185417 - Designer 3
Newport News
$27.64 to $36.35 DOE
6 months

Chipton-Ross is seeking a Designer 3 for an opportunity in Newport News, VA.

Designs components or portions of systems and modifies existing designs to develop or improve products and facilitate manufacturing operations. Utilizes computer-aided design equipment and/or graphic tools such as, CAD, CAM or CATIA. Gathers information, makes studies, computes calculations, and prepares original rough layouts, sketches to present design proposal. Coordinates design criteria with engineering, manufacturing, tooling, material, and planning group such as ease of manufacture, availability of materials, and contractual specifications. Exclude classifications in which incumbents predominantly perform drafting assignments.
Leveling Factors: Knowledge: Full Considerable knowledge of the job. Complete acquaintance with and understanding of the general and detailed aspects of the job, and their practical applications to problems and situations ordinarily encountered.
Supervision Given and Received: Limited supervision. No instructions needed on routine work, and general instructions given on new lines of work or special assignments.
Typical Duties and Tasks: Duties & tasks are varied and moderately complex. Resolves most questions and problems, and refers complex questions to higher levels.
Consequence of Errors: Errors may be difficult to detect and would normally result in loss of customer business, material, or equipment to resolve.
Contacts: Contacts are frequent with individuals representing other departments, and/or representing outside organizations. Contacts involve obtaining or providing information or data on matters of moderate importance to the function of the department or which may be of sensitive nature.
This position will specifically support the checking of drawings and 3D model files for CVN80.
This position will not require clearance, driving, travel, or PPE.
The main work site location is outside yard gates.

Associates or other 2 year technical degree in related discipline and 3 years of related experience.
Equivalency: Associate's Degree and 3 years of experience. 2 years of related experience can be substituted for Associate's degree. 4 years of non-related experience can be substituted for Associate's degree. An Apprentice Certificate or graduation from Navy Nuclear Power School can be substituted for Associate's degree.

Candidates submitted must have the following experience:
• 3D modeling experience required.
• Siemens NX and Teamcenter software experience helpful.
• Aircraft Carrier or light Outfitting design helpful
• Self-starters- OJT
Monday - Friday 7:30am - 4:00pm
Primary work site location will be outside the yard gates but occasional meetings inside the yard will take place. Steel toes, hard hat, and safety glasses are required.

Associate's or other 2 year technical degree in related discipline is required. See required experience for substitution.
Candidate's submitted with ABET accredited degree do NOT qualify for this position.
Confirm ABET using www.abet.org

5/40 workweek.

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Andrew Craft
11832 Fishing Point Drive, Suite 100
Newport News, VA 23606

Phone: (757) 595-0005 x173 or (877) 244-5418 x173

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.