Newport News, VA 23607

Post Date: 05/14/2018 Job ID: 164455 Industry: Shipyard Pay Rate: $20.43-$25 an hour

HKA is hiring a Designer in Newport News, VA. This is a long-term opportunity with great working conditions and great pay. Candidates will be responsible for drawing developments for Naval Vessels in the hull, mechanical, or electrical disciplines.



$20.43-$25 an hour



  • Experience with Siemens NX
  • Experience with AutoCAD



  • Must have marine. Naval progressive design experience in the naval ship design field.
  • AA or other 2 year technical degree in related discipline and 1-3 year related experience
  • HS+ 3 year’s related experience may be substituted for AA degree
  • Must have completed CAD instruction course or training
  • Familiar with drafting standard drafting standards, symbols, nomenclature, and engineering terms.
  • Ability to apply standard drafting standards, principles, symbols, and engineering terms.
  • Ability to read and understand blueprints, drawings, specifications and other written or verbal technical instructions.
  • Drafting table and associated drawing tools.
  • Must be able to perform site surveys and carry a laptop


Responsibilities Include

  • Design components or portions of systems and modifies existing designs to develop or improve products and facilitate manufacturing operations.
  • Utilize computer-aided design equipment and/or graphics tools such as CAD, and Siemens NX
  • Gather information, make studies, compute calculations, and prepares original rough layouts, sketches to present design proposal,
  • Ensures that anticipated problems in manufacturing, assembly, installation, and operation are resolved by drawing produced.


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HKA Enterprises is a global workforce solutions firm. If you're seeking a new career opportunity or project experience, our recruiters will work to understand your qualifications, experience, and personal goals. At HKA, we recognize the importance of matching employee goals with those of the employer. We strive to seek credibility, satisfaction, and endorsement from all of our applicants. We invite you to take time and search for your next career experience with us! HKA is an EEO Employer who participates in the US Citizenship and Immigration Services E-Verify Program.

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