Engineering Technician I - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States

United States of America - Virginia, Dahlgren

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking an entry-level engineering technician to provide Tactical Exploitation sensor and Link-16 JTIDS technical support for the Q52 Surface Maritime Sensor group at our Dahlgren, VA location. Duties will include coordinating and directly supporting the removal, installation and certification testing of the Tactical Exploitation Sensor and Link-16 antennas aboard various classes of United States Navy vessels, provide regular status updates to support the Surface Maritime Sensor Group Lead and the Production and Evaluation Program Manager with coordination and scheduling, and comply with all Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), safety regulations and Hazardous Material (HAZMAT) policies.

Minimum Requirements

  • One (1) year of general experience in electronics, physics, or RF energy.

  • Must be a US Citizen to be considered.

  • Position will require the ability to pass and maintain a government-issued security clearance of SECRET level or higher.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience working aboard Navy ships.

  • (3) Years of general electronic technology experience

  • Ability to Lift and Carry up to 50 lbs.

  • Ability to work at VARIOUS shipboard heights, including the top of masts, either from a crane bucket, scaffolding, or man lift. All PPE provided.

  • Experience using one or more of the following pieces of RF test equipment; multi-meters, Time Domain Reflectometers (TDRs), and Network Analyzers.

  • General hand tool and/or machine shop knowledge and skills (Drill Press/Grinders/Various Hand Tools) or willingness to learn.

  • Ability to read and follow schematics and assembly drawings.

  • Good communications and analytical skills.

  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment.

  • Ability to accept and respond to new emergent and unique project task requirements.

  • Ability to communicate clearly both orally and in writing to coworkers and team members as well as external entities/customers.

  • Ability to travel to support shipboard work for overnight as well as extended periods of time (1-2 weeks at a time).

  • Computer knowledge of programs, including, but not limited to: Microsoft Office – Word, Excel; e-mail services.

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is

pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions

inclusion, diversity and overall

employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our

core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only

delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering

Business Line Management Services

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 209848BR

Clearance Required Yes

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.