Ingalls Shipbuilding which currently employs more than 18,000 shipbuilding
professionals along the Gulf Coast from Mississippi & Louisiana,
is one of the nation’s leading full service systems companies for
the design, engineering, construction, and life cycle support of
major surface ships for the U.S. Navy, U.S. Coast Guard and international
navies, and for commercial vessels of all types.
Through our continuous improvement initiatives, it is our goal
to become the employer of choice. We have raised the bar, therefore,
we expect the best to apply and we expect our employees to apply
If you are selected for the Apprenticeship Program, we will provide
you the opportunity and the training required for you to succeed.
You will earn excellent wages, starting at 32,500, while participating
in a very intense training program to prepare you for your new career
and provide you the knowledge to be productive in your new craft.
Throughout the process, instructors, supervisors and journeyman
mechanics will assist you in developing your skills and knowledge.
Our Apprenticeship Program ranges in length from two to four years
of instruction and hands-on development. During your development,
you will attend our local Community College and take courses in
related studies that help earn college credits toward an Associates
Degree. This allows you to receive an education, build work ethic,
gain experience and develop into a world class journeyman mechanic.
You will achieve all this while working alongside some of the most
skilled craftsmen in the world.
As you browse our website, I encourage you to learn more about
The Ingalls Apprentice Program and explore the possibility of taking
the next step into a promising future in a rewarding career.
Why Select Apprenticeship Over
The apprenticeship program is jointly sponsored by the
International Brotherhood of Electrical
Workers Local 733. and the Pascagoula Metal Trades Council.