Headquartered in Lynchburg, Va., BWX Technologies, Inc. (BWXT) is a leading supplier of nuclear components and fuel to the U.S. government; provides technical, management and site services to support governments in the operation of complex facilities and environmental remediation activities; and supplies precision manufactured components and services for the commercial nuclear power industry. BWXT has more than 6,100 employees and significant operations in Lynchburg, Va.; Erwin, Tenn.; Mount Vernon, Ind.; Euclid, Ohio; Barberton, Ohio; and Cambridge, Ontario, as well as more than a dozen U.S. Department of Energy sites around the country. Follow us on Twitter @BWXTech and learn more at www.bwxt.com.
Quality Engineer 1 - Nuclear Fuel Services - Erwin, TN
Assist senior Quality Engineers to develop, implement, and audit Quality Assurance and Quality Control systems to assure compliance to customer requirements or national standards. Assist senior Quality Engineer(s) to maintain the quality of specific products. Assist in the performance of system evaluations to assure compliance with customer, regulatory, or internal specifications. Continually strive for improved quality standards that shall lower costs of products and processes at NFS.
Duties / Responsibilities:
Assist senior Quality Engineer(s) in releasing raw materials, in-process materials, and final products for shipment; assist in preparation of support information for Approval Requests, Engineering Change Requests, Degradation of Specification Requirements, and Information Submittals; assist in evaluation of material quality data and preparation of certifications of final product for conformance to customer specifications.
Assist senior Quality Engineer(s) in preparing and/or revising Quality Assurance/Quality Control manuals, plans, and procedures.
Assist senior Quality Engineer(s) in planning and performing audits, system evaluations, and follow-up evaluations of production, QA, QC, calibration, security, material control, safety, ALARA, Fitness-for-Duty Program, and vendor QA/QC.
Assist senior Quality Engineer(s) in maintaining laboratory qualifications and cross-check programs; assist in establishing product/process inspection methods and practices.
Assist senior Quality Engineer(s) in coordinating, maintaining off-site analytical services and a nuclear materials vault (quality retention) including assisting in the physical inventory of SNM.
Assist senior Quality Engineer(s) in maintaining the control and calibration of Measurement, Inspection, and Test Equipment for the process and laboratory areas.
Assist senior Quality Engineer(s) in tracking quality trends and production yields.
B.S. Degree OR in lieu of a B. S. degree, B.A. Degree is acceptable with two additional years of experience in Quality Assurance/Quality Control.
One year or less.
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 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.