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Navy INSURV Inspector SME - 4616

Norfolk, VA

Job Description

Who We Are

When a U.S. Navy ship needs repairs, they call us. Join our team as we keep the most powerful Navy the world has known afloat and ready to serve!

We are currently seeking Navy INSURV Inspector SME's (Subject Matter Experts) to provide INSURV Readiness Assessment Team (IRAT) support around the globe. The Navy INSURV Inspector SME will provide detailed guidance to ship's leadership and crew regarding the ship's preparedness for an INSURV examination. This is a full-time position located in Norfolk, VA for the SEA-21 U.S. Navy contract. This contract has a contingent start slated for January 2022

What You Will Do

  • Developing Plans of Action and Milestones (POA&Ms)
  • Providing coordination and assistance in the conduct of material checks
  • Providing assistance in prioritizing and completing repairs.
  • Performs technical planning, system integration, verification and validation, cost and risk, and supportability and effectiveness analyses.
  • Analyses are performed at all levels of total system product to include: concept, test, installation, operation, maintenance and disposal.
  • Ensures the logical and systematic conversion of customer or product requirements into total systems solutions that acknowledge technical, schedule, and cost constraints.
  • Performs functional analysis, timeline analysis, detail trade studies, requirements allocation and interface definition studies to translate customer requirements into reality.

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What You Must Have

  • Twenty (20) years of experience in the Navy or supporting Navy surface ships.
  • Must have experience as an Inspector for the U.S. Navy Board of Inspection and Survey (INSURV).
  • Must have experience as an inspector at the Afloat Training Group or other fleet activity focusing on Pre-INSURV preparations for fleet unit is an acceptable substitute for experience as an INSURV inspector.
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain an active DoD Secret Security Clearance, and be a US Citizen.
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a local DBIDS/CAC card within 60 days of hire and maintain them throughout employment.
  • Must be able to travel up to 11-25%
  • Highschool Diploma or equivalent.

Bonus Points For...

  • Candidates assigned as Team Leads should have experience as a former Commanding Officer of a surface Navy ship.
  • Candidates with propulsion, deck/damage control, combat systems, and auxiliary/ electrical experience are highly preferred.
  • Prefer Twenty Five (25) years of experience in the Navy or supporting Navy Surface Ships.

Physical Requirements

Office, industrial, or shipboard environment. Capable of climbing ladders and tolerating confined spaces and extreme temperature variances. Lifting and moving materials may be required.

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

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: .

Federal Executive Order 14042 requires that covered contractor employees who work on, or in connection with, covered Federal contracts or at covered contractor workplaces may be required to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 and comply with other requirements. Covered contractor employees also must comply with agency COVID-19 workplace safety requirements while in Federal workplaces. Applicant agrees to comply with said requirements to the extent they apply to the applied-for position.

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

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