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Newport News, Virginia, United States

Date:  Oct 17, 2021

Job Description

Provides technical support to engineers and designers on a variety of technical tasks. Gathers, maintains, formats, compiles, and manipulates technical data, such as laboratory or material test results and engineering design changes. Produces engineering documentation, reports, drawings (flow charts, block diagrams, and schematics). Performs detailed mathematical calculations using established formulas; preliminary analyses of data where guidelines are provided in such areas as trajectory adequacy, model dimensional consistency; and quantitative judgments concerning technical data. Uses personal computer in performance of analyses and development of documentation/reports. May conduct tests and record data to assist with engineering evaluation or analysis. 

Basic Qualifications

Associate's Degree and 6 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

This is a submarine Hull Planning Yard program office position in support of SSN modernization and maintenance. Technical writing is required. Project management scope, cost, schedule, performance and risk assessment skills are preferred. Knowledge of submarine ship systems is required. Proficiency of Microsoft office suite and SAP are preferred. Knowledge of general SUBSAFE and EXTORP requirements is preferred. Communication and people skills are a must. Communication experience with NAVSEA, ships force and shipyard personnel is preferred.This job requires attention to detail, technical rigor, a questioning attitude, understanding of basic financial accounting principles and strong leadership skills.

Req ID: 7953 

Department: E18 INTGRTD PLNG YD 

Entity: NN SHIPBUILDING (0265) 

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

Shift: 1st 

Relocation: No relocation assistance available 

Education: High School Diploma/GED 

Virtual/Telework Opportunity: No-Teleworking is not available for this position 

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes 

Clearance Type: No - Clearance Not Required to Start  

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EEO Statement:

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


As a condition of employment with Newport News Shipbuilding, you are required to provide proof that you are fully vaccinated for COVID 19 or fit within an exemption under the law.  Accordingly, employment is conditioned on providing proof of vaccination or having an approved exemption prior to starting employment. 

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