Huntington Ingalls Industries PROD PLNG AND SCHEDULER 2 in Newport News, Virginia


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X47: Build Authority

External Job Description:

Newport News Shipbuilding, a Division of Huntington Ingalls Industries, is currently searching for iDS Production Planning and Scheduler Junior Level 2, to join our team and embark on a courageous project to turn shipbuilding paperless; what we call Integrated Digital Shipbuilding or iDS.

If you are someone who is looking for a challenging and yet rewarding career, come join our highly qualified, innovative and diverse team of professionals, and help us take on these and other exciting projects critical to the growth and success of the company.

This position will work with the iDS Visual Work Instruction (VWI) Process & Development team. Responsibilities also include creating and prototyping new designs and/or processes based purely upon the requirements provided for the support of going to a Model based environment (drawingless). Where a model based environment does not exist, designs and processes will be developed to support the development of Non-Model Based VWIs. Prior experience working on large projects in a teaming atmosphere is a plus, with a preference towards innovative thinking.

This individual will work closely with Engineering, Program Planning, Construction, Production Control, and Shop Construction in the development of drawingless strategies and processes for all programs.

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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iDS Production Planning and Scheduler Junior Level 2

Basic Qualifications:

Bachelor’s Degree and 3 years of experience. Master’s Degree and 1 year of experience. 4 years of related exempt experience can be substituted for Bachelor’s degree. An Apprentice Certificate or graduation from Navy Nuclear Power School can be substituted for Bachelor’s degree.





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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 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

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EEO Statement:

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

Preferred Qualifications:

The preferred applicant should:

• Utilize computer-aided design equipment and/or graphic tools such as, CAD, Siemens NX and Teamcenter both operating and modeling functions.

• Gather information, propose model solutions and present design proposals.

• Have an understanding of design criteria with engineering, manufacturing, tooling, material, and planning group such as ease of manufacture, availability of materials, and contractual specifications.

• Possess a detailed design knowledge of components, systems and manufacturing operations across multiple disciplines.

• Possess a well-rounded knowledge of Manufacturing and Assembly Product Structuring, BOM development in SAP, drawing interpretation, targeting, MS Project/Excel/Power Point, and shop work center standards.

• Demonstrate good communication and teamwork skills