Huntington Ingalls Industries PROD PLNG AND SCHEDULER 4 in Newport News, Virginia


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Department/Cost Center:

X21: SFA Prod Control

External Job Description:

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.

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Production Planning and Scheduler 4

Basic Qualifications:

This job requires - Apprentice School graduate, or a Bachelor's degree and 10 years of progressive HII planning/production control experience OR - 8 years progressive production operations experience with a Masters degree OR - 15 years of progressive HII planning/production control/production management/ testing experience (minimum of 10 of the 15 years being planning/production control). A candidate should possess a well-founded knowledge of Company operations, production processes, ship systems, and planning methods and schedules and/or plant maintenance activities, plus demonstrated leadership potential.





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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, Integrated Missions Solutions, Nuclear and Environmental, and Oil and 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

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EEO Statement:

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

Preferred Qualifications:

Exposure to network scheduling techniques is highly preferred.

  • Needs an in-depth knowledge of shipbuilding processes and operations not limited to design, purchasing, lofting, fabrication and assembly techniques, as well as various shop planning processes.

  • Must have SAP access and expertise in all planning and production control transactions, BOM creation and maintenance, FABDOC Processes, checkpoint closures, etc. Should be considered an SAP Super User.

  • Must have expertise in any SAP, or other, functionality required to back up SMART Office staff when required. Must have extensive experience in EBOM & PBOM creation, shop routing, maintaining product structure, creating and maintaining shop work packages.