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Job #: R-00004360
Location: Chesapeake, VA
Category: Field Services
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: Yes, 50% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Defense

Job Description:

The Defense Group at Leidos currently has an opening for a Junior Electrician to work at our Integration and Logistics Center in Chesapeake, VA. This is an exciting opportunity to use your experience helping the Surface Sonar mission. In this mission, Leidos provides engineering and technical support for the United States Navy's Undersea Warfare (USW) System.

Primary Responsibilities
  • Perform electrical trade functions such as the installation, maintenance, and repair of shipboard equipment
  • Install generator, transformers, switchboards, controllers, circuit breakers, motors, heating units, conduit system, or other transmission equipment
  • Use installation drawings and schematics
  • Perform modifications internally to equipment units in the performance of engineering changes
  • Use meters to measure and document electrical test results


Basic Qualifications

High school/vocational school diploma and one year electrical experience

Must be able to obtain and maintain a Secret Clearance

Must be able to obtain and maintain a passport

Preferred Qualifications

Shipboard electrical experience

Electrical experience in bench repairs

Copper, data, fiber termination

Power modifications

Cableway qualifications

Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 31,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.17 billion for the fiscal year ended December 29, 2017. (NYSE: LDOS) All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

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