Huntington Ingalls Industries PROD PLNG AND SCHEDULER 1 in Newport News, Virginia


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Department/Cost Center:

X74: Carrier OH Prod

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.

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Marketing Title:

Production Planning and Scheduling 1

Basic Qualifications:

This job requires: - Apprentice School graduate, or a Bachelor's degree OR - 3 years at the Production Control Assistant 3 or Production Planner 3 level OR - 8 years experience in manufacturing, production operations or related military service and possess a well-founded knowledge of production operations, production processes, ship systems, and planning methods and schedules and/or plant maintenance activities.





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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:

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:

Exposure to SAP work package information and content is highly preferred.

  • In-depth knowledge in SAP skills

  • Excellent oral and written communications skills

  • Excellent organizational and customer service skills with a strong attention to detail

  • Learns quickly, adjusts to change and enjoys challenges of solving problems or situations

  • Lots of interaction with Trade and Project personnel

Position will support RCOH trade and project construction agendas.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to:

  • Stand and walk for extended periods of time

  • Lifting of up to 25 lbs

  • Exposure to noise levels requiring hearing protection

  • Work within a close quarters manufacturing and ship construction environment

  • Occasionally stoop, reach, kneel, crouch, climb, twist and walk

  • Use hands to handle, touch and manipulate items

  • Have vision abilities to include proximate vision, color vision and the ability to adjust focus as well as to be able to effectively see and process computer generated images on a screen or hand-held device.