Co-op & Internship Opportunities

Summer Internships

Huntington Ingalls Industries offers summer internship opportunities with our HII Corporate office and Newport News Shipbuilding division in Newport News, VA and our Ingalls Shipbuilding division in Pascagoula, MS. Students will work full-time, 40 hours per week, for a minimum of 10 weeks during the summer months.

Benefits:

  • Competitive pay
  • Employee discounts
  • Networking with fellow interns
  • Participation in community service projects
  • Temporary housing assistance
  • Shipyard tours and developmental opportunities

Summer Internship Requirements for HII Corporate & Newport News Shipbuilding

  • Must be 18 years of age or older
  • Be enrolled in a bachelors or masters degree program in Business, Computer Science, Engineering or Information Technology
  • Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA
  • Background check, drug screen and physical
  • U.S. citizenship
  • We will begin accepting applications for the 2019 summer internship program on November 26, 2018.

NNS Summer Interns In the News:

Summer Internship Requirements for Ingalls Shipbuilding

  • Must be 18 years of age or older
  • Be enrolled in a bachelors or masters degree program in Business, Engineering or Information Technology
  • Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA
  • Background check, drug screen and physical
  • U.S. citizenship or U.S. persons
  • We will begin accepting applications for the 2019 summer internship program on November 26, 2018.

About Co-ops

Co-op programs give college students the opportunity to combine the knowledge learned in the classroom with practical work experience. By gaining valuable work experience in Co-op programs, participants are able to better evaluate their future career opportunities. Co-op assignments are based on a candidates goals, company needs, and are posted to the Careers site in the Students & New Graduate portal intermittently throughout the year.

Current NNS Co-ops

Part-Time Business Management Co-op

  • This co-op is up to 20 hours per week and is completed while attending school.
  • Application

Part-Time Designer Co-op

  • This co-op is up to 20 hours per week and is completed while attending school.
  • For students in an Associate’s program
  • Application

Part-Time Engineering Co-op

  • This co-op is up to 20 hours per week and is completed while attending school.
  • Application

Part-Time Quality Engineering Co-op

  • This co-op is up to 20 hours per week and is completed while attending school.
  • For college Sophomores & Juniors
  • Application

Full-Time Engineering Co-op

  • This co-op is full-time, 40 hours per week.
  • Three semesters are required. Two can be during summer. At least one semester will be completed during fall or spring school semesters.
  • Housing options are offered.
  • These co-ops are posted as needed for “hard to fill” positions.

Part-Time IT Co-op

  • This co-op is up to 20 hours per week and is completed while attending school.
  • For college Sophomores & Juniors
  • Application

 

Getting ready to graduate?

HII posts full-time entry-level positions to our Careers site in the Students & New Graduate portal throughout the year. New jobs are posted every week! You can also look for us at recruiting events in your area throughout the year. See Event Calendar.

Currently, Newport News Shipbuilding is hiring in:

  • Design
  • Engineering
  • IT
  • Planning

 

Other NNS Programs

In addition to college internships and co-ops, Newport News Shipbuilding offers:

  • eShip/iShip, a summer internship program for graduating high school seniors
  • Teacher Internship
  • Trades Internship
  • Marine Skilled Training Programs (view video to learn more)

These programs are posted as needed. Keep an eye on buildyourcareer.com for the applications.