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OUTSIDE MACHINIST ENTRY LEVEL - $500 SIGN-ON BONUS

Company: Huntington Ingalls
Location: Newport News
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Job Description:

Job Description





Newport News Shipbuilding, a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries, is offering a $500 sign-on bonus to entry-level Outside Machinist new hires. Job seekers who apply after August 16, 2021 until December 31, 2021 are eligible for the sign-on bonus. Newport News Shipbuilding offers competitive pay, weekly paychecks, paid time off, paid holidays, medical benefits including an on-site health center, 401K company match, employee discounts, and more. The sign-on bonus is for external new hires. Current Newport News Shipbuilding employees are ineligible for the sign-on bonus.



Outside machinists are assigned responsibility for installing, grooming and testing the ship's major mechanical components and systems. Work occurs on commercial or naval ships in various stages of new construction, overhaul or repair. Examples of ship's components work on are steam turbines, reduction gears, propellers, reactor components, catapults, weapons systems, periscopes and can be as diverse as laundry, food service or refrigeration equipment. Outside machinist operate a wide variety of tools and machinery. The tools range from wrenches and screwdrivers to complex and sophisticated equipment such as saws, drill presses, optical equipment, mills, portable machines, boring equipment, precision grinders, instruments and lathes.



$2,500 sign-on bonus language for candidates with activity security clearances







Basic Qualifications





Candidates must able to work at extreme heights or small confined spaces. Must be able to kneel, squat, crawl, bend, stoop, and climb. Must be able to lift 40 lbs and must take and pass a respirator fit test. Must be able to work indooors/outdoors year round in all weather conditions. Must be able to work assigned shift as production needs. Must be able to pass Physical Agility Test.







Preferred Qualifications





Prior Mechanical experience such as Automotive Repair, Plant Maintenance, Machinery Installation/Repair is a plus. Successful completion of a technical/vocational program in Machining, Diesel Technology, Automotive, HVAC, Mechanical.





Req ID: 10093



Department: X43 MACH INSTALL



Entity: NN SHIPBUILDING (0265)



Travel Required: No



Shift: Multiple



Relocation: No relocation assistance available



Education: None



Virtual/Telework Opportunity: No-Teleworking is not available for this position



US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes



Clearance Type: No - Clearance Not Required to Start





Who We Are - About HII







EEO Statement:



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







As a condition of employment with Newport News Shipbuilding, you are required to provide proof that you are fully vaccinated for COVID 19 or fit within an exemption under the law. Accordingly, employment is conditioned on providing proof of vaccination or having an approved exemption prior to starting employment.

Keywords: Huntington Ingalls, Newport News , OUTSIDE MACHINIST ENTRY LEVEL - $500 SIGN-ON BONUS, Professions , Newport News, Virginia

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