Supplier Quality Engineer (49066)

Job Posted 8/23/2023
BWX Technologies
Baltimore, MD
United States
Job Description

At BWX Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: BWXT), we are People Strong, Innovation Driven. Headquartered 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

Supplier Quality Engineer -  BWX Technologies, Inc.  -  Euclid, OH



  • Work closely with suppliers to resolve quality issues, non-conformities, and initiate corrective actions to prevent recurrence.

  • Disposition deviations and non-conformities that occur.

  • Track and monitor the implementation of corrective and preventive actions resulting from deviations and audits, ensuring timely resolution of identified issues.

  • Develop and implement integrated quality engineering (IQE) control plans, inspection point plans, procedures, and guidelines to ensure compliance with quality standards and customer requirements.

  • Analyze quality data and identify trends, patterns, and areas of concern.

  • Perform root cause analysis and implement corrective and preventive actions to address quality problems and prevent recurrence.

  • Develop and maintain quality documentation, including work instructions, control plans, and standard operating procedures.

  • Participate in the development and review of engineering drawings, specifications, and quality requirements.

  • Stay up to date with industry trends, standards, regulations, and best practices related to quality inspection and auditing.

  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to provide guidance and support on quality control processes and compliance requirements.

  • Train, guide, and support receiving inspection and other team members on dimensional inspection techniques, equipment operation, and quality requirements.

  • Review and approve CMM reports & gauging methods.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering or Engineering Technology.

    • Preferred Mechanical Engineering degree or equivalent.

  • Entry level to senior candidates will be considered, salary commensurate with experience.

  • Understanding of ANSI Y14.5 Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T).

  • Familiarity with gaging and other inspection methods, including non-destructive testing (NDT).

  • Familiarity with manufacturing processes such as machining – milling, turning, grinding and welding.

  • Prior experience using SAP is preferred. 

  • Ability to read and interpret complex blueprints.

  • Great attitude and proactive approach to identifying and solving complex problems.

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.

  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a Department of Energy (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) 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.



United States