Job Description

This position will be located with X21 Production Control. The selected individual will be required to interact with both internal and external parties and use computer applications daily to successfully research and clear material availability issues in support of their assigned area(s) of responsibility. Strong communication skills and experience with Microsoft Office, SAP, manufacturing, planning and network scheduling techniques is preferred. Knowledge of MS Office, COGNOS, SAP, and other software with experience with VCS processes and procedures are beneficial. Selected candidate will be required to communicate daily with their respective Construction Supervisor and/or Foreman to review the weekly work schedule, identify work package liabilities (ERs, unavailable material, etc.) and update status codes to ensure work package execution. Soft skills such as time management, cross platform communication, attention to detail, and able to work under pressure are some not all of the preferred skills for the position.

Duties & tasks are varied and moderately complex. Resolves most questions and problems, and refers complex questions to higher levels. Contacts are frequent with individuals representing other departments, and/or representing outside organizations. Contacts involve obtaining or providing information or data on matters of moderate importance to the function of the department or which may be of sensitive nature.

Plans, prepares, issues and controls production schedules and coordinates with material requirements to ensure a controlled flow of approved materials timed to meet production requirements. Advises management of the status of work in progress, material availability, and potential production problems to ensure that personnel, equipment, materials and services are provided as needed. Schedules equipment and personnel, confirms material supply and demands, prepares work orders or purchase requests for the production or purchase of components or parts based on a master production schedule, shop load and inventory requirements. Coordinates interdepartmental activity with quality assurance, manufacturing, purchasing, engineering, inventory control, traffic, etc.; schedules and expedites the movement of parts by means of move orders, stock transfers and requests for shipping orders.

Basic Qualifications

Apprentice Certification, Bachelor's Degree or equivalent and 6 years of applicable, progressive technical, professional and/or supervisory work experience. A candidate must have a thorough understanding of construction, manufacturing processes, and operations.

While performing the duties of this position, the employee must be able to:
-Individual must be able to work within a team environment

- Frequently stand and walk for extended periods of time
- Occasionally stoop, reach, kneel, crouch, climb and twist
- Occasionally lift up to 25 lbs.
- Frequently use hands to handle, touch and manipulate items
- Occasional exposure to noise levels that require hearing protection

Req ID:10062

Department: X21 SFA PROD CNTL

Entity: NN SHIPBUILDING (0265)

Travel Required:No


Relocation:No relocation assistance available

Education:Some College

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 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.