Engineering Technician IV - Towed Array

9/10/16
Alion Science & Technology (www.alionscience.com)
Engineering

/yr

  Full Time   Employee


Portsmouth
Virginia
23704
United States

Responsibilities
This technician performs non-routine assignments of substantial variety and complexity, using operational precedents that are not fully applicable, such assignments that are typically parts of broader assignments, are screened to eliminate unusual design problems. This incumbent may plan such assignments.

Will be part of a team providing submarine technical support to Mid-Atlantic Regional Maintenance Center (MARMC).

*****Duties*****

This technician receives technical advice from supervisor or engineer. Work is reviewed for technical adequacy (or conformity with instructions).

This position may be assisted by lower level technicians and have frequent contact with professionals and others within the establishment, and performs one or a combination of such typical duties as:

a. Developing or reviewing designs by extracting and analyzing a variety of engineering data, applying convent ional engineering practices to develop, prepare, or recommend schematics, designs, specifications, electrical drawings and parts lists. (Examples of designs include: detailed circuit diagrams; hardware fittings or test equipment involving a variety of mechanisms; conventional piping systems; and building site layouts).

b. Conducting tests or experiments requiring selection and adaptation or modification of a wide variety of critical test equipment and test procedures, preparing and operating equipment, recording data, measuring and recording problems of significant complexity that sometimes require resolution at a higher level, and analyzes data and prepares test reports.

c. Applying methods outlined by others to limited segments of research and development projects, constructing experimental or prototype models to meet engineering requirements; conducts tests or experiments and redesigns as necessary and recording and evaluating data and reports findings.

Qualifications
Education and Experience
High school diploma.

Three (3) years full-time engineering experience in the operation, maintenance, installation, test and/or repair of submarine mechanical and or electrical and or electronic systems/equipment. Experience in evaluating the material condition of ship systems and implementing corrective action; and

In addition, five years full-time technical experience in the design, installation, test, and/or repair of mechanical/electrical/electronic or mechanical systems/equipments.

Candidate must have at least 3 years of experience supporting submarine related Towed Array (TA) and Towed Array Handling Systems (TAHS).

*****Knowledge, Skills, Abilities*****

Must be eligible for SECRET clearance immediately upon employment.

Diversity Statement Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply. Alion will provide a reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans who need assistance to apply. Please visit the Alion Careers site for more information U.S. Citizenship Required.

To apply for this job, contact:
Dee Goodwyn

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