Truestone, LLC Engineering Technician III (must have Secret clearance) in Suffolk, Virginia23434

Truestone delivers complex systems and networks services that facilitate military and federal civilian agency operations. Our teams have worked on every U.S. Navy carrier and thousands of Coast Guard ships, developed systems to counter the threat of improved explosive devices, and provided Enterprise IT lifecycle support for thousands of users at dozens of locations – all to safeguard and enhance critical missions that protect Americans, our allies, and our way of life.

PRIMARY FUNCTION

The Engineering Technician III is responsible for the engineering, design, and installation of telecommunications systems and electronic systems. Experience performing repair, maintenance, or installation. Constructs components, sub-units, or simple models or adapts standard equipment. Troubleshoots and corrects malfunctions. Conduct various tests and experiments which may require minor modifications in test setups or procedures as well as subjective judgments in measurement; selects, sets up, and operates standard test equipment and records test data.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

•Serves as team leader for system installations, integrations, engineering upgrades, and testing projects.

•Comprehension and hands on application of NAVSEA installation standards and Military Specifications for shipboard C4ISR systems installations.

•Comprehension and hands on application of ANSI EIA/TIA installation standards for copper and fiber optic cable plant, connector fabrication, and testing.

•Comprehend and execute tasking of moderate to high complexity with little to no supervision.

• Works well within a team environment in the field.

•Provides over-the-shoulder (post installation) training to civilian and/or military personnel to system functionality and operation.

•Possess and properly utilize installation hand tools such as screw drivers, wrenches, tie-wrap guns, connector crimpers, wire strippers, side cutters, and electrical scissors among many others.

•Properly utilize special test equipment such as spectrum analyzers, oscilloscopes, volt-ohm (multi-meters), and fiber optic light loss meters in the field.

• Interpret technical drawings or publications in order to execute a specific task.

• Capable of troubleshooting systems of high complexity in order to resolve operational issues.

• Provides on-the-job training to subordinate technicians as required to properly complete a task.

•Quickly adapt and understand new system installations through independent study, research, and comprehension.

• Travel to job sites as required by the PM and IAW the Joint Federal Travel Regulations (JFTR).

• Performs other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS

• Associate’s Degree in Engineering Technology, or formal electronics training from a Class A or C military school in electronics or communications.

General and specialized experience may be substituted for education

• Five (5) years of experience working with C4ISR Systems

• 7-10 years of experience in electronic systems troubleshooting and repair, including both shipboard and shore installations.

• Knowledge of connector fabrication, soldering, cableway or telecommunications training such as BICSI, 3M, IPC, or NAVSEA instruction is a plus.

• Strong written and verbal communication skills

• Must have a Secret level security clearance.

• Must be a US citizen

WORK ENVIRONMENT AND PHYSICAL DEMANDS

This position involves office, industrial, and shipboard working environments. Some lifting and/or moving up to 25 pounds required.

Fair Labor Standards Act Status : Non -Exempt

The above is not intended to list all possible essential functions or requirements as they are subject to change. The employer reserves the right to revise or change this description. This description does not constitute a written or implied contract of employment. All employees are expected to work varying hours of compensated overtime to accomplish various duties. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to satisfactorily perform each of the above essential duties and meet the physical demands. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to meet these conditions.

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for the position; however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

We are Equal Opportunity Employers. Prospective employees will receive consideration without discrimination because of race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status.

We are committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you have a physical and/or mental disability and are interested in applying for employment and need special accommodations to use our website to apply for a position please contact, Recruiting Services at job-assist@akima.com or 571-353-7053. The dedicated email and telephonic options above are reserved only for individuals with disabilities needing accessibility assistance. Please do not use the dedicated phone number above to call on the status of your job application if you do not require accessibility assistance or an accommodation. Reasonable accommodation requests are considered on a case-by-case basis.

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Job: *Engineering/Design

Organization: *Truestone

Title: Engineering Technician III (must have Secret clearance)

Location: VA-Suffolk

Requisition ID: TRU00910