Chief Electronic Technician

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee


Raytheon IIS is seeking a Chief Electronics Technician (LG-11) for work located onboard the USNS Howard Lorenzen T-AGM-25, a forward deployed USNS ship. The job is to operate and maintain communications equipment in a ready state 24/7 and perform other duties as assigned. The position requires personnel to live and work onboard an USNS ship at sea. Berthing and meals are provided. This job includes up to four paid trips for vacation each year. This position is onboard a ship and requires passing a maritime medical physical. This position is represented by the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW), Local 2088, and the pay and benefits are per the Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA). This position requires an active U.S. Top Secret Security Clearance as of day one of employment.

Job Duties will include:

Operate and maintain the associated communications-electronic equipment, including embedded communications systems, data communications, data processors, desktop computers and ancillary equipment; I MC public address systems; Tech Alert systems; Closed Circuit Television CCTV systems, including cameras, monitors, Direct-to-Sailor DTS TV system, equalizers, conditioning equipment; COMSEC equipment, including data and voice encryption devices; navigation systems; multiplexers and modems; Red and Black tech control facilities, weather systems, equipment, and telephone exchanges, along with all end instruments.

Operate and maintain security alarm systems, electronic security systems, and electronic cipher locks.

Operate and maintain Message Processing Centers (MPC) consisting of standard Navy message processing systems.

Operate and maintain Mission Communications Centers (MCC) consisting of several technical alert and communications systems which operate during mission Periods of Interest (POI).

Operate and maintain transmitters and receivers, including High Frequency (HF), Very High Frequency (VHF), Ultra High Frequency (UHF), Digital Modular Radio (DMR), UHF & Super High Frequency (SHF) Satellite Communications (SATCOM) equipment, and associated antennas.

Operate and maintain Technical Control Facilities consisting of RED and BLACK areas.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Experience:

Existing DoD TS/SCI

COMSEC experience.

Security plus certification.

In depth knowledge and experience operating ship LANs including NIPRNET and SIPRNET.

Must be able to read and interpret schematic diagrams, functional block diagrams and related drawings.

Experience in the repair of complex Electronics communications equipment and peripherals required.

Experience troubleshooting and repairing military communications circuits/networks.

LAN management including software implementation, hardware functionality and interconnections.

Computer experience relative to military communications and networking, routers, and related terminal equipment experience required.

Desired Knowledge, Skills and Experience:

Knowledge working with US Air Force COMSEC accounts

EKMS/KMI certification

Shipboard telephone systems and red/black circuit experience

LAN Management

Experience with DTS/TV system

Required Education:

Certified and trained to the standards of the US Navy's A-Schools for Electronics Technicians, Cryptologic Technicians, Operations Specialists, or Interior Communications Electricians or the equivalent civilian training with 12 years? experience.