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Newport News, Virginia, United States

Job Description
Designs components or portions of systems and modifies existing designs to develop or improve products and facilitate manufacturing operations. Utilizes computer-aided design equipment and/or graphic tools such as, CAD, CAM, NX, or CATIA. Gathers information, makes studies, computes calculations, and prepares original rough layouts, sketches to present design proposal. Coordinates design criteria with engineering, manufacturing, tooling, material, and planning group such as ease of manufacture, availability of materials, and contractual specifications. Exclude classifications in which incumbents predominantly perform drafting assignments.
Basic Qualifications

Associate's Degree and 3 years of experience. 2 years of related experience can be substituted for Associate's degree. 4 years of non-related experience can be substituted for Associate's degree. An Apprentice Certificate or graduation from Navy Nuclear Power School can be substituted for Associate's degree.

Preferred Qualifications

Position is for providing technical support to shipboard trades in a fast paced, versatile “Trouble Desk” environment.  Programs include Aircraft Carrier New Construction, Aircraft Carrier RCOH and Active Fleet Carriers.  Requires off site travel to Norfolk Naval Shipyard (NNSY) and Naval Station Norfolk.  Requires short term work location at NNSY.  Candidate shall have good communication skills, display a willingness to learn, lead, and have a strong sense of ownership.  Candidate should have solid experience with one or more of shipboard technical disciplines such as Distributive Systems, HVAC, Hull Structure, Outfitting, Deck Machinery, ALRE and Electrical Systems.

Preferred Qualification
Proficient in eIR.
Physical ability to frequently visit ship and shops.
ACAD proficient.
Solid knowledge of overall shipbuilding processes and methods.

Req ID: 952 

Travel Required: Yes, up to 10% of the time 

Shift: 1st 

Relocation: No relocation assistance available 

Education: Associates Degree 

Virtual/Telework Opportunity: Yes-May Consider Occasional/Part-time Teleworking for this position 

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes 

Clearance Type: Yes- Final Clearance Required to Start  


Company Statement:

Huntington Ingalls Industries is America’s largest military shipbuilding company and a provider of professional services to partners in government and industry. For more than a century, HII’s Newport News and Ingalls shipbuilding divisions in Virginia and Mississippi have built more ships in more ship classes than any other U.S. naval shipbuilder. HII’s Technical Solutions division provides a wide range of professional services through its Fleet Support, Mission Driven Innovative Solutions, Nuclear & Environmental, and Oil & Gas groups. Headquartered in Newport News, Virginia, HII employs more than 40,000 people operating both domestically and internationally.


EEO Statement:

Huntington Ingalls Industries is an Equal Opportunity/Vets and Disabled Employer. U.S. Citizenship may be required for certain positions.