Huntington Ingalls Industries MECH TECH B 3 (CRANE OPERATOR) in Newport News, Virginia
MECH TECH B 3 (CRANE OPERATOR)
External Job Description:
Newport News Industrial (NNI) is hiring an experienced Crane Operator to support 1st shift operations in Newport News, VA.
In addition to relevant trade experience, candidate must have at least 5 years previous experience operating overhead bridge cranes (up to 50 tons) as well as experience with forklift operations. Additionally, position requires knowledge and experience with industrial fitting/rigging and the ability to read and understand blueprints/drawings.
Candidate should be able to lift up to 35 lbs. and climb ladders and stairs.
Loads, unloads, and conveys both raw and finished materials within or near plant, yard, or work site and performs a combination of tasks under specific direction which may include shipping and/or receiving. Opens containers using hand tools; counts, weighs, and samples materials and uses computer systems for tracking, logging, verifying, and recording information. Loads and unloads materials onto or from pallets, trays, multi-level racks, conveyors, and machines by hand; loads or unloads materials into or from trucks by hand. Conveys materials using wheelbarrow, hand truck, forklift, electric dolly, elevator, or other devices; stacks or assembles materials; aids machine operators by lifting heavy objects by hand or by use of power hoist.
Auto req ID:
NNI- MECH TECH B 3 (CRANE OPERATOR)
5 years of related experience with High School diploma/GED and/or certification in assigned area preferred.
May be required to physically access tight, low or high spaces, involving climbing, kneeling, stooping, standing, etc. Depending on area assigned, the job may involve exposure to extreme weather and other environmental conditions encountered in manufacturing, including noise, fumes, chemicals, moving and energized machines and systems, etc. Must be able to work variable schedule including overtime.
NN INDUSTRIAL (0272)
Yes, 25% of the time
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 Shipbuilding 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 provides a wide range of professional services through its Fleet Support, Integrated Missions Solutions, Nuclear & Environmental, and Oil & Gas groups. Headquartered in Newport News, Virginia, HII employs nearly 37,000 people operating both domestically and internationally.
No relocation assistance available
High School Diploma/GED
Newport News-Virginia-United States
US Citizenship Required for this Position:
Equal Opportunity Employer - Veterans/Disabled Welcome. U.S. citizenship required for most positions.
Specialized training and certification in equipment operations highly preferred.