Huntington Ingalls Industries Engineer Industrial 4 in Newport News, Virginia


Job Title:

Engineer Industrial 4

Department/Cost Center:

X51: Industrial Eng

External Job Description:

Analyzes and designs sequence of operations and work flow to improve efficiencies in plant and production facilities and equipment layouts; and establishes methods for maximum utilization of production facilities and personnel. May establish or assist in establishing accident prevention measures and may manage training programs for personnel concerning all phases of production operations. Conducts studies pertaining to cost control, cost reduction, inventory control, and production record systems. On the basis of these studies, develops and implements plans and programs for facility modifications and revisions to operating methods. May assist facilities engineers in the planning and design of facilities.

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Engineer Industrial 4

Basic Qualifications:

9 Years with Bachelors in Science; 7 Years with Masters; 4 Years with PhD.- Newport News Shipbuilding requires a Bachelor’s Degree in engineering from an ABET accredited program.





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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 Shipbuilding 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, Integrated Missions Solutions, Nuclear & Environmental, and Oil & Gas groups. Headquartered in Newport News, Virginia, HII employs nearly 37,000 people operating both domestically and internationally.

Relocation Assistance:

No relocation assistance available

Minimum Education:

Bachelor's Degree


Newport News-Virginia-United States

US Citizenship Required for this Position:


EEO Statement:

Equal Opportunity Employer - Veterans/Disabled Welcome. U.S. citizenship required for most positions.

Preferred Qualifications:

Experience working continuous improvement projects with a proven return on investment. Ability to find ways to prevent waste and inefficiency in production processes.

Ability to design efficient systems that integrate workers, information, machines, energy and materials to make products or provide services.

Have the ability to understand and layout manufacturing routes to maximize effectiveness, efficiency and space.

The selected candidate will also work in a support role as needed on less complex projects.

Knowledge/experience in submarine and aircraft carrier production techniques including design/build work sequencing, shop and ship assembly requirements, production processes, production control work flow, etc.

A strong understanding of basic project management skills including plan of action and milestone schedule development, cost and schedule performance management, and adherence to goals.

Able to work well within a teaming environment as well as autonomously.

Proven history of ability to work with a diverse team of individuals. A strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office Products(e.g. Excel, Power Point, Word, etc.). Must be able to access tight/confined spaces on board submarines, aircraft carriers, and other vessels and must be able to access and work in high areas in all weather conditions if required.