ENGINEER 1

Job Description

Newport News Shipbuilding has an opportunity for an Engineer to join their team! Candidates should have; interest in learning engineering/design processes relating to ship systems (specifically submarine machinery equipment and fluid systems); and the ability to inteve work with other internal/external design and/or test engineering personnel; including NAVSEA, Naval shipyards, General Dynamics-Electric Boat, vendors, etc. Technical submittals of design proposals, engineering calculations and analyses, drawing reviews, presentations, operating instructions, test procedures, maintenance procedures, work deferral requests, departure from specification requests, etc. will be required. On-site resolution of issues encountered during construction or overhaul may be required, possibly resulting in some travel.

This benchmark is intended to be used by companies that have generic classifications engaged in research and/or product development encompassing primarily one or more of the following engineering disciplines: electronics, electrical, mechanical, and/or chemical.

Basic Qualifications

0 Years with Bachelors in Science- Newport News Shipbuilding requires a Bachelor's Degree in engineering from an ABET accredited program.

Preferred Qualifications

  • A basic knowledge of dimensional control systems and practices is also highly desirable
  • Effective oral and written communication skills are important for this position.
  • Employee will ideally to be capable of accessing boats under construction (i.e. climbing ladders, bending, etc.)


Req ID:10546

Department: E14 SUB ENGRG-MACHY

Entity: NN SHIPBUILDING (0265)

Travel Required:Yes, 10%-25% of the time

Shift:1st

Relocation:Relocation assistance will be available

Education:Bachelor's Degree

Virtual/Telework Opportunity:Yes-May Consider Occasional/Part-time Teleworking 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 Huntington Ingalls Industries, 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.