Electronic Technicians

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Job Description:

Leidos Defense group is seeking to hire an additional 10 Electronics Technicians to travel and work aboard ships at sea for extended periods (approximately 6 months), work rotating shifts, work in excess of 40-hours per week. There will down periods between rotations (approximately 3 months).

**Selected applicant can reside anywhere within the United States as long as he/she is flexible for deployments and travel.**

As a member of the IUSS/SURTASS team, you will be responsible for the following:
  • Operation and maintenance of electronic equipment utilizing common and specialized tools in repair and maintenance of electro/mechanical equipment, test equipment, manufacturers' manuals, schematic diagrams and government procedures to operate and repair electro/mechanical equipment.
  • Preparation of all required reports; assist higher level personnel in compiling data for reports, procedures and manuals and ensure proper maintenance of records and logs.
  • Perform collateral duties in security, safety and logistics areas.
  • You will participate in Leidos and Government safety programs, as well as the deployment and retrieval of the array and all other special tasks related to SURTASS operations.
  • This position will require close cooperation and working relationships with active duty military and other Government personnel.
  • Berthing arrangements on board T-AGOS vessels will require sharing staterooms and other facilities.
  • Position requires the ability to perform in an arduous duty environment and the successful candidate must be capable of passing a Mariner's Physical per COMSCINST 6000.l.c and maintain their medical fitness for this position.


Basic Qualifications:
  • Requires high school diploma or equivalent and 1 - 3 years of prior relevant experience.
  • Demonstrated ability to perform assigned technical/para-engineering tasks and 1 year of experience.
  • Previous electronics repair and maintenance experience.
  • Individuals must possess the ability and demeanor to share common spaces over lengthy deployment periods and work closely with others in a small working area and in a shipboard environment.
  • Selected applicant must be proficient with personal computers and have a familiarity with operational and maintenance publications.
  • Must be able to communicate effectively both orally and in writing.
  • Obtain valid U.S. passport in an expeditious manner, have the ability to travel, successfully complete and pass a pre-employment drug screening, and have the ability to obtain and maintain company provided travel charge cards.
  • Must have successfully completed a class C military electronics repair school and/or have a degree in electronics/information technology.
  • Selected applicant will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Final Secret required to start and ability to obtain a Top Secret.


Desired Qualifications:
  • SURTASS program training is highly desired.
  • Familiarity and knowledge of UNIX is desired Background in EKMS/COMSEC.


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