Huntington Ingalls Industries PRODUCTION PLANNER 2 in Newport News, Virginia


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Department/Cost Center:

O68: Dimension Control

External Job Description:

Plans sequence of fabrication, assembly, installation, and other manufacturing operations relating to specific portion of the product for guidance of production workers. Plans detail operations from blueprints, engineering orders, change notices, and other engineering releases. Determines the need for tooling and makes recommendations for the design and planning of required tools. Prepares shop work orders for materials and product processing and coordinates with schedulers to ensure that items are being processed according to specifications and time requirements. Maintains progress reports, schedules, and other related records.

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Marketing Title:

Production Planner 2

Basic Qualifications:

Associate's or other 2 year technical degree in a related discipline and 1 year of related experience. 4 years of highly relevant shipbuilding, trades, manufacturing or military experience with high school diploma.





Clearance Type:





Yes, 25% of the time

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 candidate should have a comprehensive knowledge and understanding of shipbuilding practices/ principles and the ability to apply Metrology applications during ship construction programs.

Technical proficiency in the utilization of Spatial Analyzer Metrology software is essential to successfully plan moderate to complex measurement surveys against design.

Should have the ability to act as a liaison with both internal and external stakeholders requiring excellent communication skills.