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Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc.
Newport News, VA
  • Job Code
Company Huntington Ingalls Industries


Jobid 2655387

Location: Newport News, VA, 23606, USA

Description **23255BR**

**Job Title:**


**Department/Cost Center:**

X47: Build Authority

**External Job Description:**

Newport News Shipbuilding, a Division of Huntington Ingalls Industries, is currently searching for iDS Production Planning & Scheduler - Senior Level 3, 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 team deploying Next Generation Planning (NGP) software. Responsibilities also include creating and prototyping new processes based upon the requirements provided for the support of going to a Model based environment (drawingless). Where a model based environment does not exist, processes will be developed to support the Non-Model Based programs.

This individual will work closely with Engineering, Program Planning, IT and Shop Planning 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.

**Auto req ID:**


**Marketing Title:**

iDS Production Planning & Scheduling - Senior Level 3

**Basic Qualifications:**

Apprentice School graduate, or a Bachelor's degree and 6 years of shipbuilding, related military, manufacturing, or production operations experience

OR 6 years experience as the Prod Plng and Scheduler

OR 6 years of testing/production management experience (e.g. Foreman)

OR 13 years experience in manufacturing, production operations or related military service (inclusive of 4 years supervisory/leadership experience or Planning/Production Control/Naval systems specialized training experience) and possess a well-founded knowledge of production operations, production processes, ship systems, and planning methods and schedules and/or plant maintenance activities.





**Clearance Type:**






**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:**

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.

• Prior experience working on large projects in a teaming atmosphere is a plus, with a preference towards innovative thinking.

• Demonstrate good communication and teamwork skills.


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