1+ months

Warehouse Assistant 2 - 417

Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc.
Newport News, VA 23606

Huntington Ingalls Industries is Americas largest military shipbuilding company and a provider of professional services to partners in government and industry. For more than a century, HIIs 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. HIIs Technical Solutions division provides a wide range of professional services through its Fleet Support, Mission Driven Innovative Solutions, Nuclear & Environmental, and Oil & Gas groups. Headquartered in Newport News, Virginia, HII employs more than 42,000 people operating both domestically and internationally.

Job Description

The warehouse assistant will be responsible for ensuring inventory is processed, organized, and stored. The warehouse assistant will also package, scan, and prepare orders for delivery. The ideal candidate is comfortable working on their feet, focused on meeting goals, and experienced in inventory software and databases.

Essential Job Responsibilities

Controls the efficient flow of goods, services, and information between point of origin through customer placement in order to meet customer requirements. Ensures that customer service and time objectives are achieved within existing financial constraints in order to meet marketing and financial objectives. Ensures the execution and continuous improvement of standard logistics processes, such as the replenishment system, data interchange systems, demand management, electronic data systems administration and related functions. Builds relationships with strategic customers through logistics initiatives. Integrates learning from customers, competitors, operating entities, distribution, transportation, customer service, other industries, industry groups, and professional training to continuously improve competitive position.

Minimum Qualifications

3 Years relevant experience with Bachelors; 1 Year relevant experience with Masters; An additional 4 years of specific job experience with a HS diploma may be substituted for the Bachelor's degree requirement for this job. This experience is additional to subsequent relevant years of experience listed with the job's education requirements. Example: If this job required a Bachelor's degree + 5 years relevant experience the equivalency would equal HS diploma + 9 years job related experience.

+ - Must have prior experience in Logistics Management.

+ - Must have prior experience with Inventory Control, including transfers and cycle counts.

+ - Must have the ability to confer with various shipping companies to track orders and correct shipping errors.

+ - Must be analytical, organized, focused and be a great communicator, both oral and written.

+ - Must be able to multitask, have initiative, be adaptable to changing priorities.

+ - Must be able to review documentation and monitor material.

+ - Must be able to troubleshoot quantity discrepancies between stock and records.

Preferred Requirements

+ - Warehouse experience / inventory management and excellent customer service skills preferred.

+ - Required to work in an industrial environment ISO of Refueling Complex Overhauls.

+ - Good working knowledge of Microsoft Suite, especially Word and Excel programs.

+ - Will be required to maintain a forklift license.

Physical Requirements

Must be able to work in a shipboard environment. Must be able to lift, carry, and transport heavy equipment.

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


Posted: 2020-05-11 Expires: 2020-07-10

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Warehouse Assistant 2 - 417

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Newport News, VA 23606

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