Huntington Ingalls Industries PROD PLNG AND SCHEDULER 2 in Newport News, Virginia


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X47: Build Authority

External Job Description:

Newport News Shipbuilding a Division of Huntington Ingalls Industries is currently searching for a Production Planning and Scheduler 2, to join our Integrated Planning and Production Control (IPPC) team. This position will be in support of OA / Sheet Metal manufacturing planning across all contracts.

If you are someone who is looking for a challenging and yet rewarding career, come join our highly qualified, innovative and diverse team of professionals, and help us take on these and other exciting projects critical to the growth and success of the company

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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Production Planning and Scheduler 2

Basic Qualifications:

This job requires - Apprentice School graduate, or a Bachelor's degree and 3 years of shipbuilding, related military, manufacturing, or production operations experience OR - 3 years experience at the Prod Plng and Scheduler 1 level OR - 3 years of testing/production management experience (e.g. Foreman) OR - 11 years experience in manufacturing, production operations or related military service (inclusive of 2 years supervisory/leadership experience or Planning/Production Control/Naval systems specialized training experience) 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

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EEO Statement:

Equal Opportunity Employer - Veterans/Disabled Welcome. U.S. citizenship required for most positions.

Preferred Qualifications:

• Strong Sheet Metal background

• Knowledge of Sheet Metal commodities

• General SAP knowledge / experience