Student Opportunities

Summer Internships

Huntington Ingalls Industries offers summer internship opportunities with the HII Corporate office and the Ingalls Shipbuilding and Newport News Shipbuilding divisions. These are paid summer internships with students working full-time (40 hours a week) for 10 consecutive weeks. Many of our summer interns transition into Co-ops or accept full-time offers starting after they graduate.

Student Requirements: 

  • Must be age 18 or older
  • Must be U.S. citizens
  • Must be enrolled in a bachelor or master degreed program
  • Have a minimum 3.0 GPA (cumulative)
  • Successfully complete a background investigation, drug screen and physical

Preferred majors include: Business, Engineering, Information Technology

Ingalls Shipbuilding – Now accepting applications (Must be U.S. citizens or U.S. persons)

Newport News Shipbuilding – Now accepting applications until November 28, 2021. Students are encouraged to apply early as video interviews will start in October. 

Co-op Opportunities

Earn while you learn! 

Our Newport News Shipbuilding division offers several paid part-time Co-op opportunities in Business Management, Design, Engineering, Information Technology and Supply Chain Management. When doing your job search, look for “Co-op” opportunities as they are posted throughout the year.

Student Requirements: 

  • Must be age 18 or older
  • Must be U.S. citizens
  • Must be enrolled in a bachelor or master degreed program
  • Have a minimum 3.0 GPA (cumulative)
  • Successfully complete a background investigation, drug screen and physical
  • Must be able to work up to 20 hours a week while still attending school full-time
  • Must be able to work full-time (40 hours a week) if participating in a sequential (semester) Co-op

Graduating?

Getting ready to graduate? We offer numerous entry-level career opportunities for recent college graduates.

When doing your job search, look for level 1 opportunities if graduating with a bachelors degree, or level 2 opportunities if graduating with a masters degree.

Newport News Shipbuilding now hiring for Engineer Mechanical 1 – Apply

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2021 Summer Interns with Ingalls Shipbuilding and Newport News Shipbuilding