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Huntington Ingalls Industries FOREMAN - X18 TRADES BUSINESS OFFICE - $5,000 SIGN-ON BONUS in Newport News, Virginia



Newport News, Virginia, United States

Date: Mar 14, 2023

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.

Newport News Shipbuilding, a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries, is offering a $5,000 sign-on bonus to Foreman new hires. Job seekers who apply after November 10, 2021 on qualifying requisitions are eligible for the sign-on bonus. The sign-on bonus is for all Foreman new hires, current Newport News Shipbuilding employees are eligible.

Candidates selected to move forward in the hiring process will take and complete a 20-30 minute assessment. This one-time assessment will be applied to all Newport News Shipbuilding Foreman positions for a period of 365 days. For internal applicants, the assessment should be completed on the employee’s own time.

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Basic Qualifications

BS/Apprentice OR High School and 6 years related Trade experience.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Req ID: 31180

  • Department: X18 WELDERS

  • Entity: NN SHIPBUILDING (0265)

  • Travel Required: No

  • Shift: 1st

  • Relocation: No relocation assistance available

  • Education: High School Diploma/GED

  • Virtual/Telework Opportunity: No - Not eligible for telework

  • US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

  • Clearance Type: No - Clearance Not Required to Start

Working at HII is more than a job - it’s an opportunity to build a future. We offer comprehensive benefits including: medical, prescription drug, dental and vision plan choices, on-site health centers, tele-medicine, wellness resources, employee assistance programs, savings plan options (401K), financial education and planning tools, life insurance, tuition reimbursement, employee discounts, early childhood and post-secondary education scholarships, and more. Some benefits may vary depending on your specific division or work location.

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