Military Veterans


Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) employs thousands of military veterans and military reservists. We are committed to hiring candidates with prior military service and assisting our veteran and reservist employees. We are proud supporters of all branches of our U.S. military.

If YOU are a transitioning service member, we encourage you to continue your mission and join us as we protect America by building the finest military ships in the world.

Do you have prior military experience in Communications, Electronics, Engineering, Fabrication, Information Technology, Logistics, Machining, Vehicle Repair, or Support Operations? If so, we have careers for you!

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Translate Your Experience

Need help translating your military experience into a non-military skill set for your résumé? To assist you in making the transition to a career with us, there are a number of resources that can help translate military experience into civilian language.


The Department of Labor’s O*NET website helps translate military skills by providing common language and terminology to describe military occupational specialty.

militarycom provides information on the civilian job that relates to your military specialty.

Meet Our Recruiters

Interested in learning more about us? Meet with our recruiters at an upcoming military recruitment event near you! View Calendar

Meet Our People

4,872 HII employees are military veterans. Meet a few of them here.

Our employees are active in our Veterans Employee Resource Groups (VERG) at both our Ingalls and Newport News Shipbuilding divisions.

Our Sponsorships

We are proud to be a “Virginia Values Veterans” V3-certified company and to be sponsors of the Wounded Warrior Project and the USO.


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