ENGINEER MECHANICAL 2

Job Description

Researches, plans, designs and develops mechanical products and systems such as instruments, controls, robots, engines, machines and mechanical, thermal hydraulic or heat transfer systems for production, transmission, measurement, and use of energy. Applies research to the planning, design, development, and testing of mechanical and/or electromechanical systems, instruments, controls, engines, and/or machines.

Provide continuous oversight of work completion and progressing for all projects to improve development of shipbuilding proficiency and show the importance of signatures.

The key objectives:
  • Assess closed and open work control document, which includes:
  • Selecting work control document (work package and/or IR)
  • Gathering all applicable (Drawings, IRs, ERs) supplemental documents
  • Constantly verifying work completion on the Carrier and/or Shop
  • Enter surveillance of work control document in a database (QUAAD)
  • Writing Significant Defect Reports (SDRs)
  • Verifying that corrective actions are complete


  • Basic Qualifications

    Bachelor's degree and 2 years' experience OR Master's degree and 0 years' experience OR PDP apprentice certificate and 1 year of engineering experience. Newport News Shipbuilding requires a Bachelor's Degree in engineering from an ABET accredited program.

    Preferred Qualifications

    Have the following skills:
    • Experienced shipbuilder with proficiency in conveying design intent for their given discipline
    • Willingness to spend over 75% of the day on the deckplate
    • Planning and/or Scheduling experience
    • Strong verbal and written communication skills. There will be constant interface with deck plate personnel, engineering and planning.

    DDMS, SAP, QUAAD, SWiMS and COGNOS knowledge is a plus

    Req ID:8440

    Department: K93 AUDIT&ASSESSMNT

    Entity: NN SHIPBUILDING (0265)

    Travel Required:No

    Shift:1st

    Relocation:No relocation assistance available

    Education:Bachelor's Degree

    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

    Who We Are - About HII

    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.