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NDT TEST EXAMINER 3

Location: 

Newport News, Virginia, United States

Date: 
Job Description

Newport News Shipbuilding has an opportunity for a NDT Test Examiner 3 to join their team!

 

Trains, examines and certifies nondestructive test (NDT) personnel, ensuring that NDT personnel are competent and qualified to perform the applicable tests in conformance with Company and contractual requirements. Provides technical support to resolve technical issues, as well as the development, interpretation, adaptation, qualification and implementation of specifications, procedures, processes, etc. Approves NDT procedures and workmanship standards, and ensures the adequacy of the program. Develops and administers NDT personnel training and certification programs. Provides counseling/corrective guidance regarding examination performance, and decertifies or retrains/tests personnel as appropriate. Conducts site monitoring/surveillance of NDT personnel and operations; evaluation of program elements; and product re-inspection activities. Interprets applicable specifications, procedures, and other technical requirements. Compiles and prepares technical and interpretive reports relating to NDT detected workmanship trends; analysis of reject rates; the resolution of problems; and the impact of methodology changes on manufacturing and inspection operations.

Basic Qualifications

Bachelor’s Degree and 5 years of experience.  Master’s Degree and 3 years of experience.  Ph.D. and 0 years of experience.  A candidate must be a certified Nondestructive Test Examiner (ASNT Level III or NAVSEA 250-1500-1 Test Examiner), having fulfilled all prescribed education and experience requirements.  4 years of related exempt experience can be substituted for Bachelor’s degree.  8 years of non-related exempt experience can be substituted for Bachelor’s degree.  An Apprentice Certificate or graduation from Navy Nuclear Power School can be substituted for Bachelor’s degree.  A candidate must have and be able to apply a demonstrated knowledge of applicable NDT techniques and methods, as well as their physical, chemical and mathematical fundamentals.  This position requires proficiency in analytical processes and effective interpersonal and communication skills.

Preferred Qualifications

​Must be or have been certified to ASNT SNT TC-1A as a Level II or III and/or NAVSEA 250-1500. Must have NAVSEA specification experience.

Req ID: 3443 

Department: E37 SUBMARINE TEST ENGINEERING 

Entity: NN SHIPBUILDING (0265) 

Travel Required: Yes, 25%-50% of the time 

Shift: 1st 

Relocation: Relocation assistance will be available 

Education: High School Diploma/GED 

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

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes 

Clearance Type: Yes - Interim Clearance Required To Start  

 

Company Statement:

Huntington Ingalls Industries employs more than 42,000 people throughout the United States and around the world.  We are America’s largest military shipbuilder and one of the largest defense contractors for unmanned systems, nuclear and environmental services and fleet sustainment.  Our employees build, engineer and innovate complex products and solutions for our customers on a daily basis - we do the Hard Stuff, Done Right.  Each year we hire thousands of business, engineering, IT professionals and tradespersons to accomplish our mission. Why not become part of something bigger than yourself, find your purpose, and join HII today.

EEO Statement:

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