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Events – 6/27/2022

Published June 28, 2022

JUNE 29
Newport News Shipbuilding Talent Acquisition is hosting open interviews for entry-level and trainee fitter (X11) and welder (X18) positions between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. on June 29 at the NNS Employment Office, located at NetCenter (Suite 176, Entrance 3). Job seekers may also apply in advance to reqs 22406, 22424, 22524 or 22525 at buildyourcareer.com.


JUNE 30
The Hispanic Outreach and Leadership Alliance (HOLA) is reading “The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People” by Stephen R. Covey for its monthly book club series. Sign up on MyNNS to participate in the book club discussion from 5 until 6 p.m. Contact Samuel Byrne via email for more information.


JULY 14
Spear and Gear Toastmasters welcomes all shipbuilders to a virtual Toastmasters meeting at 6 p.m. on Zoom. Toastmasters is a safe and welcoming environment for those seeking to enhance their communication and leadership skills. If interested in joining, reach out to the following for Zoom information and to RSVP: Tammy Smith (N358), Paul Gee Jr. (O52) or Jamar Skyles (E03) at NNS and Taylor Chamberlain (E91) at KSO.


JULY 28
Spear and Gear Toastmasters welcomes all shipbuilders to a virtual Toastmasters meeting at 6 p.m. on Zoom. Toastmasters is a safe and welcoming environment for those seeking to enhance their communication and leadership skills. If interested in joining, reach out to the following for Zoom information and to RSVP: Tammy Smith (N358), Paul Gee Jr. (O52) or Jamar Skyles (E03) at NNS and Taylor Chamberlain (E91) at KSO.


JULY 14-15
Newport News Shipbuilding Talent Acquisition, partnering with the Engineering and Design and Nuclear Propulsion divisions, is hosting an in-person hiring event July 14-15. Job seekers must apply by July 5 to select open positions to be invited to attend. Job seekers who participate will have the opportunity to interview, network with hiring managers and may receive an “on-the-spot” job offer if qualified. Visit hii.com/nns-hiring-event-july for a list of positions and to apply.


JULY 30
Join The Apprentice School Student Association at Kingsmill Resort at 7:30 a.m. for its first golf tournament in support of breast cancer awareness. The entry fee will be $100 per person, with teams of four. Each team must include at least one apprentice or alumnus to participate. Lunch will be provided along with raffles and giveaways. We hope to see you on the course. RSVP at ApprenticeStudents.com/events. For more information, contact Jessica Lawson via email or at 757-703-6090.


AUGUST 15
The Apprentice School is applying for reaffirmation of accreditation with the Commission of the Council on Occupational Education. Persons wishing to make comments should write to the Executive Director, Commission of the Council on Occupational Education, 7840 Roswell Rd., Bldg. 300, Suite 325, Atlanta, GA 30350, or submit their comments via the Council website (www.council.org). Persons making comments must provide their names and mailing addresses.