technologies, Inc. (BWXT) embraces diversity of thought, values individuality, encourages new perspectives and provides equal opportunity in employment for all qualified employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other category protected by federal, state, and/or local law.