Norfolk Naval Shipyard

Portsmouth, Virginia

"We are America's Shipyard"

We are Norfolk Naval Shipyard (NNSY), continuously driving to excellence and delivering service to the fleet safely with the right quality on schedule and within budget. NNSY is recognized as a world class organization in executing our mission, developing our people, and aggressively improving performance at a state of the art facility.

Norfolk Naval Shipyard - Committed to our C.O.R.E.

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Now Hiring Production Skill Trades

Norfolk Naval Shipyard is now hiring production skill trades, including experienced pipefitters, marine machinery mechanics, shipwrights/scaffold builders, and riggers. Are you a skilled mechanic looking for a career? Please send your resume to FLTHRO_NNSY@navy.miltoday.

All applicants must be U.S. citizens and be able to pass government security investigations.

Federal employment benefits at the shipyard include health and life insurance, matching retirement plan contributions, 10 paid holidays annually, 13 vacation days annually (advancing to 26), and 13 sick days annually.

List of Available Jobs at Norfolk Naval Shipyard (PDF Download)

Classification & Qualifications for White Collar Positions

Classification & Qualifications for Blue Collar Positions

Classification & Qualifications Full Handbook (PDF Download)

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Shipyard Spotlight: Kim Zaner
NNSY's NCMA President Bill Welch presents Kim Zaner her Administrative Assistant of the Year Award.
July 11, 2019 - It only makes sense Kim Zaner would believe in karma. After all, this Nuclear Quality Division (Code

Newly Acquired Heavy Lifting Device Brings Efficiency to the Waterfront
Production Machinery Mechanic Ethan Holland operates the TK-EVO Heavy Lifting Device using a remote-controlled device.
July 9, 2019 - Seeking a way to move industrial plant equipment (IPE) without a forklift or crane, the Industrial

Eye on Innovation: Making Huge Strides in Virtual Reality at Norfolk Naval Shipyard
Computer Engineer Daniel Stith shows how to use the hands-free headset for the virtual reality simulation.
July 9, 2019 - Imagine conducting ship checks and training aboard a ship without ever leaving your office. At
Coler Me Awesome
Start Date/Time:
Saturday, June 22, 2019 8:00 AM
Recurring Event:
One time event
Normal Priority
Norfolk Naval Shipard Colore Me Awesome Family Run
St. Juliens Creek Annex
1801 Victory Blvd. Portsmouth

Same day registration begins at 8 a.m. 
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