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Ingalls Shipbuilding is located in Pascagoula, Mississippi on 800 acres of the most important real estate in America. With nearly 11,000 employees, Ingalls is the largest manufacturing employer in Mississippi and a major contributor to the economic growth of both Mississippi and Alabama.
Since 1938, Ingalls Shipbuilding’s legacy has continuously proven to have the world-class talent, experience, and facilities to simultaneously build more classes of ships than any other shipyard in America.
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Ingalls shipbuilders develop and produce technologically advanced, highly capable warships for the U.S. Navy, U.S. Coast Guard, U.S. Marine Corps and international and commercial customers, producing nearly 70 percent of the Navy surface fleet of warships. Ingalls is the builder-of-record for both the Arleigh Burke-class (DDG 51) guided missile destroyers and America-class (LHA 6) large deck amphibious ships; and the sole builder of the Navy San Antonio-class (LPD 17) amphibious assault ships and Legend class National Security Cutters for the Coast Guard.
Ingalls Shipbuilding is a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII). HII is America’s largest military shipbuilding company and a provider of professional services to partners in government and industry.
Our primary work location is Pascagoula, Mississippi.
Our benefits include:
- Medical, Dental & Vision Plan Options
- Savings Plan Options (401K)
- Competitive Pay
- Paid Holidays (including Good Friday and Easter Monday, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving and Black Friday, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day)
- Vacation and/or Paid Time Off
- Onsite Health & Wellness Center
- Onsite Fitness Center
- Employee Discounts
- Bereavement Leave
- Employee Assistance Program
- Disability Insurance
- Family Medical Leave (eligible after one year of service)
- Jury Duty/Witness Pay
- Life Insurance
- Long Service & Retirement Awards
- Tuition Reimbursement
Ingalls Shipbuilding offers several pipelines for workforce development and training opportunities. Local high school students participate in our Talent Development Labs and Shipbuilder Academy programs while enrolled in a high school career technical education curriculum. Through community partnerships, Ingalls offers no-cost workforce training to help individuals become career-ready.
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The Ingalls Apprentice School is recognized as the backbone of a well-trained workforce. Every effort is made to provide each apprentice with opportunities to learn all the phases of a selected craft. This is done by job rotation, a system that allows the apprentice to perform in the various job assignments within the particular craft.
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Ingalls Shipbuilding has had a long standing relationship with the schools throughout the states of Mississippi, Alabama and Louisiana offering insight into our role in creating freedom, one ship at a time. We value these as opportunities to engage students and introduce them to Ingalls long before they graduate high school.
While we are currently unable to offer onsite tours and seminars to our local students, we have the ability to engage and interact with you virtually. Click here to request a virtual visit