Nuclear Fuel Services Manual Welder (SMAW, GTAW, & SA-GMAW) in United States
At BWX Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: BWXT), we are People Strong, Innovation Driven. H eadquartered 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.
We are currently hiring a qualified manual SMAW (stick) and GTAW (TIG) welder for our facility in Barberton, Ohio. The welder selected for this position will set up and perform extremely critical welds using stick, TIG, electric arc and heliarc welding processes to produce pressure and strength welds in all positions. Maintaining strict compliance to technical documentation and instructions is required. Control of welding parameters, interpass cleaning and preheating is required.
Our manual welders are some of the best at what they do. Opportunities to continue fine tuning your welding skills and to share with others in a team environment are key to how we operate.
Desired candidates will have a high school diploma or GED equivalency coupled with a minimum of two (2) years’ demonstrated experience performing similar welding tasks. Lesser experience coupled with formal training and/or certification may be considered. Additionally:
All applicants must successfully complete a pre-employment weld screen
Must have the ability to read and understand manufacturing prints and weld data sheets
Must be a citizen of the United States with no dual citizenship
Must successfully complete a pre-employment physical, drug screen and background check
Compensation and Benefits BWXT values its employees and recognizes the significant role they play in the company’s overall success. We are proud to offer competitive wages and generous benefits that include:
Employee Assistance Program
Paid Time Off
Annual Pay Increases
Please note: This is a THIRD SHIFT position and pays up to $29.429 per hour.
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, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.