Company: Alion Science and Technology
Location: Newport News
Posted on: January 15, 2022
Who We Are
We have an exciting opportunity to join our team at Huntington
Ingalls Technical Solutions! As a Trades Assisstant at HII you will
provide task support by assisting workers in the skilled
maintenance trade and perform maintenance and minor repairs to
various machines under supervison at the Newport News Shipyard!
What You Will Do
- Assists workers in the skilled maintenance trades.
- Performs specific or general duties of lesser skill, such as
supplying or holding materials and tools; cleaning working area,
machine, and equipment; and performing other unskilled tasks as
- May perform specialized machine operations.
- Performs maintenance and minor repairs to various machines
- May make local pick up and deliveries of supplies and company
equipment and material, paint, lag, surface preparation and minor
- Check and return tools from tool room.
- Assists in receipt and inventory of material, tools and
What You Must Have
- High School Diploma or equivalent.
- Must have a valid drivers license and must provide own hand
- Trade School desired.
- Must provide basic hand tools
Bonus Points For Having!
- Prior Shipboard experience
- Reliable transporation
Must be able to lift, carry and transport heavy equipment and
boxes. The exact weight requirements will be determined by the
specific job, but no less than 30 lbs. Able to work on and climb
ladders, work in extreme temperature environments, aboard ships, in
shipyards, under industrial conditions and in confined spaces. Able
to perform other duties as required which may involve high heat,
humidity, noise and dirty conditions, working aloft or over the
sides of vessels. May ride ships at sea for extended periods. May
require wearing a respirator. Most work is performed aboard ships
or in industrial conditions. Travel may be required within and
outside of the continental United States.
Building on a legacy of more than a century of naval shipbuilding,
Technical Solutions, a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries
provides mission-critical solutions to a wide variety of government
and commercial customers worldwide. Comprising nearly 6,000
professionals in 45 states and 16 countries, our unique national
security services portfolio includes unmanned systems, defense and
federal solutions, and nuclear and environmental services. For more
information, visit tsd.huntingtoningalls.com.
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 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
supports national security missions around the globe with unmanned
systems, nuclear and environmental services, and defense and
federal solutions. Headquartered in Newport News, Virginia, HII
employs more than 42,000 people operating both domestically and
internationally. For more information, visit: [ Link Removed ]
A new Federal Executive Order requires that employees of Federal
contractors and subcontractors be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 by
December 8, 2021. Accordingly, as a condition of employment with
Technical Solutions, a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries,
employees will be required to provide proof of full vaccination
against COVID-19 or have an approved exemption prior to starting
Huntington Ingalls Industries is an Equal Opportunity/Vets and
Disabled Employer. U.S. Citizenship may be required for certain
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