Electronic Field Technician (647161)

  • 02/19/2018

Job Description

Job Summary: The successful candidate will perform a variety of operation and maintenance of electronic equipment; utilizing common and specialized tools in repair and maintenance of electro/mechanical equipment; test equipment, manufacturers' manuals, schematic diagrams and government procedures to operate and repair electro/mechanical equipment. Preparation of all required reports; assist higher level personnel in compiling data for reports, procedures and manuals and ensure proper maintenance of records and logs. Perform collateral duties in security, safety and logistics areas. Participate in the deployment and retrieval of the array and all other special tasks related to SURTASS operations. This position will require close cooperation and working relationships with active duty military and other Government personnel. Berthing arrangements on board T-AGOS vessels will require sharing staterooms and other facilities. Selected applicant will be required to travel and work aboard ships at sea for extended periods (approximately 6 months), work rotating shifts, work in excess of 40-hours per week. There will down periods between rotations (approximately 3 months). Selected applicant can reside anywhere within the United States as long as he/she is flexible for deployments and travel
Position requires the ability to perform in an arduous duty environment and the successful candidate must be capable of passing a Mariner's Physical per COMSCINST 6000.l.c and maintain their medical fitness for this position.
Basic Qualifications: High School diploma, or equivalent experience/combined education, with additional specialized technical training equivalent to a technical Associate degree and/or demonstrated ability to perform assigned technical/para-engineering tasks and 5 years or more of experience. Final Top Secret required at start and ability to maintain a Top Secret. Must have served a minimum of 600 sea days and certified as a communications technician, array technician, and processing system technician. Exceptions can be made based on a technician’s performance during assigned missions.
Previous electronics repair and maintenance experience
Must possess the ability and demeanor to share common spaces over lengthy deployment periods and work closely with others in a small working area and in a shipboard environment
Must be proficient with personal computers and have a familiarity with operational and maintenance publications
Must be able to communicate effectively both orally and in writing
Must be able to obtain valid U.S. passport in an expeditious manner
Must have the ability to travel
Must have the ability to perform in an arduous duty environment
Must be capable of passing a Mariner's Physical per COMSCINST 6000.l.c and maintain medical fitness for this position.
Leidos Overview:
Leidos is a global science and technology solutions leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported pro forma annual revenues of approximately $10 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2016 after giving effect to the recently completed combination of Leidos with Lockheed Martin's Information Systems Global Solutions business (IS GS). For more information, visit www.Leidos.com. The company’s diverse employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an Equal Opportunity Employer. JBLeidos ICJBMeta