Website BWX Technologies

Fitter Welder Job Highlights

Title Fitter Welder
Type Full Time
Experience Not Indicated
Function Management/Manufacturing
Location Owen Sound, Ontario, CA
Company BWX Technologies

Company Profile

BWX Technologies is a world leader in the design, engineering, manufacture, construction, and service of nuclear power generation equipment. It is a worldwide supplier of innovative, high-quality nuclear components and services. The company proudly supplies highly engineered solutions to customers to compete within the complex nuclear power generation industry.

Job Profile

The company is looking for a Fitter Welder to join its production team and meet customers’ quality, cost, and delivery expectations.

Educational Qualification

  • Applicants should have successfully completed an intermediate welder program or test.

Need to Undergo the Following-

  • Written test relating to welding and fitting theory, blueprint reading, and weld symbols
  • Two weld tests (performed on a mild steel plate)
  • 3G Vertical 3/8” plate test. Process (GTAW)
  • 2G Horizontal 3/8” plate test. Process (GMAW) (Short Circuit)

Work Experience

  • Proven commitment to workplace safety


  • Performs all types of fitting and all position manual welding on company products as required (welds not subject to RT/UT inspection) to quality standards.
  • Performs pressure testing procedures.
  • Positions, fits, and assembles materials according to drawings, prints, jigs, or layouts; cuts and fits templates and gaskets as necessary. Completes necessary layout for fitting attachments.
  • Reads and interprets Production Orders, Drawings, Shop Instruction Sheets (SIS), Weld Procedure Specifications (WPS); plans and organizes details of a working procedure for tool and material requirements.
  • Slings or transports, or positions material and equipment to and from the work area manually by hooking for an overhead crane or by using floor operated overhead crane or forklift; sets up jigs and holding devices in the work area as required. Performs Class 2 lifts to maintain their own production requirements.


  • Commitment to quality and the ability to work as a positive, effective team member, willing to go the extra mile to ensure we meet our customer expectations.
  • Advanced understanding of blueprint reading.
  • Must be available to work in the day, afternoon, and weekend shifts


  • Competitive wages
  • Employer-paid pension plan
  • Excellent Health, Dental, and Vision benefits
  • Paramedical benefits
  • Life insurance

Employer’s Statement

BWX Technologies is an Equal Opportunity Employer. It has 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.

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