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Oak Ridge, TN
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 6100 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 www.bwxt.com at http://www.bwxt.com/ .
BWXT is seeking a Materials Engineer for our Oak Ridge TN location
+ Perform materials engineering duties in support of procurement fabrication joining and testing of raw material commodities.
+ Provide innovative technically significant and economically critical material solutions in support of design and manufacturing of components.
+ Oversee activities associated with material characterization.
+ Perform failure analysis activities and identify failure modes of materials.
+ Prepare material performance specifications.
+ Prepare material evaluations and specifications for use in additive manufacturing applications.
+ Effectively communicate material related technical concepts across all levels of the organization and with the customer.
+ Provide direction to weld development activities related to material issues.
+ Work with design and manufacturing engineering to resolve materials joining machining and processing issues before and during manufacturing.
+ Develop maintain and apply materials and material solutions to meet project thermal mechanical electrical environmental and chemical requirements.
+ Bachelor’s degree in Metallurgical Engineering or Material Science Engineering from an ABET-accredited university
+ 5-7 years’ experience working in a metallurgical/materials/manufacturing engineering environment
+ Relevant engineering background and sufficient knowledge and interpersonal skills to coordinate multiple engineering activities simultaneously
+ Additive manufacturing experience
+ Hands on experience and ability to work in a laboratory environment
+ Ability to provide clear concise accurate and timely written and verbal communication
+ Strong team player with the ability to develop effective relationships with internal and external customers and suppliers
+ Travel (<10%) domestic and international
+ US Citizen with no dual citizenship
+ Masters degree
+ 8-10 years’ experience working in a metallurgical/materials/manufacturing engineering environment
+ Experience with power plant materials (carbon steel stainless steel Inconel alloys) in nuclear applications (e.g. radiation environment.)
+ Experience with superalloys and/or refractory metals
+ 3D CAD FEA or other engineering specific computer skills
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.
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