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Posted by: Newport News Shipbuilding (a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries) on Jan 12, 2021


San Diego , CA

Job Description:

Job Description

Supervises, assigns, coordinates and evaluates semi-skilled and skilled trades personnel according to their skill, experience and job knowledge. Supervises and trains employees to improve quality and quantity of work performed. Recommends training to enhance skill and productivity of employees, and assists in development of training procedures. Breaks broad strategies down to practical action plans and ensures employees are trained to perform these plans. Responsible for complying with all technical aspects of the job including adherence to all drawings, procedures, etc. Responsible for manufacturing, installation, operation, testing, and process operations that have a significant financial impact on the company's performance. Supervises qualified trades staff; monitoring job and budget performance for all shifts. Accomplishes repair and modernization on aircraft carriers through MSRs and Sub-contractors ensuring schedule, cost, quality and safety standards are met at all times.

Specific job description:

-Plan and review schedules and revisions and establish priorities for work activities within areas of responsibility to ensure repairs are completed within schedule and budget restrictions, and in accordance with customer specifications, codes, policies and procedures.
-Monitor progress of repair activities, and resolve problems through interface between all activities, both in the field and at the home office to ensure efficient and cost effective job and contract performance.
-Schedules and conducts inspections of both in-process and completed work with Southwest RMC and Ship's Force to ensure all work meets quality specifications. Coordinates testing with the appropriate repair activity, Ship's Force, Naval Shipyard, and Southwest RMC personnel.
-Develop and implement methods and recommendations for the effective utilization of materials, rigging, job sequencing, testing equipment, and manpower. Determine installation techniques, and equipment and materials utilization that are economical.
-Supervise NGSB-NN subcontractors, oversee the organization and ensure properly qualified personnel are on the job.
-Resolve discrepancies existing between contract specifications and work actually required to complete modernization/repair. Review language, recognize discrepancies and determine responsibility in order to recommend the action required for job performance. Coordinate contractual work changes with respective Company and customer personnel.
-Seek consultation, as appropriate, for planning, material specifications, quality requirements and procedures, and engineering in order to accomplish assigned tasks and ensure compliance with procedures, drawings, quality standards, testing, and inspection requirements.
-Monitor and control overall work progress, review schedules, materials/work orders, and software needs to avoid delays in schedules and construction and ensure the orderly and safe completion of activities within budget limitations and schedule restrictions.
-Review man-hours expended against budget and reported physical progress for assigned work items, and take appropriate corrective action when required.
-Provide clear and concise written and verbal status updates on both a daily and weekly basis to both internal management and external customers.
-Identify potential Project Level risks to cost, schedule or technical criteria, to the greater Project Management team and support identification and implementation of formalized Risk Mitigation plans.
-Ensure a safe and healthy work environment in compliance with the applicable local and federal regulations.

Basic Qualifications

BS/Apprentice + 8 years construction/project management experience in ship repair and modernization OR Non-BS/Non-Apprentice + 12 years construction/project management experience.in ship repair and modernization.

Req ID: 3778

Department: O87 CARRIER FLT SPT

Entity: NN SHIPBUILDING (0265)

Travel Required: Yes, up to 10% of the time

Shift: 1st

Relocation: No relocation assistance available

Education: High School Diploma/GED

Virtual/Telework Opportunity: No-Teleworking is not available for this position

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

Clearance Type: Yes - Interim Clearance Required To Start

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 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 40,000 people operating both domestically and internationally.

EEO Statement:

Huntington Ingalls Industries is an Equal Opportunity/Vets and Disabled Employer. U.S. Citizenship may be required for certain positions.

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About HII Newport News Shipbuilding

Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS), a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries, is the nation's sole-industrial designer, builder and refueler of nuclear-powered aircraft carriers and one of the only two companies capable of designing and building nuclear-powered submarines. NNS employs thousands of military veterans and military reservists. We are committed to hiring candidates with prior military service and assisting our veteran and reservist employees. We are proud supporters of all branches of our U.S. military. If YOU are a transitioning service member, we encourage you to continue your mission and join us as we protect America by building the finest military ships in the world. Do you have prior military experience in Engineering, Construction & Project Management, Supply Chain, Electrical, Electronics, Mechanical, Administration Functional Support and Trades? If so, we have careers for you! Search our current Professional & Trades/Crafts career opportunities at buildyourcareer.com

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