Refer a Friend

Each division of Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) accepts referrals for all positions. Some positions within AMSEC, Newport News Industrial, Newport News Shipbuilding have been identified as referral bonus eligible. This is designed to reward current employees for referring qualified candidates to target positions for which the referred candidate is hired.

The Employee Referral Program may be changed or terminated at any time for any reason at the sole discretion of Human Resources. Human Resources reserves the right to administer and interpret the Employee Referral Program at its discretion.

Employee Eligibility Exceptions:

All HII employees are eligible for this program with the exception of the following:

  • Managers or individuals involved in the hiring process or hiring decision of the job seeker
  • Summer hires, interns, casual employees, and other temporary employees
  • Employees whose referrals were identified through their participation in recruiting programs, e.g., job fairs, college recruiting events, etc.
  • Employees who work within any HII Human Resources department
  • Employees that are specifically prohibited from participation in the Employee Referral Program as a result of any labor agreements, or other such circumstances
  • Employees in bonus-eligible programs
  • Referrals previously submitted by another employee within the last 12 months
  • Referrals of temporary agency or contract employees who worked for HII within the past 12 month
  • Referrals of former employees who worked for Huntington Ingalls Industries within the last 12 months
  • Referrals of current employees of HII in any capacity (including consultants and contractors)

Referral Details By Company

AMSEC

  • All HII employees are eligible to submit referrals
  • Only AMSEC employees are eligible for referral bonus
  • Contact your local AMSEC Human Resources Representative for referral form and additional information

CMSD

  • All HII employees are eligible to submit referrals
  • Contact your local CMSD Human Resources Representative for additional information

Newport News Industrial

Awards will be paid after ninety (90) days as long as the referred employee and the referring employee are still employed by NNI. Referrals should be submitted online. The following targeted positions at Newport News Industrial are eligible for a referral bonus:

  • Welders will be eligible for a $250 award.
  • The referred employee must pass the required nuclear qualification examination.

Please follow the guidelines and procedures outlined below. Failure to comply may negatively impact your ability to receive your reward.

  • Have the qualified candidate apply to the opening while the position is still posted and advertised online.
  • The employee must complete the online form within 48 hours of the candidate applying to the position.
  • Please Note: If the candidate was already in our job applicant system at the time the referral was made, the referral will not be honored.

Ingalls Shipbuilding

  • All HII employees are eligible to submit referrals for all open positions and are encouraged to do so.
  • At this time we are not offering any referral bonus monetary awards, but referrals are still accepted.

To submit a referral please follow the guidelines and procedures listed below:

  • Send an e-mail to the Ingalls ERAP e-mail account erap.ss@hii-ingalls.com within 48 hours of the candidate applying to the position with the following information:
    • Your name
    • Your badge number
    • Your current department number
    • The name of the candidate you are referring
    • Position/Job Title and Requisition Number you are referring them to
    • Have the qualified candidate apply to the opening while the position is still posted and advertised online.

In the future, if referral bonus monetary awards are offered, these positions will be advertised as ERAP in specific job postings on the Careers website and in the Centerline employee newsletter. Awards will be paid after ninety (90) days as long as the referred employee and the referring employee are still employed by HII. Failure to comply with the guidelines provided may negatively impact your ability to receive your award. Please Note: If the candidate was already in our job applicant system at the time your referral was made, the referral bonus will not be honored.

Newport News Shipbuilding

All HII employees are eligible to submit referrals for all open positions and are encouraged to do so. At this time we are offering referral bonus monetary awards to current NNS employees that refer candidates for the following targeted positions:

  • Engineer 3, Engineer 4, and Engineer 5 positions will be eligible for a $2000 award
  • Computer Systems Security Analyst 2 and Computer Systems Security Analyst 3 positions will be eligible for a $1000 award
  • Engineer Systems 3 position will be eligible for a $2000 award
  • Engineer Systems 4 and Engineer Systems 5 positions will be eligible for $3000 awards
  • Systems Administrator 3 position will be eligible for a $2000 award
  • Systems Administrator 4 position will be eligible for a $3000 award

To submit a referral please follow the guidelines and procedures listed below:

  • Complete the online form. (Please note this form must be completed within 48 hours of the candidate applying to the position.)
  • Have the qualified candidate apply to the opening while the position is still posted and advertised online.

Awards will be paid after ninety (90) days as long as the referred employee and the referring employee are still employed by NNS. Failure to comply with the guidelines provided may negatively impact your ability to receive your reward. Please Note: If the candidate was already in our job applicant system at the time the referral was made, the referral bonus will not be honored.