Posted by: Newport News Shipbuilding (a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries) on Oct 12, 2021
Newport News , VA
Specific Job Description:
HII-NNS is Recruiting a Electro-Mechanical Engineer to Perform as a FORD Class Reactor Department Liaison (RDL). The Reactor Department Liaison (RDL) performs liaison services for the A1B Propulsion Plant Planning Yard (PPPY), working closely with the FORD Class Reactor Department personnel. The RDL's responsibilities are proactive and engaged shipboard when practical. A persistent RDL presence provides a critical interface to address evolving issues, to facilitate efficient maintenance performance, to address emergent issues, to recommend process improvements, and to identify potential technical changes.
General Job Description Template:
Applies electrical, electronic and mechanical principles to components and systems, including assembly, analysis, and documentation of results; construction of developmental assemblies, sub-assemblies and components; and quality testing. Supports and participates in the design, test, modification, fabrication and assembly of prototype electromechanical systems.
9 Years with Bachelors in Science; 7 Years with Masters; 4 Years with PhD.- Newport News Shipbuilding requires a Bachelor's Degree in engineering from an ABET accredited program.
It is preferred that the candidate has prior Navy experience.
Applicant should have a strong understanding of naval nuclear propulsion plant principles of operation, maintenance, and support.
A1B propulsion plant senior watch standing qualification experience is preferred.
Strong interpersonal communication skills are required to work with Ship's Force, Naval Reactors, the Type Commander, and Naval Nuclear Laboratory. Navy senior leadership experience desired E7 or above.
Demonstrated experience in the supervision, operation, and maintenance of Naval Nuclear Propulsion Systems.
Ideal candidate will have a strong understanding of naval nuclear propulsion plant principles of operation, maintenance, and support.
A1B/A4W propulsion plant operating experience a plus.
Preferred: Navy senior leadership experience desired E7 or above, and ideally previously demonstrated experience in the supervision, operation, and maintenance of Naval Nuclear Propulsion Systems.
Req ID: 813
Department: E70 A1B PROPULSION PLANT PLANNING YARD
Entity: NN SHIPBUILDING (0265)
Travel Required: Yes, 10%-25% of the time
Relocation: Relocation assistance will be available
Education: Bachelor's Degree
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
Who We Are - About HII
Huntington Ingalls Industries is an Equal Opportunity/Vets and Disabled Employer. U.S. Citizenship may be required for certain positions.
As a condition of employment with Newport News Shipbuilding, you are required to provide proof that you are fully vaccinated for COVID 19 or fit within an exemption under the law. Accordingly, employment is conditioned on providing proof of vaccination or having an approved exemption prior to starting employment.
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