The Towed System Intermediate Maintenance Activity group at Leidos currently has an opening for an Electronics Technician to work at our Santa Rita, Guam facility. This site provides direct fleet support with towed acoustic systems installed on submarines and surface ships, including 24/7/365 worldwide casualty assistance (CASREP) support.
Candidate will be responsible for conducting towed array module physical inspection, electrical testing, troubleshooting, array assembly and ship board installation of towed bodies while working in a pier side environment in all weather conditions and/or in a warehouse environment. Candidate will be responsible to review technical documentation, identify discrepancies and submit TMDERS (Technical Manuals Deficiency/Evaluation Report) corrections. This position has occasional requirements for overtime work in order to meet US Navy operational schedules, and may have occasional requirements for extended travel to support surge work at other Towed System IMAs in order to meet US Navy operational schedules. Travel overseas and within CONUS on short notice may be required. Selected candidate will receive on the job training in accordance with established Personnel Qualifications Standards (PQS) and is expected to qualify as a Towed Systems IMA Technician and Pier-Side Supervisor. Selected candidate will be required to complete all knowledge qualifications on all towed arrays serviced by the IMA within 8 months of hire date. Selected candidate will have 14 months from the date of hire to become a certified Towed Array Pier Supervisor. Selected candidate will interact with Navy, Government and civilian support contractors. The candidate may be expected to assume additional collateral duties from time to time as assigned by the site manager.
- Graduate of an accredited technical institute or apprentice program in electronics above the high school level or successful completion of a military electronics course equivalent to U.S. Navy "C" school and at least two years experience in the test and repair of electronic/electrical equipment or equivalent combination of education and experience. 2 years directly related experience can offset the education requirements.
- Experience in the use of electronic test equipment and operation of various hand held power tools.
- Must obtain a minimum of an interim Secret prior to commencement of employment and completion of a final secret clearance.
- Must have and maintain a valid driver's license.
- Must complete a background check and physical to be able to obtain a DOT license.
- Must be able to lift 40 lbs.
- Prior US military service, preferably Navy and on a platform utilizing towed sonar systems (submarine or surface ship).
- Graduate of a Navy Instructor Training course.
- Experienced in the operation, troubleshooting, and/or repair of towed sonar arrays, or experience with any of the following equipment is desirable: AN/BQQ-5, AN/BQQ-6, AN/BSY-1, AN/BSY-2, SQQ-89, OK-276, OA-9070/9070A, OK-410 or OK-542/542A.
- Must be able to perform light mechanical maintenance actions and operate a forklift as part of assigned duties.
- Experienced in the use of Microsoft Office products (2007/2010)
- Active secret clearance.