Planner Scheduler

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 5,200 employees and significant operations in Lynchburg, VA.; Erwin, TN.; Mount Vernon, IN.; Euclid, OH; Barberton, OH; 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



BWSR is looking for a Planner / Cost Scheduler for our Bettis-Pittsburgh site in West Mifflin, PA.


Job Description / Duties


This is an exempt position to support the Decontamination and Decommissioning (D&D) of facilities at the Bettis-Pittsburgh site located in West Mifflin, Pennsylvania.  This position is responsible for managing complex, multi-year projects through identification and completion of critical path and parallel work activities to achieve optimum performance.  The Planner/Cost and Schedule Engineer develops the resource loaded schedule and monitors project progress and reports status in accordance with an Earned Value Management System.


Specific duties include but are not limited to:


  • Development of project cost estimates and resource loaded schedules using approved Primavera 6 software.


  • Calculation of earned value management reporting parameters based on input from the production group.


  • Preparation of Monthly Financial Reports including Monthly Progress Reports.


  • Preparation of estimates and proposals as required by the customer or Site Manager.



Job Qualifications / Requirements  


  • Bachelor of Science in relevant degree (Engineering, Science or Business) is desired with a minimum of four (4) years of experience.


  • Experience with Earned Value Management Systems required.


  • Experience with Primavera 6 or similar Project Management software required.


  • Working knowledge of DOE Order 413.3B is highly desirable.


  • Experience working in the Naval Nuclear Propulsion Program is a plus.


  • Must be a US Citizen - no dual citizenship.


  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a Department of Energy (DOE) Level “L” Security Clearance.


  • Must be able to obtain and maintain Contamination Worker radiological qualifications in the Naval Nuclear Propulsion Program.




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.

BWX Technologies
Full time
West Mifflin, Pennsylvania 15122, US