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


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Department/Cost Center:

X76: Carrier New Construc

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.

This position is for a New Carrier Construction Production Planning and Scheduler 2 working as a Production Control Deck Plate Planner. This PP&S2 will be embedded with the trades and will have responsibility for requesting, maintaining, and completing work packages while minimizing work in progress. DPP’s are required to communicate daily with their respective General Foreman and/or Foreman to review the weekly work schedule, identify work package liabilities (IRs, unavailable material, problem log entries etc.), update status codes and sign off operation lines to ensure work package execution.

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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. A relevant professional certification can be substituted for a Bachelor’s Degree. Certification Equivalency: PMP, CPIM and AICP





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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:

Apprentice Graduate


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. Trade experience is a plus.