Huntington Ingalls Industries INTERN in Newport News, Virginia


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K21: Talent Acquisition

External Job Description:

Newport News Shipbuilding offers the ‘Ability’ Summer Internship Program to provide an opportunity for disabled college students to receive valuable on the job training and work experience in technical or administrative positions and provide the opportunity to possibly gain future full time employment.

Some engineering, technical, and waterfront positions may require the ability to physically access a wide variety of work sites, including those aboard ships under various stages of construction or overhaul, including the use of vertical and inclined ladders, and may involve limited kneeling, stooping, standing, etc.

The recruitment and selection is based on bona fide business-related requirements.

**All applicants must ensure the information below has been provided when applying for the summer internship program. Applicants may be disqualified if all information requested has not been provided

• School Name

• Degree Program & Major

• Anticipated Graduation Date

• Current Academic Level (such as Junior, Senior, Grad School)

• Overall GPA - 4.0 scale

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Marketing Title:

'ABILITY' Summer Intern

Basic Qualifications:

  1. Must have a documented disability

(Letter from college/university disability services stating participation in the program required)

  1. Be at least 18 years of age before the start of the summer intern program (Mid-May)

  2. Be enrolled in a degreed program that supports the company’s business requirements. Typically in the following areas: • Engineering • Business • Information Technology

  3. Currently attending a 4 year college or university

  4. Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher (Official transcripts will be required)

  5. Attend a college/university (undergraduate or graduate program) in the fall following the internship

  6. Successfully complete a criminal background investigation, physical and a hair follicle drug screen

  7. Work a 40-hour work week for a minimum of 10 weeks during the summer.

**An adequate email address is required when applying, receiving communication, and obtaining employment offers.





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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 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, Mission Driven Innovative Solutions, Nuclear & Environmental, and Oil & Gas groups. Headquartered in Newport News, Virginia, HII employs more than 40,000 people operating both domestically and internationally.

Relocation Assistance:

No relocation assistance available

Minimum Education:

Some College


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:

Preference is given to uprising Juniors and Seniors