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Newport News, Virginia, United States

Date:  Jan 21, 2023

Job Description

The A1B Fluid Systems Propulsion Plant Manual (PPM) Authoring Group is looking for a detail orientated engineer who is looking for a challenge in evaluating and updating current PPM content for consistency, accuracy, and changes due to modification of propulsion plant equipment.  These evaluations involve the complexities of equipment and integrated plant operations.

Candidates will be expected to work independently as well as within a team.  Collaboration with component and system engineers provides the opportunity to increase overall knowledge of the A1B Steam Plant.  Adherence to established authoring guidelines and engineering principles is required.


Researches, plans, designs and develops mechanical products and systems such as instruments, controls, robots, engines, machines and mechanical, thermal hydraulic or heat transfer systems for production, transmission, measurement, and use of energy. Applies research to the planning, design, development, and testing of mechanical and/or electromechanical systems, instruments, controls, engines, and/or machines.


Basic Qualifications

5 Years with Bachelors in Science; 3 Years with Masters; 0 Years with PhD.- Newport News Shipbuilding requires a Bachelor's Degree in engineering from an ABET accredited program.

Preferred Qualifications

The ideal candidate has prior Navy Nuclear Power operational or Nuclear Test experience and a high level of writing skill.

  • Req ID: 23197 
  • Entity: NN SHIPBUILDING (0265) 
  • Travel Required: No 
  • Shift: 1st 
  • Relocation: Relocation assistance will be available 
  • Education: Bachelor's Degree 
  • Virtual/Telework Opportunity: Yes - Occasional or hybrid telework available 
  • US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes 
  • Clearance Type: Yes- Final Clearance Required to Start  

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EEO Statement:

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

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