Engineering Technician 3
Location: Newport News, VA, US, 23607
Company: HII's TSD
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, Mission Driven Innovative Solutions, Nuclear & Environmental, and Oil & Gas groups. Headquartered in Newport News, Virginia, HII employs more than 42,000 people operating both domestically and internationally.
This position is being created for an Engineering Technician 3 working with the A1B reactor plant on the Ford class Aircraft Carrier platform. The selected candidate will be working in the areas of primary or secondary nuclear mechanical systems.
Essential Job Responsibilities
Provides technical support to engineers on a variety of technical tasks. Gathers, maintains, formats, compiles, and manipulates technical data, such as laboratory or material test results and engineering design changes. Produces engineering documentation, reports, drawings (flow charts, block diagrams, and schematics). Performs detailed mathematical calculations using established formulas; preliminary analyses of data where guidelines are provided in such areas as trajectory adequacy, model dimensional consistency; and quantitative judgments concerning technical data. Uses personal computer in performance of analyses and development of documentation/reports. May conduct tests and record data to assist with engineering evaluation or analysis.
AA or other 2 year technical degree in related discipline and 3 years of related experience, or HS + 5 years related (DoD/USN) experience.
•The selected candidate must have prior operational or maintenance experience on The Ford Class (CVN78) nuclear powered aircraft carriers working in the areas of primary or secondary nuclear mechanical systems.
•Prior shipyard or military experience required.
•Experience with Navy Work Authorization Forms (WAF’s) and tag-outs using the electronic Shift Operating Management System (eSOMS) is required.
•Must be able to work in a shipboard environment during a major availability.
•Must be able to lift, carry, transport heavy equipment and climb ladders and stand for extended periods of time.
•The position requires a CONFIDENTIAL security clearance.
Preferred candidate have experience applying the Joint Fleet Maintenance Manual (JFMM)/Tag-out User’s Manual (TUM) requirements to systems maintenance and testing in a depot level maintenance period
Job performance requires adequate visual acuity and manual dexterity for meeting the requirements of the job. A waterfront office work environment is normally encountered. Must be able to work in a shipboard environment during a major availability. Must be able to lift, carry, transport heavy equipment and climb ladders and stand for extended periods of time.
Huntington Ingalls Industries is an Equal Opportunity/Vets and Disabled Employer. U.S. Citizenship may be required for certain positions.