Field Engineer (Kuwait/Iraq) Job



  Full Time   Employee

Kuwait City

Field Engineer (Kuwait/Iraq) (Job Number:422717)


Job Description:

The Field Engineer (FE) will perform on a Combat Outpost Surveillance and Force Protection System (COSFPS) service team to install, train, maintain, troubleshoot, repair, and de-install COSFPS equipment on high-risk Forward Operating Bases (FOB) in SW Asia. The FSR can expect to be deployed a minimum of 6 to nine months. Must be able to perform sensor, tower, and other install/maintenance/de-install work on austere FOBs. Must be able to interface with military units on the ground during the tasks. Must be willing to perform logistics tasks (e.g. assist inventories) and other fielding duties as required by team leads. Field Service Representatives may be called on to assist the retrograde of faulty equipment back to logistics sites. The FSR may be requested to arrange for his transportation within theater. Work Location is Kuwait/Iraq 12 hr days X 7 days a week.

TYPICAL EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Bachelors and two (2) years or more experience; Masters and 0 years related experience.

Required Education & Experience:

A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university is required. Six years of related experience may be substituted in lieu of a degree.

2+ years of related Force Protection, Logistics, or Installation experience is required.

Should be proficient in Microsoft Office to include Word, PowerPoint, and Excel.

Must have security sensor / camera hardware, including communications, installation experience. Experience as a COSFPS FSR, TASS/FPS/ SGS administrator, TASS/FPS/SGS maintainer, or TASS/FPS/SGS installer is a plus.

Required Qualifications:

Must meet DoD Height / Weight standards.

Must satisfactorily complete National Deployment Center (NDC) training requirements, and medical and dental requirements prior to deployment.

Must maintain medical, dental, and training requirements/standards during the deployment period. Failure to meet standards may be grounds for immediate return to CONUS and termination.

Must be willing to live and work in austere, hostile environment for extended periods of time.

Current US Passport valid for one or more years required. Must be eligible for Kuwait and Iraq Visas.

Clearance Requirement:

Must currently possess a SECRET security clearance.

SAIC Overview:SAIC is a premier technology integrator providing full life cycle services and solutions in the technical, engineering, intelligence, and enterprise information technology markets. SAIC provides systems engineering and integration offerings for large, complex projects. Headquartered in McLean, Virginia, SAIC has approximately 15,000 employees and annual revenues of about $4.3 billion.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Job Posting: Oct 17, 2016, 10:14:14 AM
Primary Location: Kuwait-KU-KUWAIT CITY
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Potential for Teleworking: No
Travel: None
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: Full-time

To apply for this job, contact:
Jane Ormerod

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