Production Planner 2

Huntington Ingalls Industries Newport News, VA
External Job Description

Plans sequence of fabrication, assembly, installation, and other manufacturing operations relating to specific portion of the product for guidance of production workers. Plans detail operations from blueprints, engineering orders, change notices, and other engineering releases. Determines the need for tooling and makes recommendations for the design and planning of required tools. Prepares shop work orders for materials and product processing and coordinates with schedulers to ensure that items are being processed according to specifications and time requirements. Maintains progress reports, schedules, and other related records.

Basic Qualifications

Associate's or other 2 year technical degree in a related discipline and 1 year of related experience. 4 years of highly relevant shipbuilding, trades, manufacturing or military experience with high school diploma.

Preferred Qualifications

The candidate should have a comprehensive knowledge and understanding of shipbuilding practices/ principles and the ability to apply Metrology applications during ship construction programs.

Technical proficiency in the utilization of Spatial Analyzer Metrology software is essential to successfully plan moderate to complex measurement surveys against design.

Should have the ability to act as a liaison with both internal and external stakeholders requiring excellent communication skills.