Huntington Ingalls Industries FSG Specification Writer 3 in Newport News, Virginia


Job Title:

FSG Specification Writer 3

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External Job Description:

Position Specifics:

The selected candidate must be able to obtain and maintain a CONFIDENTIAL level security clearance.

The selected candidate must have the following to qualify for this position:

• Shipboard or marine industrial experience.

• Military (Navy or Army) Technical Manual development experience.

• Prior experience reading and interpreting technical drawings/wiring schematics.

• Editing and writing in SGML/HTML/XML – preferred candidate will have experience with military publishing systems (NAVLOGTD, Army IADS or EMS NG).

• Solid MS Word and overall MS Office experience.

Prepares specifications from engineering change notices, customer specifications, and/or published data sheets. Maintains customer specifications files; reviews customer drawings and data; translates customer language into standard procedures and product flow.

Job performance may require working in an industrial or shipboard environment. Must be capable of climbing ladders, and tolerating confined spaces and extreme temperature variances.

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Marketing Title:

FSG Specification Writer 3

Basic Qualifications:

High School and 4 years additional education or 4 years relevant experience.


AMSEC (0480)



Clearance Type:





Yes, 25% of the time

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 Shipbuilding 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 & Environmental, and Oil & 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:

High School Diploma/GED


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:

Prior propulsion or electrical shipboard experience is preferred. Army Watercraft (LCU and LSV) experience is highly desired.