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Newport News, Virginia, United States

Date:  Mar 14, 2023

Job Description

Furnaceman operates Electric Arc Furnaces and Induction Furnaces.  Duties would include the cleaning of furnaces, weighing of all metal material that is to be melted;  as well as repairing the furnace and ladles as needed.

Basic Qualifications

Ability to work in extreme temperature environment. Must be able to kneel, squat, crawl, bend, stoop, and climb on a daily basis. Must be able to lift 40 lbs.

  • Req ID: 31158 
  • Department: A572 GEN FOUNDRY 
  • Entity: NN SHIPBUILDING (0265) 
  • Travel Required: Yes, 10%-25% of the time 
  • Shift: Multiple 
  • Relocation: No relocation assistance available 
  • Education: High School Diploma/GED 
  • Virtual/Telework Opportunity: No - Not eligible for telework 
  • US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes 
  • Clearance Type: No - Clearance Not Required to Start  

Who We Are - About HII 


Working at HII is more than a job - it’s an opportunity to build a future. We offer comprehensive benefits including: medical, prescription drug, dental and vision plan choices, on-site health centers, tele-medicine, wellness resources, employee assistance programs, savings plan options (401K), financial education and planning tools, life insurance, tuition reimbursement, employee discounts, early childhood and post-secondary education scholarships, and more. Some benefits may vary depending on your specific division or work location.


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

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