Joe H McVeigh

Remote Operations Infrastructure Engineer

Joe McVeigh joined ORNL in March 2021 as a remote operations infrastructure engineer working in plutonium-238 production operations. Previously, he spent more than five years as a specialty mechanical engineer for Y-12.

Joe is a graduate of the Sandia National Laboratory Weapons intern program. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in mechanical engineering from Tennessee Technological University and a Master of Science degree in industrial engineering from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville.

He is a member of the American Glovebox Society, for which he serves on the board of directors and is a member of the standards development committee. 


The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN: Master of Science in Industrial and System Engineering

Tennessee Technological University, Cookeville, TN: Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering

Officer: Secretary/Treasurer, American Glovebox Society

Standards Development Committee Member, American Glovebox Society