Mechanical Engineer 2 (Engineer Mechanical 2) - 7076 in Newport News at HII-TSD

Date Posted: 9/22/2022

Job Snapshot

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    Newport News
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    2 years
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Job Description

Requisition Number: 7076 

Required Travel: 11 - 25%

Employment Type: Full Time/Salaried/Exempt

Hours Per Week: 40 

Security Clearance: Ability to Obtain 

Level of Experience: Mid 


Who We Are

At HII we build and maintain U.S. Navy readiness everyday. HII-Mission Technologies has an exciting career opportunity for a Mechanical Engineer for our HII Nuclear, Maritime Operations Team in Newport News, VA, supporting Newport News Shipbuilding. *NEG *SG *EP *TE *MV #LI-AK1

This position will involve engineering and technical support related to the construction, testing and operations of propulsion and reactor plant components. Hiring into the Maritime Operations Group will also provide unique opportunities for technical, leadership and professional development.

What You Will Do

  • Researches, plans, designs, verifies, validates and develops mechanical and/or electromechanical products and systems, such as metals, instruments, controls, plastics, robots, engines, machines and mechanical, resonance, hydraulic or heat transfer systems for production, transmission, measurement, and use of energy.
  • Recommends various technology options or approaches for system, processes, facility or program improvements in terms of safety, performance, efficiency or costs.
  • May be responsible for the transfer from R and D to manufacturing.

What You Must Have

  • 2 years relevant experience with Bachelors in related field; or 0 years experience with Masters in related field.
  • Candidate must have successfully completed an undergraduate engineering degree from an ABET accredited program.
  • Candidate must have experience utilizing industry-current Engineering design and analytical or modeling software.
  • Candidate must be able to obtain and maintain a confidential security clearance.
  • Candidate must be a U.S. Citizen.

Physical Requirements

May require working in an office, industrial, shipboard, or laboratory environment. Capable of climbing ladders and tolerating confined spaces and extreme temperature variances.

This opportunity resides with Nuclear & Environmental Services, a business group within Mission Technologies, a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries. Nuclear & Environmental Services supports the national security mission of the Department of Energy (DOE) through the management and operation of its sites, as well as the safe cleanup of legacy waste across the country. We meet our clients’ toughest nuclear and environmental challenges, and are postured to serve the growing commercial nuclear power plant decommissioning market.

HII is a global engineering and defense technologies provider. With a 135-year history of trusted partnerships in advancing U.S. national security, HII delivers critical capabilities ranging from the most powerful and survivable naval ships ever built, to unmanned systems, ISR and AI/ML analytics. HII leads the industry in mission-driven solutions that support and enable a networked, all-domain force. Headquartered in Virginia, HII’s skilled workforce is 44,000 strong. For more information, please visit:


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

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