Huntington Ingalls Industries AMSEC Tradesperson 2 in San Diego, California


Job Title:

AMSEC Tradesperson 2

Department/Cost Center:

113 - AMSEC MMTS - 11303 - SECAP

External Job Description:

Employment is contingent on applicant obtaining base access.

Position specifics: At least 4 years US Navy operational and maintenance experience with Major Damage Control systems including some of the following:




-Main/Secondary Drainage Systems

-Watertight Doors

-Water mist system

Demonstrated experience with shipboard 3M system required. Navy Master Training Specialist designation a plus for this position. Must be able to obtain and maintain a Confidential security clearance and base access credentials.

Under general supervision, performs standard and non-standard work that is dependent on trade specialty. Works from blueprints, tech manuals. Receives instructions on semi-routine and difficult assignments. May provide training and guidance to lower levels. Performs all necessary tasks (semi-skilled and unskilled) laboring duties related to the installation, maintenance and repair of a wide variety of systems and equipment.

Physical Requirements: Must be able to lift, carry and transport heavy equipment and boxes. The exact weight requirements will be determined by the specific job, but no less than 30 lbs. Able to work on and climb ladders, work in extreme temperature environments, aboard ships, in shipyards, under industrial conditions and in confined spaces. Able to perform other duties as required which may involve high heat, humidity, noise and dirty conditions, working aloft or over the sides of vessels. May ride ships at sea for extended periods. May require wearing a respirator. Most work is performed aboard ships or in industrial conditions. Travel may be required within and outside of the continental United States.

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Marketing Title:

AMSEC Tradesperson 2 (Damage Control)

Basic Qualifications:

High School education or Trade School + 4 years of related experience. Prefer technical/professional certifications.


AMSEC (0480)



Clearance Type:





Yes, 25% of the time

Company Statement:

AMSEC is a subsidiary of Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII). 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 provides a wide range of professional services through its Fleet Support, Integrated Missions Solutions, Nuclear and Environmental, and Oil and Gas groups. Headquartered in Newport News, Virginia, HII employs nearly 37,000 people operating both domestically and internationally.

Relocation Assistance:

No relocation assistance available

Minimum Education:

High School Diploma/GED


San Diego-California-United States

US Citizenship Required for this Position:


EEO Statement:

Equal Opportunity Employer - Veterans/Disabled Welcome. U.S. citizenship required for most positions.