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Engineering Technician, Vertical Launch Systems - 12583

Company: Huntington Ingalls Industries
Location: San Diego
Posted on: January 26, 2023

Job Description:

Press Tab to Move to Skip to Content Link Search by Keyword (use Keyword for Remote Positions) Share this Job Engineering Technician, Vertical Launch Systems - 12583Requisition Number: -12583 -Required Travel: 51 - 75% -Employment Type: -Full Time/Hourly/Non-ExemptAnticipated Salary Range: -$45,000.00 -- -$67,000.00 -Security Clearance: -Ability to Obtain -Level of Experience: -Mid -Who We AreHII - Mission Technologies Division is seeking Engineering Technicians for Vertical Launch System (VLS) In-Service Engineering Agent (ISEA) support. We are seeking candidates for this role in the following locations: -San Diego, CA, Norfolk, VA, Woodlake, VA, Bremerton, WA, Rota, Spain, Honolulu, HI, and Yokosuka, Japan.As the top ranked defense contractor on Forbes list of America's Best Large Employers, HII is committed to serving our employees, our communities, our service members, and our nation. We offer competitive benefits, education reimbursement, and professional development opportunities. Join HII Mission Technologies as an Engineering Technician and make a positive impact on US Navy readiness! **This position is contingent upon contract award.**What You Will DoThe Engineer Technician will provide lifecycle and systems integration support and perform adjustments, refurbishment, overhaul, upgrades, inspections, and component testing of the MK41 Vertical Launch System. Work will be performed both CONUS and OCONUS aboard Ticonderoga Class Guided Missile Cruisers (CG 47) and Arleigh Burke Class Guided Missile Destroyers (DDG 51), and Foreign Military Sales (FMS) ships. Additionally, services will be performed at shore sites, land-based test/ tactical facilities, training commands shipyards, and aboard ships in-port and at-sea for the U.S.A., Allied Nations, and FMS customers.What You Must HaveBasic knowledge and understanding of analog and digital circuitries, able to trace electronic signals using schematics, and block diagrams.Ability to travel 4-5 weeks and up to 3-6 months at a time. Longer shipyard periods of 3-6 months are a possibility, although rare.Must be a self-starter, ability to consistently deliver at a high level with minimum supervision and maintain continuous communications with peers and senior management.Ability to negotiate through conflicting demands for resources and manage time to drive overall organizational success.Good analytical, critical thinking and problem-solving skills.Ability to work in a shipyard industrial environment, able to traverse ladders, and stairwells onboard ships and in dry docks. -Should be prepared to successfully pass the 10-week VLS In-Service Engineering Agent (ISEA)/Fleet Service Representative (FSR) course, complete the VLS Personnel Certification Program, and obtain System Maintenance Certification (SMT) as a condition to continued employment.Must have a valid driver's license with clean driving record.Must have a valid passport or the ability to obtain a passport.Must be able and willing to work outside in adverse weather conditions.Must be able to bend, reach, stoop, and lift up to 50 lbs.Must be able to obtain and maintain a SECRET clearance.High School education, or Trade School or equivalent, and 2 years of related experience. -Bonus Points For...Highly preferred US Navy experience ratings are as follows in priority order:Highly preferred USN certifications:

  • VLS C School
  • V65B / NEC-0981
  • MK 41 Vertical Launching System Maintenance Technician (BL III)
  • V64B / NEC-0979
  • V66B / NEC-0983Physical RequirementsMust be able to lift, carry and transport heavy equipment and boxes. The exact weight requirements will be determined by the specific job, but no less than 50 lbs. Able to work on and climb ladders, work in extreme temperature environments, aboard ships, in shipyards, under industrial conditions and in confined spaces. Able to perform other duties as required which may involve high heat, humidity, noise and dirty conditions, working aloft or over the sides of vessels. May ride ships at sea for extended periods. May require wearing a respirator. Travel may be required within and outside of the continental United States. - *MV *SG *TL *EP *TE HII's Mission Technologies division develops integrated solutions that enable today's connected, all-domain force. Capabilities include C5ISR systems and operations; the application of AI and machine learning to battlefield decisions; defensive and offensive cyberspace strategies and EW; unmanned, autonomous systems; LVC solutions; platform modernization; and critical nuclear operations. Together, HII's domain expertise and advanced technologies support mission partners anywhere around the globe. For more information, visit is a global engineering and defense technologies provider. With a 135-year history of trusted partnerships in advancing U.S. national security, HII delivers critical capabilities ranging from the most powerful and survivable naval ships ever built, to unmanned systems, ISR and AI/ML analytics. HII leads the industry in mission-driven solutions that support and enable a networked, all-domain force. Headquartered in Virginia, HII's skilled workforce is 44,000 strong.HII is an Equal Opportunity/Vets and Disabled Employer. U.S. Citizenship may be required for certain positions.

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